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Bicycle Accidents in New York: What You Should Know About Riding a Bike in NY

Injuries resulting from a bicycle accident can be quite serious.  In some instances, bicycle accidents may even be fatal.  Bicyclists should wear helmet and reflective clothing to help reduce injuries in the event of an accident.  Unfortunately, though, they are not always effective.  Sometimes, even a bicyclist wearing a helmet and other protective gear can [...]

September 22nd, 2017|Blog|0 Comments

Apartment Fire Cases in New York City, Who is Responsible?

Too often we see fires consume apartments throughout our city, many times there are injuries and too often these apartment fires cause fatalities. Apartment building fires pose a tremendous risk not only to the residents of the buildings but also to the firefighters and other emergency workers who respond to them. At the Law Office [...]

September 21st, 2017|Blog, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Personal Injury Cases: What Damages Am I Entitled To?

What Kind of Damages can be Awarded in a Personal Injury Suit? If you have been injured in an accident, you may be able to receive monetary damages from the at-fault party.  The monetary damages in a personal injury law suit can consist of compensatory and/or punitive damages.  Both types of damages seek to help [...]

September 20th, 2017|Blog|0 Comments

Dealing with Whiplash from a Car Accident

When it comes to car accidents, there is always a potential for injuries. Even when there are no visible abrasions or cuts, or even broken bones victims can still suffer a range of soft tissue and musculoskeletal injuries that can prove to be aggravating and chronic down the road. A common example of these types [...]

September 19th, 2017|Blog, Car Accidents|0 Comments

Breaking: Fatal Bus Collision Kills 3 in Queens

BREAKING NEWS – A bus collision in Queens has left 3 dead and over a dozen injured. The accident took place early Monday morning at the busy intersection of Northern Blvd. and Main Street in the Flushing neighborhood around 6:15 a.m. A Metropolitan Transit Authority bus and a charter bus collided, causing at least one of the buses [...]

September 18th, 2017|Blog, Transportation Accidents|0 Comments

Dangerous Dogs in New York

New York has its own rules when considering owner liability for injuries that are caused by their animals.  There may be several different laws that can come into place in the event of a dog bite injury/lawsuit.  New York’s dog bite statute for dangerous dogs addresses the potential liability of an owner when their dog [...]

September 15th, 2017|Blog|0 Comments

Scaffolding Safety!

It's hard to walk even a few blocks in NYC without seeing scaffolding surrounding the outside of a construction site. Though scaffolding is common and necessary for many work sites, federal law requires that it must always be professionally installed and secured to assure every user’s safety. The Occupational Safety and Health Standards Administration (OSHA) [...]

Birth Injuries: What are they & How to Protect Yourself

Birth injury refers to any injury that a newborn sustains during birth, or immediately after birth.  The infant can receive the injury as a result of a difficult delivery, a long delivery, some form of negligence by the medical attendants present during the delivery, or medical mistakes. A birth injury can be life altering and [...]

September 13th, 2017|Birth Injuries|0 Comments

What to do when you are falling?

Sidewalk falls are a scary but constant danger of living in New York City. Some of the hazardous conditions that can lead to falls are slippery walkways, broken sidewalks, broken surfaces on a parking lot, potholes, and icy and snowy walkways. In a perfect world property owners would keep their properties free of such hazards, [...]

September 12th, 2017|Blog, Pedestrian Accidents|0 Comments

Large Scale Recall on Inhalers

Asthma is a huge problem in the US! The respiratory problem has continued to grow in recent decades and many studies state that over 25 million people in the US are afflicted with the condition! One way to treat Asthma is with an inhaler. Many people carry an inhaler with them everywhere they go, as [...]

September 7th, 2017|Blog, Defective Products|0 Comments