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NYC Bus and Subway Accidents

Bus Accident Attorney Stephen B. Kaufman

Injuries resulting from bus and subway accidents are common in our big city. The Law Offices of Stephen B. Kaufman represent people who have been injured due to accidents, closing doors, sudden stops, and bad drop off points. Common injuries caused by these mishaps include: broken bones, cuts, scars, head or back problems, nerve damage, loss of limbs and sometimes death. Ultimately, these injuries can cause loss of employment.

When mass transit vehicles cause serious injuries, act fast

It is very important to note that accidents involving New York City buses and subways have strict rules regarding lawsuits. You have just 90 (ninety) days from the time of your accident to file a Notice of Claim with the appropriate city agency when a NYC bus or subway or their respective stations have injured you. Lawsuits against NYC transportation must be filed within that time frame. If not, you could actually lose your right to sue. *

You have right to Bus and Subway Accident Compensation

Of course, the first step following an accident is to receive all necessary medical care for your injury. The next step should be to seek compensation for your medical bills, your pain and suffering and your economic losses. If you were injured due to negligence on behalf of NYC transportation, it was not your fault. Stephen B. Kaufman and his team will discuss your situation and if appropriate, will take the necessary steps in order to gain money damages on your behalf.

Fighting for subway or bus accident compensation

If you or a loved one has been injured or killed in a bus or subway accident and you live in New York City, the Bronx, Brooklyn, Queens or Long Island, you may be eligible for compensation.

With this type of accident, you cannot afford to hesitate. Call the Law Offices of Stephen B. Kaufman at (718) 822 0500 for a Free Consultation Today. We will fight hard for you and ensure that no additional suffering will take place.

*If 90 days have passed since your accident and a Notice of Claim was not filed, you may be eligible to receive an extension. We will look at your case, the reason for the delay and discuss the steps moving forward.

The Law Offices of Stephen B. Kaufman service all parts of the Bronx, including: Riverdale, Kingsbridge, Marble Hill, Norwood, Bedford Park, Fordham, Belmont, University Heights, Downtown Bronx, Mott Haven, Melrose, Morrisania, Hunts Point, Highbridge, Morris Heights, Mount Eden, Tremont, Concourse, The Hub, Baychester, Bronxdale, Eastchester, Edenwald, Indian Village, Laconia, Olinville, Morris Park, Pelham Gardens, Pelham Parkway, Van Nest, Wakefield, Williamsbridge, Woodlawn, Bronx River, Castle Hill, Clason Point, City Island, Co-op City, Country Club, Edgewater Park, Harding Park, Parkchester, Pelham Bay, Soundview, Schuylerville, Throggs Neck, Baychester, Westchester Village, Pelham Islands, Rikers Island (the jail facility), Westchester Square.

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