Increased Risk for Slip and Fall Accidents on Black Friday

Each Black Friday, stores are filled to the brim with eager shoppers. This can only mean one thing: an increased risk for slip and fall accidents. Have you been injured in a slip and fall accident? If so, you might … Continue reading

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Don’t Drink and Drive on Thanksgiving Eve

Tonight is Thanksgiving Eve. It is one of the biggest nights of the year for alcohol consumption. To no surprise, it is also the cause of many DWI accidents across Long Island. It is up there with New Years Eve … Continue reading

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How Medical Malpractice Can Lead to Wrongful Death

The recent death of actress and comedian Joan Rivers has brought the issues of medical malpractice and wrongful death into the public eye. Rivers’ daughter,  Melissa Rivers plans to file a medical malpractice lawsuit in regards to her mother’s death. … Continue reading

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​What To Do If Your Are Involved in a Slip and Fall Accident

Slip and fall accidents can be the cause of very serious injuries. At Levine and Wiss, we understand that accidents happen. However, if the property owner fails to maintain a safe environment, you could have a personal injury claim on … Continue reading

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The Area’s Most Dangerous Roads For Pedestrians

Pedestrians need to be vigilant when crossing. In September of this year two children, a boy aged 10 and a girl aged 13, were struck by cars on Long Island roads on the same day.

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Injured Construction Workers: Know Your Rights

It is no secret that the construction industry is a dangerous one. Each year, countless construction workers are injured. Some of these workers do nothing about it because they are unaware of their rights. If you have been involved in … Continue reading

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What the #X Campaign Means for Texting and Driving

There is no denying that teens and adults alike are not just texting while driving, they are also checking their favorite social media apps. Ironically, social media is taking a proactive approach to put an ending to texting while driving. … Continue reading

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How to Be Prepared in the Case of a Motorcycle Accident

If you have ever been involved in a motorcycle accident, you know how scary and stressful it can be. Motorcyclists should be prepared and know what to do if an accident happens. Below are some things motorcyclists and passengers should … Continue reading

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What is the Difference Between Worker’s Compensation and a Personal Injury Claim?

If you were injured on the job, would you know what to do? You can file a workers’ compensation claim. However, some people do not know what worker’s compensation is and what it covers. Many people do not know that … Continue reading

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