Personal Injury

New York State Sees First Motorcycle Fatality Of The Season Saturday

by Adrian | March 19th, 2012

The early start to motorcycle season has also brought New York’s first motorcycle fatality of the year.

Lawsuit Filed Against Ford Motor Co. For Faulty Fuel Tanks

by Adrian | March 16th, 2012

A lawsuit was filed against the Ford Motor Co. Wednesday, claiming that the company sold vehicles over a 10-year period with defective fuel tank linings.

Five Hurt In Upstate New York Hit-And-Run Car Crash

by Adrian | March 14th, 2012

Police in Niskayuna, New York, are searching for a vehicle responsible for causing a hit-and-run crash that injured five people yesterday evening.

$2.4 Million Settlement Reached In Wrongful Death Of NY Pedestrian

by Adrian | March 12th, 2012

A settlement has been reached in the wrongful death lawsuit filed on behalf of a Derby, New York, man who was killed in October 2010 when he was struck by a school bus while crossing the street.

NYC Cyclist Remains In Critical Condition After Accident

by Adrian | March 9th, 2012

A cyclist is in critical condition after being struck by a car in the Gramercy Park area of New York City this past Friday.

New Poll Finds High Rates Of Transportation Worker Fatigue

by Adrian | March 7th, 2012

In a recent poll, a high number of transportation workers reported that fatigue had contributed to past mistakes and near misses while driving.

Teen Charged In Connection With Fatal Danville Car Crash

by Adrian | March 5th, 2012

What began as a joyride with friends soon became a deadly nightmare for a West Sparta, New York, teen who is now facing a slew of charges following a fatal car crash early Saturday morning in Danville.

Wintery Weather Conditions Cause Accident in Upstate New York

by Adrian | March 2nd, 2012

Snow and ice on roads in upstate New York this past Wednesday caused slick conditions that led to several vehicle accidents. According to reports from the Pocono Record, the first crash happened shortly after midnight along Interstate-380 in Coolbaugh Township.

New York Teen Charged in Fatal Golf Cart Crash

by Adrian | February 29th, 2012

Just because you are not driving in an automobile does not mean you can’t be charged with drinking and driving related offenses. New york state law allows an offender to be cited with DUI and other charges for operating any type of vehicle–even a bicycle–while under the influence.

Intoxicated New York Driver Breaks Leandra’s Law

by Adrian | February 27th, 2012

Reports from the Buffalo News say that a 19-year-old man was arrested in Clarence, New York, yesterday morning for breaking Leandra’s Law.