Topic: Car Accidents

Here you’ll find a collection of articles dealing with various topics related to car accident personal injury cases in New York.

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Who are the Best Car Accident Lawyers in New York?

Car accident injuries can drastically alter your life. In this situation, few decisions are more consequential than choosing an attorney to help you secure the financial recovery you need to cover your medical bills, lost wages, property damage, and pain and suffering. Most people would agree that the best way to find a lawyer is to get a personal referral from someone they know and trust. If that person...


How Do I Get a Copy of My Accident Report From the NYPD?

If you were in an auto accident in New York City, you should obtain a copy of your NYPD accident report as soon as possible. Your accident report from the NYPD recounts the events leading to your accident, the aftermath of the crash, and usually identifies the responsible party. Accident reports serve as strong evidence in your claim, especially if you decide to file a lawsuit. If the NYPD...


How Long Do I Have to File a Car Accident Claim in NY?

In New York, you have three years to file a lawsuit seeking bodily injury damages from the car accident date. This deadline is known as the statute of limitations for personal injury claims. It is important to note that the clock starts ticking on the accident date, not the injury date. However, this is not an absolute deadline for every car accident. Certain exceptions could extend or decrease your...


How Much Is My New York Car Accident Case Worth?

Valuing a car accident claim in New York can be a complex process. The state follows a no-fault insurance system. Regardless of who is at fault for the accident, each driver’s own insurance company will cover their medical expenses and lost wages up to a specific limit. This is known as personal injury protection (PIP) coverage. PIP coverage doesn’t include fault-based damages, such as pain and suffering. To collect...


What Happens If Someone Hits You Without Insurance in NY?

If you are involved in a car accident in New York, and the other driver does not have insurance, it can make a difficult situation even more stressful. However, options are available to help you cover the costs of any damages or injuries you may have sustained. If you need assistance pursuing compensation after a serious injury accident, contact attorney Anthony A. Ferrante today to learn how we can...