Accidents & Personal Injury
With expansive knowledge and experience, our Bronx Personal Injury Lawyer staff at Stephen Bilkis & Associates, PLLC provides successful representation to families and individuals who are victims of spinal injury, birth injury, brain injury and injury caused by a motorcycle accident, ladder accident, truck accident and car accident, and injury from slip and fall accident, construction accident or scaffold accident. Our staff also handles injury resulting from doctor’s error, surgical mistakes, wrong medication or other acts of medical malpractice. Each of attorneys will aggressively represent our clients in order to obtain the best possible results.
If you are suffering from an injury caused by another person’s negligent, careless or reckless action, or even an injury caused by another person’s lack of action, our skilled legal team will help you fight for compensation for the injury and will defend your legal rights. Our staff understands how these accidents and resulting injuries can change your life and negatively impact the lives of your family. Stephen Bilkis & Associates, PLLC has been successful at helping injury victims and injury victim’s families in their recovery from these accidents and life-changing events.
Our experienced legal staff has handled various cases including:
Bronx bicycle accident cases – This case involves a cyclist becoming injured due to another individual’s negligence, most often the negligence of a motorist. In many cases, a car fails to yield to traffic lights or obey other traffic regulations and collides into the cyclist. These cases also can involve an accident caused by a broken bicycle part, defective product and defect in the manufacture of the bicycle, or a dangerous roadway or sidewalk.
Bronx birth injury cases – This case involves an injury that occurs during to the birthing process. The birth injury can be caused by lack of appropriate medical attention by an obstetrician or wrong dosage of labor medications. In most cases, the birth injury is an injury to the mother and a physical or neurological injury to the newborn.
Bronx brain injury cases – This case involves a traumatic brain injury that occurs as a result of another party’s negligence or recklessness as seen in a motorcycle accident, slip and fall accident, physical violence or truck accident. The extent of the brain damage is often determined by the site of the injury as well as the injury location. Severity varies with a brain injury; ranging from a mild brain contusion to permanent mental impairment.
Bronx car accident cases - This case involves an accident involving personal injury or property damage resulting from a car collision. An auto accident is usually the result of one driver’s negligent action or lack of action. The negligent action can be from carelessness, disregard of traffic laws or inattentiveness.
Bronx construction accident cases – This cases involves an accident that occurs at a construction site and causes personal injury to a worker or other individual. There are varying causes for this type of accident, such as scaffold accident, slip and fall, a ladder accident, or defective tools.
Bronx medical malpractice case – A medical malpractice case involves a negligent or careless action by a physician or other healthcare provider that results in an injury to patient. The action does not have to be deliberate but can be an act of carelessness or inattentiveness.
Bronx workers compensation case – This claim involves an injury that occurred while the victim was at work on at a job site. The claim can involve the pursuit of compensation for medical bills as well as lost income.
If you or a family member has received a spinal injury, brain injury, medical malpractice injury or birth injury or an injury as a result of a slip and fall accident, contact us. We can help you figure out what legal options are in your best interest and we will work hard to help you recover from your accident. Contact us at 1.800.NY.NY.LAW to schedule a free consultation regarding your claim.