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What Does It Mean to Be Classified as “Permanently Partially Disabled”?
Oct 19, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 86 86 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 | 68 68 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 | 68 68 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 | 244 244 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?
Oct 11, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 267 267 recommendations | email to a friend
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
Oct 11, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 265 265 recommendations | email to a friend
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 | 642 642 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 | 142 142 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 | 659 659 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...
Sep 25, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 646 646 recommendations | email to a friend
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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Program offers free audits, counseling for Sandy-hit homeowners
Engineers to provide on-site resiliency assessments
Jan 25, 2017 | 1 1 comments | 209 209 recommendations | email to a friend
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The 'P' Word
This weekend, I was lucky enough to march In Washington, D.C. to rally for human rights. As I have watched our president demean and objectify women during the entirety of his campaign and never apo...
Jan 25, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 166 166 recommendations | email to a friend
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App helps New Yorkers in need find government aid
A Brooklyn-based app developer is helping residents from across the country claim some of the $80 billion in federal, state and local aid that goes untouched every year. For many, the task of findi...
Jan 17, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
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Borough president honors crime-fighting Brooklynites
A group of likely and unlikely crime fighters were honored as Brooklyn's “Heroes of the Month” for November, December and January at Borough Hall last week. Every month since 2014, Borough Presiden...
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Congressional Democrats prepare to fight to save Obamacare
Pols warn repeal will hurt New Yorkers
Jan 11, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 26 26 recommendations | email to a friend
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Brooklyn NYPD captain apologizes for rape comments
A precinct commander apologized on Monday for comments he made about rape cases at a recent community council meeting. Captain Peter Rose, who leads the 94th Precinct, reported that there was a 62 ...
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Caught in the system
Driving to visit my family for Christmas, I was delighted to find almost no one on the road. I was able to cruise at a clip and I was confident I would make it to my parents home before sunset. Tha...
Jan 04, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 171 171 recommendations | email to a friend
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Vandalized menorah can't dampen Hanukkah spirit
Park Slope community comes out in face of hate
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NYCHA tenant leaders join Friends of BQX board
Community leaders in public housing development up and down the East River threw their support last week behind a waterfront street car proposal. Five New York City Housing Authority (NYCHA) reside...
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Marker honoring USS Monitor returned after mysterious disappearance
Greenpoint Monitor Museum seeks to establish presence on waterfront
Dec 27, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
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Jewish group wants Brooklyn pol to caucus with Dems
Felder has sided with Republicans in State Senate since 2012
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Brooklyn New Year's Eve plans announced
Coney Island and Prospect Park will play host the borough's third annual New Year’s Eve celebration, offering families two different locations to welcome in the new year. The festivities, hosted by...
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East Williamsburg 3-D printing company to receive tax credits
Lieutenant governor tours facility, touts growing tech industry
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Historical Society to open satellite museum
DUMBO locale will focus on the history of the waterfront
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Officials renew call for burn center after deadly fire
Howard Houses blaze claims life of infant, aunt
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