How Pre-Existing Conditions Impact Personal Injury Claims

If you are involved in an accident, you have every right to seek compensation for your injuries. But insurance companies will look for reasons to pay you less. If an insurance company finds that you have a pre-existing condition, they may try to reduce any compensation or not pay you at all

Understanding Comparative Fault in New York

New York personal injury law uses comparative fault calculations when determining responsibility and compensation for an accident. This means that when courts look to award monetary compensation to an accident victim, they will look to see if the accident victim did something that contributed to the accident.

What is Pain and Suffering

Pain and suffering is the term used to describe the physical or emotional stress caused by being injured in an accident. How much compensation you should get for pain and suffering is calculated separately from the amount you get for more direct expenses.