Types of Motor Vehicle Accidents

Types of Motor Vehicle Accidents in New York

NYC Auto Accident Attorneys Can Help You Get Compensated for Serious Injuries

Our motor vehicle accident attorneys in New York City have successfully handled even the most complex motor vehicle accident cases, regardless of the type of accident. To schedule a free, confidential consultation with one of our experienced car accident lawyers, please contact Proner & Proner today.

We Handle Cases Involving Any Type of Motor Vehicle Accident in NYC

Our nation’s roadways are among the most heavily traveled in the world, and this is particularly true of the roads in New York. Given how much time we spend on the road – running errands, commuting to work, vacationing – motor vehicle accidents are inevitable. While the majority of motor vehicle accidents are minor fender benders resulting in only scratches and dents, thousands of auto accidents result in serious, debilitating personal injury and, in some cases, death. Every year, motor vehicle accidents kill nearly 43,000 people in the United States and injure tens of thousands more.

Personal injury claims can arise from any type of auto accident, including:

Regardless of the type of accident in which you were involved, our New York car accident attorneys will devote our time, attention, and resources to presenting the strongest case possible on your behalf. We will answer any questions you have in clear, comprehensible terms and make sure that you are fully informed of your legal rights and options.

Contact Our Experienced NYC Motor Vehicle Accident Attorneys

If you have been injured in a motor vehicle accident, or if a member of your family has been injured or killed in an auto accident, we invite you to entrust your case to our experienced car accident attorneys. The New York City law firm of Proner & Proner is known throughout the nation for providing outstanding representation in car, truck, and motorcycle accident cases. We would welcome the opportunity to help you obtain the compensation you deserve. Contact Proner & Proner to schedule a free, confidential consultation today.


Last year we recovered over $15 million for our clients. With that money, our clients are able to pay their medical bills. They are getting their lives back on track after serious injuries and they are holding to account the people who wrongfully injured them.


$1,100,000.00 - Female, 35: Motorcyclist hit by oncoming traffic

Our client was riding on the back of a motorcycle going south when the defendant heading north made a left hand turn in front of the client, causing the accident.
Injuries: Fractured left leg which required surgery

We understand motorcyclists because we ride


$5,100,000.00 - Female, 43: Cyclist hit by truck

Our client was riding her bicycle when a truck was turning and came up onto the sidewalk. Our client went to back up and the truck struck her.
Injuries: Catastrophic injuries to entire right side of body below the waist resulting in amputation of the right leg and hind quarter; bladder rupture; multiple rib and spinal fractures.

$3,500,000.00 - Female, 33: Serious personal injury

Our client fell down the stairs and was knocked unconscious at a New York City
subway station.
Injuries: Fractured skull, subsequent seizure disorder.

$4,300,000.00 - Male, 63: Pedestrian hit by bus

Our client was crossing a street when a bus hit a car and the car spun and hit him.
Injuries: Traumatic brain injury; fractured shoulder.

$750,000.00 - Male, 35: Workers' compensation

Our client was changing a pump strainer on a hot air furnace when he stepped on a board and fell through the ceiling.
Injuries: Herniated disc which required surgery.