I fell about a story and a half off a ladder while assisting my step mother. This was just a freak accident so no one is at fault. The insurance company is offering $10,000 in lost wages and $1,000 for transportation expenses. I suffered a comp...
You may have a potential claim under the NY Labor Law. Before you make any decisions on the offer you should discuss your situation with an attorney. Attorneys in our area will provide a free consultation. It is important to know your rights as soon as possible.See question
My doctor has put me on light duty, lifting, pulling, pushing no more than 20lbs. I work at a child care center in an infant room and much of my work requires these duties. I have been doing administrative work, but just received a letter from m...
This can be a tricky situation because you can perform some duties but not others. Your employer has an obligation to provide a reasonable accommodation which may be something you are not comfortable with based on your disability. I would advise you contact an attorney to discuss in detail and find out your options.See question
When the bus driver slammed on his breaks she flew form her seat and was hurt her and three other people went to the hospital afterward
There are two parts to every car accident case in NY. First, there must be negligence, and it sounds like there may be fault on the car that cut off the bus and possibly the bus driver. Negligence is fact specific and in this instance your friend, as a passenger, likely bears no fault for the accident. But this will need to be investigated to establish the claim against the proper persons and/or entities. Second, there must be a serious injury as a result of the accident. There are 9 different categories of injury which your friend must apply her situation and qualify under at least one in order to receive any damages. The bus is part of a municipal organization so there are tight timelines to put in a claim for both No-Fault benefits and liability. I would recommend your friend consult with a personal injury attorney as soon as possible.See question
Accident took place in update NY.
Yes. If you think you have a potential case then contact an attorney to discuss.See question
I also had my brother call him acting as a cop to get his information because after the accident I asked for his information but he stalled and gave me a card and said call me if you need to file any lawsuits but for a odd reason added if you cant...
If you feel there is a potential legal action then consult an attorney in your area. Personal injury attorneys work on a contingency basis so the consultation will be free.See question
i was also hit on the job what should i do
There are some tight time lines under State and Federal law for bringing an employment discrimination case. It is unfortunate you had to experience these difficulties. I would advise you consult with an employment attorney as soon as possible to see if there are any potential claims that can be brought on your behalf.See question
My name Is Mercedes Campbell and on September 26 I was walking to a gas station and a car swerved over the white line and struck me, I have a facial fracture, I had a split lip now it is just a small scar, and after my doctors apt. Earlier today I...
Yes. Contact an attorney in your area. Most attorneys wi come out to your house for consultation and will discuss the process for making a claim. Salamanca is usually serviced by many attorneys from the Buffalo area who handle personal injury.See question
a car pulled out in front of me and stopped to make a left turn and instead of rear ending him I ended up hitting a parked vehicle damaging my motorcycle and not damaging the parked flat bed tow truck I struck . I have some aches and pains that I...
You are not subject to the NYS insurance law requirement to establish a serious injury. As such, you are entitled to recover against the negligent driver for all damages you suffered from the accident and will continue to suffer in the future. These cases are taken on a contingency basis and there is no cost to you to pursue a claim against the offending driver. Consult an attorney in your area as soon as possible to discuss all of your options. I am sorry for your experience but a good personal injury attorney will walk you through this difficult time.See question
I had a root canal. The dentist left the tooth open did not pack the cap was cracked from the time he did it. I have many infection s & pain I just got it pulled in 4/2015.
Dental malpractice can be difficult because not every bad result is due to negligence. Your dental records will need k be reviewed by a dentist to determine if there was malpractice before a claim can be brought. There is a 2 1/2 year statute of limitations which starts to run from the time you last saw the offending dentist for the condition alleged to have been malpractice. You should consult a local malpractice attorney as soon as possible.See question
I was injury on job fall on floor and have problem L3 L4 L5 L1 L2 doctors have said Ian 100% disabled
There is no additional charge for you to switch attorneys. Contact someone in your area for a free consultation. Good luck and I am sorry to hear about your situation.See question