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Suing for Pain and Suffering in New York
Written by The Barnes Firm - February 21, 2024

Suing for Pain and Suffering in New York

Before you can initiate legal proceedings for pain and suf...

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What's the Average Motorcycle Accident Settlement in NY?
Written by The Barnes Firm - February 16, 2024

What’s the Average Motorcycle Accident Settlement in NY?

According to the U.S. Department of Transportation, 82,686...

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How Long Does an Insurance Company Have to Settle a Claim in New York?
Written by The Barnes Firm - February 15, 2024

How Long Does an Insurance Company Have to Settle a Claim in New York?

Determining how long an insurance company can take to sett...

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What Is the Average Personal Injury Settlement in New York?
Written by The Barnes Firm - February 8, 2024

What Is the Average Personal Injury Settlement in New York?

After an accident, New York personal injury laws allow you...

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How Long Do You Have to Report a Slip and Fall Accident?
Written by The Barnes Firm - February 8, 2024

How Long Do You Have to Report a Slip and Fall Accident?

When you’re involved in a slip-and-fall accident, the fi...

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Is Lane Splitting Legal in NY?
Written by The Barnes Firm - February 8, 2024

Is Lane Splitting Legal in NY?

Lane splitting is a common maneuver used by motorcyclists ...

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What's the Average Settlement for Slip and Fall Knee Injury?
Written by The Barnes Firm - February 7, 2024

What’s the Average Settlement for Slip and Fall Knee Injury?

If you’ve sustained a knee injury in a slip and fall acc...

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Slip and Fall Incident Reports
Written by The Barnes Firm - February 7, 2024

Slip and Fall Incident Reports

Most slip-and-fall accidents occur at home or work. If you...

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How Long Do Slip and Fall Claims Take?
Written by The Barnes Firm - February 7, 2024

How Long Do Slip and Fall Claims Take?

On average, a slip and fall settlement claim can take 5-7 ...

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How Are Slip and Fall Settlements Calculated?
Written by The Barnes Firm - February 7, 2024

How Are Slip and Fall Settlements Calculated?

In 2021, 44,686 people died due to slip-and-fall accidents...

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When Should You Go to the Doctor After a Car Accident?
Written by The Barnes Firm - February 6, 2024

When Should You Go to the Doctor After a Car Accident?

If you sustain an injury in a car accident, you should see...

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Can Someone Sue You for a Car Accident if You Have Insurance in California?
Written by The Barnes Firm - February 1, 2024

Can Someone Sue You for a Car Accident if You Have Insurance in California?

Yes, someone can sue you even if you have insurance in Cal...

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Written by The Barnes Firm - July 13, 2023

Common Amusement Park Injuries and How to Stay Safe

Amusement parks, theme parks, carnivals, and water parks a...

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Written by The Barnes Firm - August 25, 2022

FOURTEEN INJURED AFTER ROLLER COASTER MALFUNCTION AT SIX FLAGS GREAT ADVENTURE

Jackson Township, NJ – Fourteen people were injured on ...

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Written by The Barnes Firm - July 18, 2023

What are the Most Common Bicycle Accident Injuries?

Bicycling is a popular mode of transportation, exercise, a...

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Bicycle Helmet
Written by The Barnes Firm - June 1, 2023

Is a Bicycle Helmet Required in California?

Cycling is an increasingly popular activity in California,...

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Written by The Barnes Firm - May 9, 2023

Steps to Take If Your Child Is Injured in A Bicycle Accident

As parents, we always strive to keep our children safe and...

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bicycle accdient
Written by The Barnes Firm - May 2, 2023

Pedal with Caution: A Look at Common Bicycle Accident Causes

Bicycling is an increasingly popular mode of transportatio...

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Texting Driver
Written by The Barnes Firm - April 4, 2023

The Dangers of Distracted Driving

Distracted driving is a serious, and potentially fatal, is...

