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Car accidents happen every day in the Bronx and across NYC. When you’re hurt, finding an experienced injury lawyer is key to getting the fair financial compensation you need. Proner & Proner is one of the leading injury law firms in the NYC area. We have recovered over $400 million for accident victims over our more than 50 years of practice in the Bronx and are ready to go to work in your case.
We know you have options when choosing an injury attorney to handle your car crash claim. We set ourselves apart by combining personal attention with our dedication to getting financial results. We know what you’re going through—serious injuries can derail your personal and professional plans. In fact, our lead attorney, Mitchell Proner, chose to dedicate his career to helping accident victims get fair compensation because he was once seriously injured in an accident himself.
Injured Due To A Car Accident And Have Questions? We Can Help, Tell Us What Happened.
We know there can be much confusion right after a car accident in the Bronx. Our top-rated lawyers are here to help you sort through what happened to build a strong claim for compensation. To schedule your free case review, call our office 24/7 or fill out this online contact form to tell us what happened.
It’s happened—you’ve been involved in a car accident in the Bronx. At this point, most accident victims don’t know what to do next. It’s important to first remember to remain calm—what you do in the time immediately following a car accident can be important to proving that someone else caused the accident later, when making a claim for compensation.
Of course, your first step should be to seek medical attention and help any parties who were injured in the car accident (911 can send emergency responders to the scene). Additionally, to protect your right to fair compensation at a later point:
Once you have received immediate medical treatment, you should also try to stay organized. Keep a written journal where you write down things like:
Never throw away any documents that your doctor gives you. Keep your bills, medical records, notes and any other documentation in a single file so that nothing gets lost in the shuffle.
At Proner & Proner, our car accident lawyers have decades worth of experience successfully helping hundreds of clients get fair compensation for their injuries. We know the law and we know how to negotiate with the insurance companies to get a higher award than they might otherwise offer. Our crash lawyers handle all types of car accidents in the Bronx, including:
Statistically, car accident victims who are represented by experienced lawyers get three times more financial compensation than those who work with the insurance companies alone. We explore every option for getting fair compensation for:
Vehicle Collided With Guardrail
At Proner & Proner, our car accident lawyers put hard work and dedication into every case we take on. To learn more about our law firm and our Bronx car accident lawyers, call our office or contact us online today.
The Bronx is located just to the north/northeast of Manhattan, across the Harlem River. A bustling borough of nearly 1.5 million residents, the Bronx is an extremely diverse area—both in terms of cultures and characteristics. Because both Urban communities and residential districts are located in close proximity, many Bronx residents commute via personal car on a daily basis.
Insurance companies are always out to make money. That’s true even if you’re dealing with your own car insurance company. They might offer you a settlement that covers all of your out-of-pocket expenses thus far. However, they rarely offer a fair settlement for your future expenses—and your treatment usually doesn’t end on the day you accept a settlement. You can’t go back and ask for more later, so it’s always best to schedule a free consultation with an experienced lawyer who can help.
Yes. In fact, this is quite common in car accident cases. Our lawyers investigate ourselves to get evidence about what happened. That evidence might include:
– Video surveillance (which is much more common today),
– Witness testimony,
– Photos that someone took,
– Testimony by an accident reconstruction expert who can use scientific skills to find out what happened.
In some cases, more than one driver might have caused the accident. That only means that your compensation award could be partially reduced to the extent your actions contributed to the accident. Of course, we work to build the strongest case possible to protect your full compensation award.
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.
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.
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.