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  • Workers’ Compensation and Personal Injury

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    Workers' compensation claims and personal injury claims, though related, are very different. Understanding the difference between the two can make the process of seeking compensation after an injury much easier.

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  • The Most Dangerous Time to Drive

    The most dangerous times to drive

    The sad (and scary) truth is each time you get in or behind the wheel of an automobile there is a chance you’ll be involved in a car crash. There are basic things all drivers should do avoid crashes, like abiding by traffic laws, driving distracted free, and ensuring your vehicle is up to code. Aside from the items listed above, you may also want to avoid these potential danger zones:

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  • Putting an End to Aggressive Driving

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    Are you certain you’re not an aggressive driver?  Have you had any of the following experiences behind the wheel?:

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  • 5 Workplace Safety Tips for Today’s Worker

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    According to OSHA, on average more than 14 U.S. workers die on the job every day. That equates to more than 99 work-place related deaths every day, and over 5,000 work-place related deaths each year. Regardless of your occupation, workplace safety should be a top priority to both you and your employer. Below are 5 workplace safety tips that apply to all workplaces.

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  • Do You Know How to Recognize a Possible Concussion?

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    Concussions are often difficult injuries to diagnose, unlike a broken bone and other serious bodily injuries, in many cases there isn’t blatant physical evidence. That is precisely why it is so crucial for individuals to be aware of the causes, symptoms, and lasting effects of concussions.

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  • What to do After Being Injured in a Car Accident

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    A serious car crash can change your entire life in an instant. Because getting back on your feet physically, financially, and emotionally is often tremendously challenging, most attorneys will tell you that the sooner you initiate a personal injury claim for a car accident, the better.

    Why you should take the first step sooner rather than later.

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  • Subway Hazards

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    The New York City subway system boasts the largest number of public transit subway stations in the world. Each year millions utilize New York City and New Jersey subways. But ongoing safety issues have put countless individuals at risk for injury and death.

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  • New York State Cycling Myths

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    Cycling is an extremely popular means of transportation in New York City- but it can also be dangerous. In recent years the number of cyclists injured and killed in New York city has risen significantly. While cyclists can’t control the actions of motor vehicle drivers, it is important for all cyclists to know and understand NYS bicycle laws. Below are common misconceptions and myths that put cyclists at risk for serious injury:

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  • Nursing Home Abuse in the Bronx

    Nursing home abuse in Bronx

    If you have a loved one in a nursing home facility in the Bronx and are concerned about their safety and well-being, it is a good idea to learn more about signs of nursing home abuse and neglect.

    There are five basic types of nursing home abuse: physical abuse, verbal and emotional abuse, sexual abuse, personal property abuse (exploitation) and neglect (physical and medical).

    Who is at risk?

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  • Tips to Increase Your Child’s Pedestrian Safety

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    Many of us have raised our little ones in the Five Boroughs, and assume they are pro’s when it comes to navigating city streets. But the fact is the number of children injured and killed on New York Streets is growing at an alarming rate:

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