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Female Driver Making Phone Call After Traffic Accident and rearending
Written by The Barnes Firm - January 10, 2023

What Is Reckless Driving?

Reckless driving is defined as driving a vehicle with disr...

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person on a bike just before a bike accident
Written by The Barnes Firm - September 19, 2022

Do I Call My Insurance if Someone Hits Me?

Nothing can ruin a person’s day like being involved in a...

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Written by The Barnes Firm - August 1, 2022

What Can You Do If an Uninsured Driver Hits You?

If you’ve ever been in a car accident as a result of som...

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Car stopped in the crosswalk next to a downed bicycle after a bike accident
Written by The Barnes Firm - July 25, 2022

Common Situations That Lead To Bicycle Accidents

Dangerous accidents are trending and on the rise throughou...

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Written by The Barnes Firm - July 4, 2022

What Are The Main Causes of Bike Accidents?

Bicycles are ideal for navigating heavy traffic and conges...

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Written by The Barnes Firm - June 27, 2022

How are Cyclists Responsible for Road Accidents?

Riding your bike as a means of transportation has grown in...

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Written by The Barnes Firm - June 6, 2022

Are Bike Accidents Covered by Insurance?

When you plan a bike ride, you’re probably wondering if ...

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Sail boat harbor
Written by The Barnes Firm - August 3, 2023

Dangerous Boating Trends and Why You Should Avoid Them

Dangerous Boating Trends and Why You Should Avoid Them Th...

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Sail boat harbor
Written by The Barnes Firm - May 16, 2023

Stay Safe on the Water: Common Causes of Boating Accidents and How to Prevent Them

Boating can be a fun and exhilarating way to spend time wi...

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Top view of boy standing on spring board learning to dive during swimming class on a summer day. Boy learning swimming at outdoor pool.
Written by The Barnes Firm - May 11, 2023

Swimming Pool Hazards: Awareness and Prevention for a Fun and Safe Summer

Swimming pools are the ultimate source of fun and relaxati...

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Texting Driver
Written by The Barnes Firm - April 4, 2023

The Dangers of Distracted Driving

Distracted driving is a serious, and potentially fatal, is...

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Female Driver Making Phone Call After Traffic Accident and rearending
Written by The Barnes Firm - January 10, 2023

What Is Reckless Driving?

Reckless driving is defined as driving a vehicle with disr...

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person on a bike just before a bike accident
Written by The Barnes Firm - September 19, 2022

Do I Call My Insurance if Someone Hits Me?

Nothing can ruin a person’s day like being involved in a...

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Written by The Barnes Firm - August 1, 2022

What Can You Do If an Uninsured Driver Hits You?

If you’ve ever been in a car accident as a result of som...

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Written by The Barnes Firm - June 27, 2022

How are Cyclists Responsible for Road Accidents?

Riding your bike as a means of transportation has grown in...

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Written by The Barnes Firm - April 11, 2022

Who Is at Fault for a Single-Vehicle Accident?

After any car accident, it’s usually clear who the at-fa...

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Written by The Barnes Firm - February 28, 2022

How Do I Prevent Distracted Driving?

Distracted driving took the lives of nearly 2,900 people...

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Written by The Barnes Firm - February 7, 2022

Top 5 Most Common Types of Medical Malpractice

Professionals in the medical industry often undergo years ...

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Written by The Barnes Firm - January 10, 2022

Social Media Usage After An Accident

We’re sure you love sharing your daily adventures with f...

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Male driver taking a picture of his car damage after being in a car accident for his insurance claim, with a witness in the background
Written by The Barnes Firm - December 20, 2021

What Should You Say to Your Insurance Company after an Accident?

Insurance companies like to say they’re a “good neighb...

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justice scales in a courtroom
Written by The Barnes Firm - August 23, 2021

Is It Better to Settle or Go to Court after an Accident?

After any car accident, you may be able to receive financi...

