I Was Injured In A Bronx Accident. Can I File A Lawsuit?
Suffering a serious injury in an unexpected accident can be a terrifying experience that can leave you wondering what to do and where to turn for help.
If you've suffered a personal injury then you are likely asking yourself some of the following questions:
- Why did this have to happen to me?
- How will I pay for all of these medical expenses?
- What am I going to do for money if I can't work?
- Can I file a lawsuit or do I have any other legal options?
If you are asking yourself any of the questions above then you've come to the right place.
Let the personal injury attorneys of Lipsig, Shapey, Manus & Moverman help you explore your legal options so you can make a full recovery - both physically and financially.
Lipsig Law Firm: The Legal Help You Deserve
The personal injury lawyers at Lipsig, Shapey, Manus & Moverman have helped countless accident victims in the past to recover compensation for the pain and suffering that they've sustained as a result of their injuries. We understand the difficult time that you may be going through at the moment and our law firm is dedicated to helping you get your life back on track as soon as possible.
Local Attorneys Helping Injured Victims In The Bronx
The personal injury attorneys at Lipsig, Shapey, Manus & Moverman are dedicated to helping accident victims throughout the Bronx community. Our law firm has several offices conveniently located in Bronx, NY to serve clients throughout the community, including those in:
- Morris Park,
- East Bronx,
- Throgs Neck,
- Hunts Point,
- Mott Haven,
- West Bronx,
- Fordham Heights,
- Riverdale, and
Our Law Firm Handles All Personal Injury Claims
The lawyers at Lipsig, Shapey, Manus & Moverman have successfully recovered millions of dollars in compensation for clients in a variety of different types of personal injury lawsuits including car accident lawsuits, premises liability cases, construction accidents cases, medical malpractice claims and more.
Auto Accident Lawsuits
Were you or a loved one injured in a Bronx car accident? Many auto accident victims in New York mistakenly believe that filing a "No-fault" insurance claim is their only legal option after being injured in a serious car accident.
However, your insurance may not cover all of the expenses and damages that you've incurred as a result of your accident. If you've sustained serious injuries in a car accident and your insurance does not cover your damages then you may be able to obtain additional compensation by filing a personal injury lawsuit
Our law firm handles all types of auto accident lawsuits including those involving trucks, taxi cabs, MTA buses and more. You can visit our Auto Accident Lawsuit page to learn more about New York's car accident laws and your legal options after a car crash.
Slip, Trip & Fall Cases
Slip, trip and fall accidents are among the most common types of accidents that lead to personal injury claims in Bronx, New York. Whether you suffered an injury after slipping on an icy sidewalk or tripping on a hazardous object in the local supermarket, you may be entitled to compensation in a premises liability lawsuit.
Visit our Premises Liability page to learn more about premises liability law in Bronx, NY and your legal options.
The Bronx is home to one of New York's fastest growing construction industries. Unfortunately, the recent construction boom in the Bronx has resulted in a significant rise in construction accidents and work-related injuries.
Our local construction accident attorneys have represented many injured workers in the Bronx and have successfully obtained millions of dollars in compensation for hard-working laborers in the construction industry throughout New York City.
If you suffered an injury while working on a New York construction site then you may be able to obtain compensation with the help of an experienced attorney. Contact the Lipsig Law Firm today for a free consultation on your legal rights.
Medical Malpractice Claims
Medical malpractice occurs when the negligence of a healthcare professional (i.e. doctor, nurse, physician, etc.) during treatment causes a patient to suffer an injury. Medical malpractice can be the result of variety of negligence including, but not limited to:
- Delayed diagnosis,
- Failure to diagnose,
- Errors during surgery,
- Birth injuries,
- and more.
Did the negligence of a healthcare professional cause you or a loved one to suffer an injury? If so, you may be eligible to pursue compensation for the damages that you've suffered by filing a medical malpractice lawsuit.
Our medical malpractice attorneys represent all victims of medical negligence in Bronx, NY.
Is There Legal Representation Near Me?
Are you concerned about finding a lawyer close to you that can take your case? Lipsig Law Firm has helped many clients just like you obtain compensation for their injuries. If you are you still wondering if you have a case, below there are some examples of the types of accidents with which our lawyers have helped clients.
