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June 21, 2018

While you have 3 years to file a lawsuit after being injured in a car accident, you only have 30 days to file a claim for your no-fault benefits. New York is a no-fault insurance state, which means you can claim benefits such as lost wages and medical bills from your insurance regardless of who... Read Full Post

Category: Car Accident
June 21, 2018

If you are injured in a hit and run car accident, it is important to report your accident to the police and file an insurance claim as soon as possible. You should file your police report within 24 hours (if you are unable to do so, you may need to file an affidavit with an explanation of why... Read Full Post

Category: Car Accident
May 29, 2018

People often wonder how much their claim is worth after being injured in a car accident. Insurance companies will usually offer you a settlement, but how do you know that settlement is fair? Insurance companies care about their bottom line first and foremost, and they will offer the lowest... Read Full Post

Category: Car Accident
May 29, 2018

If you are injured after a slip, trip, and fall accident that occurred on someone else's property, you may be entitled to damages under premises liability law. Premises liability essentially means that building owners have a duty to keep their properties safe for visitors, guests, and residents... Read Full Post

Category: Premises Liability
May 17, 2018

People often wonder if they can sue a family member for a slip, trip, and fall accident. The answer is yes. There is no law barring you from suing a family member if you were injured through their negligence. If you were hurt on a family member's property because of unsafe conditions that they... Read Full Post

Category: Slip and Fall
May 14, 2018

One of the most common types of slip and fall accident injuries is a broken wrist. Our natural instinct when falling is to put out our hands to protect the head, which often leads to painful and even debilitating wrist injuries. If you slipped and fell on someone else's property due to the... Read Full Post

Category: Premises Liability
April 26, 2018

People often wonder if they can sue their employer when they are hurt on the job. While you can’t sue your employer for an injury, there may be other ways to seek compensation. For example, if you are hurt due to the negligence of a third party, you may be able to sue that responsible party. In... Read Full Post

Category: Slip and Fall
April 17, 2018

One of the most common places for people to slip, fall, and sustain injury is in a department store or department store parking lot. Wet floors, misplaced rugs, spills, and fallen merchandise are all hazards that can easily cause injury to someone absorbed in shopping and not expecting to have... Read Full Post

Category: Slip and Fall
April 10, 2018

One of the most common types of injury after a car accident is broken bones. When you break a bone, it can greatly impact your life. You may not be able to work for some time, your ability to perform daily tasks by yourself may be impacted, and you may even need surgery or end up with a lifelong... Read Full Post

Category: Car Accident
April 05, 2018

If you were injured in a slip and fall accident, call NYC personal injury lawyer Reid B. Wissner for a free consultation. We can handle all the details of your case, including going back to the scene to take pictures, speaking to any witnesses, filing any necessary reports, and so forth. In... Read Full Post

Category: Slip and Fall
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