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Written by The Barnes Firm - August 14, 2021

Rollover Tour Bus Crash Sends Dozens To NY Hospitals

New York State Police are investigating a rollover crash i...

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How Long Does an Insurance Company Have to Settle a Claim in New York?
Written by The Barnes Firm - February 15, 2024

How Long Does an Insurance Company Have to Settle a Claim in New York?

Determining how long an insurance company can take to sett...

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When Should You Go to the Doctor After a Car Accident?
Written by The Barnes Firm - February 6, 2024

When Should You Go to the Doctor After a Car Accident?

If you sustain an injury in a car accident, you should see...

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Can Someone Sue You for a Car Accident if You Have Insurance in California?
Written by The Barnes Firm - February 1, 2024

Can Someone Sue You for a Car Accident if You Have Insurance in California?

Yes, someone can sue you even if you have insurance in Cal...

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How Much Does Insurance Go Up After an Accident in California?
Written by The Barnes Firm - January 31, 2024

How Much Does Insurance Go Up After an Accident in California?

Usually, some insurance companies raise the insurance rate...

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What is CA Civil Code 3040?
Written by The Barnes Firm - January 31, 2024

What is CA Civil Code 3040?

Sustaining an injury in a car accident is financially, phy...

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How Long Does an Insurance Company Have to Investigate a Claim in California?
Written by The Barnes Firm - January 31, 2024

How Long Does an Insurance Company Have to Investigate a Claim in California?

Once you file an insurance claim, there’s a period of wa...

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Should I Get a Lawyer for a Minor Car Accident?
Written by The Barnes Firm - January 22, 2024

Should I Get a Lawyer for a Minor Car Accident?

Most car accidents result in various consequences, includ...

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What to Do After a Car Accident That’s Not Your Fault
Written by The Barnes Firm - January 22, 2024

What to Do After a Car Accident That’s Not Your Fault

Most car accidents have unfortunate consequences, includin...

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Average Settlement for Non-injury Car Accidents
Written by The Barnes Firm - January 22, 2024

Average Settlement for Non-injury Car Accidents

As a motorist, you will likely experience a car crash at s...

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What Is the Average Settlement for a Minor Car Accident?
Written by The Barnes Firm - January 15, 2024

What Is the Average Settlement for a Minor Car Accident?

According to the National Safety Council, 3.7 million vehi...

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Why Is My Car Accident Settlement Taking So Long?
Written by The Barnes Firm - January 11, 2024

Why Is My Car Accident Settlement Taking So Long?

Car accidents can cause varying injuries, including whipla...

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How Long Does It Take To Settle a Car Accident Claim in California?
Written by The Barnes Firm - January 11, 2024

How Long Does It Take To Settle a Car Accident Claim in California?

If you sustain an injury in a car accident in California, ...

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What Are Common Types of Burns in a Construction Accident
Written by The Barnes Firm - December 20, 2023

What Are Common Types of Burns in a Construction Accident? 

According to the American Burn Association, approximately ...

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Can I Sue My Employer
Written by The Barnes Firm - October 20, 2023

Can I Sue My Employer?

Every job has risks of injuries, even if they seem complet...

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Written by The Barnes Firm - July 25, 2023

How to Help Prevent Construction Site Accidents and Injuries

While construction is an essential industry that employs m...

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accidentes de construcion
Written by The Barnes Firm - April 25, 2023

What Causes of Construction Accidents in New York?

In New York, the construction industry is booming with new...

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Written by The Barnes Firm - May 16, 2022

Do I Need to File a Worker’s Compensation Claim if I’m Injured on a Construction Site?

The construction industry is one of the most profitable in...

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Los Angeles Car Accident Attorneys
Written by The Barnes Firm - March 7, 2022

How To Prevent Injuries On Construction Sites

Construction is a top industry for workplace-related inju...

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Written by The Barnes Firm - February 7, 2022

Top 5 Most Common Types of Medical Malpractice

Professionals in the medical industry often undergo years ...

