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Am I Entitled to Compensation?

Understand Your Rights in a Personal Injury Case

Tort claims for personal injury cannot be filed by just anyone. In order to recover compensation from another party, you must have suffered damages or injury because of that party's actions or behavior. Negligence is the leading cause of personal injury, since a person's carelessness and distraction can cause any number of accidents. Car accidents, for example, can be caused by negligent drivers who aren't paying attention or who are driving recklessly. Another example is that patients can suffer illness or injury because of a negligent doctor or surgeon. As long as you are the victim of injury because of someone's negligence, you are entitled to damages.

How will I be compensated for personal injury damages?

When it comes to car accidents, New York's no-fault insurance law requires a "serious injury" to be eligible for a tort claim under the New York no-fault law. Eligible, "serious" injuries include bone fractures, significant disfigurement, dismemberment, loss of bodily function, and other catastrophic injuries as well as cases of wrongful death. You need a New York City personal injury lawyer to decide if your injury is a "serious injury" and to help you fight the insurance companies for the settlement that your damages truly deserve.

Valuing a Personal Injury Claim

After an accident, you are probably wondering, "How much is my claim worth?" There are many factors that go into determining a fair settlement or trial verdict for a personal injury case, including medical bills, property repair and replacement expenses, past and future pain and suffering, past and future lost wages, disability, and more. The exact value of your claim will only be determined when you accept a settlement or when you obtain a verdict; however, a personal injury attorney in NYC can help to ensure that you obtain fair compensation.

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Jaroslawicz & Jaros, LLC has handled personal injury cases since 1980. This firm has a proven record of success and is arguably one of the finest teams of trial and appellate lawyers in the nation. Our attorneys have recovered more than $1 billion in damages for clients over the years in verdicts and settlements and have a solid reputation in the legal community. Partners David Jaroslawicz and Abraham Jaros, as well as Attorney Natascia Ayers, have all been selected for inclusion in the National Trial Lawyers "Top 100 Trial Lawyers." We have what it takes to maximize your compensation and we can fight for your best interests. Contact us today!

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