Brooklyn Car Accidents

Brooklyn Car Accident Lawyer

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Brooklyn car accident statistics

Brooklyn is the largest borough in New York City. More than 2,565,635 people live in Brooklyn. Many Brooklyn car accidents occur on Brooklyn’s busy streets and expressways.

Several major expresses include the Brooklyn-Queens Expressway, the Gowanus Expressway, the Prospect Expressway, New York State Route 27, the Belt Parkway, and the Jackie Robinson Parkway.

Major streets where Brooklyn car accidents occur include include, Atlantic Avenue, Fourth Avenue, 86th Street, Kings Highway, Bay Parkway, Ocean Parkway, Eastern Parkway, Linden Boulevard, McGuiness Boulevard, Flatbush Avenue, Pennsylvania Avenue, and Bedford Avenue.

Courthouses in the Brooklyn

Brooklyn car accident cases are litigated in the Kings County Supreme Court. This is there you file your lawsuits, argue motions, and try cases.

The Kings County Supreme Courthouse is located at 360 Adams Street, Brooklyn, New York 11201.

Where to report your Brooklyn car accident

If you are involved in a car accident call 911 immediately. The operators will transfer your call to the local police.

The New York City Policy Department has four precincts in Brooklyn :

Recent Brooklyn car accident settlements and jury verdicts

Below are several Brooklyn car accident settlements and jury verdicts. These are all reported, to let a victim have a realistic expectation of what they should be able to receive:

      • MCARTHUR v. LOPEZ: $157,000.00 Jury Verdict. McArthur was hit from the rear and suffered cartilage and ligament damage to her right knee. A jury awarded McArthur $157,000.00
      • Jenkins v. Kumar: Jury Verdict $24,000.00. Jenkins was stopped at LaGuardia airport when her car was rear ended by a taxi. She suffered unspecified personal injuries. A jury awarded her $24,000.00 for past pain and suffering.

More recent Brooklyn car accident settlements and jury verdicts can be found here and New York City jury verdicts and settlements are available here.

We will also update our personal injury blog with cases of interest.

Each Brooklyn car accident situation is different, and it is vital to have your case evaluated to determine if all the elements of negligence are present. Having an experienced, knowledgeable, hardworking, and caring attorney from Daniel Szalkiewicz & Associates, P.C. handle your case will provide you with the best chancing of receiving the large and fair settlement that you deserve. Our legal team will send investigators to the site to conduct examination into the circumstances involved to research the intersection, question witnesses, and take statements. We immediately send claim letters to alert the insurance and require the potential defendants to preserve all relevant evidence.

With our solid hard working reputation for our clients and tough litigators and settlement skills, Daniel Szalkiewicz & Associates, P.C. can swiftly and caringly bring your case to a favorable resolution. Do not suffer in silence any longer; call our team today to discuss your options for pursuing justice and ensuring your rights are protected. We provide exceptionally qualified legal counsel, and to make sure our clients are not hurt twice, we only take a 31.5% contingency fee, compared to the industry standard one/third to 42.00%. If we don’t win for you, you owe us nothing.