Bronx, New York is one of the busiest cities in the USA. As per the report by National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA), an auto accident takes place somewhere every 10 seconds in the USA. Auto accidents can take place within New York City due to various reasons. Some of the known causes of auto accidents are negligence by the drivers, dangerous driving, DUI (Driving under influence), or driving under the influence of banned drugs.
New York accident lawyer represents victims of auto accidents involving cars, trucks, motorcycles, pedestrians and bus accidents. We provide free legal consultation to the victims of personal injury within New York City including Brooklyn, Manhattan, Queens and Bronx.
Why You Should Contact a Bronx Personal Injury Attorney ?
In most of the auto accident cases, it is observed that insurance companies and agencies use under-hand tactics to nullify genuine injury claims. For example, they will never tell you important information such as you need to file an accident claim within 30 days from the date of the accident. This will give you full benefits from the insurance company. Therefore it is important to contact a lawyer if you have received personal injuries in the accident. Your auto accident lawyer will help you receive compensation for the damage and the injuries which you have sustained.
There are several reasons why you must contact a lawyer immediately after an accident. An experienced auto accident lawyer will study your case. He/She will contact witnesses, search police reports and look at traffic laws to find out if the accident resulted from your fault or not. In certain cases it is observed that accident was caused by a defect in your vehicle. In these cases a product liability lawsuit is filed against the automobile manufacturer.
Known Causes of Accidents in Bronx, New York
Improper road lighting, poor construction and maintenance of roads, malfunctioning traffic signals, wrongly placed trees or poles etc and such civil issues, then the government/state authorities can be brought to court.
Date Added.: Dec 18, 2012; Category: Bronx
Most personal injury cases are handled on a contingency basis pay the lawyer a percentage of the amount awarded, or reach in a settlement. Contact Bronx Free Lawyers.