Category Archives: Car Accidents

Derek Spada

Spada’s Persistence Prevails Again!

By Basch & Keegan |

Attorney Derek Spada LOST an appeal, but didn’t give up! Derek is renowned for his winning track record and his most recent verdict was no different. Our client, who resides in Saugerties, was injured in a car accident and unable to work. His insurance company, GEICO, refused to pay for his lost earnings and… Read More »

Faulty Car Repair Results in $95,000 Lawsuit 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 »

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.

Man Receives $500,000 Settlement for Truck 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.

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 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 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.