Central Park Accidents

Central Park Accident Injury Representation

More than 30 million people visit Central Park annually, taking advantage of the running and bike paths, picnic areas, playgrounds and many other attractions. Unfortunately, any area with so much activity is also prone to serious accidents.

Our long-established, respected Manhattan law firm is an excellent resource for you, if you were in an accident while visiting Central Park. We have more than 80 years of combined experience handling personal injury claims in New York City. We are fully prepared to evaluate the circumstance of your accident and determine whether you have cause for legal action against a negligent person or government entity. Contact our Central Park accident lawyers to learn how we can assert your legal rights during a free consultation.

Taking Action For Victims After Biking, Jogging, Bus, Taxi And Other Accidents

Central Park is city-owned property. Our attorneys have a track record of success holding the city accountable for dangerous conditions that should have been prevented or promptly corrected. We are equipped to determine what happened and whether to file a notice of claim against the city. We also have the skills and legal resources to pursue personal injury claims against individuals or businesses liable for causing premises liability and personal injury accident, relating to:

  • Falling tree limbs and other hazards created by negligent care of Central Park
  • Bicyclist accidents and pedestrian injuries in Central Park
  • Motor vehicle accidents, bus accidents and taxicab accidents on East Drive, West Drive, Center Drive or Cross Drive, and other roadways around Central Park
  • Accidents related to licensed vendors, including horse-and-buggy drivers required to be registered and carry insurance

Fast Action May Be Critical

In the aftermath of a serious Central Park accident, preserving evidence and finding witnesses may be the last thing on your mind. That is our job. At Smiley & Smiley, LLP, our investigative team will move quickly to gather information and evaluate your case before the Central Park Conservancy or any other party that tries to mitigate any evidence of liability.

Contact A Personal Injury Attorney As Soon As Possible

Should your case require action against the city, time frames for filing notice and any potential lawsuit are strictly limited. To work with a law firm that has recovered millions for New York City accident victims, contact our law firm, call 212-986-2022 or toll free at 866-SMILEYLAW to schedule a free initial consultation. Our staff includes speakers of Spanish and Haitian Creole.

Topics: Premises Liability