New York is ranked as the 7th deadliest state to drive in, according to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA). Especially here in NYC, it can be dangerous for both drivers and pedestrians alike. Medical bills and repair costs can rack up after a crash. If your car is in the shop or totaled, you may need to pay for alternate means of travel. When you or a loved one suffers from an auto accident, you need an experienced accident attorney to fight for you. We can help you get the compensation you deserve for your accident.
Because auto accidents are often cleared within hours, it can be difficult to produce photographic evidence or witness statements. If possible, take photos of the scene. Be sure to contact the police to report the accident, and file a police report. The police report can be very helpful in building your case.
Bus Accidents in New York City
In New York City, bus accidents are a lot more common than in most other cities. Because of the size of buses, the injury you sustain can be much more severe. For bus riders, the lack of seatbelts can create more risk of injuries in the event of an accident. However, you must act quickly if you are injured in a bus accident. It can be difficult to deal with the MTA and city for bus accident injuries. Because of this, you need an experienced personal injury attorney to help you fight for your rights.