Were You Injured By A Livery Cab, A Gypsy Cab Or Taxi?

You'll Need An Attorney To Fight The Taxi And Limousine Commission

Drivers of for-hire vehicles in New York are under pressure to transport as many passengers as possible each day in order to make the maximum amount of money. To this end, they may engage in overly aggressive driving, drive while fatigued or display other negligence that puts both passengers and pedestrians in danger.

The Law Office of Ira Pintel provides aggressive and knowledgeable counsel and representation to those harmed by the negligence of cabbies and other drivers in the Bronx and surrounding area. With more than 20 years of legal experience, Bronx taxi cab accident lawyer Ira Pintel is familiar with New York laws governing all types of for-hire drivers. Speak with him during your free consultation: 917-534-6479.

We represent passengers injured in vehicles such as:

  • Livery cabs
  • Gypsy cabs
  • Black car services
  • Medallion or yellow cabs
  • Taxi cabs
  • Limousines
  • Airport shuttles

Your Bill Of Rights As A Passenger

The New York City Taxi & Limousine Commission has enacted a Bill of Rights for taxi cab passengers and a separate Bill of Rights for livery car passengers. As a rider in a medallion taxi (yellow cab), here are a few of your rights:

  • The right to a safe and courteous driver who obeys all traffic laws
  • The right to working seat belts for all passengers
  • The right to a driver who does not use a cellphone while driving

As a rider in a livery car, you have the following rights, among others:

  • The right to travel in a car that is in good condition and has passed all required inspections
  • The right to working seat belts for all passengers
  • The right to a driver who does not use a cellphone while driving

Our attorney will advise you on your full range of options for recovering compensation after a taxi accident or livery cab accident in the Bronx. You may be entitled to recover money for your pain and suffering and other damages in addition to no-fault insurance benefits.

Contact Our Lawyer For Livery Cab And Black Car Injuries

To arrange a free initial consultation with our personal injury lawyer, call the Law Office of Ira Pintel at 917-534-6479 or 800-820-0330, or contact us via email.