Archive for March 2020
What Is Loss Of Consortium And Companionship?
Under New York law, spouses of personal injury victims are sometimes entitled to compensation via a claim for loss of consortium and companionship. These claims are meant to remedy marital losses that spouses of injury victims experience due to another person’s fault. These claims are frequently made when the injuries suffered are permanent and/or debilitating. …Read More
How Will My Preexisting Condition Affect My Personal Injury Case?
We are frequently asked how preexisting conditions will impact our clients’ personal injury cases. Unfortunately, many injury victims with preexisting conditions do not make personal injury claims because they think that having prior health issues invalidates their claim. If you have a preexisting condition, do not let that discourage you from speaking with a personal…Read More
Is There A Minimum Threshold For Medical Bills In A New York Personal Injury Case?
The answer is no; there is not a minimum medical bill threshold that must be reached before you can file a personal injury case in New York. When it comes to collecting compensation in personal injury cases, however, medical bills are often used to help illustrate the extent of your injuries. If you have been…Read More
Five Years of New York City Construction Accidents: Maps, Statistics and Analysis
[1p21video src=”https://www.triallaw1.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/03/NY_Construction-1.mp4″ width=”” id=”gif_replace_noalignment”] Construction workers ply their trades in one of the most dangerous industries in the United States. Perhaps nowhere is that more true than in New York where, despite significant worker protection laws and heavy regulation, construction workers are injured or killed on a near-daily basis. In February 2019, nine workers were…Read More
My Child Was Injured In New York, Can I Bring A Personal Injury Claim On Their Behalf?
Our personal injury attorneys frequently receive calls from parents who want to know if and how they can help their injured child recover compensation from those who were responsible for their child’s injuries. Child injury cases are emotional for parents who want justice for their child and to make sure that they are able to…Read More