New technology designed to reduce pedestrian, cyclist injuries

It is well-known that New York City has a high number of pedestrian and bicycle accidents, which is due, in part, because of the high number of pedestrians and cyclists in the city. Even with such foot traffic, motorists have a responsibility to avoid pedestrians and cyclists, keeping them safe from accidents. Sadly, there are […]

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New York mother files lawsuit against fast-food chain

A New York mother has filed a personal injury lawsuit against Wendy’s International Inc. and Westbury Properties, LLC, two months after being seriously injured at a local fast-food location. The mother and her 11-year-old daughter were leaving the Williston Park Wendy’s when the pair was pinned to the wall of the restaurant by the vehicle […]

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Pedestrian struck by car agrees to $300,000 settlement

Being the victim of an accident, especially one involving such an innocuous act as crossing the street, is often cause to seek legal counsel. In many such incidents, the victim is entitled to damages for injuries and expenses sustained as a result of someone else’s negligence. A 55-year-old New York City Department of Education social […]

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Staten Island Little League faces premises liability lawsuit

A 6-year-old boy who suffered a serious head injury is pursuing a $1 million personal injury lawsuit against a Little League complex on Staten Island. The boy, a player on a local team, was hit in the head by a baseball thrown by a pitching machine. The accident occurred during a practice session rather than […]

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