Survivor of child sex abuse named Woman of the Year

New York readers of Glamour Magazine may have already read that Erin Merryn was recently named the Woman of the Year. Merryn’s story is unique, however, in that her fame has come after a personal tragedy. Merryn was twice preyed upon by men in her life and has survived child sexual abuse. Now 27 years […]

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Deadly oil rig explosion results in serious workplace injuries

New York readers may be aware of the oil rig explosion that recently occurred in the Gulf of Mexico. At least four workers on board the platform suffered workplace injuries in the accident consisting of serious burn injuries. Two of these burn victims remain in critical condition. One of the victims is in serious condition, […]

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Head injuries may increase risk of Parkinson’s disease

As most New Yorkers probably realize, their employers are required to create a safe work environment that will eliminate or reduce the risk of injury. Some employers don’t take this very seriously, however, and their employees can easily become injured. When workplace accidents do happen, it is common to see workers who have hurt their […]

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White Plains man seriously injured when crucifix crushes leg

Do you know what you would do if you were injured in a public place? Are you eligible for compensation if a store, an office building owner or a church failed to protect you from a serious accident? There are no easy answers to these questions; New York law is complex and it is important […]

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