20 10, 2017

Reduced Visibility Regularly Responsible for Motor Vehicle Crashes

2017-10-20T15:09:17-04:00Syracuse Car Accident Lawyers|

Over the past ten years, data has been collected that shows that one in every five motor vehicle accidents is in some way weather related. Inclement weather affects your stopping distance, your visibility, and your safety. In Syracuse the our accident injury attorneys have had many car accident cases where proper measures were not taken in bad weather which subsequently resulted in accidents and serious injuries. When visibility is low as when driving through rain,

13 10, 2017

Medical Expenses After An Accident

2017-10-13T10:40:23-04:00Syracuse Car Accident Lawyers|

A Personal Injury Lawyer in Syracuse Explains Who Pays For Medical Bills After A Car Accident When you are involved in a car accident and suffer injuries, the medical bills can start to pile up quickly. A car accident alone is stressful but if you suffer injuries on top of that and add in dealing with insurance companies and filing a personal injury claim, it can often seem very overwhelming. This is why seeking a

6 10, 2017

Who Is At Fault in a ‘Chain Reaction’ Car Accident?

2017-10-06T14:15:13-04:00Syracuse Car Accident Lawyers|

Who is to Blame in a Chain Reaction Car Accident? Syracuse Car Accident Lawyer, Jan Kublick, explains some of the many issues that may arise when it comes to establishing fault in a Syracuse car accident cases involving a chain reaction accident. What is a chain reaction accident? A chain reaction car accident happens when three or more vehicles hit one another in a series of rear-end accidents that is caused by the force generated

29 09, 2017

What Not To Do After A Car Accident

2017-09-29T12:21:57-04:00Syracuse Car Accident Lawyers|

Nobody starts the day planning to get into a car accident. Accidents are called that for a reason, because they are always unexpected. Being prepared and knowing what to do after a car accident is very important, and so is knowing what not to do. Here are something you should never do if you have or are involved in a car accident. Do Not Get Angry Car accidents can be frustrating, therefore it is so

12 07, 2017

Car Accidents: Reduced Visibility – Liability

2017-07-12T15:18:28-04:00Syracuse Car Accident Lawyers, Syracuse Personal Injury Lawyers|

Reduced Visibility is Regularly Responsible for Car Accidents and Crashes Over the past ten years, data has been collected that shows that one in every five accidents is weather related. Inclement weather affect your stopping distance,you’re your visibility. In Syracuse the attorneys at McMahon, Kublick & Smith have had many car accident cases where proper measures were not taken in bad weather that resulted in a accident. When visibility is low like when driving through

14 05, 2017

Can Backup Cameras Prevent Car Crashes?

2017-05-14T13:58:21-04:00Syracuse Car Accident Lawyers|

Do Car Backup Cameras Make a Difference? Today car backup cameras are on many cars that are on the streets everyday. They assist with pulling out of parking spots more safe and easy. It is believed that these devices can prevent car accidents, however research has shown that accidents with passenger cars and commercial trucks that have backup cameras still happen (all too frequently). According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA), as of

19 04, 2017

Neurological Issues From a Car Accident

2017-04-19T08:53:01-04:00Syracuse Car Accident Lawyers|

Head Injuries and Car Accidents in Syracuse Minor accidents can still jerk you around enough to cause neurological issues from a car accident. This often can also be serious enough that you can suffer debilitating effects. There are various types of neurological issues that can be caused from a motor vehicle accident. There is also three ways nerves can get seriously damaged which are: stretching, pressure, and severing of the nerve. Some of the ways

9 03, 2017

Rental Car Insurance: To Buy or Not to Buy

2017-03-09T09:37:04-05:00Syracuse Car Accident Lawyers, Syracuse Personal Injury Lawyers|

Rental Car Insurance: What You Need to Know. With gas prices at a continuing affordable level, there is a good chance you may find yourself looking to rent a car to go on a weekend getaway (not to mention a business trip). There is also a question you may have and that is whether or not you should buy rental car insurance that is offered from the rental car company. Do you really need rental

8 02, 2017

Personal Injury Car Accidents: Asleep at the Wheel

2017-02-08T13:45:28-05:00Negligence, personal injury, Syracuse Car Accident Lawyers|

CAR ACCIDENTS AND PERSONAL INJURY: ASLEEP AT THE WHEEL. One of the most dangerous aspects of driving on any road in Syracuse and Central New York, whether it is Erie Boulevard or I-81 is sleep-deprived or overtired drivers. This applies not only to passenger cars, but also tractor trailers and buses.  How many stories have we seen in the news recently about accidents closing down portions of Interstate 81 or Onondaga Lake Parkway? Being sleepy

17 10, 2016

Failure to Yield Car Accidents

2016-10-17T09:55:23-04:00Syracuse Car Accident Lawyers|

Let us think hypothetically for a moment. If you were driving down the highway at a normal speed with both of your hands on the wheel and you are giving your full attention to the road. Then suddenly, another vehicle maneuvers out in front of you. You didn’t have the opportunity to make any sort of maneuver to evade, and you end up slamming into the back of their vehicle. This would certainly be a