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NURSING HOME ABUSE

Every year many New York families struggle with the difficult decision to place Mom or Dad in a nursing home. When no other option exists for providing the care a parent needs, families spend a great deal of time and…

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brain injury

Any blow to the head can cause a brain injury. Some are mild, some are more severe, some are catastrophic, and some can be fatal. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention reports that the construction industry has the highest…

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car crashes

Governor Cuomo announced last month that the New York State Road Safety Committee could acquire a new technology called “textalyzer” to determine if any of the parties involved in a car crash were texting before colliding. According to the governor,…

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personal injury lawyer

Accidents happen very often; at work, at home, while walking on the streets, or when driving a car.  They are a part of our lives. Sometimes they occur without severe consequences, but others can result in the worst outcome. When…

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driving in the summer

Most people would say that driving in the summer is a lot easier than in the winter. But the truth is that this season also brings with it several risks and dangers that need to be taken into account before…

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safe in the heat

Summer is here, and the usual high temperatures of this season recently started to hit our city. A job that is extremely affected by it is construction work. These employees spend the entire day outdoors doing physical work at extreme…

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Most New Yorkers are assiduous users of our train transportation system. Unfortunately, during the last several months, they’ve faced derailments and delays that have caused accidents and injuries. A recently announced repair plan at Pennsylvania Station in New York City…

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Construction accidents at work-sites in New York happen often. This kind of work exposes employees to hazards that can hurt them or even kill them. In New York City in 2012, construction workers had the second highest number of workplace…

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truck drivers

Truck driving is a crucial job for our society: Drivers ensure that the population receives essential goods needed for every-day life in a timely manner.  Unfortunately, driving a truck can be extremely dangerous, and there are several precautions drivers must…

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Traffic Control

New York City traffic can be insane. Even though we have traffic lights and lanes that organize the flow of traffic, traffic officers are often necessary to ensure safe movement of pedestrians, vehicles, and bicycles in the city. They are…

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