Category Archive: Car Accidents

  • Can I Sell My Car with an Open Insurance Claim?

    If your car has been damaged in a car accident that was caused by someone else’s negligence, you may feel the need to move forward by selling your vehicle prior to the insurance claim being finalized. The costs you’re experiencing can put an immense financial strain on you, and selling may seem like your best option. It is important to take careful stock of your exact situation before doing so. If you are facing a conundrum of this kind, our experienced New Jersey insurance attorneys can help make the right decision for you in your unique situation read more
  • How Head-On Crashes Can Be Deadly?

    Head-On Crashes Can Be Deadly

    There are many types of traffic collisions and some result in more fatal or life-threatening injuries than others. Head-on crashes can often be deadly, and families should consult with an NJ Personal Injury attorney about their rights.  Car accidents are often dangerous, but head-on accidents can be particularly dangerous due to the high risk of severe injuries. If another driver’s negligence causes you or someone you love to be injured – or worse – in a head-on crash, don’t put off consulting with a read more
  • New Jersey Helmet Laws

    Motorcyclists are 29 times more likely to die in a crash than people in enclosed vehicles. That means motorcyclists are by far the most vulnerable drivers on the road, and wearing a helmet should be non-negotiable. Here is an overview of New Jersey’s helmet laws, and if you suffered injuries, contact our law firm about a possible motorcycle accident claim.

    Wearing a Helmet is the Law in New Jersey

    Some people assert that wearing a helmet can reduce your peripheral vision, but a study of almost 1,000 motorcycle accidents found that there read more
  • How Spinal Injuries Happen in Car Crashes

    Car crashes can cause more than damage to your car, and if you have had a spinal injury in a car accident, the cost of medical treatment and the future costs associated with lost earnings due to rehabilitation and disability can be substantial. When you have been injured in an accident, and you were not at fault, you could be entitled to damages to cover your medical bills, the value of your lost wages and future earnings ability as a result of injury, and potentially other damages. The experienced spinal injury attorneys from Varcadipane & Pinnisi read more
  • Distracted Truckers Can Cause Crashes

    Distracted driving has become a leading cause of accidents across the country, and truckers are no exception to this phenomenon. What makes these types of car accidents even more painful and hard to cope with for those involved is that they are all avoidable.

    What Is Distracted Driving?

    Distracted driving is doing anything that takes your eyes, hands, or attention away from the immediate task of driving a motor vehicle. Common examples of distracted truck driving are: Sending a text message. Nearly everyone behind the wheel thinks they read more
  • Most Common Christmas Injuries

    The holidays are both a time of joy and, unfortunately, a time of accidents. As people rush to get to holiday parties, or shoppers rush about trying to get an in-demand gift, accidents happen. If you have been in an accident and suffered a personal injury this holiday season and were not at fault, you might be entitled to damages. Experienced personal injury attorneys from the Varcadipane & Pinnisi, PC are here to answer any questions you might have about your Christmas injury, and we invite you to read on to learn more about the most common read more
  • Aggressive Driving Car Accidents

    Driving can be frustrating for everyone at times. Everyone has been stuck in traffic or behind slower cars when they are running late, but some people allow these frustrating situations to escalate into dangerous ones. When drivers become aggressive, they endanger the lives of everyone else on the road. Did an aggressive driver crash into your vehicle, and you suffered injuries? First, ensure you get the medical attention you need. Then, reach out to a New Jersey car accident lawyer for information about your legal rights.

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  • Distracted Truck Drivers

    Driving always carries risks and more for distracted truck drivers, as it inevitably leads to serious or even deadly accidents. Those involving truckers are among the worst because of the sheer size and weight of commercial vehicles. Still, truck drivers can get distracted and cause injuries, and any victims should seek help from a New Jersey truck accident attorney.

    Ban on Truck Drivers Texting and Driving

    A study carried out by the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) found that drivers with commercial licenses increased read more