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Written by The Barnes Firm - January 10, 2022

Social Media Usage After An Accident

We’re sure you love sharing your daily adventures with f...

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Male driver taking a picture of his car damage after being in a car accident for his insurance claim, with a witness in the background
Written by The Barnes Firm - December 20, 2021

What Should You Say to Your Insurance Company after an Accident?

Insurance companies like to say they’re a “good neighb...

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Written by The Barnes Firm - September 1, 2021

Avoiding Construction Site Injuries, Just in Time for Labor Day

Labor Day is right around the corner. Though the day is as...

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justice scales in a courtroom
Written by The Barnes Firm - August 23, 2021

Is It Better to Settle or Go to Court after an Accident?

After any car accident, you may be able to receive financi...

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Los Angeles Car Accident Attorneys
Written by The Barnes Firm - June 7, 2021

What are the Most Common Construction Site Injuries?

In a busy city such as New York, construction sites are a ...

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Dog Bites by Breed
Written by The Barnes Firm - January 10, 2024

Dog Bites by Breed

According to the U.S. Centers for Disease and Control, mor...

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dog on a leash lunging to bite someone, while being held back by a man
Written by The Barnes Firm - July 6, 2023

Top Reasons Why Kids are at Greater Risk of Dog Attacks

A parent’s top priority is always the safety and well-be...

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an american pit bull terrier puppy in a park in autumn
Written by The Barnes Firm - June 7, 2023

Los Angeles and San Diego Rank Among Top 5 Cities For Dog Attacks on Postal Workers

United States Postal Workers (USPS) and other delivery dri...

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Written by The Barnes Firm - May 4, 2023

What Delivery Drivers Need to Know About Dog Bite Liability

Across the United States, millions of packages and food or...

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Written by The Barnes Firm - August 15, 2022

Watching for Hazards when Walking Your Dog in NYC

New York City is known for its stunning skyline, eclectic ...

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surgical instruments on a table with surgeons working in the background
Written by The Barnes Firm - February 7, 2022

Top 5 Most Common Types of Medical Malpractice

Professionals in the medical industry often undergo years ...

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Eye Drop Recalls in 2023
Written by The Barnes Firm - December 8, 2023

Eye Drop Recalls in 2023

Eye Drop Recalls in 2023 There have been multiple reca...

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Terms to Know When Filing a Personal Injury Claim
Written by The Barnes Firm - August 24, 2023

The Difference Between Tort Law and Personal Injury Law

The Difference Between Tort Law and Personal Injury Law If...

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neutrogena sunscreen
Written by The Barnes Firm - February 21, 2023

Is Benzene in Sunscreen Linked to Cancer?

Sunscreen is one of the most effective and popular ways to...

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dangerous baby formula
Written by The Barnes Firm - January 17, 2023

Does Baby Formula Cause Necrotizing Enterocolitis (NEC)?

It had been speculated, and is now proven, that various Si...

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gloved hand holding a pencil pointing towards a fake bladder
Written by The Barnes Firm - May 3, 2022

Exactech Lawsuit: Knee, Ankle & Hip Implants

Exactech Replacement lawsuits aim to get financial compens...

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Written by The Barnes Firm - March 14, 2022

What to Do After a Defective Product Injury

What to Do After a Defective Product Injury Defective prod...

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surgical instruments on a table with surgeons working in the background
Written by The Barnes Firm - February 7, 2022

Top 5 Most Common Types of Medical Malpractice

Professionals in the medical industry often undergo years ...

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fire
Written by The Barnes Firm - January 12, 2022

The Bronx Fire Attorneys | Safety Doors Failed

On the morning of January 9, 2022, a fire broke out in a B...

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Written by The Barnes Firm - January 10, 2022

Social Media Usage After An Accident

We’re sure you love sharing your daily adventures with f...

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Written by The Barnes Firm - December 10, 2021

CPAP Lawsuit

Philips Respironics recalled millions of CPAP machines bec...

