Understanding New York’s No-Fault Laws

New York’s No-Fault Law was enacted in the 1970s as a way to expedite the compensation process. Prior to the No-Fault Law, the litigation process was drawn out as fault was decided in the court of law. Opposing parties would extensively argue their cases, prolonging the process for months on end. New York is currently […]

Top Traffic Laws Specific to NYC

no turn on red

Traffic laws vary from state to state. New York City, in particular, has a set of traffic laws that are separate from New York State as well as the rest of the country. If you are planning on driving in the Big Apple, here are a few traffic laws that you should be aware of. […]

How to Mentally Prepare for Driving in NYC

Driving in New York City is not going to be easy. People are always in a hurry in NYC. You need to remain alert at all times. You cannot afford to be distracted by anything.  According to the latest estimates by the U.S Census Bureau, New York City’s population is approximately 8,537,673, as of July […]

What to do Immediately Following an NYC Car Accident

Any car accident is an unfortunate circumstance, but nothing compares to getting into a car accident in the busy streets of New York City. You were simply trying to get to your destination and now your plans have been derailed due to this collision. Do not panic. It can be easy to get caught up […]

How Passengers in an NYC Taxi Accident Claim Compensation

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Choosing an effective method of transportation through New York City can be a daunting task. Should you drive and deal with the busy roads of the city, take the subway, or take your chances at hailing a cab? If you end up successfully hailing a cab in  New York City, congratulations. The only problem now […]

Most Common Accidents in NYC

fender bender

New York City is home to over 8 million people with over 50 million more visiting the area year round. In such a congested area, the possibility of a car accident is inevitable. You have everyone from the restless businessman that takes pride in beating the red light, to the lost tourist who can’t drive […]

Top Traffic Circumstances That Lead to Accidents in NY

speeding car

Boasting a population of over 8,000,000, New York City is the largest and most densely populated city in the United States. Even though NYC is home to one of the largests public transportation systems in the country, there is still a significant amount of the population who drive. According to the latest statistics from the […]

How Do I Know If My Vehicle Was Defective In A Car Accident?

Due to the traumatizing nature of car accidents, victims may experience latency in reacting to a defected vehicle. It may take weeks, or even months before their realization of faulty equipment comes over the operator of the vehicle. Rarely, will someone who has just been the victim of a car accident realize that their collision […]