Bronx, NY 10462 - Subway Slip And Fall Accident Results In Brain Injury
On a cold day in December it was already getting dark when a mother of four slipped in a gouge in the floor at the subway station while coming home from work. She fell, hitting her hip and head, before falling down a flight of stairs. She broke her hip and had bleeding in her brain which resulted in a brain injury that will progressively get worse. The once-active woman is unable to return to work and needs full-time medical care.
Brooklyn, NY 11217 - Bronx Construction Worker Dies On Site
A 43-year-old Bronx man died while working at a Brooklyn construction site when he was struck in the head by a falling object. The security guard for the site came back from his lunch break to find the man unconscious with severe head and body trauma. He believes a piece of equipment detached from machinery, fell, and struck the worker in the head. The man was pronounced dead at the scene and an investigation is on-going.
Bruckner Blvd. Bronx, NY 10459 - Young Girl Dies In Car Crash
A tragic car accident occurred on Bruckner Blvd leaving three adult passengers injured and one three-year-old girl dead. The family of four was traveling in bad weather on a Saturday morning in a Chevrolet Malibu when they swerved to avoid a raised sewer cap on the bumpy, freshly milled road. A sanitation truck that was behind the car slammed into the vehicle. All four passengers of the car were rushed to Lincoln Medical Center where the young girl was pronounced dead.
Why Should I Hire An Attorney From Lipsig Law Firm?
Finding the "best personal injury lawyer" to represent your rights after an accident can be a difficult task. You need to make sure that the law firm you choose has extensive knowledge of personal injury law and has years of experience successfully representing accident victims like you.
At Lipsig, Shapey, Manus & Moverman, our team of personal injury attorneys have extensive knowledge of personal injury law in the State of New York. We have decades of experience representing personal injury victims in Bronx, NY and throughout the Greater New York City Area. In fact, our legal team has successfully obtained more than $500 million in verdicts and settlements for our clients over the years.
Contact us today for a free legal consultation with one of our Bronx lawyers to learn about your legal options.
See What Former Clients Have To Say About Lipsig Law Firm
"So glad I called these guys! I was injured after slipping on an icy sidewalk in the Bronx last year. At first I didn't even know that it was possible to file a lawsuit for this type of accident, but I stumbled across the Lipsig Law Firm while searching for answers online and decided to give them a call to see if I had a case. That call was the best decision I've ever made. Tom and the entire team of lawyers at Lipsig treated me like family from the beginning. They helped me understand my options and were able to get me the money that I needed to pay for my medical bills."Rating: 5.0 ★★★★★
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Local Resources For Accident Victims In Bronx, New York
Knowing where to turn for help after a serious accident can be difficult. We've created a quick list of local resources for injured accident victims in Bronx, NY:
- Bronx County Website
- Contact Information For NYPD Precincts In Bronx, NY
- Contact Information For Bronx County Courts
- Directions To Bronx County Civil Court
Is There A Lipsig Law Office Near Me?
You may be wondering: "Is there is a Lipsig Law office near me?" Below we have included driving directions to our Bronx office location from various areas in New York which can also be reached via public transportation.
Directions From University Heights
Directions From Harlem
Directions From The Upper West Side
Directions From Yonkers
Directions From Baychester, Bronx
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Can I File A Lawsuit After A Slip & Fall Accident?
The Latest Bronx News
By Tom Moverman
May 10, 2017 - Poor Road Conditions May Have Contributed To Crash That Killed 3-Year-Old Girl In Bronx
According to police, poor road conditions may have been a factor in the fatal car accident that killed a 3-year-old girl and left three others injured in Bronx, NY. The accident occurred on Saturday, April 29th, when a family was driving on Bruckner Boulevard and crashed head-on into a privately owned sanitation truck heading in the opposite direction. Sources say that the driver swerved in front of the truck while trying to avoid a raised metal sewer cap on the road. All passengers involved in the accident were rushed to Lincoln Medical Center where the 3-year-old child was later pronounced dead.
For more information on this developing story, visit CBS 2.