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Personal Injury Attorney Kayla Sheldrick

ACCIDENT & PERSONAL INJURY LAWYER
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WANTAGH, NEW YORK

The Sheldrick Law Firm: The New York Personal Injury Law Firm You Can Hire After an Accident

       If you're looking for a vacation or just living in New York, this huge state is a destination that offers something for everyone, look no further than the great state of New York. From the bustling New York City streets, and Central Park, to natural wonders, there's something for everyone in New York. But, with all the people and traffic, car accidents are unfortunately a common occurrence.

       Here are some tips to help you stay safe on the roads and avoid car accidents while vacationing or just simply living in New York.

First, be aware of your surroundings at all times. New York City is especially busy, and it can be easy to get distracted. Pay attention to the traffic around you and be sure to yield the right of way when appropriate.

Second, always wear your seatbelt. This is one of the best ways to protect yourself in the event of an accident.

Third, use caution when driving in inclement weather. New York can have some unpredictable weather, so it's important to slow down and take extra care when driving in rain, snow, or ice.

Fourth, be extra cautious when driving at night. Nighttime driving can be more dangerous due to reduced visibility. So, be sure to turn on your headlights and drive slowly.

Lastly, don't drink and drive. This is a major cause of car accidents and is completely preventable.

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Our most popular destinations are always crowded with tourists, but that's part of the fun, right?

       There's so much to see and do in New York that you could spend weeks exploring and still not see everything. But with a little planning, you can make the most of your trip and see all the best that New York has to offer. One of the best things to do in New York is visiting Central Park. This world-famous park is one of the most popular tourist destinations in the city, and for good reason. It's a beautiful space to relax, take a stroll, or go for a run, and there's always something new to see. If you're visiting in the spring, be sure to check out the Cherry Blossom Festival, and in the fall, don't miss the leaves changing color.

New York City being America's busiest city comes along with some of America's busiest roads!

The busiest road in New York is the West Side Highway, which runs along the west side of Manhattan. This road is always congested with traffic, so be sure to avoid it if you're driving. If you're taking a bus or taxi, however, the West Side Highway is a great way to get around the city. The Brooklyn Bridge and the Manhattan Bridge are two of the most popular bridges in New York City. They both offer stunning views of the city, and they're a great way to get from one side of the city to the other. If you're driving, be sure to take the Brooklyn Bridge during off-peak hours, as it can be very congested during rush hour.

Did you know that there were more than 50,000 reported person-injury automobile accidents throughout New York's cities!?

As you can probably guess, car accidents happen most frequently in New York City on the West Side Highway. For the most part, this road is always congested with traffic, and it's a popular spot for car accidents. If you're driving in New York City, be sure to avoid this highway and take advantage of public transportation when possible. The subway is a great way to get around the city, and it's much cheaper than taking a taxi or bus. Though with the latest rise in crime here in 2022 in New York City Subways, you have to be extra precautious. The latest crime reports in New York City's subway system suggest that riders should take precautions when using the system. Reported crimes include robbery, felony assault, & grand larceny. In order to stay safe while using the subway system, it's important to be aware of your surroundings and avoid being alone at night. If possible, try to use well-lit stations and avoid walking through dark, deserted areas.

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Fatal Car Accident Long Island New York.

New York City Car Accident Fatalities

Year after year there are hundreds of people that lose their lives while driving on the road.

Here is the approximate breakdown by year of how many car accident fatalities occur in NYC (according to nyc.gov)

  • The year 2020 - Approximately 239 fatal car accidents.

  • The year 2021 - Approximately 254 fatal car accidents.

  • Year 2022 - (As of August 2022) Approximately 170 fatal car accidents.

 

Drive Safe, Don't Be A Statistic!

No trip to New York would be complete without seeing the Statue of Liberty.

This iconic monument is a must-see for any visitor to the city, and there are plenty of ways to get up close and personal. You can take a ferry from Battery Park, or if you're feeling adventurous, you can even take a helicopter tour. If you're looking for a more unique New York experience, head to Coney Island. This historic amusement park is one of the most popular tourist destinations in the city, and it's easy to see why. With rides, games, and food stands, there's something for everyone at Coney Island. And if you visit in the summer, you can cool off with a dip in the ocean.

Battery Park New York

Battery Park New York

Battery Park New York fun day out in the city.

Statue Of Liberty from Battery Park New York

Statue Of Liberty from Battery Park New York

Beautiful view of the statue of liberty from Battery Park New York.

Manhattan New York Helicopter Tour

Manhattan New York Helicopter Tour

Manhattan New York Helicopter Tour.

Coney Island, Brooklyn New York Amusement Park

Coney Island, Brooklyn New York Amusement Park

Coney Island, Brooklyn New York Amusement Park.

Battery Park Staten Island Ferry Drone View

Battery Park Staten Island Ferry Drone View

Battery Park Staten Island Ferry Drone View

       If you're looking for something a little more low-key, Long Island is a great place to visit.

With its beautiful beaches and parks, Long Island is a great place to relax and enjoy the outdoors. And if you're a fan of golf, you'll be happy to know that Long Island is home to some amazing golf courses! If you're looking for something else to do in Long Island, New York, be sure to check out the wineries. Long Island is home to some of the best wineries in the country, and a visit to one is a must-do for any wine lover.

