700 Passengers Fall Ill On Cruise Ship

A Royal Caribbean cruise ship returned two days early after nearly 700 passengers and crew members fell ill.  The ship left its port last Tuesday and was headed to the U.S. Virgin Islands.  Just one day into the trip, passengers … Continue reading

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The Alarming Trend In The Number Of New Yorkers Being Killed While Crossing The Street

In New York City, the number of pedestrians hit and killed by cars has been steadily increasing every year. In 2011, 142 people lost their lives by being run over. In 2012, the number rose to 150. Last year, 173 … Continue reading

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How To Stay Safe In A Crowd

Super Bowl XLVIII is just days away, and while most of us will be enjoying the game out of the warmth and comfort of our homes, some brave souls will venture out into the harsh New Jersey cold to take … Continue reading

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Buzzed Drivers Under The Legal Limit Still Risk Car Accidents

The recent extreme drop in temperature has people cuddling under blankets, enjoying hot bowls of soup, and reaching for the vino.  That’s right, many people resort to alcoholic beverages to warm their insides.  If you’re planning on staying indoors, enjoy … Continue reading

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Travel Safety Tips For The Looming Winter Storm

A winter storm is looming, expected to drop up to 14 inches of snow on Long Island.  Flurries have already started to fall paving the way for a messy evening commute.  As of now, no parkways will be closed and … Continue reading

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Recover Damages After ATV, Dirt Bike, or Snowmobile Accidents

Riding snowmobiles, dirt bikes, and ATVs can be tons of fun, but it is also extremely dangerous and can lead to serious injuries.  Improper training and lack of professional supervision increases the likelihood of an accident occurring.  Often times, people … Continue reading

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Meet Joel Levine and Scott Wiss

Joel Levine, Partner and Senior Trial Attorney at Levine and Wiss, PLLC, has 20 years experience in Federal and State Court Systems.  Levine has found unmatched trial success, obtaining compensation for his clients totaling tens of millions of dollars.  He has … Continue reading

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Renovation Resolutions Bring Risk Of Work-Site Injury

New Year’s resolutions are made every year by people who want to, in some way, make a change that will better them self and/ or their life.   Home and business renovations top the list of projects people hope to tackle … Continue reading

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Who’s Liable If You’re Hurt Due To A Slip And Fall?

With the Northeast getting hit with some of the worst winter weather in years, there’s a good chance that you or someone you know will slip and fall on snow or ice. While some falls do not cause any real … Continue reading

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Drunk Driving Statistics- The Disturbing Truth

Almost every 90 seconds, a person is injured in a drunk driving crash.  Disturbing, isn’t it? Driving under the influence of alcohol is never a good idea.  Check out why with these unfortunate statistics. On average, one in three people … Continue reading

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