Car accidents happen on a daily basis in the United States, accounting for hundreds of thousands of injuries and deaths each year. Minor fender benders or accidents with damages less than $500 do not typically warrant the legal assistance of an attorney. However, you should consider hiring an experienced New York City car accident attorney if you have suffered personal injuries that require medical assistance or treatment.
At Gersowitz, Libo & Korek, P.C., we have been fighting for the rights of New Yorkers injured in car accidents for more than 30 years. Our team of attorneys and support staff are dedicated to serving the needs of our clients and getting the maximum compensation they deserve for their injuries.
Regardless of how safe of a driver you are, you cannot always control the driving habits of other drivers on New York’s busy roads. As a result, you may become the victim of a car accident, suffering serious injuries.
If you have suffered any of the following serious injuries, you should contact our expert team of car accident attorneys to help you get the compensation that you deserve:
Automobile accidents are a class of tort cases that derive, for the most part, from the basic tort principle of negligence, defined as the lack of ordinary care. In other words, negligence is a failure to use that degree of care that a reasonable, prudent person would have used under similar circumstances.
The most common types of car accidents are caused by:
If you were involved in a car accident that was caused by the negligent or reckless actions of another individual and you sustained serious personal injuries, you should contact a car accident attorney in NYC as you may be entitled to compensation.
You can basically recover anything that has been an expense for you as a result of a car accident that was caused by the negligence of another driver. This includes:
You may be tempted to negotiate with the insurance company yourself. However, it is important to remember that insurance adjusters have one goal, to settle your claim for as little money as possible. Moreover, once you accept a settlement and cash the check from the insurance company of the at-fault party, your case is settled and there is nothing that even the most skilled car accident attorney can do to recover more money to pay for your damages and/or your personal injuries.
Before you make any decisions or even talk to an insurance adjuster, you should consult with one of our attorneys. Our legal team is experienced in negotiating with even the most skilled insurance adjustors. We will help you avoid financially painful mistakes.
If you or a loved one has suffered serious injuries in a car accident that was caused by the negligent actions of another individual, you need to hire an experienced New York lawyer to protect your legal rights and get you the maximum compensation that you deserve.
At Gersowitz, Libo & Korek, P.C., we have over 30 years of experience in successfully pursuing personal injury claims on behalf of residents in both New York and New Jersey. We have the knowledge and resources to aggressively pursue your case and help you get the outcome that you deserve.
For more information or to schedule a complimentary consultation with one of our attorneys, please call Gersowitz, Libo & Korek, P.C. at 1-800-529-9997.