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What Does It Mean to Be Classified as “Permanently Partially Disabled”?
Oct 19, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 119 119 recommendations | email to a friend
When you have been hurt on the job, there are typically four different ways your injury can be classified: Temporary partial disability—something that is short-term and does not prevent you from be...
Tesla Fatal Car Crash: NTSB Reveals Need for Safeguards
Oct 19, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 97 97 recommendations | email to a friend
The National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) investigated the Tesla fatal car crash that occurred in May of 2016. The Tesla semi-automated car driven by Joshua Brown crashed into a tractor-trail...
NYC Department of Transportation Sued for Racial Discrimination
Oct 19, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 95 95 recommendations | email to a friend
This summer the NYC Department of Transportation (NYCDOT) faced a lawsuit for racial discrimination. The Acting Manhattan U.S. Attorney filed a lawsuit that alleged a pattern of racial discriminati...
Overtime Myths in the Restaurant Industry
Oct 11, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 273 273 recommendations | email to a friend
Overtime myths can circulate in any line of work, and the restaurant industry is no exception. Some of the most prevalent myths deal with wages and overtime. As an employer, it is vital that you do...
Do You Need a Witness to a Workplace Accident?
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by   Pyrros & Serres LLP   |   Oct 10, 2017   |   Workers Compensation Attorneys   |   0 comments In New Jersey, if you’ve been injured on the job, you have a right to seek benefits to cover your d...
Don’t Accept Business as Usual—Let Us Help You Get the Compensation You Deserve
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by   Pyrros & Serres LLP   |   Oct 6, 2017   |   blog ,   Queens Workers Comp Attorneys ,   Workers Compensation Attorneys When you’ve been injured on the job, you are entitled to seek disability b...
The Diverse Culture in Queens Extends to Its Restaurants, Too!!
Sep 29, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 677 677 recommendations | email to a friend
It’s no secret that the borough of Queens is one of the most ethnically diverse communities anywhere on the planet. For anyone who loves great food and wants to try something different, it’s a virt...
Something You May Not Have Known about Queens
Sep 26, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 618 618 recommendations | email to a friend
  A:   The borough derived its name from the Portuguese princess Catherine of Braganza, who was the queen of England when Queens as founded in 1683. Explorers and colonists had been in the area, th...
How Does Your Lawyer Get Paid in a Workers’ Compensation Case?
Sep 25, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 672 672 recommendations | email to a friend
by   Pyrros & Serres LLP   |   Sep 20, 2017   |   Workers Compensation Attorneys ,   Workers Compensation Claims Attorney New York City | Queens | Brooklyn | Bronx Workers’ Compensation Lawyers Whe...
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by Sackstein Sackstein & Lee, LLP | Sep 20, 2017 | Blog , Crane Accidents Crane accidents in the construction industry are relatively common, and this is because of the inherent dangers involved wi...

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Symposium seeks to redefine narrative about charter schools
Panel discusses issues of race, class integration
Oct 18, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
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McGolrick Park dog run users voice their approval
Now that the renovated McGolrick Park dog run is open, dog owners have given their stamp of approval. Last year, funded by the Greenpoint Community Environmental Fund (GCEF), the Horticultural Soci...
Oct 18, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 20 20 recommendations | email to a friend
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Nonprofit group distributes professional attire for men
As young men walked by a rack of dress shirts and a table full of ties and socks on Myrtle Avenue in Fort Greene, Kevin Livingston stopped them to ask if they knew how to tie a tie or wanted a shir...
Oct 18, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 17 17 recommendations | email to a friend
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Mayor to Puerto Rico: ‘more help is on the way’
Asks New Yorkers to continue donating needed items
Oct 11, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
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Seniors get involved in participatory budgeting
Dozens of seniors got a firsthand look at the participatory budgeting process in Clinton Hill last week. The office of Councilwoman Laurie Cumbo held the first of several neighborhood assemblies la...
Oct 11, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 29 29 recommendations | email to a friend
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Advocates want NYCHA to re-open Gowanus community center
Could provide cultural space as neighborhood undergoes change
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TOP HIGH SCHOOLS 2017
INSIDE: A Top High School is an Investment in Your Child and Family: The personalized and quality education that a Top High School offers shouldn't be looked at as an added expense, but an investme...
Oct 06, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 53 53 recommendations | email to a friend
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Brooklyn Walk to End Alzheimer's set for 11/4
The Walk to End Alzheimer's is the world's largest event to raise awareness and funds for Alzheimer's care, support and research. Held annually in more than 600 communities nationwide and four loca...
Oct 04, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 34 34 recommendations | email to a friend
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Pipsqueak offers whimsical toy shopping in Brooklyn
For Alejandro Escalante, owner of Pipsqueak Children’s Shoppe in Brooklyn, toys are the family business. His grandfather owned a toy store in his native Venezuela, so it was only natural that Escal...
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City to create electric car charging hubs in each borough
Hope to encourage drivers to buy greener vehicles
Sep 26, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 29 29 recommendations | email to a friend
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Kingsland Wildflower Festival highlights green roofs
Annual event partners with local environment groups
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Report details the gentrification of Bed-Stuy
Finds huge economic growth not shared by all
Sep 19, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 49 49 recommendations | email to a friend
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North Brooklyn brainstorms future for Meeker Avenue underpass
Residents want public space, bike paths, other amenities
Sep 19, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 29 29 recommendations | email to a friend
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9/11 victims honored in Brooklyn ceremonies
Banner commemorates the 266 lost in attacks
Sep 12, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 38 38 recommendations | email to a friend
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Greenpoint native jumps into City Council race
Greenpoint native Victoria Cambranes, a newcomer in politics, has decided to run for City Council. Running under her own “Progress for All” party, she is challenging incumbent Councilman Stephen Le...
Sep 12, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 32 32 recommendations | email to a friend
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