Jury Convicts Driver in N.J. of Vehicular Homicide Caused by Texting-while-Driving

Distracted Driving Accident Results in Pedestrian Death A Monmouth County jury returned a verdict on Friday, November 22, 2019, convicting Alexandra Mansonet, 50, of vehicular homicide arising from a motor vehicle accident that fatally injured Yuwen Wang, then 39. Pedestrian Killed in Fatal Collision On September 26, 2016, Mansonet’s vehicle was traveling southbound on Laurel […] Read More

Is Uber Responsible After an Accident?

Liability for Accidents Caused by a Rideshare Driver If you are injured by an Uber or Lyft driver, who should be named as defendants in your case? The answer depends on who was responsible in the accident. The negligent driver is liable for damages and New Jersey law requires that rideshare companies like Lyft and […] Read More

Winter-Related Car Accidents

Car Crashes During the Winter Months Have you ever noticed the spike in reported car accidents after the first snowfall of the season? It happens every year. There’s a lot of additional weather-related hazards in the winter, but you may be surprised to learn what causes winter-related accidents. Common Causes of Winter-Related Car Accidents Winter […] Read More

What Happens After an Uber or Lyft Accident in NJ?

Rideshare Accidents in New Jersey Technological advancements have increased people’s ability to offer services themselves rather than becoming an employee of a company. As a result, companies who facilitate these transactions, like Uber and Lyft, have exploded. While the results of such efforts have been mainly positive, issues can arise when car accidents occur during […] Read More

Am I in the Right Place? Jurisdiction and Venue

Personal Injury Overview Most personal injury cases are settled before trial.  Even if your case settles, you may still have to go to court for an arbitration hearing. The attorneys at the Law Offices of Karim Arzadi will certainly be filing papers with the court and attending hearings and conferences with judges during the course […] Read More