Long Island Car Accident Lawyer
Each year more then two million people are injured or killed in car accidents. Statistics show that every person is likely to be involved in at least one car accident in their lifetime. Long Island roads and highways can be particularly dangerous and car accident injuries pose a significant risk to all motorists. Palermo Law is a Long Island Personal Injury Law Firm dedicated to representing individuals that have suffered serious injuries as a result of another motorist’s negligent driving.
Common causes of motor vehicle accidents include:
- Distracted Driving: Any activity that distracts a person’s attention away from the primary task of driving. These types of distractions include the use of a hand held navigation device, cell phone use and texting.
- Speeding: Driving above the legal limit is a leading cause of car accidents. Further, high impact accidents often result in significant injuries.
- Following too Closely: Tailgating, especially at high speeds reduces reaction times and often leads to rear-end accidents which are the most common type of motor vehicle accident.
- Aggressive Driving: Operating a vehicle in a hostile or aggressive manner may include following to closely, failing to signal and repetitive lane changes.
With 2 decades of experience, Steven Palermo heads the legal team at Palermo Law. He personally handles each client’s car accident case from its inception through conclusion. He has litigated hundreds of personal injury cases and won several million dollar verdicts and settlements for his clients. He has a passion for helping injured people find justice in their fight against large multi-million-dollar insurance companies that try and minimize his client’s injuries. If you or a loved one has suffered serious injuries as a result of another persons negligent driving and would like schedule a free case evaluation from an experienced Long Island Car Accident Attorney, call or email us today.