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NYC Car Accident Lawyer

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If you’ve recently been in a car accident, you’re likely going through a lot– pain from the injuries you suffered, confusion about the claims process, uncertainty about the future, and stress about the prospect of medical procedures or missed work. At Frekhtman & Associates, our car accident attorneys are passionate about helping victims of serious and catastrophic car accidents in NYC during this trying time. We provide reassurance and legal counsel to car accident victims throughout the NYC area. We believe in gaining justice for our clients by seeking compensation for medical bills, lost wages, pain, and suffering, and other damages...

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NYC Uber Accident Lawsuit FAQs

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While there may always be a debate as to whether it is cheaper and safer to hail a NYC taxicab or a ridesharing vehicle, everyone needs to understand the added difficulties of filing a lawsuit after being injured by an Uber driver. Ridesharing companies like Uber and Lyft keep trying to limit their financial responsibilities for their drivers’ accidents by claiming they are working as independent contractors and not employees. Fortunately, our experienced New York City Uber accident lawyers know how to help clients successfully pursue these types of injury cases. Once we become your law firm, we will readily answer...

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Rideshare Transportation Poses Unique Liability Risks To Many Passengers

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As major metropolitan cities and smaller towns try to reduce passenger car traffic, more Americans are requesting rides with Uber, Lyft, and taxi companies. Yet while these vehicles can offer some added convenience and fee savings, rideshare transportation poses unique liability risks to many passengers who suffer serious injuries or die in accidents. [table-of-content] Taxi company handling of rider safety & liability issues – compared to Uber & Lyft Although taxis are usually inspected and maintained regularly by reputable company owners, the same cannot always be said about the privately-owned vehicles used by Lyft and Uber drivers. Furthermore, many taxi companies have decades...

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Many Women Allege Sexual Assault After Riding with Lyft and Uber

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Rideshare companies like Uber and Lyft have a legal duty to provide all passengers with reasonable safety and security. No customer should ever have to worry about being sexually assaulted, kidnapped, or otherwise abused by a rideshare company driver. Although many drivers may still be independent contractors, Uber, Lyft, and other rideshare companies must prioritize safety at all times. Current news headlines clearly indicate that far too many female passengers are being sexually abused by Uber drivers. In 2018, CNN reported that at least 103 Uber drivers had been accused of sexually assaulting or otherwise abusing their passengers during the most...

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New York Uber Accident Lawyer

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Need Help? NY Uber Accident Lawyer helping serious injury victims and families Many New York City residents rely on ridesharing companies to help them get around. This saves time, money, and the hassle of owning and driving a car - but it also puts you at the mercy of your driver. New Yorkers sustain injuries each year in accidents involving Uber. If you're dealing with medical bills, lost wages, or fruitless conversations with insurance companies following an accident, you have legal options and rights. Contact the attorneys at Frekhtman & Associates and learn if a negligent party owes you compensation for...

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