NY Personal Injury
Our NY Personal Injury Lawyer team handles cases arising from a doctor’s error, surgical mistake, hospital malpractice and other acts of medical malpractice. Recklessness, negligence and careless behavior often result in accidents. The experience of our clients has shown us that these traumatic accidents and injuries will change the lives of those involved and we are dedicated to helping our clients recover from these events. If you have been injured in an accident due to the negligence of another, it is important that you contact Stephen Bilkis and Associates for guidance and a free consultation.
Some commonly seen causes of action include:
NY birth injury – a birth injury occurs most often due to the negligence of a healthcare provider such as an obstetrician or emergency physician. The injury can occur during the birthing process or during a pregnancy. Tragically, a birth injury can be permanent and severe and may possibly result in wrongful death.
NY brain injury – our NY Injury Lawyer staff has found that most brain injury claims are the result of a car accident, assault, slip and fall or a motorcycle accident. The extent of the brain damage depends on the severity and location of the injury.
NY construction accident – a construction accident claim is filed after a person is injured, whether an employee or not, at a construction site. A construction accident can involve a workers compensation claim or a claim regarding a scaffold accident, slip and fall injury, ladder accident or defective equipment.
NY medical malpractice – our legal team describes medical malpractice is an intentional or unintentional act of a doctor or other health care provider that causes an injury to a patient. An act of medical malpractice can take the form of a birth injury, wrong medication, surgical infection, nursing error or a doctor’s error or mistake.
NY motorcycle accident – a motorcycle accident claim is filed after a motorcycle rider suffers an injury due to a collision with a vehicle, collision caused by defective motorcycle parts or a wreck due to dangerous roads.
NY truck accident – a truck accident happens when an 18-wheeler, tractor-trailer, dump truck or other large commercial truck is involved in some form of collision which causes property damage or physical injury.
NY slip and fall- a claim involving a slip and fall accident can involve premise liability. When a person slips and suffers an injury because of poor property condition, the property owner may be liable.
NY spinal injury – a spinal injury is a severe spinal cord injury that can occur because of an auto accident, SUV rollover accident, or motorcycle accident. This type of injury can be expensive with bills associated with surgery and physical therapy.
NY wrongful death – a wrongful death claim occurs after an accident results in the death of an individual. The deceased’s family or estate representative is responsible for bringing a wrongful death claim against the negligent party.
Our knowledgeable legal team will help you start the recovery process. Filing claim may help you obtain an award of damages to cover any medical expenses, loss of wages, reimbursement for pain and suffering and mental anguish. If you are suffering a personal injury due to another party’s negligence, contact us. To schedule a free appointment regarding your case or potential claim, call 1-800-NY-NY-LAW.