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The negligence of others leads to serious accidents and devastating injuries in New York every single day. A serious injury can be a frightening experience and often results in life-changing consequences. You may be dealing with expensive medical bills, lost income and emotional suffering.
Fortunately, there is hope for justice.
The experienced attorneys at Lipsig, Shapey, Manus & Moverman have been successfully helping personal injury victims in Queens for decades. We are prepared to fight for the compensation that you need and deserve.
Call us today at 929-239-4664 for a free consultation with one of our lawyers based in Queens, NY.
Our Personal Injury Attorneys Handle All Types Of Cases
An injury can be the result of a variety of different types of accidents. Our highly-qualified legal team is experienced in all types of personal injury claims and have represented clients in a variety of cases, including those involving:
- Auto accidents
- Slip and fall accidents
- Premises liability
- Work-related injuries
- Construction accidents
- Medical malpractice
- Dog bite cases
- Product liability
- and more.
Auto Accident Lawsuits
Victims of serious car accidents are often left dealing with lost income, expensive medical bills and emotional suffering, not to mention the physical pain. Our experienced car accident lawyers in Queens, NY are dedicated to helping auto accident victims recover the compensation that they deserve.
Our attorneys have helped many individuals in New York to obtain just compensation after an auto accident over the years – now it’s your turn. Call our offices in Queens, NY today to schedule a free consultation with one of our experienced auto accident lawyers.
New York City is home to a booming construction industry where new buildings are being constructed every single day. However, the booming construction industry in New York is also responsible for serious work-related accident and injuries.
Our construction accident lawyers have successfully represented injured workers in Queens, NY and throughout the Greater New York City Area for decades.
While the law forbids injured employees from filing a lawsuit against their employer, it is possible to sue negligent contractors and others whose negligence may have caused you to suffer an injury. Additionally, the State of New York allows injured construction workers to file lawsuits against their employers for certain types of construction accidents.
Call our construction accident and work injury lawyers in Queens, NY today for a free consultation to learn about your legal options.
Our Law Firm Handles All Kinds Of Personal Injury Cases
You may be questioning whether a personal injury attorney can assist you or if you have a case. Our attorneys have assisted clients in many different kinds of situations obtain compensation for their injuries, so they can focus on recovering and getting their life back on track. Below are some examples of the types of accidents that clients might seek out legal counsel for assistance. Our attorneys have handled similar cases and much more!
Long Island City, NY 11101 – Six Construction Workers Injured In Queens Accident
A stop work order has been placed and the Department of Builders is investigating a construction accident that occurred at a Queens construction site in Long Island City which injured 6 people. All 6 people were construction workers and they sustained non-life threatening injuries. The accident occurred when the crew was pouring a concrete slab into a form on the 8th floor of the building when it collapsed.
Flushing Queens, NY 11358 – Children Injured In Queens Car Accident
On a Saturday evening, just before 5 pm, a BMW driving south on 162nd Street crashed into a Nissan that was crossing 32nd Avenue. Three adults involved the accident sustained only minor injuries but a 2-month-old baby is in critical condition and three children were seriously injured. Police stated that the BMW may have run a stop sign causing the accident but it is still under investigation.
I Was Injured In Queens. What Are My Legal Options?
A serious injury can leave you with expensive medical expenses, lost wages and other unexpected difficulties. The emotional stress, financial difficulties, and physical pain can be hard to cope with after a serious accident. But personal injury law allows victims to pursue some justice for the injuries that you’ve suffered.
If you or a loved one were injured due to the negligence of others, then you may be entitled to compensation for your injuries. Our Queens lawyers are prepared to help you file a personal injury claim and assist you on your path to recovery.
Legal Help For Those Injured In Queens, New York
The injury attorneys of Lipsig, Shapey, Manus & Moverman represent clients throughout Queens borough and surrounding areas, including those in:
- Astoria, NY
- Long Island City, NY
- Flushing, NY
- Bayside, NY
- Corona, NY
- Jamaica, NY
- Queens Village, NY
- Rockaway, NY
- and nearby cities.
We also have other office locations throughout The Greater NYC Metro Area and can represent accident victims in other areas. Start your path to recovery today by calling us at 929-239-4664 for a free consultation. We can help you to learn about all of your legal options and can assist you in pursuing the compensation that you need.
Local Resources For Personal Injury Victims In Queens
If you are suffering from a personal injury in Queens, New York then it is important to take the proper steps in order to ensure your physical and financial recovery. For example, it is advisable to seek medical treatment and obtain a copy of the police report after being injured in an auto accident.
