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February 29, 2016

Cross Examination Leads Driver to Admit He Acted Unreasonably – New York Attorney Jonny Kool

Our partner, Jonny Kool, explains trial technique utilizing the art of cross-examination, to obtain key admissions in a New York automobile accident case. If you have suffered serious injuries in a car accident, the attorneys at Queller, Fisher, Washor, Fuchs & Kool will give you a free consultation to determine your legal options. To see..

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February 11, 2016

Pedestrian Killed by Tow Truck in Manhattan

Due to New York City’s massive size and heavy traffic, accidents causing severe injury or death to pedestrians occur frequently. Pedestrians represent half of the fatalities caused by traffic accidents in New York City. A study by the New York City Department of Transportation from 1996 through 2005 found that 1,944 pedestrians were killed in traffic accidents…

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January 12, 2016

Six Children Suffer Injuries in Brooklyn Bus Crash

Six children and one adult suffered an injury when a mini school bus crashed in Brooklyn last Friday. The accident occurred when the Bus was broadsided by a mustang while travelling northbound on Fourth Avenue in Park Slope. The impact of the crash flipped the bus onto it's side. Video of the accident shows the..

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January 11, 2016

Brooklyn Pedestrian Killed in Motor Vehicle Accident

A 49-year old Brooklyn man was killed on Sunday when he was struck by two cars while crossing Atlantic Avenue in the Brownsville section of Brooklyn. One of the vehicles was not identified as it fled the scene following the accident. The full story can be found in the New York Post. Pedestrian accidents are..

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December 31, 2015

New York Motor Vehicle Arbitration Award Overturned

In a rare circumstance under New York Law, a New York State Supreme Court Justice overturned the decision of an Arbitrator who awarded a couple $650,000 for injuries sustained when their motor vehicle was struck from behind by an unmarked police vehicle from the City of Rye. Usually, arbitration awards are extremely difficult to vacate..

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December 30, 2015

Woman Who Hit 37 Had Marijuana in Her System

According to the Daily News Lakeisha Holloway, the woman who hit 37 people with her car in Las Vegas, tested positive for Marijuana after the accident. Holloway, an Oregon native, had been living out of her car immediately before the crash. Fortunately, Holloway's three-year-old daughter, who was also in the car, was uninjured; unfortunately most..

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December 28, 2015

Car crashes through store window in New Rochelle, New York

A man sustained a broken ankle when a car crashed through a store window on Sunday in New Rochelle. The driver, an 88-year old woman, is believed to have accelerated instead of braking. To read a full report on this story, please visit 1010 Wins. If you or someone you love recently suffered a serious..

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