Queens Car Accident Lawyer

Hurt in a car accident?

There are roughly 500 injuries from motor vehicle accidents in New York every day. Many times, these injuries are serious, resulting in life-altering consequences for the victim. When negligence on the part of another is to blame for the accident, the victim has the right to seek compensation for the damages they have suffered. If you have been victimized by anothers reckless or careless actions in a car accident, dont wait to see if the insurance company will offer you a fair settlement. Contact a Queens car accident lawyer who will fight on your behalf for the compensation you deserve.

The Law Offices of Scott A. Felicetti is a personal injury law firm that provides dedicated help to injury victims throughout Queens. Having practiced in Queens for many years, we understand what it takes to win a case here, and have obtained multi-million dollar settlements on behalf of our clients. We provide assistance in all types of cases, as indicated below. We encourage you to click on any of the links to read further about the specifics of your case and how we can help. Remember, that when choosing to work with an associate from our firm, you will receive personalized attention from an actual attorney in your case, not an assistant or paralegal. We will fight aggressively for you in seeking an outcome that is beneficial to you and your loved ones.

Bicycle Accidents
Bicycle accidents occur much more frequently than you might have expected, and those who are victims of these accidents are usually not protected enough to escape great physical damage. Read more about bicycle accidents

Catastrophic Injuries
Car accidents that involve many people can be catastrophic due to the number of individuals harmed and/or the severity of the damages. Read more about catastrophic injuries

Causes of Car Accidents
Not all accidents are caused by reckless or negligent behaviors on behalf of another driver on the road. Some of the worst accidents have occurred from blown tires, bad weather and defective vehicle products. Read more about causes of car accidents

Distracted Driving
New York City is known for its traffic jams and transportation holdups. Because extreme congestion leaves drivers pressed for time, many people have taken to multi-tasking in the car. While this may seem like an effective way to accomplish daily tasks, it is extremely dangerous to others on the road. Read more about distracted driving

Drunk Driving Accidents
Drinking can lead to impaired judgment, slower reflexes and compromised cognitive reasoning – all skills vital to any driver on the road. Therefore, drinking and driving is illegal because of the potential harm that can result from such impairments. Read more about drunk driving accidents

Head-On Accidents
One of the most violent and damaging types of vehicle accidents is that of head-on collisions. Read more about head-on accidents

Motorcycle Accidents
Motorcyclists are much less protected and much more vulnerable than other vehicle and truck drivers on the road. As a result, the injuries suffered by motorcycle riders involved in any type of accident are often severe enough to be considered catastrophic. Read more about motorcycle accidents

Multi-Vehicle Accidents
The more cars and drivers involved in a pile-up, the more complex and potentially harmful the accident may be. Read more about multi-vehicle accidents

No-Fault Accidents
Every driver in the state of New York is required by law to carry a least a minimal amount of car insurance. This means that regardless of which driver was at fault for the accident, both parties will likely be able to receive reimbursement. Read more about no-fault accidents

Pedestrian Accidents
Dangerous and reckless driving behaviors such as speeding, distraction and running stop signs can lead to pedestrian accidents, injuries and death. Read more about pedestrian accidents

Personal Injury
The law states that anyone who suffers injury in an accident be allowed to file a personal injury claim for compensation. Read more about personal injury

Personal Injury Attorney
Car accidents are not the only causes of injury. If you have been harmed in way – whether it was related to a car accident or not – an attorney from our firm may still be able to help. Read more about personal injury attorneys

Property Damage
Car accidents can damage more than just the vehicles and drivers involved. In cases in which property is struck there can be significant damage. Read more about property damage

Rear-End Accidents
Whiplash and soft tissue damage are common injuries for those involved in a rear-end accidents. Read more about rear-end accidents

Single-Vehicle Accidents
Just because only one car and one driver was involved in an accident does not make that one driver solely responsible for the collision. An experienced car accident attorney can review the details of your accident to determine whether or not there was something else at fault. Read more about single-vehicle accidents

Texting While Driving
Texting and driving is a widely abused practice by too many drivers on the road. Individuals who text and drive are manually, cognitively and visually distracted and can easily cause accidents. Read more about texting while driving

Underinsured Motorist
If you are involved in an accident it will be beneficial to have underinsured motorist coverage. That way you will be protected against the significant costs that can come from other drivers who are not sufficiently insured. Read more about underinsured motorists

Uninsured Motorists
Although New Yorkers are required to have some form of car insurance if they are operating a vehicle, some still fail to follow this law. When you are involved in an accident with an uninsured driver it will be much more difficult to obtain the compensation that is legally owed to you. Read more about uninsured motorists

Negligence in Car Accidents

Negligent behavior in a car accident cannot always be assigned to another driver, though this is frequently the case. The accident may have been caused by defects in ones automobile, insufficient road maintenance, or a driver under the influence of alcohol or drugs. These instances are referred to as “third party” negligence. If your accident was caused by third party negligence, a skilled attorney will be able to identify this fact, and pursue all those responsible for compensation that will allow you to recover from your injuries and move on with your life.

If you have been injured in a car accident, contact a Queens car accident attorneywho can fight for compensation that is commensurate with the damages you have sustained.