However, it can be difficult to know what to do or where to turn for help during this difficult and confusing time. The Queens personal injury lawyers at Lipsig, Shapey, Manus & Moverman have created a list of helpful local resources for victims of personal injuries below:
- Queens NYPD 100th Precinct
- Queens NYPD 105th Precinct
- Queens NYPD 114th Precinct
- Mount Sinai Hospital of Queens
- Queens Hospital Center
- Elmhurst Hospital Center
How Can I Find A Lawyer Near Me?
Below we have included driving directions to our Queens office location from various areas in New York which can also be reached via public transportation.
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"The attorneys at Lipsig, Shapey, Manus & Moverman were so helpful. I had no idea what to do after being injured in a serious auto accident in Queens. I found the personal injury lawyers at the Lipsig law firm and called to speak with a lawyer about my case. The entire legal team at Lipsig was friendly from the first time I contacted them and helped me obtain the compensation that I needed to get my life back on track after my accident. Highly recommended for any personal injury case!"Rating: 5.0 ★★★★★
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Recent Queens Personal Injury News
By Thomas Moverman, Esq.
June 2, 2017- 17 Children Hospitalized After Queens School Bus Accident
17 school children were sent to St. John’s Episcopal Hospital for the treatment of minor injuries after a school bus collided with a commercial box truck in Jamaica, Queens. The accident occurred around 11 AM on Friday, May 26 at the intersection of Rockaway and Brookville boulevards. The children’s injuries were relatively minor, and neither driver was injured in the crash. Both drivers have cooperated with police and no arrests have been made, but the details of the crash are still being investigated.
May 21, 2017- Baby Attacked By Pit Bull In Queens
A one-year-old girl needed surgery after she was bitten in the face by a pit bull. According to authorities, the girl was at home with her babysitter in Jackson Heights when the attack happened. The babysitter’s two teenage sons were apparently watching a friend’s pit bull in the backyard of the home that day. The accident took place when the babysitter went to the backyard to feed the dog. When she opened the door, the dog ran in with a bone in its mouth. The baby girl is said to have tried to take the bone from the dog’s mouth and the dog lunged forward and bit her in the face. She was taken to hospital in critical but stable condition.
April 13, 2017- Surgeon Facing Five Medical Malpractice And Negligence Lawsuits
A surgeon is facing five malpractice lawsuits and one negligence lawsuit after being accused of forging prescriptions. The 63-year-old orthopedic surgeon further faces a number of felony charges of identity theft and obtaining controlled substances by fraudulent or deceitful methods. The lawsuits also allege that the doctor fabricated evidence which he used to support unnecessary, dangerous and painful procedures. He is also accused of not responding appropriately to patients’ post-surgery infections among other claims.
March 3, 2017- Astoria Man Dies After Being Struck By Driver In Carle Place
A 34-year-old man from Astoria was struck and killed by a car as he was stepping out of his office in Carle Place. The victim was identified and he worked in an eye-surgery center nearby. The driver of the car was in shock after the accident happened and it was reported that she did not see the man as he was stepping out. The corner where the accident took place is believed to be a busy intersection. It has not been stated whether or not police have charged the driver.
February 24, 2017- Freak Accident Kills Doorman Shovelling Snow
A 59-year-old doorman died following a freak accident at an Upper East Side building. The doorman was shoveling snow at the steps of the building when he slipped and tumbled down the stairs and ended up slitting his throat as his head crashed through a window. It was reported that the doorman lost his footing as he was clearing the stairs leading from the sidewalk to the basement lobby entrance. The impact of the accident shattered the left window pane which resulted in a pool of blood being left at the bottom of the steps.Sadly, the doorman was planning to retire soon.
January 13, 2017- Queens Dangerous Intersection Leads To Another Pedestrian Accident
A 65-year-old man died after a motorist crashed into him on a street in Queens. The accident took place at an intersection that is part of a priority corridor for Vision Zero. The 65-year-old pedestrian was hit as he crossed Main St. in Flushing. The driver stayed on the scene of the accident and was not charged immediately. The victim died as a result of the head trauma he suffered. Records show that the area where the accident took place has had seven people injured there between 2013 and 2016.
December 22, 2016- Grand Central Parkway Accident Leaves One Dead
Police are investigating a fatal crash that took place in Queens at the intersection of Grand Central Parkway and Union Turnpike. The car involved in the accident caught fire and was killed. The passenger in the car was thrown out and he was rushed to the hospital in critical condition.
June 30, 2016 – Deadly Hit-and-run Auto Accident In Queens
A recent auto accident in Queens involving left one pedestrian dead and three others injured. According to reports, the car accident happened around 6:30 p.m. at Junction Boulevard near the Long Island Expressway in Queens, NY. Police say that a vehicle was heading westbound on the Horace Harding Expressway when the driver lost control of the vehicle, crashing into the sidewalk and then two other vehicles, hitting several pedestrians in the process. To read more about this story, click here.