New Jersey Comparative Negligence Law

Personal injury lawsuits often involve complex accident scenarios and difficult questions regarding apportionment of fault where the combined actions of multiple parties causes an injury. In these cases, New Jersey law provides juries a mechanism for determining each party’s share of responsibility for the damages. The NJ Comparative Negligence Act, N.J.S.A. 2A:15-5.1, [...]

How to Determine Who is at Fault in a New Jersey Car Accident

After an auto accident, your medical bills are typically paid under the PIP coverage provisions in your automobile insurance policy, regardless of who was at fault for the accident. In addition to PIP benefits, you may be able to pursue a claim against the negligent driver of the [...]

Negotiating with Insurance Companies in New Jersey

If you are injured due to the negligence of another, you may be able to seek compensation for your damages. Quite often, an insurance company will be responsible for providing a defense to the negligent party and paying for any settlement or judgment in the case. From automobile accidents and [...]