The most frequently asked question a person injured in a motor vehicle accident wants to know is under the No Fault law can I make a valid claim for my personal injuries, pain and suffering? For motor vehicle accidents in New York State they can sustain a claim for personal injuries if they have suffered a “Serious Injury” in one or more of nine categories as defined by Insurance Law 5102(d):
Most motor vehicle cases deal with the last three categories of serious injury and concern cases where plaintiffs have suffered injuries to their spine, shoulders, and knees, so called “soft-tissue” injuries.
That it is very important to have a very experienced personal injury lawyer . Please call us for an appointment for a free consultation. Our attorney hot line is (716) 472-4444 and you will speak to an attorney 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Let us help you get through this painful process.