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August 2017 Archives

New York's "serious injury" threshold for no-fault car accidents

New York is one of many states with no-fault insurance laws. These regulations mean you first seek compensation from your own insurance for medical expenses and lost income, unless you sustain a “serious injury.” If your injury passes a certain threshold, you can file a lawsuit or liability claim against the negligent driver.

3 important steps in filing a workers’ compensation claim

Workers who suffer injuries on the job may be hesitant to file a claim against their employers, whether because they think their injuries are not compensable or they fear retaliation from the company. On the other hand, there are those who want their financial awards right away and file without preparation.