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Written by The Barnes Firm - July 2, 2021

NuVasive Precice Stryde, Plate, and Bone Transport Systems Recall

NuVasive, a medical device manufacturer, has announced a v...

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view of a baby's hand and face in the hospital
Written by The Barnes Firm - April 26, 2021

What are the Most Prevalent Birth Injuries?

Having a baby is one of the most important moments in a pe...

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tired man falling asleep at the wheel of his car
Written by The Barnes Firm - July 11, 2023

Driving Under The Influence Of Marijuana In New York

In 2021, recreational use of marijuana/cannabis was legali...

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busy new york city street with traffic and pedestrians crossing in the crosswalk
Written by The Barnes Firm - June 20, 2023

Navigating the Darkness: Tips for Driving Safely at Night

Driving at night is far more hazardous than driving during...

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car accident
Written by The Barnes Firm - June 15, 2023

Why Tailgating is One of the Most Dangerous Driving Behaviors

Tailgating, or driving too close behind another vehicle, i...

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woman driving a car and looking to the right
Written by The Barnes Firm - June 13, 2023

Safe Summer Driving Safety Tips For Teenage Drivers

Summer is a time of freedom, fun, and adventure for many t...

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Driving Drunk
Written by The Barnes Firm - June 6, 2023

What to Do After Being Hit by a Drunk Driver

Being involved in a car accident can be a traumatic experi...

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Texting Driver
Written by The Barnes Firm - April 4, 2023

The Dangers of Distracted Driving

Distracted driving is a serious, and potentially fatal, is...

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person signing a car insurance document
Written by The Barnes Firm - January 24, 2023

What is Uninsured & Underinsured Motorist Coverage?

Being involved in a motor vehicle accident can be a stress...

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Female Driver Making Phone Call After Traffic Accident and rearending
Written by The Barnes Firm - January 10, 2023

What Is Reckless Driving?

Reckless driving is defined as driving a vehicle with disr...

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person on a bike just before a bike accident
Written by The Barnes Firm - September 19, 2022

Do I Call My Insurance if Someone Hits Me?

Nothing can ruin a person’s day like being involved in a...

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Injured woman feeling neck pain from whiplash after being in a car crash
Written by The Barnes Firm - August 29, 2022

How Long Does Whiplash Take to Heal?

Whiplash is a type of neck injury caused when a person i...

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Written by The Barnes Firm - August 1, 2022

What Can You Do If an Uninsured Driver Hits You?

If you’ve ever been in a car accident as a result of som...

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rear view of bicyclist in the bike lane wearing a backpack
Written by The Barnes Firm - June 27, 2022

How are Cyclists Responsible for Road Accidents?

Riding your bike as a means of transportation has grown in...

read more
What's the Average Motorcycle Accident Settlement in NY?
Written by The Barnes Firm - February 16, 2024

What’s the Average Motorcycle Accident Settlement in NY?

According to the U.S. Department of Transportation, 82,686...

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Is Lane Splitting Legal in NY?
Written by The Barnes Firm - February 8, 2024

Is Lane Splitting Legal in NY?

Lane splitting is a common maneuver used by motorcyclists ...

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motorcyclist
Written by The Barnes Firm - June 22, 2023

What To Do After a Motorcycle Accident

Riding a motorcycle can be an exhilarating experience, off...

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Driving Drunk
Written by The Barnes Firm - June 6, 2023

What to Do After Being Hit by a Drunk Driver

Being involved in a car accident can be a traumatic experi...

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motorcyclist
Written by The Barnes Firm - May 25, 2023

Tips for Increasing Your Visibility as a Motorcyclist

As a motorcyclist, you are often less visible to other dri...

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two motorcyclists
Written by The Barnes Firm - May 18, 2023

Why You Should Always Wear a Helmet on a Motorcycle

Motorcycles offer a sense of freedom and exhilaration that...

