Knee Injury from Car Accident in New York or Staten Island
A knee injury from a car accident normally occurs when the exterior of the knee hits some interior part of the car during impact. Usually the impact between the knee and a certain part of the inside of the car is a quick and violent strike causing an injury to the knee. Common causes for a knee injury from a car accident include if the knee has a sudden and hard impact with the dashboard, door, window or, in some roll over accidents, the roof. A car accident knee injury may occur from impact alone or may occur because of a severe twisting or a hyperextension of the leg which may result in an injury to the knee.
Common knee injuries from a car accident are:
Those injured in a car Accident in New York may contact our Staten Island injury law firm for more information on knee injury compensation amounts and the process to start a claim or lawsuit against the other driver's insurance company. The amount of compensation will rest upon the severity of your injury and how it will have an effect on you. For a free consultation with Frank J. Dito Jr. Staten Island knee injury lawyer call 718-701-2776 or fill out our online contact form.