Road Rage Incident Leads to $1.6 Million Award

Most of the time when a person suffers injuries in an incident involving an automobile, one expects those injuries to be accidental, caused by an inadvertent collision resulting from momentary inattention or other negligence.

By |2022-04-21T08:37:11-04:00April 21st, 2022|Motor Vehicle Accidents, Road Rage|Comments Off on Road Rage Incident Leads to $1.6 Million Award

NJ Governor Murphy Signs New Law to Broaden Who Can Pursue Survival Actions

Legislation is often not written with clarity for the average layperson in mind. The reason for this is not to be unnecessarily opaque; rather, it is because the meaning and interpretation of a law depends on the specific phrasing of its drafting, down to the punctuation.

By |2022-03-17T17:03:04-04:00February 26th, 2022|Accident Attorney, Car Accidents, injury compensation, Motor Vehicle Accidents, New Jersey Personal Injury Attorney|Comments Off on NJ Governor Murphy Signs New Law to Broaden Who Can Pursue Survival Actions

National Crisis in Roadway Fatalities and Serious Injuries Spurs Department of Transportation to React

For years, America’s highways, city streets, and back roads had been getting safer. Automotive fatality and serious injury rates had been on a steady decline.

By |2022-03-17T17:01:47-04:00February 22nd, 2022|Accident Attorney, Accident Injuries, Motor Vehicle Accidents|Comments Off on National Crisis in Roadway Fatalities and Serious Injuries Spurs Department of Transportation to React

Facts About Teen Driver Fatalities

America’s roads are getting more dangerous. For years, this was not the case. The data showed fewer motor vehicle fatalities with every passing year.

By |2022-03-17T16:59:15-04:00January 20th, 2022|Car Accidents, Distracted Driving, drowsy driving, Drunk Driving, hazardous road conditions, Motor Vehicle Accidents, Speeding, Text While Driving|Comments Off on Facts About Teen Driver Fatalities

Fatal Crashes Involving Cyclists and Pedestrians in N.J.

As the year 2021 concludes and the final reports from law enforcement and road safety organizations are tallied, an indisputable fact arises from the data: New Jersey’s roads are getting more dangerous, especially for cyclists and pedestrians.

By |2022-03-24T17:11:49-04:00January 4th, 2022|Bicycle Accidents, Car Accidents, Motor Vehicle Accidents, Pedestrian Accidents|Comments Off on Fatal Crashes Involving Cyclists and Pedestrians in N.J.

Why Have Car Crash Deaths Surged During the COVID-19 Pandemic?

Since the early 1980s, our nation’s roads had been getting safer. Public awareness campaigns, law enforcement efforts, and technological developments in automotive safety had been combining to produce a trend – with minor fluctuations – of fewer deaths on America’s roads by the year. And then the COVID-19 pandemic hit.

By |2022-03-17T17:06:57-04:00December 28th, 2021|Car Accidents, Distracted Driving, Drunk Driving, Motor Vehicle Accidents, Speeding|Comments Off on Why Have Car Crash Deaths Surged During the COVID-19 Pandemic?

America’s Deadliest Roads in NJ

“The deadliest road in America” is something you’d rather find as the catch phrase to a Hollywood movie than as part of your daily commute.

By |2022-03-17T17:04:19-04:00December 10th, 2021|Car Accidents, Firm News, Motor Vehicle Accidents, New Jersey Personal Injury Attorney|Comments Off on America’s Deadliest Roads in NJ

Liens and Personal Injury Settlements

If you've agreed to a settlement for your personal injury case, you might expect that that the case has been resolved, and the net personal injury settlement after legal expenses and attorney's fees is yours to keep.

What Happens After Deposition in a Motor Vehicle Accident Case in NJ

Pursuing an injury claim into the courtroom may be the only way to receive just compensation for your motor vehicle accident injuries, if the insurance company refuses to agree to compensate you fairly with a reasonable settlement.

10 Most Common Causes of NJ Motor Vehicle Accidents

While it certainly goes without saying that the vast majority of automotive crashes are “accidents,” both in the colloquial sense and in that they are unintended, it’s also true that most car accidents are caused by preventable errors and poor choices by at least one of the drivers involved.

By |2022-03-31T16:26:33-04:00September 14th, 2021|Motor Vehicle Accidents|Comments Off on 10 Most Common Causes of NJ Motor Vehicle Accidents