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Texting Driver
Written by The Barnes Firm - April 4, 2023

The Dangers of Distracted Driving

Distracted driving is a serious, and potentially fatal, is...

read more
Female Driver Making Phone Call After Traffic Accident and rearending
Written by The Barnes Firm - January 10, 2023

What Is Reckless Driving?

Reckless driving is defined as driving a vehicle with disr...

read more
person on a bike just before a bike accident
Written by The Barnes Firm - September 19, 2022

Do I Call My Insurance if Someone Hits Me?

Nothing can ruin a person’s day like being involved in a...

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Written by The Barnes Firm - August 1, 2022

What Can You Do If an Uninsured Driver Hits You?

If you’ve ever been in a car accident as a result of som...

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rear view of bicyclist in the bike lane wearing a backpack
Written by The Barnes Firm - June 27, 2022

How are Cyclists Responsible for Road Accidents?

Riding your bike as a means of transportation has grown in...

read more
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Written by The Barnes Firm - April 11, 2022

Who Is at Fault for a Single-Vehicle Accident?

After any car accident, it’s usually clear who the at-fa...

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traffic signal on crosswalk
Written by The Barnes Firm - May 30, 2023

Stay Safe While Walking: Tips to Prevent Pedestrian Accidents

Walking is an excellent way to stay healthy, reduce your c...

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Written by The Barnes Firm - August 8, 2022

What is Product Liability Law and When is It Applicable?

Thousands of consumer lives are put at risk when a manufac...

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Pedestrian Accidents
Written by The Barnes Firm - April 18, 2022

Are Pedestrian Accidents Covered by Insurance?

According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administr...

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surgical instruments on a table with surgeons working in the background
Written by The Barnes Firm - February 7, 2022

Top 5 Most Common Types of Medical Malpractice

Professionals in the medical industry often undergo years ...

read more
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Written by The Barnes Firm - October 21, 2021

Halloween: A Scary Time On The Street

Halloween trick-or-treating is one of the ways for familie...

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Written by The Barnes Firm - September 13, 2021

Prevent Sidewalk Accidents During Back to School Time

In the United States, there are approximately 56.6 million...

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Written by The Barnes Firm - July 28, 2021

Help Make City Sidewalks Safer with SidewalkSnap presented by The Barnes Firm

The broken and cracked sidewalks that line our cities are ...

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Pedestrian Accidents
Written by The Barnes Firm - July 19, 2021

If I’m a Pedestrian, Who Pays for My Medical Bills After I Was Hit by a Car?

In 2017, roughly 5,977 pedestrians were killed and over ...

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Pedestrian Accidents
Written by The Barnes Firm - February 15, 2021

Do Pedestrians Always Have the Right of Way?

Do Pedestrians Always Have the Right of Way? New York Cit...

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Suing for Pain and Suffering in New York
Written by The Barnes Firm - February 21, 2024

Suing for Pain and Suffering in New York

Before you can initiate legal proceedings for pain and suf...

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What Is the Average Personal Injury Settlement in New York?
Written by The Barnes Firm - February 8, 2024

What Is the Average Personal Injury Settlement in New York?

After an accident, New York personal injury laws allow you...

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What Does Litigation Mean in a Personal Injury Case?
Written by The Barnes Firm - January 31, 2024

What Does Litigation Mean in a Personal Injury Case?

You may be entitled to compensation if you sustain an inju...

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What Is Considered Personal Injury?
Written by The Barnes Firm - January 31, 2024

What Is Considered Personal Injury?

A personal injury occurs when an incident causes a person�...

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do i need a personal injury lawyer
Written by The Barnes Firm - January 15, 2024

Do I need a Personal Injury Lawyer?

Every day, people sustain injuries for various reasons— ...

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How Long Does a Personal Injury Lawsuit Take?
Written by The Barnes Firm - January 11, 2024

How Long Does a Personal Injury Lawsuit Take?

