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The Law Offices of Cory H. Morris takes pride in personal representation and we are prepared to litigate your case in its entirety. We can assist you in recovering damages you may be entitled to such as: lost wages, property damage, and medical billsThe insurance company will try to limit your financial recovery which is why you need an experienced New York personal injury lawyer that does not shy away from litigation. 

 

Car Accidents  

 

If you were injured in an accident that was the fault of another party, the Law Offices of Cory H. Morris can help. The Law Offices of Cory H. Morris can manage the legal issues and allow you to handle your personal affairs. We handle car accidents and personal injury resulting from the negligence of drivers. Whether they are texting, falling asleep, or simply not paying attention, the Law Offices of Cory H. Morris can help you work towards a resolution. Published about the potential of a textalyzer device, the office is not unfamiliar with the more than common problem of people who cause accidents because of their utilization of an electronic device while driving. You may be the victim of such negligent driver(s) - call The Law Offices of Cory H. Morris should you be the victim of such an occurrence: 631-450-2515.

Seeking medical attention is a top priority when under these circumstances. Let us advocate on your behalf so we can obtain compensation and your family does not suffer if you are unable to work. Remember, when you are in an auto accident/traffic related accident the first thing you should do is contact the police. Failure to contact the proper authorities and file the reports needed can make it very difficult for an attorney to help you in your case and may result in your insurance company or the other person's auto insurance company denying any claims of injury. Also, in some circumstances, it is against the law to fail to report an accident which could result in criminal charges against you. 

Top 10 Factors In New York City Traffic Accidents

 

  • Driver inattention or distraction

  • Failure to yield the right of way

  • Following too closely

  • Unsafe speed/reckless driving

  • Disregarding stop sign or stoplight

  • Error/confusion of pedestrian or bicyclist

  • Driver reaction to another uninvolved vehicle

  • Improper turning

  • Slippery pavement

  • Unsafe lane changes

Source: New York State Department of Motor Vehicles (2010)

Construction and Work Related Injuries

 

We handle construction and work-related injuries including, but not limited to:

  • gravity-related injuries

  • netting failures

  • falling debris

  • elevator accidents

  • hand injuries

  • electrical accidents

  • faulty safety equipment

  • forklift accidents

  • crane accidents

  • scaffolding accidents

  • ladder accidents

  • weather-related accidents. 

 

There could be plenty of factors involved in a construction accident. If an employer improperly trained an employee or violated certain regulations, they could possibly be held liable for compensation that is required. Whether you are on the scaffold or simply working around it, safety needs to come first.

While construction accidents happen every single day, it is important for those who are subject to a construction related injury to be compensated for both current injuries and future economic losses. It is possible that a third party is responsible for the accident because of negligence on their part; the employer may not be subject to suit or a myriad of other legal problems.

If you were in a construction accident, you should consult and hire an attorney who will get down to the bottom of the issue and do the right thing for their client. 

Medical Malpractice

If you or a loved one has been a victim of medical malpractice, you may wish to take action by consulting with a personal injury lawyer. Call The Law Offices of Cory H. Morris: 631-450-2515. In some cases, victims may be entitled to monetary damages. Have your case reviewed by our office(s) without charge.

We can evaluate cases including but not limited to:

  • Misdiagnoses

  • Medical Negligence/Omissions

  • Procedural errors

  • Surgical Errors

  • Foreign Objects

  • Hospital, Medical and Clinical Staff errors

  • Wrongful Death

  • Life-Altering injury.

The negligence of doctors and/or medical staff may cause lifetime injury of which you may be unaware. Always get a second medical opinion. It is important to hold negligent medical staff accountable, not merely because of the injuries caused to you, but to that doctor's future negligence towards other patients.

Slip and Fall Accidents

Slip and fall accidents are very common and can happen anywhere. Countless New York injury victims suffer serious, and sometimes life-changing injuries that can even result in wrongful death, dismemberment, or permanent physical damage. 

 

Speak with a New York slip and fall lawyer to define whether you are owed damages for the negligence of a property or business owner. Call the Law Offices of Cory H. Morris: 631-450-2515.

Sometimes a slip and fall is due to the negligence of property owners or unsafe work conditions. In certain cases, violations of the industrial code may cause a slip and fall at a jobsite to which you should be compensated. Injuries from slip and fall accidents can put you out of work for a lengthy amount of time as you heal from your injuries with little to no compensation - Call the Law Offices of Cory H. Morris to speak with an Attorney today.

Injuries resulting from Police 

Police and State Actors have a general duty to the public but are sometimes negligent or may act unreasonably in the line of their public actions. The Law Offices of Cory H. Morris will handle a matter involving a state actor, including but not limited to police brutality or police misconduct cases. 

 

Widespread in the press are cases of police and state actors that engage in excessive force. No matter what the crime or allegation, a police officer does not have the right to use more force than necessary in subduing a perpetrator. Excessive force and police misconduct cases usually have shorter deadlines for a claimant or litigant to file their case. It is impotent, should you or a loved one find you in a situation where you feel that you have been injured by a state actor or law enforcement agent, that you call an attorney right away - Call The Law Offices of Cory H. Morris: 631-450-2515.

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