Toll Free: 1.844.299.0030

NYC Sidewalk Defect Attorney

New York City Personal Injury Lawyer

New York City Sidewalk Defect Attorney

People injured due to a defective NYC sidewalk should speak to an experienced personal injury lawyer as soon as possible after the accident.

Sidewalk Maintenance and Repair

According to the New York City Department of transportation:

Under Section 19-152 of New York’s Administrative Code, property owners are responsible for installing, repairing and maintaining sidewalks adjoining their properties. DOT staff inspect sidewalks and notify the property owner of needed repairs. In the event timely repairs are not made by the property owner, the City may hire private construction firms to make the repairs. When this happens, the City bills the property owner for the costs of the repairs. Property owners must also keep their sidewalks clean and are responsible for snow removal.

What Should You Do?

If you or a loved-one has been injured in an accident due to a defective NYC sidewalk, you should immediately speak with an experienced NYC attorney to protect your rights and assert your claim.

Leave a Reply

Latest Posts

SSL Secure Site

Positive SSL on a transparent background

Accident Lawyer

We represent those seriously injured in accidents throughout the New York City metropolitan area.

Resource Center

Take us with you!

Social Media

Google+ tumblr img_logo_bluebg_2x facebook4
linkedin Twitter Youtube


Attorney Advertising