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Ramsey, NJ - 3 Injured In Crash At Hilltop Rd & Franklin Turnpike

Ramsey, NJ – 3 Injured In Crash At Hilltop Rd & Franklin Turnpike

Ramsey, NJ (November 7, 2019) – A three-vehicle collision in Ramsey, New Jersey resulted in serious injuries early Thursday morning, November 7th. The crash happened near the intersection of North Franklin Turnpike and Hilltop Road. Authorities responded to the scene of the crash at around 8 a.m. that morning. One driver had to be extracted from her vehicle, which had reportedly fallen onto its side. She was taken to Good Samaritan Hospital in Suffern, New York for treatment. Both a [...]

Lafayette, NJ - Motorcyclist Injured On NJ-15 At Ice Plant Rd

Lafayette, NJ – Motorcyclist Injured On NJ-15 At Ice Plant Rd

Lafayette, NJ (November 7, 2019) – A motorcyclist was critically injured in a collision with an SUV on the afternoon of Tuesday, November 5th. The accident happened in Lafayette, New Jersey near the intersection of NJ-15 and Ice Plant Road. State troopers responded to the scene of the collision at around 1:30 p.m.  According to initial reports, Flavian M. Simonelli, 58, was traveling NJ-15 on a Harley Davidson when he collided with a BMW SUV driven by Ida T. Peccia, [...]

New Jersey Medical Malpractice Laws

New Jersey Medical Malpractice Laws

If a care provider or medical facility, provided medication resulted in you sustaining serious injuries, you could be eligible to recover lost financial compensation for your associated damages by filing a medical malpractice claim. However, the medical malpractice laws in the Garden State are extremely complicated, and victims may have a difficult time understanding them completely. The requirement for holding a medical provider responsible for an instance of malpractice may seem extremely overwhelming. You will likely be unsure of [...]

Fort Lee, NJ - Multiple Injuries DUI Crash At Maple St & Linwood Ave

Fort Lee, NJ – Multiple Injuries In DUI Crash At Maple St & Linwood Ave

Fort Lee, NJ (November 6, 2019) – A Ridgewood man was taken into custody under various charges, including DUI, after causing a three-vehicle collision on Tuesday, October 22nd. The driver was reportedly driving a Toyota SUV when he crashed his vehicle at the intersection of Maple Street and Linwood Avenue. The driver has been identified as Neil Teresinski, 36. Teresinski and others involved in the accident were hospitalized following the crash. Teresinski was reportedly over five times the legal blood [...]

Safety For Walkers & Cyclists in New Jersey

Fort Lee, NJ – Young Child Injured At Gerome Ave & Main St

Fort Lee, NJ (November 6, 2019) – A 1-year-old girl was injured by falling out of her stroller after being hit by an oncoming vehicle in the early morning hours of Wednesday, November 6th, at around 7:37 a.m. The accident happened in Fort Lee, New Jersey at the corner of Gerome Avenue and Main Street. The child’s mother was pushing the stroller along Main Street when a black Honda Civic struck the stroller. This resulted in the girl being [...]

New Jersey Medical Malpractice Laws

Maple Shade, NJ – Child Injured In Crash At Stiles Ave & W Front St

Maple Shade, NJ (November 5, 2019) – An 11-year-old boy was struck by a pickup while trick or treating on Halloween, Thursday, October 31st. The accident happened on Stiles Avenue close to the railroad crossing between W. Front Street and W. Broadway. In Maple Shade Township, New Jersey. Local authorities responded to the incident at around 6:53 p.m.  The injured child sustained internal injuries in the collision. He was taken to Cooper University Hospital in Camden, New Jersey. The driver [...]

Morris Co, NJ - Injury Crash At I-80 & Beverwyck Rd

Jersey City, NJ – Hit-And-Run At Christopher Columbus Dr & Grove St

Jersey City, NJ (November 5, 2019) – Local authorities are looking for the driver involved in a serious hit-and-run that critically injured a pedestrian in Jersey City, New Jersey. The accident happened at around 11 p.m. on Thursday, October 31st. The site of the crash was located near the intersection of Christopher Columbus Drive and Grove Street.  The injured victim was a 36-year-old man from Jersey City. Local authorities reported that he was struck by a 2008-2010 Chrysler Town and [...]

Cell Phone Use While Driving Leads To More Serious Crashesnd Accident

Cell Phone Use While Driving Leads To More Serious Crashes

For many years now, a common slogan used to raise public awareness about the risks of distracted driving–more specifically the use of cell phones in the driver’s seat–has been to just hang up and drive. The intention behind the slogan is as relevant now as it ever has been. However, it needs to be updated based on surveys conducted by the Insurance Insititute for Highway Safety. It is true that cell phone use continues to be a primary factor [...]

Clementon, NJ - Deadly Hit-And-Run On Blackwood Clementon Rd

Clementon, NJ – Deadly Hit-And-Run On Blackwood Clementon Rd

Clementon, NJ (November 4, 2019) – Local authorities in Camden County, New Jersey are seeking information regarding a hit-and-run accident that took place on Friday, October 25th. A pedestrian was struck around 7:30 p.m. in the parking lot of a ShopRite, located at 1200 block of Blackwood Clementon Road. Few details are known at this time. Authorities reported that the victim sustained fatal injuries in the accident. Law enforcement was at the scene in an attempt to render aid to [...]

Lafayette, NJ - Motorcyclist Injured On NJ-15 At Ice Plant Rd

Washington Twp, NJ – Motorcyclist Killed In Crash On Garden State Pkwy

Washington Twp, NJ (November 4, 2019) – A 39-year-old motorcyclist from Morris County was killed in a collision with another vehicle on Friday, November 1st. The crash happened on the Garden State Pkwy in Washington Township, New Jersey. The man has been identified as Simon Kerns.  According to initial reports, a Honda sedan driven by a 43-year-old man from Nanuet, New York entered the lane of travel Kerns was in. Kerns’ Yamaha bike struck the left side of the Honda, [...]