New York State Alcohol & Drug Related Violations

Contrary to what many people think, there is no quick method to becoming sober. Unfortunately, too many intoxicated people get behind the wheel of a car putting others’ lives, as well as their own, in jeopardy. In the state of … Continue reading

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Tragedy In Brooklyn: Man Killed By Garbage Truck

A 25 year old man was killed in Brooklyn on Sunday morning after being struck by a garbage truck. Police say the man was crossing Carroll Street and Kingston Avenue just after 9:00a.m. when he was struck by the truck. … Continue reading

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Are You Suing A Municipality?

Are you suing a municipality? Levine and Wiss attorneys know what it takes to succeed with a damage claim when suing a municipality in New York. Common examples of injuries caused by a municipality include: Trip-and-fall accidents due to uneven, … Continue reading

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What To Do If You’re Injured In An Accident Involving A Taxi

New York taxi drivers have a reputation for driving fast, and on occasion, recklessly. While many of these drivers obey all traffic rules and regulations, some do not, and preventable accidents happen. In fact, there are an average of 11 … Continue reading

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Pedestrian Injuries Becoming More Common In NYC

New York City is among the top 10 most populated cities in the world. With the high number of pedestrian traffic, in addition to bicyclists, cars and trucks, it’s no wonder that there is a high statistical likelihood of accidents … Continue reading

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Medical Neglect Leads To Unnecessary Death

Medford Multicare Center, a Long Island nursing home, has been under speculation over the past few days as a result of the unnecessary death of a 72 year old woman. Seventeen employees have been convicted of neglect and falsifying records … Continue reading

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Frequent Winter Blasts Cause More Pedestrian Injuries

The seemingly never ending snow and ice accumulating over the Tri-State area have contributed to an increase in doctor and hospital visits.  Extreme cold temperatures prohibit the snow and ice from melting, leaving unsafe walking conditions for pedestrians.  This is … Continue reading

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See Which Long Island Road Has Been Named Most Dangerous In The Tri-State Area

Route 25, also know as Jericho Turnpike and Middle Country Road, in Suffolk County has been named the metropolitan areas deadliest road for pedestrians.  16 people were killed between 2010 and 2012- 9 of which occurred in 2011- according to … Continue reading

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New Yorkers Forced To Dig Out Of Another Winter Storm

Americans across the Country are dealing with cold temperatures and below-zero wind chills.  Us New Yorkers, along with residents of other north-eastern states, are forced to dig  out from yet another winter snow storm.  By this point, you should know … Continue reading

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