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Daylight Savings Time and its Role in New York Car Accidents

Daylight Savings Time and its Role in New York Car Accidents

A fatigued driver behind the wheel is always a danger to themselves and those around them. However, the issue of driving while drowsy noticeably increases during the weeks following the “spring forward” portion of daylight savings time. As a matter of fact, studies have proven that this dreaded annual time change actually results in a higher risk of car accidents due to the fact that it costs drivers an hour of sleep that most can scarcely afford to lose. Data [...]

Rochester, NY - Motorcyclist Injured on Rt 590

Rochester, NY – Motorcyclist Injured on Rt 590

Rochester, NY (March 31, 2020) – On Monday, March 30th, officers from the New York State Police and the Rochester City Fire Department responded to reports of a vehicle collision involving a motorcycle. The accident, which occurred on Route 590 at Highland Avenue, was first reported at around 10:35 p.m. It was also reported that there were injured victims in need of medical assistance. First responders tended to the injured victims while the wreckage was removed from the roadway. The police opened [...]

Greece, NY - Multi-Vehicle Accident on Long Pond Rd 

Greece, NY – Multi-Vehicle Accident on Long Pond Rd 

Greece, NY (March 31, 2020) – Police, fire, and EMS from the town of Greece all responded to reports of a multi-vehicle collision on Monday, March 30th. The accident occurred at about 6:20 p.m. at the intersection of Kuhn Road and Long Pond Road. Injuries to at least one person were confirmed but the nature and degree of those injuries were not made clear. Police are currently working to determine the cause of this accident. Our thoughts are with the injured victim and [...]

 Rochester, NY - Car Accident With Injuries on Hudson Ave

 Rochester, NY – Car Accident With Injuries on Hudson Ave

Rochester, NY (March 30, 2020) – Rochester police and fire department officials reported to the scene of an accident on Monday, March 30th. The accident took place at approximately 7:05 p.m. in the 1400 block of Hudson Avenue. The number of vehicles involved is unclear at this point, but injuries to at least one person have been confirmed. The investigation into the cause of this crash remains open. Our thoughts are with the injured victim and their family at this time. We hope [...]

Ogden, NY - Accident With Injuries on Buffalo Rd 

Ogden, NY – Accident With Injuries on Buffalo Rd 

Ogden, NY (March 30, 2020) – A serious car accident occurred when multiple vehicles collided on Buffalo Road on Monday, March 30th. The incident was reported to the Ogden police at around 12:20 p.m. They were then dispatched to the crash site at the intersection of Buffalo Road and Stony Point Road. Upon arriving at the scene of the accident, police confirmed that there were victims who had sustained injuries during the accident. The Spencerport Fire Department and Gates Ambulance crews were [...]

Penfield, NY - Empire Blvd Site of Injury Accident

Penfield, NY – Empire Blvd Site of Injury Accident

Penfield, NY (March 30, 2020) – A multi-vehicle car accident was reported to the Monroe County Police Department on Monday, March 30th. The accident took place at approximately 11:45 a.m., at the intersection of Bay Road and Empire Boulevard in the town of Penfield. According to police dispatch, West Webster fire and ambulance crews also responded to the scene to assist with the treatment and transportation of confirmed accident victims. The police investigation into the cause of this accident is ongoing. Our thoughts [...]

Rochester, NY - Multi-Vehicle Collision on Davis St

Rochester, NY – Multi-Vehicle Collision on Davis St

Rochester, NY (March 30, 2020) – A collision between no less than three vehicles occurred on Monday, March 30th. The accident took place at about 12:20 a.m. at the intersection of Davis Street and Scio Street. Rochester police and fire departments responded to the accident. Officials did confirm that at least one victim suffered various injuries. The cause of this accident is still under investigation. Our thoughts are with the injured victim and their family at this time. We hope for a full recovery. Car [...]

Queens, NY - Hit-&-Run Injures Pedestrian on Queens Blvd

Queens, NY – Hit-&-Run Injures Pedestrian on Queens Blvd

Queens, NY (March 30, 2020) – A woman is in the hospital in critical condition after she was struck by a hit-and-run driver on Monday, March 30th. Reports state that at about 8:40 a.m., the 59-year-old woman was walking across Queens Boulevard at 80th Road, inside of a marked crosswalk, when she was hit by a beige Toyota Camry about 8:40 a.m., police said. The driver of the Camry stopped and exited the car, looked at the victim, and got back [...]

3.27 What Do I Need for a Personal Injury Attorney Consultation?

What Do I Need for a Personal Injury Attorney Consultation?

If you were injured in an accident, chances are that you are well aware of the devastating consequences it can cause. In many cases, victims have to undergo emergency surgery and spend weeks or even months in recovery. Not only are victims left to bear overwhelming mental and physical consequences, but they are often overwhelmed with financial consequences related to property damages, medical treatment, and lost wages. In some cases, victims consider taking legal actions to secure the compensation they [...]

3.27 Westampton, NJ – Pedestrian Struck & Killed on Stemmers Ln

Westampton, NJ – Pedestrian Struck & Killed on Stemmers Ln

Westampton, NJ (March 27, 2020) – Just after 9 p.m., on March 26, Westampton EMS and police were called to the scene of a motor vehicle accident on Stemmers Lane. Reports state that a male pedestrian was traveling down the roadway near 74 Stemmers Lane when he was struck by a motor vehicle. Authorities discovered the victim laying on the side of the road. The male victim was rushed to a nearby hospital for treatment where he was declared deceased after [...]