Atlantic County, New Jersey, is home to Atlantic City, and most known for its casinos and famous boardwalk. Did you know that the first boardwalk in the United States was in Atlantic City? The resort city today is littered with towering hotels, posh nightclubs and trendy restaurants. The casinos offer gambling, card and table games, slot machines, and sports betting.
There are nearly 16,000 people employed by the casinos alone, and 27 million tourists visit the city every year.
With all these tourists and people in Atlantic County, people can suffer personal injuries in accidents every day of the year. When people are injured or involved in accidents in Atlantic County, their damages include pain and suffering, emotional suffering, and economic damages for property damages and bills.
At My NJ Injury Lawyer, Howard P. Lesnik, Esq, is focused on navigating his clients through these stressful legal issues. My firm has over 20 year’s experience representing injury victims and handling personal injury cases. I personally evaluate and prepare every client’s claim so that every matter is handled professionally.
When people are victims in accidents due to another person’s negligence, they may be fairly and reasonably compensated for their damages and injuries. The party at fault will be legally responsible for the compensating you for your personal injuries and damages.
Car accidents happen every day and night, and both drivers and passengers can be injured or killed due to another driver’s negligence. If you are in injured in a car accident, there is an answer. New Jersey law permits car accident victims to seek compensation for their damages, including property damage, personal injuries, past medical bills, future medical bills, lost wages, and pain and suffering.
Motorcycle drivers and passengers are particularly likely to be injured when involved in an accident. Many drivers do not properly observe motorcycles and can drive right into them. Cars and trucks must be on the lookout for motorcycles and share the road.
Tractor trailers and commercial trucks can cause devastating and severe injuries in accidents. The sheer size of trucks and the velocity they travel due to their weight or cargo cause catastrophic impacts with other vehicles. People involved in accidents with trucks must be compensated for their permanent injuries.
Pedestrian accidents in New Jersey are all too common. Pedestrians have the right of way and vehicles must yield to pedestrians in the crosswalk. Drivers who do not stop for pedestrians can be ticketed. Drivers who hit pedestrians with their vehicle can cause serious injuries to pedestrians. Pedestrians who are injured after being hit by a car can be compensated for their pain, suffering and damages.
Owners of property are responsible for your injuries if you slip and fall and their property is unsafe or in a dangerous condition. If someone visits another person or businesses property and becomes injured, the property owner may be responsible for the injuries and damages. An
In New Jersey, there is no “one-bite free” law. If any dog bites you, the owner is strictly liable for your damages and injuries, no matter the size or breed of the dog. As long as you are lawfully at the property or at a public place, and you did not provoke the dog, the owner is fully responsible for any injuries you may have suffered.
Wrongful death claims in New Jersey allow compensation for the family and loved ones when someone’s death was caused by the neglect, act or defect of another person. The wrongful death claim is brought by the estate of the decedent, who is the victim in the matter.
Atlantic County Colleges
Stockton University, Galloway, New Jersey
Atlantic County Community College, Mays Landing & Atlantic City
Atlantic County Highways
Garden State Parkway
Atlantic City Expressway;
U.S. Highway Routes 9, 30, 40, 206, 322;
State Highway Routes 49, 50, 52, 54, 87, 152
Atlantic County Airports
Atlantic City International Airport (ACY)
Hospitals and Medical Centers in Atlantic County, New Jersey
AtlantiCare Regional Medical Center, member of Geisinger, 1925 Pacific Ave, Atlantic City, NJ 08401. Phone: 609-345-4000
Shore Medical Center, 100 Medical Center Way, Somers Point, NJ 08244. Phone: 609-653-3500
If you or a loved one is injured in an accident in Atlantic County, NJ, you should contact an attorney familiar with handling these claims. My NJ Injury Lawyer Howard P. Lesnik, Esq. offers free strategy sessions to address any issue or questions you may have your accident claim in Atlantic County, NJ.
Please contact NJ Injury Lawyer Howard Lesnik, Esq., immediately if you were involved in an accident. I personally handle NJ personal injury cases on a regular basis. Please contact me now by email, by phoning 908.264.7701, to schedule your complimentary 30-minute strategy session.