Hudson Valley Personal Injury Law Blog

Fishkill Injury Attorney Serving Wappingers Falls, Beacon, Lagrangeville and Nearby Areas of Hudson Valley

November 06, 2019
No one likes paying taxes, whether they be income taxes, sales taxes, estate taxes, or real estate taxes.  Yet, many Americans don’t pay taxes.  Obviously, failing to pay taxes is a very risky thing to do because, if you get caught, you may end up serving jail time in addition to having to pay the... Read More
Category: Damages
September 26, 2019
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The State of New York prohibits all drivers from using any handheld cell phone or face a traffic violation with up to a $150 fine. On top of that fine, there are surcharges based on where you were issued the ticket which can run $88 or $93. What’s more, is that second or third offenses within the... Read More
Category: Car Accidents
August 27, 2019
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An auto accident involving a commercial truck or tractor-trailer often has devastating consequences. Catastrophic injuries such as brain injury and spinal cord injury are common, but truck accidents are also among the deadliest of motor vehicle collisions and crashes. In 2017 alone, there were 450,... Read More
Category: Truck Accidents
August 13, 2019
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Rear-end or head-on car accidents often cause spinal injuries. Our personal injury lawyer, Ira Maurer, explains the parts of the spine, testing, and spinal cord injury types in part one of our spine injury educational video series. If you or a loved one has experienced a herniated disc or another... Read More
July 31, 2019
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Shoulder injuries are often caused by auto accidents and workplace or construction accidents. Damage to the shoulder joint, tendons, rotator cuff, and other shoulder injuries such as fractures and broken bones can permanently impact the functionality of your shoulder and may leave you with chronic... Read More
July 29, 2019
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Traumatic brain injuries (TBI) range from mild to severe and are often caused by auto accidents. Treatment for a TBI is costly and typically involves physical therapy, speech and language therapy, and psychology or psychiatry services. It’s difficult to determine the extent of your traumatic brain... Read More
July 26, 2019
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Car accidents often lead to mild, moderate, or severe traumatic brain injuries. It’s essential to identify the signs and symptoms immediately so you or your family member can seek medical attention. Our Fishkill lawyer, Ira Maurer, explains the various TBI symptoms, severity, and pursuing a... Read More
July 24, 2019
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The State of New York requires drivers carry a minimum amount of liability insurance for bodily injuries and property damage in the event of an auto accident, which is $25,000 for any one injury claim and $50,000 for all the injury claims involved. You must also carry “SUM coverage,” which is... Read More
Category: Car Accidents
July 22, 2019
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The Maurer Law Firm believes every client needs to understand their injuries and how the personal injury legal process works. Our founding lawyer, Ira Maurer, explains how we help victims of auto accidents, brain injuries, and other traumatic events recover compensation for the harm the incident... Read More
July 17, 2019
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One of the most frequent questions asked by clients is, "How much is my case worth?" The truth is, every case is different from all other cases because no two fact patterns are exactly the same. For this reason, two injury victims who have suffered the same physical injury may have claims that are... Read More