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Distracted Driving Accidents

Nassau County Attorneys Standing Up For You When You Have Been Injured By Distracted Drivers

If another driver was texting, calling or otherwise distracted because of cellphone use, he or she may be legally liable for your damages, including medical expenses, lost income and, in tragic cases of fatality, funeral expenses. It can often be difficult to prove that the other driver was using a cellphone while driving.

The experienced car accident lawyers of Edelman, Krasin & Jaye, PLLC, in Westbury and the Bronx can prove liability in texting and driving accidents in several ways. We may obtain cellphone records from the other driver by issuing a subpoena during the discovery process. We can scour police records, which may show illegal cellphone use at the time of the car accident. And we may locate and question witnesses, who may have seen the driver using a cellphone. These types of evidence can be used to show that the other driver should be held liable for compensatory damages as a result of the accident.

Helping You Explore Your Options

We are keenly aware of the devastation a cellphone-related car accident can cause, with its serious personal, emotional, medical and financial implications. By representing you in a lawsuit, we can hold the negligent driver accountable for your injuries, lost wages, and pain and suffering.

You could be entitled to compensation for:

  • Past and future medical bills
  • Ongoing rehabilitative needs
  • Pharmaceutical expenses
  • Loss of wages and earning capacity
  • Pain and suffering
  • Emotional anguish
  • Permanent disability
  • Wrongful death

When you choose Edelman, Krasin & Jaye, PLLC, you’re choosing a partner in your recovery. We’ll work with you every step of the way, listen to your concerns, and explain your legal rights and options thoroughly. Our New York personal injury attorneys have the knowledge and resources to fight for justice on your behalf.