Personal Injury Law Firm Trolman, Glaser & Lichtman Addresses Punitive Damages in Hit and Runs

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Top New York based car accident law firm weighs in on additional compensation for hit and run incidents.

New York City, NY (PRUnderground) March 27th, 2015

The Trolman, Glaser & Lichtman, P.C. Personal Injury Law Firm is no stranger to automobile accidents and firmly believes that drivers who hit pedestrians and flee the scene deserve to be punished.

A recent car accident that left six young people injured and four others trapped under the wreckage escalated when a motorist fled the scene of the accident. In these instances, when the driver who flees the scene is found, punitive and compensatory damages are available for the victims of the accident.

Jeffrey Lichtman, senior partner in the firm stated, “fleeing the scene of an automobile accident is criminal and those that do so should be harshly punished. In addition, a civil action will provide compensatory and punitive damages for the victims and their families.”

In situations like these, it is extremely important to have a skilled personal injury attorney to assist in obtaining adequate compensation.  In order to get in touch with an attorney from Trolman, Glaser and Lichtman visit or call 888-484-5529.

About Trolman, Glaser & Lichtman PC

The medical malpractice lawyers at Trolman, Glaser & Lichtman, along with their team of experienced support staff, have represented thousands of injured New Yorkers in the past 40 years and obtained more than $1 billion in settlements and verdicts for their clients. In addition to general personal injury matters, the firm handles medical negligence cases, including those involving failure to diagnose, surgical errors, birth injuries, defective medical devices and dangerous drugs.

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