Preventable causes of slip-and-falls

A slip-and-fall may be one of the most neglected reasons for major personal injuries. The consequences of even a minor fall can call for major surgery, and permanent limping or other deficiency. It only takes a few moments to act to prevent these accidents, so what...

Understanding how traumatic brain injuries happen

Whether you’re a construction worker who suffered a head injury in a fall at work requiring workers’ compensation or a pedestrian who had a slip-and-fall injury resulting in a personal injury claim, injuries are all too common in our hectic lives. Regardless of the...

How serious is whiplash?

Whiplash is a specific type of neck strain. Rapid back-and-forth motion of your head can stress the ligaments of the neck and cause pain. Whiplash is a common occurrence after car accidents, especially rear-end collisions. Whiplash injuries can range in severity. The...

How do you prevent car accidents during winter?

Car accidents in New York are very common. One of the worst time is during winter. Even though a majority of car accidents that are weather-related happen when it is wet, and under rainy conditions, several accidents occur as a result of snowy and sleety roads. It is...

U.S. sees cyclist and pedestrian fatality rise

New York City led the way in the effort to eliminate pedestrian deaths with its Vision Zero effort that was launched a few years ago. Since then, many other cities around the nation have followed suit, implementing changes to streets and traffic laws with the goal of...

New York drunk driving deaths spike in 2018

Residents in the greater New York City area are fortunate to have one of the nation's best public transportation systems available to them. In addition, the introduction of ride hailing services offers people yet another viable way to get from one place to another...