Relevant & Important Information About Personal Injury Law So You Can Be In The Know

Truck, Tractor-Trailer Accidents

Sophisticated Tractor-Trailer Accident Lawyers

When you are injured in a tractor-trailer accident, you may enter unfamiliar terrain. As you struggle with challenging medical conditions, an inability to work and constant pain, it can be very helpful to have someone manage insurance and medical care cost disputes, as well as disputes with insurers and trucking companies.


School Bus Accidents

Capable School Bus Accident Attorneys

Injuries that occur on school buses may look like accidents, yet in most cases injuries can be prevented if:


Head-On Collisions

New York Head-On Collision Accident Attorneys

In any car accident case where serious injuries or death occurs, it is important to determine how and why the accident happened in order to maximize opportunities for the injured person or family to recover compensation for expenses and losses. An experienced auto accident lawyer is a valuable ally for an accident victim and the injured person's family during a very difficult time.


Pedestrian Accidents

Compassionate Pedestrian Accident Attorneys

The crosswalk is supposed to be the equivalent of a safety zone. If you, the pedestrian, had your foot in the crosswalk, other vehicles were supposed to yield. The operator of the car, truck, bus, motorcycle or other bicycle that collided with you in a crosswalk in New York was in the wrong.


Manhattan Pedestrian Accidents

Manhattan Pedestrian Accident Attorneys

Manhattan is one place in the United States where driving a car can be more problematic than traveling by other ways. Traffic congestion is easily observed throughout Manhattan. By walking and using the subway or taxis, you very well may arrive at your destination sooner than someone who tries to drive.


Drunk Driver Accidents

Attorneys Holding Drunk Drivers Accountable

Advocating for people seriously injured in New York since 1968, Smiley & Smiley attorneys have handled more than 1,000 motor vehicle accident cases. Dozens have led to million-dollar-plus settlements and verdicts for our valued clients, and many have required in-depth investigation of factors such as drunk driving and other forms of extreme negligence.


Garbage Truck Accidents

New York City Garbage Truck Accident Attorneys

Garbage and sanitation trucks are a constant presence throughout the five boroughs of New York City, and they are involved in many accidents. Victims include other drivers, pedestrians, bicyclists and even sanitation workers themselves, and injuries are all-too-often catastrophic or fatal due to the sheer size and weight of these vehicles.


Bronx Bus Accidents

Experienced Bronx Bus Accident Attorneys

Bus traffic is a near-constant factor in getting around the Bronx, whether as a driver of your own vehicle, a pedestrian or bicyclist. When a bus accident occurs, the consequences for victims are often catastrophic or fatal, and taking action to recover just financial compensation for the victim or surviving family can be challenging in many respects.


Brooklyn Bus Accidents

Bus Accident Attorney Representing Brooklyn Residents

Bus traffic is a near-constant factor in getting around Brooklyn, with drivers of these massive vehicles prone to pulling into traffic, turning against lights, and simply "not seeing" people and other vehicles. When a Brooklyn bus accident occurs, the consequences for victims are often catastrophic or fatal, and our firm is a proven resource for pursuing badly needed financial compensation.


Queens Bus Accidents

Queens Bus Accident Attorney

The intense mix of airport, event and commuter traffic contributes to a significant number of bus accidents in Queens. In many cases, especially those when a bus hits a pedestrian or bicyclist, the consequences include life-changing injuries or even fatalities. Our attorneys' track record of success handling all aspects of bus crash cases throughout the five boroughs of New York can be a critical asset for you as a victim or family member.

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