If you suffered injuries in a traffic collision in Oyster Bay, New York, you may need help recovering the compensation you need to cover your medical bills, lost wages, and other losses including pain and suffering.
A car accident lawyer serving Oyster Bay from Rosenberg & Gluck, L.L.P. may be able to work with you and help you hold the at-fault driver responsible for your collision and injuries. We can determine if you meet the criteria to file a lawsuit, help you build your case, and take legal action on your behalf. Let one of our car collision lawyers on Long Island go to work for you today.
Call Rosenberg & Gluck, L.L.P. in Nassau County, Long Island, today at (516) 451-7900. Our team will evaluate your case for free.
For a free legal consultation with a car accidents lawyer serving Oyster Bay, call 516-451-7900
Rosenberg & Gluck, L.L.P. Takes on All Types of Motor Vehicle Crash Cases
If you suffered injuries in a motor vehicle collision on Long Island, a car accident lawyer serving Oyster Bay from Rosenberg & Gluck, L.L.P. may be able to pursue damages for you. We take on all types of traffic accidents, which include:
- Car crashes
- Truck collisions
- Motorcycle crashes
- Commercial vehicle crashes
- Rideshare crashes
- Taxi collisions
- Bus, train, and other transportation collisions
- Pedestrian and bicycle crashes
The motor vehicle crash team from Rosenberg & Gluck, L.L.P. invites you to call us today for a free consultation regarding your case and a review of your legal options based on the facts of your case. We can answer your general questions about the process, explain the timelines involved, and discuss whether you may meet the qualifications to pursue a legal case.
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No-Fault Insurance Coverage Following a Collision in Oyster Bay
New York requires drivers to carry no-fault car insurance coverage, which pays out regardless of what led to a collision or who caused it. According to the New York State Department of Financial Services (DFS), no-fault auto policies cover basic losses, including:
- Medical bills up to the policy limit
- A portion of your lost wages up to the policy limit
- Incidentals related to your care, such as mileage to the doctor’s office
While this type of coverage provides an easy way to ensure you can recover a payout following a relatively minor or moderate collision, there are many damages victims suffer that are not compensated by these policies. Additionally, it is important to note that most motorcycle policies do not afford no-fault coverage. In order to recover for pain and suffering, and damages not covered by no-fault, a claim against the at-fault parties must be pursued.
Pursuing a Third-Party Liability Car Crash Case in Oyster Bay
A member of our team at Rosenberg & Gluck, L.L.P. can determine if you can pursue a case against the at-fault parties.
If you can pursue a fault-based case, there are two ways your attorney may be able to recover compensation for the damages you suffered. These two ways include:
- Reaching an agreement for a fair settlement with the at-fault party’s liability insurance provider; or
- Taking the case to trial, presenting strong evidence, and receiving a verdict and award.
Most cases settle before going to trial, but sometimes a trial is necessary. In either type of situation, you may be able to recover compensation for the current and future damages you suffered and will likely suffer because of your crash. This recovery could include:
- Pain and suffering damages
- Other non-economic, intangible losses
- Medical care and related expenses
- Lost wages
- Reduced earning ability
- Incidentals and miscellaneous related expenses
- Other economic losses and expenses
- Wrongful death damages, in cases when the victim passed away
To learn more about a fault-based car collision case, call Rosenberg & Gluck, L.L.P. at (516) 451-7900 now. We offer complimentary case reviews and consultations and handle these cases based on contingency.
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NY Has a Statute of Limitations on Car Crash Lawsuits
Generally, we have up to three years to file a lawsuit for our clients following a car crash on Long Island. This time limit is set by New York Civil Practice Law & Rules (CVP) §214, the statute of limitations for personal injury cases in the state.
Ensuring you meet this deadline is key to protecting your right to take legal action and hold the at-fault party responsible for your injuries and damages. However, there are also exceptions to this deadline that could mean you have much less time to get started, such as when the defendant is a municipality or when pursuing a wrongful death claim.
Reach out to our team for your complimentary case evaluation as soon as you can following your collision and the stabilization of your injuries. During this discussion, members of our team can ask questions that will help us pinpoint the time frames involved and whether compensation can be pursued.
Speak to a Member of Our Car Collision Team Serving Oyster Bay Today
If you suffered injuries in a motor vehicle collision on Long Island, you may be able to pursue a case to hold the negligent driver who caused your collision responsible for your damages. At Rosenberg & Gluck, L.L.P., we can help you understand your options based on the facts of your crash and injuries. We can also assist victims in Spanish if needed.
To learn whether a car accident lawyer serving Oyster Bay from Rosenberg & Gluck, L.L.P. may be able to pursue a claim for compensation, call (516) 451-7900 now. A member of our team would be happy to discuss your case with you during a complimentary consultation.