Do you need an attorney you can trust in NY that will work with you on your accident case? The NYLD has a list of Law Firms that we work very closely with. Call us at 631-236-9012 immediatly so we can help you for FREE.
A serious car accident can change your life. If you have been severely injured in a car accident in New York, you may be able to sue for compensation for pain and suffering. An experienced New York auto accident attorney can review your case to determine if you should file a lawsuit for your injuries.
People in New York are injured in auto accidents on a daily basis. These accidents come in many different forms, such as:
Under New York law, you are only able to bring a legal action in court to recover compensation for pain and suffering if you have sustained a serious or permanent injury.(took out a sentence) However, in New York, you may be entitled to compensation for medical expenses and lost wages no matter who was at fault in the accident. To receive this compensation, you do not need to initiate a lawsuit.
A “serious injury” is defined by New York law as one that results in one of the following:
Dismemberment or significant disfigurement
Loss of a fetus
Permanent loss of use of a body organ, member, function or system
Permanent consequential limitation of use of a body organ or member
Significant limitation of use of a body function or system
Medically determined injury or impairment that changes your life during the first 90 out of 180 days following the car accident
Call the NYLD today and let us give you the help you need at 631-236-9012. We will point you in the right direction before its to late.