COVID-19 Update -
Consultations Available Via Phone and Video Conferencing

Accident and Injury Lawyer Blog:

Welcome to my personal blog. Feel free to read through each article then post a comment or share your ideas with others.

Stuart Kerner

Driving Safety Tips To Help You Enjoy Your Thanksgiving Holiday.

Thanksgiving is a time for family gatherings and celebration. Over 40 million drivers take to the roads every Thanksgiving weekend to spend time with the loved ones. If you plan to hit the open road this holiday weekend, are you prepared for a roadside emergency? Do you have the right items in your roadside safety kit in the event of an emergency? Although this is a warm and loving time of year, it is also one of the most dangerous times to be on the roads. Being prepared will allow you to safely deal with any problems that arise while on the road when you least expect it.

Bronx Accident Attorney Shares Car Roadside Emergency Safety Kit Checklist:

Here are some items to consider when putting together your emergency safety kit.

– First-aid kit in the event someone gets hurt
– Blanket or space blanket to keep warm
– Flashlight and extra batteries
– Spare cell phone charger in the event your mobile dies
– Energy bars or granola bars for fuel
– Bottled water to avoid becoming dehydrated
– Pen and paper
– Paper towels
– Hand Sanitizer
– Jumper cables to help give your car a boost if you can’t get it to start
– Flares or triangle reflectors to signal other drivers of a hazardous situation
– One quart or more of motor oil
– One gallon of coolant in the event your car overheats
– Toolkit and pocket knife always come in handy
– tire sealant in the vent of a flat tire

A roadside emergency can happen to anyone at any time so keeping these important tips in mind will make dealing with an emergency a lot easier and a lot less stressful.

If You Are Injured in an Auto Accident and Need Legal Representation, Trust a Bronx Accident Attorney Who Has Been Fighting for the Rights of Bronx Residents for Over 20 Years!

Stuart Kerner Esq.

If you or your loved has been involved in a roadside emergency that resulted in a motor vehicle accident and you are in need of a Bronx Accident Attorney, the Law Offices of Stuart M. Kerner, P.C., located in the Riverdale – Kingsbridge section of the Bronx, will investigate, prosecute and negotiate with the insurance company of the negligent party to settle your motor vehicle accident claim and obtain compensation for you based upon the severity of your injury and your pain and suffering. To speak to contact our law firm call (718) 796-7900 or click here to schedule a FREE Consultation online so we can evaluate your personal injury case.

Insurance companies have lawyers protecting their interest: Next to knowing what to do after an auto accident, having a Bronx Accident Attorney,  protecting your rights evens the playing field!

Bronx Attorney Awards & Settlements

You may enjoy reading this other article about Car Accident: (published just before this one): Are You Prepared in the Event of a Motor Vehicle Accident?.

You may enjoy reading this other article about Car Accident: (published just after this one): Paying For Hospital Bills and Damages to Your Vehicle When in a Car Accident.


Tell us about your case

* All Fields Are Required


“I am very happy how Mr. Kerner worked on my case. He always called me and kept me up to date. After another attorney dropped my case, Mr. Kerner took me on as a client and was able to get me a good settlement.”

– Testimonial of “Raymond P”

“Thank you to Mr. Stuart for his services. When no other lawyer wanted to take my case he did. He was very professional and I am very happy with the results he got me. I also want to thank him for treating me like family and not just a client.”

– Testimonial of “Julio P.”

“Stuart Kerner has been my lawyer since 1994. I have had several accident cases with him and he has always done well for me. I think of him like a friend and not just my attorney. I have referred many people to Stu and they all have been very satisfied.”

– Testimonial of “Ken D.”

“I am very happy with my attorney, Mr. Kerner. He got me a very good settlement. I recommend him to everyone who has had an accident and needs a good attorney.”

– Testimonial of “Johanna N.”

“The Law offices of Stuart Kerner has treated me like family. They dedicated a lot of time to help me and were very successful in the outcome of my accident case. I highly recommend attorney Stu Kerner to all clients.”

– Testimonial of “Jose D.”

Free Resources


Order one of our FREE, self-help resources and become better informed of your legal rights after an accident.

Click Here

Affiliations & Awards

  • Bronx Country bar Association
  • Lawyers of Distinction

The information provided is meant as a general source of information only and should not be substituted for sound legal advice. We are not be liable for any errors or delays in the content or for any actions taken in reliance thereon.
(*) Prior results do not guarantee a future similar outcome.