Greg Prosmushkin's Injury and Accident Blogs

A car accident can vary widely in severity, ranging from a minor inconvenience that disrupts someone’s day to a significant collision causing life-altering injuries for multiple individuals. If you’ve been in a car accident, there are specific steps you should take immediately after the collision to maximize your chances of receiving full compensation for any […]

Mar 14, 2024
Greg

Car accidents are more than just crashes between cars. They can hurt not only your body but also your feelings. These emotional effects can stay with you even after your physical injuries are gone. In some instances, people may experience post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) as a result of their accident, which can present various symptoms […]

Sep 04, 2023
Greg

Fighting an insurance company after a car accident can be challenging and frustrating. However, it is possible to advocate for your rights and seek a fair settlement.  Some general steps to consider when settling with an insurance company after a car accident include:  Document the Accident: Collect as much evidence as possible to support your […]

May 25, 2023
Greg Prosmushkin

Yes, it is possible to obtain compensation for emotional distress following a car accident through a lawsuit. Emotional distress can be a significant and long-lasting consequence of a car accident, and it can affect a person’s quality of life in many ways. However, the ability to successfully win compensation for emotional distress will depend on […]

May 17, 2023
Greg Prosmushkin

Owing to advanced technology, there has been a boom in the number of autonomous and semi-autonomous vehicles. The design of autonomous cars is such that they are safe and convenient.  However, autonomous driving technology can still fail, and the technology is not yet highly regulated. The outcome can result in catastrophic collisions causing fatal or […]

Nov 29, 2022
Greg Prosmushkin

It’s not uncommon to downplay minor injuries after being in a car accident, but even neck pain should be taken seriously. If left untreated, neck pain can result in developing severe conditions such as cervical radiculopathy that require extended medical care.  Cervical radiculopathy is an outcome of a pinched nerve or herniated disc in the […]

Nov 25, 2022
Greg Prosmushkin

Car accidents are common and can happen anywhere. According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA), police-reported crashes for three consecutive years were 6,734,000 in 2018, 6,453,000 in 2017, and 6,821,000 in 2016.  These data suggest that there are over 18,000 accidents in the country each day. However, since there are endless different car […]

Sep 22, 2022
Greg Prosmushkin

What are my rights in a car accident? Car accidents are becoming more and more common in the United States every year. Being in a car accident can be overwhelming and scary, and if you are not prepared for what to do next, it can be easy to make a mistake that could cost you […]

Sep 14, 2022
Greg Prosmushkin

Due to road traffic accidents, nearly 1.3 million people die every year. Every day on average 3,700 people die due to fatal motor vehicle crashes. Others experience non-fatal injuries and some are lucky to walk away unscathed. This impacts not just the accident victims and their families, but society as a whole. Road traffic accidents […]

Sep 14, 2022
Greg Prosmushkin

Whenever you are involved in a car accident, the first and foremost thing that you should do is to call the police. It is required by law to report a car accident to the police in many states. The reason behind this is that the police will be able to document the accident and collect […]

Jun 16, 2022
Greg Prosmushkin

When you hit the roadways each day, we know that you take the steps necessary to stay safe. The last thing you need is to get into a Car Crash, but you cannot predict what other drivers around you will do. Today, we want to discuss a recent story about a woman who has been […]

May 26, 2022
Greg Prosmushkin

A car accident can have severe consequences and may lead to massive damage to the vehicle. Even in minor accidents, your car may undergo enormous damage. Just as people need medical attention after being injured, cars also need proper repair and maintenance after being damaged in an accident. Getting a vehicle repaired is essential to […]

Aug 18, 2021
Greg Prosmushkin

Leasing has become a popular option amongst drivers. Instead of purchasing the vehicle, it provides an opportunity to own the car for a certain period, often for lower monthly payments. The owner has to pay the monthly lease and comply with contractual obligations for maintaining the leased vehicle.  The U.S. government allows victims to recover […]

Aug 17, 2021
Greg Prosmushkin

When you are on the roadways in and around Philly, you know there are risks. However, you do your best to drive safely. Unfortunately, that does not mean you will avoid every accident. If you or a loved one have been injured in a crash that was caused by the negligence of another person, please […]

Jun 15, 2019
Greg Prosmushkin

The last thing anyone expects when they are rising with their family is that a car accident will occur and cause injuries or a fatality. However, last month we learned about a Fatal Hit-and-Run Crash in northeast Philly that killed two men and injured several other people. At The Law Offices of Greg Prosmushkin, P.C., […]

May 24, 2019
Greg Prosmushkin