In 2008, personal injury accounted for more than 60 million emergency room and doctor’s office visits, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Personal injury, a legal term used to indicate physical, mental, and emotional damage, comes in many forms. Our New York City personal injury attorneys at Silberstein, Awad, & Miklos, P.C. excel in the following areas of personal injury law:
• Motor vehicle accidents
• No fault
• Defective products
• Slip and fall accidents
• On the job accidents
• Serious injury
• False arrests
For more information, see Personal Injury Types.
‘Damages’ refers to a financial measure of your injuries due to the negligent party’s actions. You can sue for damages in order to compensate your losses, including the following areas:
• Past, present, and future medical expenses
• Lost wages and future earnings
• Mental anguish
• Permanent disability
• Loss of companionship
Personal injury claims become complex very quickly, especially if you have suffered from serious harm. If you or a loved one have been injured or killed due to another’s negligence, please contact the experienced personal injury attorneys in NY at Silberstein, Awad & Miklos, P.C. today. Our firm offers free initial consultations to clients in New York, including the Bronx, Brooklyn, Queens, Long Island, and Manhattan.