Car Crushed by Train – 7 Dead

{3:40 minutes to read} Seven people lost their lives on February 3, 2015, simply riding the Metro-North train home after work. This tragedy is the deadliest accident in the history of Metro-North. At 5:45 pm an MTA train left Grand … Continue reading

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​Safety Tips For Pedestrians

New York City is known for a lot of things. Most notably, it’s known for great food, The Great White Way, and of course, pedestrians. Since spring is now in full swing, there are bound to be even more pedestrians … Continue reading

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Woman Killed Falling From Ski Lift at Hunter Mountain Ski Resort

{2.5 minutes to read} Hunter Mountain Ski Resort is a popular destination for New York City skiers and snowboarders. As in most states, skiers in New York waive a significant portion of their right to sue for injuries that occur … Continue reading

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What You Need To Know About Suing For Wrongful Death In New York

When victims’ families are left reeling from the financial and emotional impact of losing a member of the family, as in the case of crane engineer Ramadan Kurtaj, it may be time to consider a wrongful death lawsuit. Most New … Continue reading

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Tragedy on the Verrazano Narrows Bridge

Tragedy struck on the Verrazano Narrows bridge recently when a construction worker was fatally injured in an accident. 61-year old Alex Shell was working near the bridge’s administrative offices on October 29 when a construction vehicle traveling in reverse struck … 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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Bicycles Hurt People, Too

Fast-moving objects can impart a great deal of harm on a person, whether it be an automobile or a bicycle. Mayor DeBlasio’s Vision Zero plan to reduce traffic fatalities takes into account the role that bicyclists play in many of … Continue reading

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Suing a New York Municipality

Autumn is an opportune time for taking a nice stroll outside. However, what happens if you slip and fall on this walk due to a cracked or uneven sidewalk ? Who is held responsible for this? The answer is usually … 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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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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