Category Archives: Car Accidents

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Faulty Car Work Results in $95,000 Settlement for Father and Daughter

By Basch & Keegan |

When Nicholas picked up his daughter from school and headed home for dinner after a long day at work, the last thing he expected was that a mechanic had put his life in danger. Nicholas had his car serviced at a Kingston, NY garage a few days earlier. The work was routine, four tires… Read More »

Black modern car view of side from back to front on a country dirt road.

The Legal Considerations of Auto Technology Advances

By John DeGasperis |

The NY Times recently published an article entitled End of the Road May Be Near for Side Mirrors. This article was interesting to me because it reminds me of the many advancements made in vehicle safety over the course of the last thirty years, as well as the effects those safety improvements have had on… Read More »

Car tire blowout, very flat tire.

Tire Blowouts Can Lead to Car Crashes

By Basch & Keegan |

Tire blowouts are one of the leading causes of car accidents. Blowouts can occur for a wide variety of reasons, including: low tire pressure, damage from an object on the road or from a hazardous road condition, over-inflation, excessive weight load, damage from excessive use, or defects in the tire’s design or manufacture. The… Read More »

Autonomous cars

What Happens When an Autonomous Car is in an Accident?

By Basch & Keegan |

Hudson Valley personal injury attorneys Basch & Keegan talk about what happens when a self-driving or autonomous car gets in an accident.

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Man Receives Settlement for Accident with Deputy Sheriff

By Basch & Keegan |

Hudson Valley personal injury attorneys Basch & Keegan report on settlement for man injured in truck crash with Albany County deputy sheriff in Westerlo.

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Injuries Caused by Airbags

By Basch & Keegan |

Hudson Valley personal injury attorneys Basch & Keegan describe injuries caused by airbags in New York car accidents.

Wrong way sign

Wrong-Way Driver Causes Deadly Collision in Albany County

By Basch & Keegan |

Hudson Valley car accident attorneys Basch & Keegan report on serious collision caused by wrong-way driver near Albany County town of Guilderland.

Drowsy driver

Drowsy Drivers at Serious Risk for Car Accidents

By Basch & Keegan |

Hudson Valley personal injury attorneys Basch & Keegan warn about dangers of drowsy driving to cause car accidents on Albany, Poughkeepsie & Kingston roads.

Two cars in a car accident.

2015 a Deadly Year for Drivers

By Basch & Keegan |

Hudson Valley personal injury & wrongful death attorneys Basch & Keegan review statistics that show 2015 the deadliest year for fatal car accidents since 2007.

Car Accident Paramedics

Serious Saugerties Car Accident Results in Death of Four

By Basch & Keegan |

A tragic accident in the Ulster County town of Saugerties resulted in the death of four, and spinal injuries for the car’s driver, as well as a great deal of property damage. The group, four men in their twenties and the 19-year-old female driver of the Honda Civic, was traveling from a shift at… Read More »