David Horowitz

New York City Pedestrian and Subway Accident Attorney

At David Horowitz, PC, our personal injury lawyers have won millions of dollars in verdicts and settlements on behalf of victims throughout the state. In addition to our skilled representation of auto accident, truck accident, and motorcycle accident victims, the lawyers at our New York City office litigate subway and pedestrian accident claims. An attorney can help you get the compensation to which you are entitled. To schedule a free consultation and case evaluation, contact the Manhattan law office of David Horowitz, PC Consultations with prospective clients are free. Discuss your claim today.

Pedestrian Accident 

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration reports that there were 4,881 pedestrians killed in motor vehicle accidents in 2005. A pedestrian in injured every eight minutes. Children and the elderly are particularly at risk of being injured in pedestrian accidents.

Pedestrian accidents are frequently caused by inattentive or distracted motorists. Our attorneys handle commonly handle claims involving drivers who fail to notice pedestrians because they are distracted by cell phones, CD players, or other diversions. If a negligent driver causes you or a loved one to suffer serious injury, a New York City pedestrian accident attorney at David Horowitz, PC, can help.

Other common pedestrian accident causes include:

  • Failure to yield the right of way
  • Failure to come to a complete stop at a crosswalk
  • Failure to come to a complete stop at a red light or traffic sign
  • Failure to stop prior to turning right at a red light
  • Failure to adhere to the speed limit in residential areas

At our Manhattan law firm, our lawyers help pedestrian accident victims obtain fair compensation or their injuries. Having successfully handled many claims involving traumatic brain injury, spinal cord injury, broken bones, and wrongful death, we have the knowledge and experience necessary to help you maximize your return.

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Subway Accident

Every day more than 4.5 million people utilize New York City’s subway system as their principal mode of transportation. However, many subways are improperly maintained or dangerous. Our personal injury lawyers handle subway accident claims involving slip and falls, electrocutions, as well as accidents involving subway doors, turnstiles, and violent encounters.

If you have been injured in a subway accident, you may be entitled to compensation for:

  • Medical bills (hospital, surgical, and ambulance expenses, etc.)
  • Rehabilitation costs (physical therapy and other costs involving restoring your ability to function normally)
  • Lost wages (income lost as a result of your injury)
  • Diminished earning capacity (the reduction of your ability to earn future income)
  • Pain and suffering (distress, both physical and mental, as a result of your injury)

At David Horowitz, PC, each New York City subway accident attorney has extensive experience providing personal injury victims and their families with the comprehensive legal support and advocacy they need. If you or a loved one has been injured in a subway accident, on the Long Island Rail Road, Metro-North Railroad, or due to negligence or carelessness by the NYC Transit Authority, the Metropolitan Transit Authority (MTA), or other city or state agencies, contact us today for a free consultation and case evaluation.

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Contact a New York City Subway and Pedestrian Accident Lawyer

For more information about your potential claim, contact the law office of David Horowitz, PC A New York City subway and pedestrian accident lawyer will examine and thoroughly investigate the merits of your case. Experienced and aggressive, our trial attorneys can help victims and family members obtain fair financial compensation.

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To discuss your claim with David Horowitz, PC, contact a New York City pedestrian and subway accident attorney.

David Horowitz, PC
171 Madison Avenue
Suite 1300
New York, New York 10016
Phone: (212) 684-3630
Toll Free: (800) 756-0080

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