Tag Archives: auto accident

How is a Semi-Truck Accident Different from an Auto Accident?

It is obvious that semi-trucks, tractor-trailers, 18-wheelers and other extra-large commercial vehicles are much larger and weigh much more than standard automobiles. It then comes as no surprise that the injuries and damage from an accident involving a truck of this size can be far more catastrophic than the injuries from a smaller vehicle. There -->

Driving and Winter Weather Conditions in Albany, NY

Winter weather conditions in Albany, NY can become severe very quickly, and even the most experienced drivers can face dangerous hazards on the road. The Federal Highway Commission stated that one in four car accidents involve inclement weather. Some of the most common hazards are: Black ice: Roadways can be covered by a thin layer -->

More Drivers Relying on Hudson Valley Bridges

According to data from the New York State Bridge Authority, in 2016 traffic volume grew over 4% on five Hudson Valley area bridges, including: the Bear Mountain Bridge, the Newburgh-Beacon Bridge, the Mid-Hudson Bridge, the Kingston-Rhinecliff Bridge, and the Rip Van Winkle Bridge.  driver_navigation.jpg The most notable traffic increases occurred on the Bear Mountain Bridge -->

Finding the Right Car Crash Attorney, Client Experience Speaks for Itself

“After being involved in a car accident, I hired a different attorney . Several months went by and I had hardly even had contact with that said attorney and I felt very neglected, confused and frustrated. That’s when I decided to consult Finkelstein and Partners aka Jacoby and Meyers where David E Gross is an attorney -->

Our Chenango County Motor Vehicle Accident Client on his Experience with Finkelstein and Partners

Our client, a New Jersey resident, was involved in a serious crash in Oxford New York, a small town roughly 40 minutes from Binghamton, New York. Below is his account of his experience with Finkelstein and Partners. “After I was in a car accident in NY, I needed a great lawyer. I checked online and -->

Rear End Auto Accidents

Many rear end auto accidents take place on our roads every day. These accidents can occur at any time, and can happen to anyone. While these types of accidents are common, they are completely preventable by knowing and understanding the rules of the road. If you or someone you know has been injured in a -->

The Taconic State Parkway- Multiple Fatal Crashes in One Weekend

The Taconic State Parkway is a popular choice for motorists, especially those who opt for the scenic route. Unfortunately, the roadway which dates back to the early 1900’s has been the host of countless accidents. Just this past weekend there were multiple fatal crashes on the Taconic.  8 people were injured and 3 people tragically -->

Ford Recalls 421,000 Escapes Over Unintended Acceleration Concern

On July 26, Ford launched a recall of 421,000 Escapes sold in the U.S. because of a problem that can cause the gas pedal to stick. According to the LA Times, the recall came just a week after the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration opened an inquiry into the problem, noting 68 complaints, including 13 accidents, nine -->