Individuals who have experienced a personal injury may fac...

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Assumption of the Risk in Personal Injury Claims
Written by The Barnes Firm - January 10, 2024

Assumption of the Risk in Personal Injury Claims

If you sustained an injury due to someone else’s neglige...

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What Happens if a Handyman Gets Hurt on Your Property?
Written by The Barnes Firm - December 27, 2023

What Happens if a Handyman Gets Hurt on Your Property?

Hiring a handyman is a convenient way of fixing minor repa...

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What is the Difference Between an Attorney and a Lawyer?
Written by The Barnes Firm - December 26, 2023

What is the Difference Between an Attorney and a Lawyer?

The terms lawyer and attorney are often used interchangeab...

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Open vs. Closed Head Injuries
Written by The Barnes Firm - December 26, 2023

Open vs. Closed Head Injuries

A head injury is any injury to your skull, scalp, or brain...

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How Much Can I Sue for Emotional Distress
Written by The Barnes Firm - December 8, 2023

How Much Can I Sue for Emotional Distress?

How Much Can I Sue for Emotional Distress? After someone e...

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How to File a Lawsuit in California
Written by The Barnes Firm - December 1, 2023

How to File a Lawsuit in California

How to File a Lawsuit in California If you’ve sustained ...

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How Long Do You Have to Report a Slip and Fall Accident?
Written by The Barnes Firm - February 8, 2024

How Long Do You Have to Report a Slip and Fall Accident?

When you’re involved in a slip-and-fall accident, the fi...

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What's the Average Settlement for Slip and Fall Knee Injury?
Written by The Barnes Firm - February 7, 2024

What’s the Average Settlement for Slip and Fall Knee Injury?

If you’ve sustained a knee injury in a slip and fall acc...

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Slip and Fall Incident Reports
Written by The Barnes Firm - February 7, 2024

Slip and Fall Incident Reports

Most slip-and-fall accidents occur at home or work. If you...

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How Long Do Slip and Fall Claims Take?
Written by The Barnes Firm - February 7, 2024

How Long Do Slip and Fall Claims Take?

On average, a slip and fall settlement claim can take 5-7 ...

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How Are Slip and Fall Settlements Calculated?
Written by The Barnes Firm - February 7, 2024

How Are Slip and Fall Settlements Calculated?

In 2021, 44,686 people died due to slip-and-fall accidents...

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What to Do After a Slip and Fall Accident
Written by The Barnes Firm - December 26, 2023

What to Do After a Slip and Fall Accident

According to the CDC, 3 million people are treated in the ...

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Slip and Fall Accidents With Surgery
Written by The Barnes Firm - October 17, 2023

Slip and Fall Accidents With Surgery

When we think about slip and fall scenarios, most of us im...

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Slip and Fall Accidents Without Surgery
Written by The Barnes Firm - October 17, 2023

Slip and Fall Accidents Without Surgery

Whether it's a misstep on a slick sidewalk or an unexpecte...

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man falling on ground next to wet floor sign
Written by The Barnes Firm - January 3, 2023

What Are The Most Common Causes of Slip and Fall Accidents?

Slip and fall accidents are a leading cause of hospitaliza...

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surgical instruments on a table with surgeons working in the background
Written by The Barnes Firm - February 7, 2022

Top 5 Most Common Types of Medical Malpractice

Professionals in the medical industry often undergo years ...

read more
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Written by The Barnes Firm - January 10, 2022

Social Media Usage After An Accident

We’re sure you love sharing your daily adventures with f...

read more
Male driver taking a picture of his car damage after being in a car accident for his insurance claim, with a witness in the background
Written by The Barnes Firm - December 20, 2021

What Should You Say to Your Insurance Company after an Accident?

Insurance companies like to say they’re a “good neighb...

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What Are the Most Most Common Types of Truck Accidents
Written by The Barnes Firm - December 20, 2023

What Are the Most Common Types of Truck Accidents?

