Justin Blitz Guest on BronxNet’s Todays Verdict

Justin Blitz, Esq. recently was a featured guest on BronxNet’s show “Today’s Verdict” where, among other things, he discussed the interplay between social media and the law.  To view the episode, please click here.

$457,500 Settlement for driver rear ended by Truck

    Our client was driving to work on the Major Deegan Expressway in the Bronx. As he was driving, a large box truck suddenly rear-ended his vehicle. The truck was traveling over 55 miles per hour at the time of the impact. As a result of the collision, our client sustained severe injuries and was… Read more »

$675,000 Settlement for Woman Injured when Car got Stuck on Raised Pothole

Our client was a passenger in her daughter’s car which was traveling on a street in the Bronx, when suddenly, the undercarriage of the car violently struck a raised manhole cover. We commenced an action against the City of New York and the contractor who the City retained to perform work on the street. During the course… Read more »

$17.25 Million Settlement for Boiler Explosion

In August 2014, two people were injured and ultimately died as a result of  a boiler explosion at their home caused by a leak in the propane lines.  One of the people who died was a 23 year old young woman who suffered horrific burns as a result of the explosion and ultimately died as a… Read more »

$190,000 Settlement for injury due to Collapsing Roadway

Our client was driving his car in Queens on his way home from work, when suddenly the roadway beneath his vehicle collapsed, causing his vehicle to fall into a massive sinkhole. The undermined roadway was adjacent to an open trench where the City of New York and its contractor were performing construction work to remove… Read more »

$315,000 Settlement for Injury due to Inattentive Bus Driver

Our client was on a MTA bus in the Bronx on her way to work.  As she was exiting the bus, the bus driver activated the mechanism that converts the bus’s steps to a wheelchair ramp without realizing that our client was standing on the steps.  Our client’s foot was crushed as it got caught… Read more »