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New York City Personal Injury Attorney Blog

A running commentary on legal developments as they occur in state statutes, municipal laws and legal decisions in the trial and appellate courts throughout New York City and beyond.

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Victim Can Sue Based on Serious Disfigurement

By Leandros Vrionedes |

Victims of Manhattan car accidents can’t file a lawsuit against the at-fault party unless they can show that their injuries are serious. In a recent New York car accident case, a taxi cab passenger injured in a rear-end crash won the right to pursue a lawsuit against the drivers based on suffering a disfiguring… Read More »

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Accident Victim’s Lawsuit Dismissed for Failure to Show Proof of Serious Injury

By Leandros Vrionedes |

Not every New York car accident victim has the right to file a lawsuit based on the injuries they received in the crash. A recent decision by a judge in the Suffolk County Supreme Court provides an example of when courts will reject the claims of an accident victim who can’t produce evidence of… Read More »

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Emergency Doctrine Shields NYPD Officer from Liability for Wrong-Way Crash

By Leandros Vrionedes |

Police officers, ambulance drivers, and firefighters are immune from liability for accidents that occur while the driver is en route to an emergency. However, when emergency personnel drive in such a reckless way that bystanders are put at an unreasonable risk of harm, this immunity disappears. A case that came before the Kings County… Read More »

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Claim against City Fails for Lack of Notice

By Leandros Vrionedes |

The City of New York does not make it easy to file a claim for personal injury damages against it.  A claimant needs representation from an attorney who is highly experienced in prosecuting accident claims against the city. Not only will a knowledgeable New York municipal liability lawyer understand the technical requirements of filing… Read More »

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Elevator Shaft Fall Kills Manhattan Construction Worker

By Leandros Vrionedes |

A recent accident has taken the life of a worker on a Manhattan construction site. The death comes as New York City Council members debate a bill that would require safety training and participation in an apprentice program for the city’s construction workers. Fall occurs under unclear circumstances The recent accident occurred at a… Read More »