Personal Injury

New Jersey Personal Injury Attorneys since 1957.

BURN ACCIDENTS
Bendit Weinstock has represented Burn Victims since its founding in 1957. Our Firm utilizes the latest technology to highlight damages to juries during trial. We find that doing so, often results in higher verdicts for our clients. In burn cases, it is important to document injuries as they progress.  Whether burns are caused by a fire or by a defective product, we have the expertise necessary to successfully resolve your case.

CONSTRUCTION ACCIDENTS
If you, a family member or an acquaintance have been injured in an accident involving a construction site, it is vital that you hire an attorney who is experienced in handling these types of cases. Construction accident cases are complex and it is important that you hire an attorney who has handled these types of cases and knows what experts to hire to investigate and evaluate the strength of your claim. Our law firm has for many years handled many construction accident cases involving all types of injuries and outcomes.

DOG AND ANIMAL BITES
If you were injured as a result of a dog bite or any other type of animal bite, you may have the right to bring a lawsuit and claim against the owner of the animal. It is important to contact an attorney immediately so that your accident may be investigated, and more importantly, that the ownership of the animal or dog may be quickly established. Also, in most animal or dog bite cases it is important to document the bite involving both its appearance and severity as quickly as possible.

GAS FIREPLACE INJURIES
If you or a loved one were injured as a result of your contact with a gas fireplace, it is important that you hire an attorney who has proper experience handling these types of cases. Our law firm has handled many cases involving injuries sustained by infants who came into contact with a portable gas or electric fireplace. These cases at times unfortunately involve catastrophic injuries involving both hand burns and burns to other parts of the body as a result of contact with hot and hazardous items. It is important that you contact an attorney immediately if you have been injured as a result of any portable gas or electric heating equipment.

LACK OF SECURITY
If you, a family member or an acquaintance have been injured or have been a victim of crime as a result of an assault or any other type of crime that was caused by the lack of security provided by either a retail or residential entity or housing complex, it is important that you hire a law firm with experience with these matters. Our law firm has for many years handled lack of security cases against both residential property owners and retail property owners.

LEAD PAINT POISONING
If you or a loved one have suffered injuries as a result of exposure to lead paint, it is important that you contact an attorney immediately to determine whether or not you can pursue a claim against both the property owner and the manufacturer of the lead based product. Our law firm has handled numerous cases involving lead paint poisoning and has the expertise and experience to properly handle and prosecute your claim on your behalf.

NJ TRANSIT TRAIN AND BUS ACCIDENTS
If you, a family member or acquaintance have been injured in either an accident involving an NJ Transit Train or Bus, there are numerous difficult and troublesome issues which require the attention and skill of an attorney. The New Jersey Tort Claims Act has several specific legal requirements which must be complied with. These include filing a Tort Claims Notice within 90 days. Our law firm has handled numerous cases involving NJ Transit’s negligence, and has the expertise and knowledge to aggressively and properly pursue these claims on your behalf. Our attorneys routinely work with numerous experts in the field of accident reconstruction who use their skill and expertise to evaluate an accident to determine who was responsible and to provide expert testimony in court if the case goes to trial. There is no NJ Transit train or bus accident too complex or too simple for our law firm to handle.

MEDICAL TRANSPORT ACCIDENTS
If you, a family member or an acquaintance have been injured while being transported or picked up by a medical transport company, our attorneys have extensive experience in handling these types of cases. More specifically, our lawyers have handled cases involving both the pick- up and delivery of patients or individuals who required medical transport. With many complex issues involved, it is important that you hire an experienced attorney if you have been injured in an accident involving a medical transport vehicle.

MOTORCYCLE AND BICYCLE ACCIDENTS
If you, a family member or acquaintance have been injured in either an accident involving a motorcycle or bicycle, there are numerous difficult and troublesome issues which require the attention and skill of an attorney. Our law firm has handled numerous cases involving both motorcycles and bicycles, and has the expertise and knowledge to aggressively and properly pursue these claims on your behalf. Our attorneys routinely work with numerous experts in the field of accident reconstruction who use their skill and expertise to evaluate an accident to determine who was responsible and to provide expert testimony in court if the case goes to trial. There is no motor vehicle or bicycle accident too complex or too simple for our law firm to handle.

