Don’t Let Covid Stop You From Getting Legal Help

With most businesses closed and the recommendations to “stay at home” to save lives, people are being very selective about taking risks that might expose them to the virus. It’s easier for some people to shelter at home than others. Essential workers are getting on the subways and busses every day to bring people healthcare, food and medicine, putting themselves at risk to help their community. People continue to be injured due to the negligence and recklessness of others and our rights remain the same. Don’t let Covid stop you for getting legal help.

A High Tech Queens, Bronx, Manhattan, Staten Island and Brooklyn Personal Injury Attorney Knows What To Do

 

At Wittenstein & Wittenstein, we can assist you remotely. You can call us at 718-261-8114 to make an appointment for a Zoom consultation. You can meet with an attorney virtually and get all of your questions answered at a face to face conference, without having to step outside your door. We know how to get papers e-signed and e-filed, so that you are not unnecessarily exposed to the risk of contracting the virus. We have relationships with the highest quality health care professionals that can get you the treatment you require with the highest level of anti-virus protections in place for your safety. Some of your treatment can even be done virtually, protecting you even more! You don’t have to give up your right to compensation due to the pandemic – you can work with a Queens, Manhattan, Bronx, Staten Island and Brooklyn car accident attorney that knows how to help you during this crisis.

What Do The Best Queens, Bronx, Manhattan, Staten Island and Brooklyn Car Accident Attorneys Suggest Doing After A Car Accident During The Pandemic?

Before the pandemic, I always advised people to get checked out at the emergency room after an accident if they were injured. Being treated in the emergency room helps establish that the injuries were caused by the accident, and it is also a safeguard against medical problems that could arise from asymptomatic internal injuries. That said, due to the risk of contracting Covid during the Pandemic, it’s not a good idea to go to an emergency room after a car accident unless it’s absolutely necessary. The police continue to make sure that an ambulance arrives at the scene of any car accident where people are injured. The ENT’s check out the injured persons and usually advise them not to go to the hospital. The best thing to do is call an experienced, high tech Queens, Bronx, Manhattan, Staten Island or Brooklyn car accident attorney to help you locate safe and appropriate health care. You can call me at 718-261-8114 to arrange for a Zoom or phone consultation.

What Types of Cases Can Queens, Brooklyn, Manhattan, Staten Island and Queens Personal Injury Attorneys Handle During The Pandemic?

It’s possible to prosecute most types of claims during the pandemic. Even though the courts are closed, the work of preparing a case can begin so that the claim is ready when the courts open. There’s no reason to delay starting cases. Governor Cuomo has barred malpractice lawsuits against health care professionals treating people with Covid, the only real change regarding cases that can be brought. All other types of claims remain viable, including slip and falls, employment discrimination, false arrest, dog bites and other types of negligence. If you’ve been injured and it’s not your fault, please feel free to call me at 718-261-8114. Wittenstein & Wittenstein is the top Queens, Bronx, Manhattan, Staten Island and Brooklyn personal injury attorney, and we can help you get a case started from the comfort of your home.

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About the Author:

Senior Partner Ms. Wittenstein began working at the firm in 1985 as a managing paralegal, learning all the practices and procedures of the firm from Mr. Wittenstein and the staff. From 1995-1998, she attended CUNY Law School where she made a mark as a teaching assistant for Civil Rights leader Haywood Burns. She founded a Human Rights Delegation to Haiti and studied Constitutional Law with Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg. Working at the Equal Opportunity Employment Commision (EEOC), she learned a great deal about Employment Discrimination matters. She brought her knowledge of the Personal Injury practice and her passion for Civil Rights to the firm when she was admitted to the Bar in 1999. In 2000, she became a partner and the firm name was changed to Wittenstein & Wittenstein, Esqs. PC.

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