Jamaica Plain Motor Vehicle Accidents
The Massachusetts car accident lawyers at Sheff Law are highly skilled in representing victims of motor vehicle accident claims in Jamaica Plain and surrounding locales. Here, the attorneys recognize the importance of providing the area with a great deal of distinguished legal assistance.Jamaica Plain is a 4.4 square miles historic neighborhood located in the City of Boston, made up of several distinct districts. Originally part of the City of Roxbury, Jamaica Plain was ultimately annexed to Boston in 1874. According to the 2010 Census, Jamaica Plain had a population of 37,468.The neighborhood of Jamaica Plain has attracted a large community of college-educated professionals, political activists and artists to its booming real estate market. Many formerly vacant structures in the area are being converted to residential use, including the ABC Brewery, the Oliver Ditson Company, 319 Centre Street, Jackson Square, Our Lady of the Way, and 80 Bickford Street. As a bustling downtown area, it is an area that faces challenging commutes, as well as the potential for traffic accidents. Motor vehicle accidents may include, but are not limited to the following: cars, trucks, motorcycles, trains, bicycles and pedestrians. Whether driving along Centre Street, the Jamaicaway (formerly US 1), the Arborway (MA 203), Washington Street or South Street, drivers must closely follow speed limits and be aware of any surrounding distractions such as pedestrians and/or one of the several parks part of the “Emerald Necklace.”While most car accidents are minor in character, many do result in considerable damage and severe injury. Pedestrians and drivers alike may encounter defective construction of roads, tunnels, embankments, exits and lighting, automobile defects, inaccurate highway signs, broken traffic lights, and/or faulty highway or road design that can increase the likelihood of motor vehicle accidents in the neighborhood of Jamaica Plain. The attorneys at Sheff Law are committed to providing their experience and knowledge to such an array of complex automobile accident cases in this area.As for public transportation, the Green Line “E” and the Orange Line subways service several stops in Jamaica Plain, in addition to the Needham Line of the Commuter Rail, which stops at Forest Hills Station. Pedestrians, drivers, and bicyclists must be cautious of stopping at railway crossings and remaining focused on all of their surroundings.If you are injured in a Jamaica Plain automobile accident caused by a negligent driver, you should contact the attorneys at Sheff Law, who can provide you with the productive and valuable assistance and information you need to achieve a successful result. We are determined to getting our clients the maximum compensation possible for this sort of disruption to their lives.