Rear-End Crashes in Long Island

After a state trooper pulled over to assist a motorist near Syracuse, his patrol car was rear-ended.  It was one of many similar collisions that occur regularly in New York and throughout the country.  As a matter of fact, rear-end crashes account for about one-third of all accidents country-wide, totaling over 1.7 million annually.  The […]

The Costs of Hunting Accidents

Many New Yorkers participate in hunting as an integral part of their recreational life.  Not only is it a way to get food; it is also a distinctive way to commune with nature, build relationships through ritual and commonality, and develop a respect and appreciation for wildlife.  Sadly, sometimes the experience can result in tragic[…..]

Driving While Impaired in New York

Driving while under the influence of drugs or alcohol is no small matter in New York.  If you or a loved one has fallen victim to a driver who made the mistake of getting behind the wheel after drinking or using mind-altering drugs, the consequences to you may last for weeks, months, or years. Having[…..]

Construction Equipment: Dangers to Workers

A construction site is a dangerous place to work.  In addition to risks related to falls, hazardous materials, and multiple projects going on in one space, there is a serious challenge to worker safety due to the number of machines and heavy pieces of equipment that are generally on the move simultaneously during the workday.[…..]