A: Hello Sadaat. I'm sorry about your accident. I hope you were not seriously injured. In terms of selecting an attorney, that is something you can do as your own free choice. We only answer questions here. New York injury attorneys generally work on a contingency basis, and most offer free initial consults.
Before thinking of trial, one of the initial things to consider if you were injured (and I hope you were not) is the setting up of a no-fault claim to handle your medical expenses and lost wages, if the accident caused you to lose time from work. In New York State, this is also called personal injury protection. You are entitled to these benefits under New York Insurance Law, regardless of fault.
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