Car Accident Lawyer in Passaic, New Jersey

Passaic County, NJ Car Crash Attorneys Help You Get Compensated for Injuries

There were 16,915 motor vehicle crashes in Passaic County, NJ during 2016, according to the New Jersey Department of Transportation. More than 4,000 of these accidents resulted in injury and 22 caused one or more deaths in Passaic County, New Jersey. A large percentage of these accidents involved automobiles.

Clifton, New Jersey Car Accident Lawyers

At the Clifton law office of Silverman & Roedel, LLC, our lawyers help injured victims of car accidents obtain compensation for their expenses, losses, and pain and suffering. If you suffered an injury or lost a loved one in a car crash caused by the negligence of another party, learn how our attorneys can help. Contact us at 973-772-6411 or fill out the online form to schedule a free, no-obligation consultation at our office in Clifton or at our office in Newark, NJ.

We have successfully represented car accident victims in Passaic, Clifton, and Paterson in Passaic County, NJ; Hackensack, Fort Lee, and Garfield in Bergen County, NJ; and Newark, East Orange, and Irvington in Essex County, NJ.

Causes of Car Accidents in NJ

Many types of negligent behavior cause car accidents. Examples include:

  • Speeding
  • Illegal or dangerous lane changes
  • Tailgating
  • Drunk driving
  • Distracted driving from cell phone use
  • Aggressive driving
  • Weather
  • Failing to observe traffic signals and signs
  • Defects in roadways from poor maintenance or design
  • Driving the wrong way
  • Failing to stop before turning
  • Tire failure and blowouts
  • Setting up construction zones improperly

Although some car accidents are inevitable, most are avoidable and should not have happened.

How Our Essex County Lawyers Determine the Cause and Cost of Car Crashes

While many car accidents are the result of negligent operation by a driver, others are caused by tire and other vehicle defects, improper road maintenance, and not setting up work zones correctly. An important part of any car accident case is identifying the negligent party as soon as possible. Our attorneys do this by examining the scene, consulting with experts such as accident reconstructionists, interviewing witnesses, and reviewing police reports.

Calculating the Cost of a Car Accident in New Jersey

In addition to identifying the cause of the car accident, our lawyers determine the full impact of the accident and injuries on the lives of our clients. We calculate the medical and hospital expenses, the lost income, the additional costs of living with an injury or disability, the cost of rehabilitation, and the cost of modifying the client’s home or car. In addition, we count the non-economic damages caused by the victim’s pain and suffering, such as the loss of enjoyment of life, the psychological cost of not working, and other non-economic consequences of being in a serious car accident.

Call 973-772-6411. Free Consultation with a Paterson, New Jersey Car Accident Attorney

If you suffered an injury in a car accident caused by another’s negligence, contact our experienced Paterson, New Jersey lawyers. Call Silverman & Roedel, LLC at 973-772-6411 or fill out our online contact form to schedule a free consultation to learn how we can help. The firm’s main office is located in the center of Clifton, NJ in an accessible building and with free parking available. We also have an office located in Newark, New Jersey.

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