Cyclist Killed in Hit-and-Run by Drunk Driver

In early July, a 37-year-old killed a cyclist in Buffalo, NY, in a hit-and-run. The cyclist was hit at Abbott Rd. and Kenefick Ave., although the driver fled to West Seneca, where law enforcement arrested him for DWI. What Can Be Done This accident happened three weeks after a cyclist hit and killed in South Park. […]

The Dangers of Being a Pedestrian

Sadly, pedestrian accidents are more common than expected. In 2020, more than 7,000 pedestrians were killed by a motor vehicle on America’s roadways. That is about one death every 75 minutes. What is the main cause of these incidents? Continue reading to find out. The Causes Alcohol is responsible for nearly half of all crashes that […]

Motor Vehicle Collision Reports

If you are going to make a personal injury claim due to a car accident, you are going to need an accident report. Follow the instructions in the link below to learn how to obtain one to receive the compensation you deserve. https://www1.nyc.gov/site/nypd/services/vehicles-property/reports.page#:~:text=You%20can%20download%20and%20complete,in%20person%20at%20the%20precinct.&text=You%20can%20also%20request%20a,the%20Collision%20Report%20Retrieval%20Portal.

American Bar Association Guide to Personal Injury Law

Do you have questions regarding personal injury? We have answers! Linked below is a PDF document overflowing with information regarding personal injury law. Didn’t find the answer you were looking for? Contact us at 716-321-0562, we would be happy to help you.   https://www.americanbar.org/content/dam/aba/administrative/public_education/resources/chapter_13-family.pdf

New York Boating Accident Reporting

If you or a loved one has been involved in a boating accident in the state of New York, follow the link here to learn how to report your accident, and what to expect next. https://parks.ny.gov/recreation/boating/safe-boating/accidents.aspx  

How New York law helps protect those injured at trampoline parks

These days, you can find an indoor venue for just about any kind of athletic or recreational activity you like. A quick Google search will give you a list of places to do everything from rock climbing to ax throwing. Trampoline parks are among the indoor athletic venues that have grown increasingly popular in recent […]

Who’s liable if your child gets hurt on playground equipment?

Children let their wild sides out on playground equipment, usually with the enthusiastic encouragement of their parents. Letting your children burn off some energy can mean that they will sleep better or have more appropriate emotional responses to events later in the day. Many parents work frequent trips to playgrounds into their schedules. You may […]

Do personal injury claims just cover medical bills?

When someone is filing a personal injury claim, the first thing that they think of is likely their medical bills. They have to go to the hospital and they need emergency treatment, they know that the accident wasn’t their fault, and they want someone to cover those costs. All of this is very important and […]

Avoid these costly mistakes in your slip-and-fall claim

As the victim of a slip-and-fall accident, you deserve compensation for all the damages you suffer. After all, the business or premises owner where your accident occurred owed you a duty of care that they may have neglected. However, it is not an open-and-shut case. You may make mistakes that could affect your claim, leaving […]

3 times a business may be liable for your injuries during a visit

Businesses have to ensure that their facilities are safe before opening their doors to the public. Otherwise, they risk liability if someone gets hurt while visiting. Whether you needed to drop some paperwork off with your accountant to start preparing for your annual tax return or you just needed some cat litter from the pet […]