Have legal questions? Contact Us Today!

Proners Head

Firm Blog

Have you been injured?

Award ImageAward ImageAward ImageAward ImageAward ImageAward Image

Types of Evidence to Present in a Personal Injury Case

Evidence in New York Personal Injury Cases When you are injured, collecting evidence to back your case is probably the last thing on your mind. However, evidence is often needed in a personal injury case and it is important to begin collecting it as soon as possible. It is also necessary to consider the types … Continued

Why Do Accidents Happen at Construction Sites?

Construction Accidents in New York City Construction accidents can occur for a myriad of reasons. When a victim gets injured while on a New York-based construction site, they may be thinking about filing a lawsuit. It’s important to find and consult with a skilled personal injury attorney that has experience handling construction-related cases. Because construction … Continued

Making a Claim for Compensation After Getting Rear-Ended on a Motorcycle

Rear-End Motorcycle Accidents in New York Unfortunately, it is common for motorcyclists to suffer some of the most serious injuries when they are involved in accidents. The injuries are often a lot worse when they are rear-ended by a vehicle that is driving behind them, such as a traditional sedan, van, or even a commercial … Continued

Driving While Distracted in New York: Why Is It Happening?

Distracted Driving Accidents in New York City Hundreds of car accidents occur in New York each day. Many of these accidents are caused by drivers that are operating a vehicle while they’re distracted, meaning they may not be paying attention to what is going on around or in front of them. Although distracted driving is … Continued

What Happens When a Motorcycle Accident Leads to Paralysis?

Motorcycle Accidents and Paralysis When a motorcyclist is involved in an accident, the injuries sustained are often much worse than injuries sustained in motor vehicle accidents. Some injuries cause death while others lead to hospitalization. Although protective gear is often worn by motorcyclists, helmets and jackets cannot provide full protection in the event of an … Continued

How Do I Know If I Have a Personal Injury Claim?

Overview of Personal Injury Almost any type of accident, whether it be a car accident, slip and fall or construction accident, can cause serious injuries and result in a personal injury claim. While some injuries are the result of human error, those that result from third-party negligence can often be catastrophic and life-changing.  For example, … Continued

How to Determine if You Have a Spinal Cord Injury

Overview: Spinal Cord Injuries The spinal cord is an integral part of the central nervous system, operating as a bridge between the brain and the rest of the body. When a spinal cord injury occurs, the consequences can be catastrophic, potentially leading to the inability to control certain limbs. According to the Mayo Clinic, the … Continued

How Much Money Can I Recover if I Was Injured at Work?

Workplace Accidents and Injuries in New York Did you know that the New York State Workers’ Compensation Board receives approximately 140,000 applications each year from employees who were injured on the job? These staggering statistics are indicative of how often workplace accidents happen in New York. Below, we’ve answered some of the most common questions … Continued

  • 01

  • 02

  • 03

More Press

In The

In The Press ThumbnailPlay Button

Press

In The

In The Press ThumbnailPlay Button

Press

In The

In The Press ThumbnailPlay Button

Press

News Channel

Road Rage Incident

Mitchell Proner spoke in support of NYC motorcycle riders and called on NY lawmakers and police not to overreact to a highly publicized road rage incident or to let that incident cast all motorcyclists in a bad light.

News Channel

Hit and Run

Attorney Mitchell Proner was on hand when the motorist accused of hitting a female jogger on a road in Central Islip appeared in a New York courtroom to answer charges of leaving the scene of a fatal accident.

News Channel

Ferry Disaster

Attorney Mitchell Proner, an expert on maritime law, spoke about the similarities between the Costa Concordia ferry disaster and the recent Indonesian ferry accident that killed at least 24 people.