Individuals in New York and elsewhere tend to rely on motor vehicles to get around; however, driving a personal vehicle often means traveling on busy roads filled with motorists in a rush to get to their final destination. And because life these days can get very busy, many motorists decide to multi-task while behind the wheel. For some drivers, it is minor or even harmless to take a phone call, send a text or check e-mails; however, the reality is that this is a dangerous activity that frequently results in serious automobile collisions.
Whether it is a fender bender, intersection collision, head-on crash or any other type of car crash, the aftermath of a collision can seriously impact the life of a crash victim. Car accident injuries can range from minor scratches and bruises to severe injuries to the head, neck and back. Because of this, it is vital to determine any an all injuries and losses suffered in a crash, as it is possible to hold a negligent driver accountable if they caused the crash.
At Marder, Eskeen & Nass, our skilled law firm has helped past clients in the Manhattan area assert their rights following an automobile collision. This often looks like out attorneys conducting additional investigation, determining what caused the crash and who was liable for it. Distracted driving is often a culprit, and our attorneys understand what is needed to prove causality. With additional evidence, witness accounts and expert testimony, we can prove that a driver was distracted at the time of a crash.
To learn more, check out our law firm's motor vehicle accidents website. Understanding the cause of a crash helps one paint a more accurate picture of a crash. Furthermore, it helps with legal actions filed to recover compensation for losses such as medical bills, pain and suffering, lost wages and other related damages.