NY Law Journal: ‘Doored’ Bicyclist’s Lawsuit Can Proceed, Judge Says

The New York law Journal covered a decision of note won by Vaccaro & White affecting bicyclists doored by taxicabs and hit and run victims. A bicyclist struck by a taxicab door opened by a passenger can apply for compensation from a nonprofit corporation formed to indemnify injured people in accidents where insurance is unavailable, […]

Gothamist: “What To Do If You Get Hit By A Car While Biking In NYC”

We helped Gothamist put together this explainer for cyclists involved in a crash. Navigating the “No-Fault” insurance law to receive coverage for necessary medical bills and property damage can be a long and onerous task—cyclists often leave the scene of an accident because they are unwilling to spend time dealing with the labyrinthine insurance process. […]

Daily News: “Injured 6-year-old can’t attend school”

The Daily News tells the tragic story of Vaccaro & White clients Chunli Mendoza and her mother Carmen Cuapio, struck in the crosswalk with the right of way as they walked to school. The Jackson Heights block where an off-duty police officer plowed into a woman and her kindergarten-aged daughter has finally received a crossing […]

Gothamist: “Brooklyn Cyclist May Have Found Her Hit & Run Driver, But NYPD Won’t Question Him”

Gothamist covers the NYPD’s failure to investigate a car-on-bike hit-and-run and the broader problem with NYPD crash investigations. A 37-year-old cyclist who was seriously injured by a hit-and-run driver in Bushwick early last month is still waiting for the NYPD to interview her alleged assailant. The entire incident was caught on surveillance tape, a witness […]

WPIX11: “Did NYPD cover up details in Queens patrol-car death of Japanese student?”

Mario Diaz of WPIX11, the reporter first on the scene the night Ryo Oyamada was killed, pieces together all the evidence of the NYPD cover-up in this video report. QUEENSBRIDGE, Queens (PIX11) – New video is putting the official story of an NYPD officer in question after Japanese student Ryo Oyamada was struck and killed by […]