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7 Ways To Prepare For Your Long Island Personal Injury Lawyer Meeting

Thankfully, personal injuries at work are decreasing in New York. In 2008, worker hospitalizations due to work-related injuries were 48.2 per 100,000. In 2014 that number fell to 38.2. But personal injuries can happen outside of work, especially when driving. Thankfully, in both Suffolk and Nassau Counties, those numbers are falling as well. In 2016, […]

Liability in Construction Accidents

Construction workers are needed to erect houses, apartments, stores, restaurants, office buildings, bridges, and other structures. While construction is necessary to support the world’s growing population, there’s no doubt that it is dangerous. In 2017, 971 people were killed while working on construction sites across the United States.  When accidents happen in the workplace, establishing[…..]

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Safety Tips for Preventing Pedestrian Accidents

New York is not very motor vehicle-friendly. As such, many people choose to walk to get from point A to point B. While walking is a great form of exercise, pedestrians face dangers every time they venture out onto New York’s busy streets. Many motorists do not watch for pedestrians while driving. Distractions and general[…..]

Motorcycle Safety: Staying Safe on Two Wheels

Many New Yorkers enjoy the exhilaration and freedom that motorcycles offer. Unfortunately, these two-wheeled vehicles are prone to accidents and injuries. Fatalities are also common, with 5,172 people in the United States killed in motorcycle crashes in 2017. Motorcycles are less stable than passenger vehicles and they offer very little protection in the event of[…..]