Some of Long Island's main transportation routes are the Long Island Expressway, Meadowbrook Parkway and the Wantagh Parkway. These roads offer beautiful views of the Long Island landscape, and they're a great way to get around the island. If you're visiting in the summer, be sure to check out Jones Beach, one of the most popular beaches on Long Island. If you're driving in Long Island, be sure to drive safely and be aware of the increased risk of car accidents.

If you're injured in an accident, be sure to contact personal injury lawyer Kayla Sheldrick as soon as possible because she can handle your case from start to finish including representing you in court if necessary.

Ms. Sheldrick is a personal injury lawyer that is familiar with the Long Island area and knows the area from growing up here. From attending middle school at Wisdom Lane in Levittown to graduating with honors at Division Avenue High school in Levittown, it doesn't get more familiar than that. Ms. Sheldrick went on to stay in state by completing her undergraduate degree at SUNY Cortland, and shortly after graduating from Syracuse College of Law.

When you need a LAWYER that you can rely on for your accident case, call Personal Injury Lawyer Kayla Sheldrick today to schedule a Free Consultation by dialing 561-440-7775.

Our Long Island location is conveniently located at #371 3280 Sunrise HWY. Wantagh, NY 11793.

       We take new clients on appointment basis and we make it very easy to schedule a free consultation with attorney Kayla Sheldrick.

Wantagh is a beautiful city on Long Island in Nassau County. It's located just south of the city of Hempstead, and it's surrounded by other great cities like Levittown, Massapequa, and Seaford. Wantagh is a great place to live or visit, and it offers plenty of great things to do.

Some of the main attractions in Wantagh include Wantagh Park, the Jones Beach State Park, and the Belmont Racetrack. Wantagh Park is a great place to relax and enjoy nature, and Jones Beach State Park is one of the most popular beaches on Long Island. The Belmont Racetrack is a world-famous horse racing track, and it's a must-see for any fan of horse racing or one who may be seeking a great race full of adrenalin!

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Driving directions when traveling to or from Wantagh, Long Island, New York.

       Some of the main roads that you can take to get to Wantagh New York are the Wantagh Parkway, Long Island Expressway, the Southern State Parkway, and the Meadowbrook Parkway. All of these roads are major highways that will get you to your destination quickly and safely.

       If you're coming from the city, the best way to get to Wantagh is via the Southern State Parkway. This highway runs east-west across Long Island, and it's the most direct route to take. The Southern State Parkway will take you right into the heart of Wantagh, and from there you can take any of the other roads to get to your final destination.

       If you're coming from the east, the best way to get to Wantagh is via the Wantagh Parkway. This highway runs north-south, and it's a great way to avoid traffic in the city. The Wantagh Parkway will take you right into the heart of Wantagh, and from there you can take any of the other roads to get to your final destination.

       If you're coming from the west, the best way to get to Wantagh is via the Meadowbrook Parkway. This highway also runs north-south, and it's a great alternative to the Southern State Parkway. The Meadowbrook Parkway will take you right into the heart of Wantagh, and from there you can take any of the other roads to get to your final destination.

Drive extra safely on Jericho Turnpike!

       Jericho Turnpike is the most common street for automobile accidents in Long Island. This road is always busy, and it's a popular spot for accidents. If you're driving in Long Island, be sure to avoid this road and take a different route if possible.

       Once you're in Wantagh, there are plenty of things to do and see. Whether you're looking for a great place to eat, a place to shop, or just a place to relax and enjoy the scenery, you'll find it all in Wantagh.

As traffic on the roads are only increasing we do make it easy for our clients to consult with us all from the comfort of their own homes.

       We can schedule a Zoom/Skype call or simply get on a free conference call directly with attorney Kayla Sheldrick within minutes to go over and review your new accident case. Call 561-440-7775, we await your call 24 hours a day, 7 days a week!

Here are a few ways that can help you avoid accidents while driving in New York.

  • Drive defensively and be aware of your surroundings

  • Avoid busy roads, especially during rush hour

  • Obey the speed limit and traffic laws

  • Be cautious when making turns

Another very common way of transportation around New York City is getting around by bicycle.

       Bicycle accidents happen so frequently that you would probably never be able to guess the number of bicycle accidents that occur each year in New York City.

Here is a breakdown going back the past three years of bicycle accidents in New York City.

  • The year 2020 - Approximately 5,224 fatal car accidents.

  • The year 2021 - Approximately 4,916 fatal car accidents.

  • The year 2022 - (As of August 2022) Approximately 3,084 fatal car accidents.

 

If you're involved in an accident, stay calm and call the police by dialing 911

In conclusion, if you're driving in New York, be sure to drive carefully and be aware of the increased risk of car accidents. Car accidents can be traumatic experiences, but it's important to stay calm and take the necessary steps to ensure your safety and the safety of others. If you're involved in an accident, be sure to contact a lawyer as soon as possible. The Sheldrick Law Firm is a personal injury law firm that is familiar with the Long Island area and can help you with your case from start to finish. Call us today at 561-440-7775 to schedule a free consultation.

Want to read more about different types of personal injury accidents that we represent clients on behalf of?

Take a look below and click on any of them to learn more about the specific types of accidents that you may be able to relate to.

 

No one wants to be involved in a car accident, but if you are, it's important to know what to do. Save "The Sheldrick Law Firm" in your contacts and be sure to contact us immediately if you need legal assistance.

Any Accident At All, Give Us A Call!

 

The Sheldrick Law Firm

Phone: (561) 440-7775

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Locations: Florida, New Jersey, New York

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