Car Accidents

After 5 Years on Rikers Island and No Trial, Bronx Man Sues for Lost Years

Kenneth Creighton spent five years on Rikers Island awaiting a trial that never happened and now he’s suing the city for compensation for those lost years. “You feel like a walking dead person, accused of everything you didn’t do,” said Creighton, who lives in the Bronx. “Yet you have to deal with the punishment and… (keep reading)

Many people think they have “full coverage”….

“Many people think they have “full coverage” when they talk about their automobile insurance, but they don’t really know what “full coverage” means.  One extremely important part  of automobile insurance coverage people often fail to maximize is called Underinsured Motorist Coverage and it is one of the most important and least expensive items of coverage… (keep reading)

Cabs collide after 1 runs red light, pedestrian hurt in wreck

It goes without saying that New York City is a busy place. Everyone knows that already. But many city residents have likely become desensitized to the frantic pace of Manhattan; and, likewise, they are probably all too used to seeing the yellow blurs of taxis speeding through the streets. The combination of these factors has… (keep reading)

Taxi driver’s alleged road rage may have caused serious car crash

In our current time, where speed means everything and there is seemingly no moments to spare, it is common for drivers to operate their vehicles in a negligent or hasty manner. This presents serious public safety concerns; and in a bustling area like New York City, where millions of people are packed in to crowded… (keep reading)

Tragic New York auto accident in Westchester County kills 4

In the movie theater, an explosive auto accident rarely kills the “good guy”; after all, it’s more likely a karma-induced payback for the “bad guy.” Consequently, audiences cheer when a car driven by a villain is propelled into the air and then crashes (with requisite Hollywood fireball). However, a real-life auto accident, such as one… (keep reading)

New York car accident causes injuries at busy intersection

When individuals are injured in car accidents in New York, they and their loved ones are taken by surprise due to the unforeseen nature of such traumatic events. In a bustling city such as New York City, a car accident can especially be detrimental because the streets are so congested; thus, many people can be… (keep reading)

Auto accident in New York leads to death, injury to another

When someone is injured in a New York auto accident, their family members may feel grieved and question how such an incomprehensible tragedy could have occurred. They then may become outraged if they find out that the person who caused the accident was speeding, which can be considered an act of negligence or reckless driving…. (keep reading)

New York car accident leads to 6 injuries, 1 arrest

When a person is seriously injured in a New York car accident, their family members usually feel distressed at such an unanticipated catastrophe. Their grief may transform into rage if the accident was not their loved one’s fault. Financial damages can help the injured individuals to cover expenses that resulted from the car accident, such… (keep reading)

New York car accident claims 1 life, injures 2

A car accident that causes injury can be a startling event that resulting in both physical discomfort and emotional distress. An injured car accident victim in New York may particularly feel angry if the accident was not his or her fault and appears to have happened for an illegitimate reason such as speeding. In this… (keep reading)

Car accidents involving speeding in New York can cause death

Family members of a loved one who has been injured in a car crash may feel a combination of grief and relief that the individual was not killed. However, if the injury occurred through no fault of the victim, the victim may be angered. This is particularly true if the driver who allegedly caused the… (keep reading)

Car accident injures 5 in New York

When someone is injured in a New York car accident, the victim and his or her family may quickly become frustrated at the sudden and seemingly senseless nature of the incident. This may especially be true if the person who is deemed responsible for the car accident did not obey a road rule. Sometimes, financial… (keep reading)

Car accident in New York causes 2 deaths, 4 injuries

Losing loved ones to a car crash or watching them suffer from accident-related injuries can cause grief for family members. These family members can easily become frustrated if the car accident that caused such tragedies could have been prevented had it not been for negligent or reckless driving in New York. In this type of… (keep reading)