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7 January 2020
Motor Vehicle Accident

The Bronx Car Accident Attorneys at the Platta Law Firm have helped many victims through some of the toughest times in their lives. Car accidents in Bronx County can often lead to tragedy.  This year alone, there have been 196 car accident deaths in the Bronx. When an accident like this happens, it can feel like you have nowhere to turn. 

The best car accident attorneys will investigate your case thoroughly and quickly.  In the case of a car accident in the Bronx there are often cameras and witnesses around.  An experienced attorney will make sure to preserve all camera footage and have an investigator speak to any witness possible. It is crucial that this information is gathered in the correct manner and with precision in order to keep all records preserved with no room for error.

In addition to a thorough investigation, a quality car accident attorney will make sure that your No-fault benefits are firmly in place. In an accident, no-fault benefits will most likely be paying both medical bills and your lost wages during the duration of your case. It is of the utmost importance that your attorney makes sure that the sometimes-confusing no-fault forms are filled out completely and accurately so that you receive all the benefits you will need for you and your family. The attorneys at Platta Law firm will be hands on and will guide you throughout the entire process patiently.

When choosing an attorney, it is important to find a law firm who stays current and has the expertise to properly guide you and your family. This is true whether the accident results in a tragic death or a permanent and lasting injury. A quality law firm such as ours, can be the difference in obtaining life changing results from a tragic event. We aim to fight for all of our clients and bring them the outcome they deserve.

In September there was an accident on the Cross Bronx Expressway. This pile-up involved two tractor trailers that resulted in three deaths and five injuries. A Ford pickup possibly stopped due to traffic slowdown and a tractor trailer behind them sandwiched the Ford vehicle with another tractor trailer in front of it, carrying five men. In this particular case, all parties were negative when tested for alcohol, speed may have been a factor in this particular tragedy.

Just yesterday a driver was killed in a fatal hit and run accident on the Cross Bronx Expressway.  The police were able to track down the dump truck driver, Miguel Hernandez, who they say may have been intoxicated. The police stated that the driver fatally struck Ronald Nival, who was only 21 years old at the time of the accident. Accidents are far too common nowadays and can happen to anybody.

There are many factors that can lead to accidents on the road, as displayed by the two examples above. Accidents like these should not happen. When they do, the proper attorney will hold the negligent actor responsible and look out for what is best for you and you family.  Do not waste your precious time and injury arguing with the insurance company, let us handle that. It is important that if you have a car accident in the Bronx that you find the best possible attorney that's experienced with these cases. The Platta Law Firm has always fought for victims of accidents in the Bronx and is the best choice when you need someone you can trust.

Often times, these traumatic experiences can deter people from seeking professional legal help. Plenty of individuals going through an accident life event may not even claim or report the accident just to avoid going through a complicated process with an attorney. Platta Law firm brings an attentive, non complex, family-like environment to make the victim feel as comfortable as possible to seek reparations.

If you or someone you know has been the victim of an accident, please reach out to us for a free legal consultation by calling 24/7 at 212-514-5100, emailing me at swp@plattalaw.com or visiting our law firm in Lower Manhattan (42 Broadway, Suite 1927).  You can also ask us questions through the 24-hour chat box on our website . We offer free consultations for all potential personal injury cases.


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