Archive: Injuries

Burns are some of the most painful and traumatic situations that a person can find themselves in. Victims and family members of victims are often left confused and afraid about what their next course of action should be following the…

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The “Fast and Furious” movies may have grossed well over $2 billion globally, but the New York City street racing scene that inspired them is 100 percent illegal. Speeding, racing and reckless driving are all crimes that carry penalties, as…

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New York City is always changing. There are always new buildings going up, old ones to repair and new projects in the pipelines. Unfortunately, the construction workers who make the city what it is and will be, often work in…

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For most people escalators save a bit of time or exertion — riding one is typically inconsequential — and when they don’t work they’re temporarily stairs to the able-bodied among us. However, mechanical failures, abrupt reversals and falls cause escalator…

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The fourth worst intersection in Queens is located in the densely populated neighborhood of Rego Park, one block from Queens Boulevard, the Boulevard of Death and adjacent to the Rego Park Center, a shopping mall. The intersection of 63rd Road…

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According to the Associated Press, environmental groups and Common Cause, a government watchdog operation, are challenging the results of a recent investigation that was completed concerning fracking. The study was conducted in New York, where professionals determined whether there was…

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When we think of a medical professional, we automatically assume that it is their responsibility to do whatever they can to save the life of a person who is dying in front of them. Not only is it in their…

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In Texas, a tragic car accident happened on the road which led to the death of five children who were stuffed into a crowded SUV. According to reports a family was on their way to a local water park with…

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Following a string of catastrophic automobile accidents involving commercial vehicles, New York has arrested 46 individuals for driving with suspended commercial driver’s licenses. On March 15, 2011, 15 people were killed in a commercial bus accident while traveling on a…

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