Municipal liability claims arise from of injuries that occur on a municipal property, buildings, or lands, such as schools, playgrounds, and city or county sidewalks. As dangerous situations and ignored safety precautions become more common, so do the municipal litigation cases throughout New York.

If you sustained an injury from a municipal accident, you may be entitled to compensation. Municipal liability claims can occur due to various unsafe conditions including, but not limited to:

  • Poorly maintained public sidewalks and crosswalks
  • School and playground accidents
  • Negligent supervision of children
  • Police brutality and civil rights violations
  • Defective city-owned property and city-owned equipment
  • Accidents involving government-owned automobiles, trucks, and buses
  • Public transportation accidents
  • Slip and fall/ trip and fall accidents on subways and platforms
  • Accidents on privately owned land caused by negligent work done by a government employee

New York State law allows only a short time to make a municipal liability claim. Therefore, time is of the essence for anyone involved in a municipal accident. Our personal injury lawyers at TonaLaw are adept at handling these time-sensitive cases and have the knowledge to handle the complex and technical issues involving statutes of limitations and requirements of specific municipal departments

We can help you recover full and fair compensation for injuries sustained in a municipal accident.

You Have a Right to Compensation

Our law firm knows what you’re going through and will review your case free of charge to determine if you have a lawsuit. Every day, we interact with the various government agencies and entities that build and maintain various government-owned structures. Many city departments are ultimately responsible for keeping New York’s residents safe. A breakdown in any one governmental system can cause harm to you or a loved one. The resulting injury may lead to a valid municipal liability case against one or more governmental entities.

We Will Fight for You and Your Loved Ones

Our attorneys and support staff at TonaLaw are well versed in the specialized area of municipal liability claims and are committed to representing you with the utmost integrity and compassion. We provide superior legal services for all our municipal accident clients throughout Long Island, New York City and New York State.
We are a client first practice, utilizing our extensive legal experience and litigation acumen to represent personal injury clients aggressively, always seeking all remedies available to our clients under the law.

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TonaLaw is a no fee law firm – We get paid when we win your case!
If you or a loved one are suffering from an injury sustained on municipal property contact us now for a free case evaluation. You may be entitled to compensation and your lawsuit may be time sensitive.
Contact us today at (631) 780-5355 or toll-free at 1-844-TONALAW or by filling in the form below, for a free case evaluation.

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