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Mistakes That Can Ruin Your Car Accident Lawsuit

Jacob Braude | Monday, April 29, 2019 in Motor Vehicle Accidents, Personal Injury, Traumatic Brain and Spinal Injuries, Trucking Accidents

Every year about 2.35 million people suffer injuries or disability from car accidents. While it's difficult to recover from your injuries, filing a car accident lawsuit can help you obtain some relief. In many cases, plaintiffs are eligible for a higher monetary relief than the amount the court awards. Certain common mistakes plaintiffs make along the way harm their settlement amount and case outcome. Don't know what mistakes you should avoid at all costs? We'll tell you what common mistakes may harm your auto...

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The 3 Most Common Types of School Bus Accidents and Their Causes

Jacob Braude | Friday, January 25, 2019 in Motor Vehicle Accidents

The thought of your child being involved in school bus accidents causes dread in all parents. Here are the 3 most common type of school bus crashes. In 2017, the nationwide yearly average for school bus-related deaths was 95. However, it's important to note that this number includes occupants of school-transportation and non-occupants. But aren't school buses supposed to be safe? Fortunately, school buses remain the safest vehicle on the road. Despite the statistics, your child is much safer traveling...

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Truck crashes are among the most dangerous motor vehicle accidents

On Behalf of Find Injury Law | Thursday, December 27, 2018 in Motor Vehicle Accidents

Since Brooklyn is a key destination in New York with many stores where people enjoy shopping, it is necessary for large trucks to make deliveries. These vehicles can come from across the country. The drivers are frequently in a rush to complete their job and might drive too fast for the city streets. That can cause an accident. Other potential risk factors that can lead to a crash with injuries to others who might be in the truck’s path include...

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Motor vehicle accidents with police cars can cause injuries

On Behalf of Find Injury Law | Friday, December 21, 2018 in Motor Vehicle Accidents

Emergency vehicles and law enforcement rushing to scenes where they are needed is something that is part of living in New York City. People will be cognizant of the need to take care simply by understanding this fundamental aspect of city life. However, there are times when circumstances will result in bystanders being injured in a crash not as part of the incident the emergency vehicles are rushing to, but because they are hit by the emergency vehicle itself. When...

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People changing tires in danger of fatal motor vehicle accidents

Jacob Braude | Thursday, December 13, 2018 in Motor Vehicle Accidents

In Brooklyn, flat tires are an inconvenience that will negatively impact every driver at one point or another. Changing a tire can be time consuming and stressful. What people do not realize at the time is that it can also be dangerous. It is impossible to control where the flat tire happens and people must change it as soon as possible. That can leave them vulnerable to careless, negligent, reckless and distracted drivers. With motor vehicle accidents involving a person...

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Man’s death shows danger of turning motor vehicle accidents

Jacob Braude | Friday, November 30, 2018 in Motor Vehicle Accidents

The roadways in New York City can be congested and treacherous. With the combination of vehicles trying to get from one place to another, the reality that the city is a popular place to live and visit, and the frequent inclement weather, motor vehicle accidents are all-too common. Some of these accidents happen when a vehicle is turning and is hit by another vehicle. Since people often make judgmental mistakes or overtly violate the law, it is important to be...

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Hit-and-run death shows danger of motor vehicle accidents

Jacob Braude | Friday, November 16, 2018 in Motor Vehicle Accidents

The New York City roads can be a dangerous place. While law enforcement and legislators try to improve safety and take steps to ensure drivers are adhering to the rules of the road, the sheer nature of life in the city lends itself to risk. Drivers will operate their vehicles while distracted, behave negligently, speed and drive under the influence. That, combined with how many vehicles there are and the number of people who are going back and forth about...

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How to talk to your teenager about safe driving

Jacob Braude | Wednesday, November 14, 2018 in Motor Vehicle Accidents

The thought of your teenage driver hitting the road without supervision is enough to drive you crazy. Even so, you know this is bound to happen at some point in the future. That’s why it’s so important to speak with them about safe driving. There is no way to prepare your teen for every possible situation, but there are some basic things you can discuss to give them the knowledge necessary to remain as safe as possible. Stick with it:...

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Car crashes into house in early morning hours

Jacob Braude | Thursday, November 8, 2018 in Motor Vehicle Accidents

With the rain pelting down and roads becoming slick, many New York residents may decide to stay in for the evening to stay safe. After all, one does expect to become involved in a motor vehicle accident in the safety of their homes, but a recent accident in the state demonstrates crashes can take place anywhere, even in one’s house. According to police officers, they were trying to pull over a car for vehicle and traffic violations when the car...

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Drowsy driving remains a problem among many people

Find Injury Law | Monday, October 15, 2018 in Motor Vehicle Accidents

Drowsy driving remains a major problem among many people, with some not realizing just how dangerous it is. The tricky thing about drowsy driving is that it can hit in an instant. One second you're feeling okay, but the next you're too tired to be behind the wheel. There are many reasons why drowsy driving is a problem, including the following: It slows reaction time, thus making it difficult to make split-second decisionsMakes you less likely to pay attention to...

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