MOTOR VEHICLE AND AUTOMOBILE ACCIDENTS
If you, a family member or acquaintance have been involved in a motor vehicle accident it is important that you contact an attorney immediately. Although an automobile accident may appear to be a straightforward matter, it involves numerous complex and difficult issues. Our law firm can help you navigate all of the issues you will have with your own insurance company under your No-Fault benefits and will also negotiate a settlement with the insurance company for the other driver involved in the accident. Our office will help insure that you receive all of the No-Fault personal injury protection (“PIP”) benefits that you are entitled to, along with helping you receive your collision, comprehensive, and property damage benefits. If you have been injured in a motor vehicle or automobile accident, our lawyers will help manage your personal injury claim to insure that all of your medical bills have been paid by the appropriate insurance company and more importantly, our attorneys will gather all of the pertinent medical records and put together a comprehensive settlement package to forward to the insurance company for the other vehicle to try and obtain a settlement to compensate you for both your wage loss and pain and suffering claims. If your accident involves an uninsured driver, our office has expertise in handling all aspects of your uninsured motorist (“UM”) claim along with your under insured motorist (“UIM”) claim if the insurance policy limits on the other vehicle are not sufficient to compensate you for your injuries.

PEDESTRIAN ACCIDENTS
If you or someone you know has been injured where you were a pedestrian in an automobile accident, there are numerous issues that need to be addressed where an attorney’s help is important. Our attorneys can help navigate the difficult and troublesome area in determining what insurance, if any, is available to pay for any medical treatment that may be required by the pedestrian. Our law firm will also obtain all relevant medical records and put together a comprehensive settlement package which will be sent to the insurance company for the vehicle involved in the accident to obtain a settlement for any wage loss claim and pain and suffering claim.

SLIP AND FALL
If you, a family member or an acquaintance have been involved in a slip and fall on the premises of a property owner or business entity, it is important that you contact an attorney who is experienced in handling these types of cases. Generally speaking, a business owner has a duty to maintain their property in a safe and non-hazardous condition. If you have slipped and fallen as a result of the negligence of a business entity in not maintaining its property in a safe condition, you may be entitled to compensation for any injuries that you may have sustained. Our law firm will investigate your fall and will also contact appropriate experts to conduct a site inspection and evaluation to determine the cause of your fall and whether or not the business entity or property owner was responsible for causing your accident. We often find that slip and falls occur inside grocery stores, restrooms available for public use inside of businesses, and in store aisles where product has fallen or spilled from shelves. Of course, we handle many cases involving slip and falls on ice where the property owner negligently cleans or prevents snow and ice accumulation on their property.

TRACTOR TRAILER ACCIDENTS
If you or someone you know has been injured in an accident involving a tractor trailer or truck, our attorneys has the expertise and knowledge to handle all aspects of your claim. Our office has handled numerous tractor trailer and truck accidents, including those involving the issue of conspicuity and whether or not the rear of a tractor trailer was properly marked to alert surrounding traffic of its presence and in most cases, slow rate of speed. Our law firm routinely works with experts who will evaluate the conspicuousness and visibility of the rear of a tractor trailer, which in most cases contributes to horrific accidents involving the impact of a motor vehicle with the rear of a tractor trailer.

WRONGFUL DEATH
In New Jersey, a wrongful death claim can be brought for the death of an individual caused by the negligent or wrongful acts by another individual or entity. A typical lawsuit for wrongful death consists of a survivorship action and a wrongful death action. The survivorship action consists of the conscious pain and suffering suffered by the individual prior to his or her death. The wrongful death action is an action brought by the heirs of the deceased for the loss of guidance, advice, and financial support provided by the deceased. Bendit Weinstock’s attorneys are experienced attorneys who have time after time collected outstanding results in Wrongful Death cases. If your loved one has passed due to the negligence or wrongful act of a third party, please call us so that we can fight for your family.

We also handle cases involving the following types of injuries among others:

Boat & Cruise Ship Accidents
Aviation & Plane Crash Injuries
Spinal Cord Injury
Brain Injury
Head Injury
Toxic Tort
Nursing Home Abuse & Negligence