Defensive Driving Tips

Did you know that car accidents are the fifth most common cause of death in the United States? This is a staggering statistic. In addition to staying alert and aware of the other cars on the road, the best thing … Continue reading

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Whose Fault Is It, Anyway?

Determining fault in an automobile accident is probably more complicated than you think. In these cases, we don’t just look at whose car hit the other. There are two categories of fault: negligence or recklessness. Negligence occurs when someone drives … Continue reading

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New York Distracted Driving Penalty

Have you ever seen someone eating or texting while driving? New York State is starting to crack down on this dangerous behavior. Starting November 1st, the penalty for distracted driving for anyone under the age of 21 will result in … Continue reading

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Automotive Product Liability Cases

Each year, major automobile companies recall thousands of car models due to product defects. These recalls are particularly important because they could make a car accident even worse. This is especially true for vehicles recalled for faulty airbags. In this … Continue reading

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Put An End To Distracted Driving

We know all know the phrase “Texting and Driving” and how dangerous it is to the driver and other motorists on the road. However, it is just one component that falls under the all encompassing “Distracted Driving” category. You may … Continue reading

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ATV Safety Tips

As the summer slowly comes to a close, young people are trying their best to get in some quality ATV time. People who operate recreational vehicles like ATVs or dirt bikes must have proper training and supervision. If either of … Continue reading

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Motorcycle Safety

We have had some great weather this summer. Nice weather can only mean one thing–more motorcycles on the road. It is no surprise that motorcycle accidents are at an all time high during the warmest months of the year. Before … Continue reading

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What To Do If You Are In A Car Accident

Car accidents are feared by many. Unfortunately, car accidents are commonplace these days. Your fate lies in your hands as well as in the drivers who are on the open road. If you are involved in an accident, there are … Continue reading

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Car Accident Statistics

At Levine and Wiss, we understand what people are up against when they have sustained an injury and are attempting to secure the compensation they deserve. Our 40-plus years of combined legal experience includes prior defense work for insurance companies. Such experience … Continue reading

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You’ve Been In A Car Accident- Now What?

The risk of a car accident occurring increases in poor weather conditions. Rain has many dangerous effects on pavement. We all know that when it rains heavily roads become flooded and cars can potentially hydroplane or skid. This causes the … Continue reading

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