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  • Car Accidents and Traumatic Brain Injuries

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    Of all injuries that could be sustained in a car crash, traumatic brain injuries (TBI) are among the most common and the most dangerous. This is partly due to the fact symptoms may take weeks and even months to appear, meaning TBI victims may not receive the medical attention their injuries require. 

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  • Lives at Risk- New York Construction Industry Exposed

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    The New York Committee for Occupational Safety and Health (NYCOSH) recently released a report which outlines the very real dangers construction workers face. The report explores the situations that lead to construction worker fatalities, and provides recommendations to prevent future injuries and fatalities. Below are a sample of key findings.

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  • Are Sidewalk Sheds doing more Harm than Good?

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    If you’re not from one of the five boroughs of New York City you may not be terribly familiar with sidewalk sheds; and if you are from New York City you may be all too familiar with them. Sidewalk sheds are designed to protect pedestrians and construction workers from personal injury at and around construction sites. According to the Department of Buildings, there are 8,000 sidewalk sheds across New York City.

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  • 3 Game Day Safety Tips

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    Super Bowl Sunday is undoubtedly one of the most highly anticipated days of the year. Whether you’re watching to see what team wins, for the commercials, or for the halftime show, it’s important to remember that certain behaviors/decisions could have devastating consequences. 

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  • Sister Firm Secures Cyber Bullying $4 Million Verdict

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    Jacoby & Meyers attorney, Michael Feldman, recently worked with sister firm Finkelstein & Partners, LLP to obtain a $4 Million dollar verdict on behalf of a Rockland County woman who was subject to vicious cyberbullying by a local blogger.

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  • Winter Driving Safety Tips for Treacherous Weather Conditions

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    Winter Driving Safety Tips for New Yorkers and New Jersey Residents

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  • Car Accidents and Heart Related Injuries

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    Drive Safe, Your Heart Is Depending on it

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  • What Happens When Companies Put Profit over People?

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    The phrase “putting profit over people” refers to any situation where an employer disregards safety protocols in order to save money or make a profit. This type of flawed decision-making occurs day in and day out. Common examples include:

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  • Preventing Injury When Using Ride-Hailing Services

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    We all remember when Uber and Lyft shook up the transportation industry, making it easier than ever to hail a ride in New York City. As new apps like Gett, Juno, and VIA emerge, it’s a good idea to take some time to learn about how to prevent serious injuries when using ride-hailing apps.

    Important Safety Considerations:

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  • JM Verdict Included in Top 100 List

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    A JM verdict has been recognized as a ‘2017 Top Verdict’ in the state of New York. We are extremely proud of the hard work of our attorneys and legal team, but mostly we are happy to have helped our client through a very difficult time in her life.

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