Recovering For Slip And Fall Accidents

All individuals and business entities that own and control property have a duty to make their premises safe. Nonetheless, accidents still happen, including “slip and fall” incidents which occur when an individual slips, trips or falls because of a hazardous condition. Slip and fall cases are based on principles of negligence and allow victims to recover damage for personal injuries. Bonina and Bonina, P.C. has represented victims of slip and fall accidents for 50 years. Read more

Why You Should Not Wait If You Have A Personal Injury Claim

If you have suffered any kind of injury and you are or expect to be, out-of-pocket for the payment of any expenses associated with the treatment and recovery of such injury, you must act quickly to assert and protect your rights. It’s no secret that the right to file a lawsuit is subject to strict time limitations. If those time limits expire, the law extinguishes the right to file the action in a civil court. A statute of limitation defines the time limit for filing a cause of action and when the right to file such lawsuit expires by law. Read more

Was Your Child Injured At School? What You Need To Know About Negligent Supervision Cases

If your child has suffered an injury at school, you may have a claim based on negligent supervision. Schools and daycare facilities have an affirmative duty to properly supervise children left in their care. When a parent leaves their child at school, under NY law the school stands in the shoes of the parent, and is the child’s de facto guardian.  As such they have a duty to ensure the child’s safety and well being. Read more