If you suffered an injury or the loss of a loved one in a drunk driving accident, you can pursue financial compensation through a lawsuit or insurance claim. Driving under the influence is unlawful, but the U.S. court system doesn’t always provide justice for DWI accident victims. That’s why the New York City car accident lawyers at our firm are dedicated to innocent drivers fight for the money they deserve after serious injury or loss. With more than 50 years of combined experience, our team is ready to help your case.
Research suggests that more than 1,000 DWI-related car accidents occur in New York City every year. In 2009, only 216 of these accidents resulted in property damage alone; every other accident resulted in a personal injury or a fatalities. According to the New York DMV, one third of all fatalities in the state involve impaired drivers and pedestrians. At Greenberg & Stein, P.C., we believe that drunk driving accidents are always preventable. This means that victims of DWI accidents should not carry the financial burden of the costs associated with their injuries. These costs may include:
Although many drunk drivers are arrested and convicted of DWI, a criminal conviction doesn’t always involve financial restitution for the injured party. With the help of a New York City car accident attorney, you may be able to recover damages.
When you work with Greenberg & Stein, you can have peace of mind knowing that your case is in good hands. Over the years, we have recovered settlements worth over one million dollars for car accident victims, including a multi-million dollar settlement for an automobile accident victim. Today, we are ready to use this experience to help your case. Call our office today for more information and to schedule a free, no-obligation case evaluation with one of our New York City personal injury attorneys.