Tag: Car Accident Lawyer

Car Accident Police Report – Explained

  • By Marc S. Berman
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You probably are familiar with the term “police report.” However, unless you’ve had a traffic accident, you may have never seen one. When a car crash occurs, the drivers by law must usually remain at the scene and notify the police. This applies to any car crash in New Jersey, whether it occurs in North Jersey, Read More

How to Lose Insurance for a Car Accident

  • By Marc S. Berman
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FAILURE TO LIST ALL DRIVERS MAY BITE YOU IF THERE’S A CAR ACCIDENT In my last post, I discussed the importance of buying enough uninsured motorist coverage when you buy car insurance. It can make the difference between getting, or not getting, fair compensation for your injuries after a car accident. However, if you are Read More

Car Accidents and Passengers

  • By Marc S. Berman

CAN PASSENGERS BE RESPONSIBLE FOR CAR ACCIDENTS? Normally, passengers are not legally responsible, even partially, for car accidents.  However, there are rare exceptions. A passenger in a car must act with a reasonable amount of care for his own safety. The passenger may assume that the driver will exercise proper care and caution in driving. Until a passenger knows, Read More

Car Accident Issue – Who Pays for Medical Bills?

  • By Marc S. Berman
car accident lawyer Elmwood Park

AFTER AN ON THE JOB CAR ACCIDENT, WHO COVERS YOUR MEDICAL BILLS? You had a car accident while on the job. Say you live and work in Elmwood Park. You’ve done the right thing and hired a local car accident lawyer. Because the accident occurred while you were working, the lawyer will file a worker’s Read More

Personal Injury Lawyer Bergen County Case

  • By Marc S. Berman
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PERSONAL INJURY LAWYER BERGEN COUNTY CASE LESSON: BUY GOOD INSURANCE A recent personal injury lawyer Bergen County case shows the need to buy car insurance wisely. Unfortunately, many people in New Jersey do not. This may prevent them from obtaining compensation after an accident. In the case, a woman named Kim suffered a car accident injury. Read More

Auto Accident Lawyer Wins 2.4M Verdict

  • By Marc S. Berman

Auto Accident Lawyer $2.4 Million Verdict Upheld as Not Excessive A blameless driver is severely injured in an accident. He hires an auto accident lawyer. A year passes. The driver receives medical treatment. But he is not the same as before the accident. He still has pain. The insurance company for the at-fault driver refuses to pay Read More

 Car Accident Lawyer: Traffic Tickets

  • By Marc S. Berman
car accident lawyer Fair Lawn NJ

How a Car Accident Lawyer Evaluates a Case Say a new case comes into the office of a car accident lawyer. One of the first things that the attorney will investigate is whether there was a violation of a traffic law. This is because, if the lawyer can prove that the other driver violated a traffic Read More

Ten Things To Do After A Car Accident

  • By Marc S. Berman
Things to do after a car accident

Ten Commandments: Things to Do After a Car Accident REPORT THE ACCIDENT to the police. Do so while still at the scene. OBTAIN THE OTHER PARTY’S INFORMATION.  These include name, address, and phone number. Also  email, driver’s license number, car insurer and  policy number from their insurance card. If possible, TAKE PHOTOS of the accident scene. Also Read More