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At Catalano Law, we want to keep you informed. Our blog posts contain up-to-date articles and information that can be helpful in preventing accidents. We also discuss how to handle a personal injury or accident if it happens to you or your family. Here at Catalano Law our clients' health and safety always come first.

Who is at Fault in a Hydroplaning Crash?

Drivers who do not take precautions and drive carefully in rain or snow may experience hydroplaning. The phenomenon occurs when water accumulates on the road […]

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Compensation in Wrongful Death Claims: What New York Families Need to Know

Losing a loved one is an unimaginable tragedy, but it becomes even more devastating when their death is the result of someone else’s negligence or […]

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Understanding the Role of Black Ice in New York Car Accidents

Winter in New York brings with it a picturesque snowfall and a less welcome companion—black ice. This silent hazard is a common cause of many […]

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Top 3 Most Dangerous Intersections in Syracuse, New York

Syracuse, N.Y., is home to over 144,000 people, making it the fifth-largest city in the state. Syracuse, compared to other large U.S. cities, may have […]

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The Legal Process of Filing a Wrongful Death Claim in New York

Losing a loved one, particularly due to negligence, can be an overwhelming and confusing time. In New York, you have the option to file a […]

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Liability and Winter Slip-and-Fall Hazards: Tips for Property Owners

In Central New York and the Southern Tier, winter storms often turn walkways into treacherous paths for those visiting local businesses and stores. Many people […]

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What Rights Do New York Pedestrians Have?

Pedestrian traffic in New York has steadily been increasing in the last several years. This is great for exercise and helping the environment, but it […]

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What Rights Do New York Pedestrians Have?
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How Truck and Car Accident Cases Differ in New York State

If you’ve been in a semi-truck accident in New York State, understanding how your claim differs from a standard car accident can help you prepare […]

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Navigating New York’s No-Fault Car Insurance System After a Winter Crash

Central New York presents challenging driving conditions during the winter season. Syracuse, New York, is known for its significant snowfall, having recorded the most snowfall […]

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Can I Sue If I Slipped on an Icy Sidewalk?

Can I Sue If I Slipped on an Icy Sidewalk?

If people slip and injure themselves on ice, they may be able to get compensation for their damages from the person who owns the property […]

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