Truck accidents often have substantial consequences, resul...

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What Is the California Truck Speed Limit
Written by The Barnes Firm - December 20, 2023

What Is the California Truck Speed Limit?

Speeding is a leading cause of accidents across the United...

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Truck Driver Sleep Apnea
Written by The Barnes Firm - August 29, 2023

I Was Hit by a Semi-Truck – What Do I Do?

I Was Hit by a Semi-Truck – What Do I Do? Being involve...

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Written by The Barnes Firm - September 19, 2022

Do I Call My Insurance if Someone Hits Me?

Nothing can ruin a person’s day like being involved in a...

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Written by The Barnes Firm - August 1, 2022

What Can You Do If an Uninsured Driver Hits You?

If you’ve ever been in a car accident as a result of som...

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Written by The Barnes Firm - June 27, 2022

How are Cyclists Responsible for Road Accidents?

Riding your bike as a means of transportation has grown in...

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Written by The Barnes Firm - May 23, 2022

Do You Have to Pay Taxes on a Settlement From a Truck Accident?

Imagine you just received full compensation for being invo...

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Written by The Barnes Firm - April 11, 2022

Who Is at Fault for a Single-Vehicle Accident?

After any car accident, it’s usually clear who the at-fa...

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Written by The Barnes Firm - February 28, 2022

How Do I Prevent Distracted Driving?

Distracted driving took the lives of nearly 2,900 people...

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Written by The Barnes Firm - February 7, 2022

Top 5 Most Common Types of Medical Malpractice

Professionals in the medical industry often undergo years ...

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Written by The Barnes Firm - January 10, 2022

Social Media Usage After An Accident

We’re sure you love sharing your daily adventures with f...

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Written by The Barnes Firm - December 20, 2021

What Should You Say to Your Insurance Company after an Accident?

Insurance companies like to say they’re a “good neighb...

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What Are the Most Most Common Types of Truck Accidents
Written by The Barnes Firm - December 20, 2023

What Are the Most Common Types of Truck Accidents?

Truck accidents often have substantial consequences, resul...

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How Much Can I Sue for Emotional Distress
Written by The Barnes Firm - December 8, 2023

How Much Can I Sue for Emotional Distress?

How Much Can I Sue for Emotional Distress? After someone e...

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Average Settlement After Being Hit By a Drunker Driver
Written by The Barnes Firm - December 8, 2023

What is An Average Settlement After Being Hit By a Drunker Driver

What is an Average Settlement After Being Hit By a Drunk D...

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How Long After Demand Letter Can I Expect Settlement
Written by The Barnes Firm - November 23, 2023

How Long After Demand Letter Can I Expect Settlement

How Long After Demand Letter Can I Expect Settlement I...

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How to Get the Most Money From Insurance for Totaled Car
Written by The Barnes Firm - November 10, 2023

How to Get the Most Money From Insurance for Totaled Car

How to Get the Most Money From Insurance for Totaled Car I...

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What Happens if I Dont Go to Jury Duty
Written by The Barnes Firm - November 8, 2023

What Happens if I Don’t Go to Jury Duty?

What Happens if I Don’t Go to Jury Duty? Many people vi...

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Written by The Barnes Firm - August 22, 2023

Privacy Policy

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Written by The Barnes Firm - July 11, 2022

When Do I Need a Medical Malpractice Lawyer?

For many families, their family physician is trusted almos...

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Written by The Barnes Firm - March 1, 2021

The Barnes Firm Continues Founder’s Commitment To Community

The Barnes Firm is proud to announce its renewed commitmen...

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Written by The Barnes Firm - November 18, 2020

The Barnes Firm Announces $45,000 Donation To “Shelter To Soldier”

About Our Commitment To "Shelter To Soldier" Dynamic ...

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Written by The Barnes Firm - September 14, 2020

What Are The Most Common Medical Malpractice Cases?

When you visit your local doctor or the hospital, you expe...

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