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Steps to Take After Being Rear-Ended

Rear-end collisions are frustrating. You can be sitting in your car at a red light, minding your own business and listening to your favorite true crime podcast when, suddenly, you feel a shocking jolt as another vehicle smashes into your trunk. So much for getting to work on time.  It’s important to know what to do after being rear-ended...

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Can You Sue for Whiplash from a Rideshare Accident?

A common injury after a rideshare car accident is whiplash. The effects of whiplash can range from minor pain to extremely life-altering disability. So, can you sue if you suffer whiplash from a rideshare accident? The answer is yes. You can potentially sue for whiplash injuries or any other injury sustained in an Uber or Lyft accident in New...

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What Are the Most Common Causes of Rideshare Accidents? 

The days of hailing a taxi cab at the airport seem to be fading away as the popularity of rideshare apps continues to grow. As companies such as Uber and Lyft expand across the country, cities are seeing an increase in the number of car accidents involving rideshare drivers. On the surface, these accidents may seem to have the...

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Navigating Bicycle Accidents Involving Uber or Lyft

If you are a cyclist involved in an accident with a rideshare vehicle, you may have more questions than answers. How do you hold the right parties responsible? Who will pay your medical bills? An experienced personal injury lawyer can help you navigate the most challenging aspects of what to do after a bike accident with a rideshare car....

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How Long Do Uber or Lyft Accident Settlements Take?

Settling your Uber or Lyft accident claim may take several weeks or months. While you might initially think this time frame is lengthy, that is only sometimes the case. It is often essential to thoroughly investigate the accident and determine all anticipated necessary medical treatment before negotiating a settlement. If you or a loved one were recently involved in...

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Can I Sue Uber or Lyft for Wrongful Death?

If your loved one was in a rideshare accident and did not survive, you might be wondering, Can I sue Uber or Lyft for wrongful death? The answer is yes, you can most likely file a wrongful death lawsuit. However, who you can ultimately sue or name as a defendant will depend on several different factors and circumstances. However,...

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What to Do If You’re in an Accident As an Uber or Lyft Driver

If you are an Uber or Lyft driver, knowing what to do in the case of an accident is essential. Understanding what steps to take and how  insurance policies work is also important. Both rideshare companies have car insurance, but the extent of that coverage and when and how it might come into play is complicated. As a Driver,...

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Common Mistakes to Avoid Following a Rideshare Accident

The causes of rideshare accidents can be plentiful, and often these crashes are unavoidable and out of your control. However, what you do in the moments and days after a rideshare accident is essential. Avoiding common mistakes after your accident can make all the difference in a successful accident claim or lawsuit. An experienced rideshare accident attorney can help...

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What Happens If I Get in a Car Wreck with No Insurance?

If you get into a car wreck without insurance, the consequences can vary depending on the laws and regulations where the accident occurred. Some of the main fears accident victims have when they get into a car crash with no insurance are usually about what the legal and financial consequences will be. Speaking with a car accident lawyer can...

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Can I Sue for a Hit & Run in New York City?

In New York City, you generally have the right to pursue legal action if you are a victim of a hit and run accident, regardless of whether you were a driver, passenger, pedestrian, or cyclist. However, before you sue for a hit and run in New York City, you should speak with a qualified personal injury attorney to help...

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