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What Does It Mean to Be Classified as “Permanently Partially Disabled”?
Oct 19, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 37 37 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 | 34 34 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 | 34 34 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 | 213 213 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 | 233 233 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 | 226 226 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 | 600 600 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 | 641 641 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...
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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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Students donate care packages to homeless men in Maspeth
Aim to encourage compassion during the holiday season
Dec 20, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 215 215 recommendations | email to a friend
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CB5 supports assemblyman’s rental assistance plan
The Home Stability Support (HSS) program, a plan to provide rental supplements to 80,000 households on the brink of homelessness, is steadily picking up steam. Last Wednesday, Community Board 5 vot...
Dec 20, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 35 35 recommendations | email to a friend
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Queens senator to challenge de Blasio in mayoral primary
State Senator Tony Avella is the latest challenger to incumbent Mayor Bill de Blasio's 2017 re-election bid. Avella, a fellow Democrat who has represented northeast Queens in Albany since 2010, ran...
Dec 20, 2016 | 1 1 comments | 51 51 recommendations | email to a friend
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Officials protest Christian nonprofit evicting residents
Organization plans to turn facility into homeless shelter
Dec 13, 2016 | 1 1 comments | 151 151 recommendations | email to a friend
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Arrest made in upstate death of Middle Village native
Police have arrested 26-year-old Aizaz Siddiqui in connection with the death of Stefani Lineva, a Middle Village native and Binghamton University student who was killed in an apparent hit-and-run a...
Dec 13, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 42 42 recommendations | email to a friend
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Shelter protesters demonstrate at commissioner’s Brooklyn home
Change in strategy spells end of nightly rallies at Holiday Inn
Dec 06, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 49 49 recommendations | email to a friend
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New York’s mayors throw support behind rental subsidy plan
Assemblyman explains how proposal can solve homeless crisis
Dec 06, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 216 216 recommendations | email to a friend
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More hate-filled graffiti found in western Queens
Since Donald Trump’s election, the country and city has seen a surge in hate crimes and hate speech. Swastikas have been found painted across the five boroughs, including a sidewalk in Crown Height...
Dec 06, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
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62nd Street co-named 'Detective Joseph Picciano Way'
Detective Joseph Picciano was just 33 years old when he was shot and killed in the line of duty. Last weekend, the father of three was honored with a street co-naming on the Maspeth block where he ...
Dec 06, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 23 23 recommendations | email to a friend
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Commercial corridors to see increased trash pickup
The Department of Sanitation (DSNY) is taking out more of the trash in Community Board 5. Councilwoman Elizabeth Crowley and Councilman Antonio Reynoso announced that commercial corridors in their ...
Dec 06, 2016 | 1 1 comments | 204 204 recommendations | email to a friend
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104th Precinct Police Blotter (11/28/16-12/4/16)
Monday, Nov. 28 Victor Estrada was arrested at 64-02 Catalpa Avenue for burglary by Detective Matat. John Lajara was arrested at 57-36 82nd Street for criminal mischief by Officer Sorto. Leonardo M...
Dec 05, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 198 198 recommendations | email to a friend
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Maspeth Holiday Inn owner sued for violating lease agreement
Moved homeless into hotel despite property owner's objections
Nov 30, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 40 40 recommendations | email to a friend
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City pols endorse state bill to alleviate homelessness
Queens assemblyman’s bill would create new rental assistance program
Nov 29, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 181 181 recommendations | email to a friend
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Black Friday still draws shoppers to Queens Center
Long lines and crowded stores are often the images associated with Black Friday, but the recent popularity of online shopping brought into question its effects on retailers this year. "When I first...
Nov 29, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 48 48 recommendations | email to a friend
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104th Precinct Police Blotter (11/21/16-11/27/16)
Monday, Nov. 21 Hugo Rivera was arrested at 64-02 Catalpa Avenue for robbery by Detective Rogers. Eric Irizarry was arrested at 64-02 Catalpa Avenue for burglary by Detective Moon. Tuesday, Nov. 22...
Nov 29, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 209 209 recommendations | email to a friend
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