If you have been in an personal injury accident and have been injured, its likely you’ll need medical care or treatment. Finding the right doctor to treat your injury can be difficult; however you should always speak with your primary care physician. Your doctor should be able to explain what type of doctor you will need […]
To Accept or Not to Accept – That is the Question. Many people often wonder “Should I accept a settlement for my injury?” Actually, no one can answer this question for you. It’s a personal question and most likely will depend on a variety of factors. Some factors that you may want to take into […]
New York Motor Cycle Statistics If you are one of these statistics, you may find the next piece of information even more interesting. According to the Hurt Report, a motorcycle safety study conducted in the United States, and published in 1981, two-thirds of multiple vehicle accidents involving a motorcycle were caused by the driver of the other vehicle violating the motorcycle’s right-of-way.According to, New […]
With difficult liability and causation issues, Insurance carrier offered 200K. Client declined offer and case was tried last week. Pulvers, Pulvers & Thompson won an award of 950K by way of verdict.
Here is a Pulvers, Pulvers, Thompson & Friedman Auto Accident Settlement for the amount of $95,000. Recently we settled an auto case with major causation problems and soft tissue injuries (woman had multiple prior accidents). The insurance company’s initially offered $7K offer. We went to mediation and walked away from their $30K offer. Ultimately we […]
Know the Insurance Law § 5102(d) Qualifiers. To help establish a guideline for personal injury, New York instituted a “Serious Injury Threshold”. Below are the qualifiers for this threshold. Article 51 of the Insurance Law provides that a plaintiff in a personal injury action arising out of negligence in the use or operation of a […]