If you suffered injuries in a crash on Long Island that involved a taxi cab, our team will evaluate your case and legal options with you today for free. At Friedman & Simon, L.L.P., we represent victims of taxi cab accidents in Nassau and Suffolk counties with no upfront fees.
Our team will assess the strength of your case and determine your next steps to seek financial recovery. You can connect with our car accident lawyer today for your free consultation.
In This Article
- Friedman & Simon, L.L.P., Knows How to Hold the Taxi Driver and Company Liable
- Compensation Available in a Long Island Taxi Cab Accident Claim
- We Need to Act Quickly to Build a Strong Argument That Supports Your Recovery
- Who Is Liable for My Long Island Taxi Cab Accident?
- Discuss Your Taxi Cab Collision Claim with Our Team for Free Now
Friedman & Simon, L.L.P., Knows How to Hold the Taxi Driver and Company Liable
At Friedman & Simon, L.L.P., we understand how New York State traffic accident laws work and what must happen to recover compensation from a taxi cab driver or company. If you hire our firm for your case, we will do the following:
Keep You Updated on Your Case
Regular communication with our team means there is always someone to update you, answer your questions, and explain what comes next.
Identify Liable Parties
Determining what happened, who caused it, and who is legally responsible is essential to holding them accountable and recovering compensation.
Communicate with All Parties for You
We talk to the at-fault parties, insurers, attorneys, and others about your case so that you don’t have to—this protects your rights and allows us to reduce the stress you face.
Gather Evidence and Develop a Case
Having evidence to support your claim is crucial to recovering an appropriate payout based on your injuries and losses.
Determine a Value for Your Case
We put an accurate value range on the damages you experienced due to your accident. This way, we know what an appropriate settlement offer looks like during negotiations and the amount to fight for at trial, if necessary.
Provide Support Throughout the Case Proceedings
Our car accident attorneys at Friedman & Simon, L.L.P., are passionate advocates for our clients who are victims of these crashes. We fight for the compensation their damages warrant, and we are determined to seek an appropriate settlement or court award for you, too.
We have a multilingual staff – speaking Spanish, Greek, Bengali, Tamil, and Kannada – ready to communicate with you about your claim. We also meet clients where it is most convenient for them, including anywhere on Long Island or elsewhere in the New York City metropolitan area. Our office is on Long Island, conveniently located just off the Long Island Expressway and Northern State Parkway in Jericho:
Friedman & Simon, L.L.P.
390 N Broadway #210
Jericho, NY 11753
For a free legal consultation with a Taxi Cab Accident lawyer serving Long Island, call 516-932-0400
Compensation Available in a Long Island Taxi Cab Accident Claim
Whether we seek to negotiate a settlement with the company’s insurer or sue the driver and their employer and work to win a verdict at trial before a judge and jury in the courthouse, we will seek the following types of damages for our injured clients:
- Medical care costs and related expenses
- Lost wages and other income
- Property damages, when applicable
- Pain and suffering
If you suffered serious injuries and now have lasting impairments, additional types of damages likely exist. These include:
- Future and ongoing medical treatment and support
- Diminished earning capacity
- Disfigurement and scarring
- Impaired quality of life
Wrongful Death Damages are Recoverable By Qualifying Family Members
If you lost a beloved family member in a crash involving a Long Island taxi cab, we extend our condolences. You should not have to face this pain while shouldering the financial and non-economic losses that come with it.
We consider it a special privilege that you are thinking of allowing our team to represent your family. We are here to fight for the justice your loved one deserves. You can learn more during your free case review with our team. You can reach out to Friedman & Simon, L.L.P., today to speak about your rights and legal options.
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We Need to Act Quickly to Build a Strong Argument That Supports Your Recovery
We encourage you to connect with our team as soon as your injuries allow. We will come to you in the hospital, any of Long Island’s rehabilitation and nursing centers, or your home. Getting to work on your case quickly means we have time to:
- Canvass for eyewitnesses and gather statements more easily
- Seek dashcam or surveillance video of the incident before it gets deleted
- Preserve evidence held by the taxi cab driver or company
- Survey the accident scene
- Take other steps to gather evidence
There are also legal deadlines for suing the driver or their employer under New York State laws. Among these are:
- New York Civil Practice Laws & Rules § 214 in injury cases
- Estates, Powers & Trusts § 5-4.1 in wrongful death cases
We will ensure you understand the applicable timeline in your case during your free case review. The bottom line is that the sooner you contact us, the more opportunity we have to build strong support for your claim and win compensation for you.
Who Is Liable for My Long Island Taxi Cab Accident?
Our taxi cab accident attorneys at Friedman & Simon, L.L.P., will determine what happened and who is responsible for your crash and injuries. We will use accident reconstructions, the evidence we gathered, and more to prove your case. We represent clients hurt when:
- They were a taxi cab passenger during a crash.
- A careless or reckless taxi cab driver hit their vehicle.
- They were walking or biking when the taxi driver hit them.
On Long Island and in other parts of the New York metropolitan area, taxi cabs and their drivers are regulated. The government agencies tasked with regulating taxi cabs seek to reduce the dangers unsafe drivers pose. If the driver who caused your crash violated other rules, the driver and their company could face additional penalties. These agencies on Long Island include:
- The Nassau County Taxi & Limousine Commission (NCTLC)
- Suffolk County Taxi & Limousine Commission (SCTLC)
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Discuss Your Taxi Cab Collision Claim with Our Team for Free Now
Speak with a team member from Friedman & Simon, L.L.P., about your Long Island taxi cab accident today. We provide free case assessments to injured victims.
Call (516) 932-0400 to get started on your claim as soon as possible.