Were you involved in a car accident in The Bronx? You are not alone.
In 2014, motor vehicle accidents resulted in 5,359 Emergency Department visits in Bronx County. 403 of these visits required hospitalization, and tragically there were 34 vehicle accident related fatalities in the county.
More recently, a study by streets safety advocacy group Transportation Alternatives found that 28 people were killed in traffic accidents in the Bronx during the first half of 2022.
And every year, vehicle accidents result in almost $30 million in hospitalization and emergency department charges in the Bronx.
If you suffered injuries as a result of a car accident in Bronx County, the experienced car accident attorneys at De Caro & Kaplen, LLP, can help you get the compensation and justice you deserve.
We work on a contingency basis, which means that there are no up-front costs when you hire us. Our fee is completely dependent on successfully recovering compensation for you.
Car Accident Hot Spots In The Bronx
The Grand Concourse, a major thoroughfare in The Bronx, has a statistically high number of car accidents. According to NYPD figures, there were 62 reported collisions in August 2019 on the concourse.
In 2010, the intersection on East 170th St & Grand Concourse had the highest number of crashes involving pedestrians (8). Heavy pedestrian and vehicle volumes, long crossing distances, and heavy retail-related pedestrian activity were identified as issues impacting on the number of collisions involving pedestrians at the intersection.
De Caro & Kaplen, LLP have successfully represented individuals involved in car accidents on the Grand Concourse.
Which Areas Of The Bronx Do We Cover?
Our lawyers accept car accident cases throughout Bronx County, including: Allerton, Baychester, Bathgate, Bedford Park, Concourse, Coop City, Eastchester, Fordham, High Bridge, Hunts Point, Kingsbridge, Morrisania, Mott Haven, Morris Park, Parkchester, Pehlam, Riverdale, Soundview, South Bronx, Throgs Neck, Tremont, and University Heights.
Brain Injury Rehabilitation Facilities In The Bronx
Vehicle accidents are a leading cause of traumatic brain injury. According to the CDC, 14% of brain injuries are caused by auto accidents.
Our firm helps individuals involved in Bronx car accidents receive full and fair compensation for their injuries.
Our highly trained, experienced, and compassionate lawyers will help you through the process from start to finish.
Please get in touch and allow us to help you get the compensation and justice you deserve.