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What Does It Mean to Be Classified as “Permanently Partially Disabled”?
Oct 19, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 85 85 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 | 68 68 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 | 68 68 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 | 243 243 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 | 267 267 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 | 264 264 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 | 642 642 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 | 659 659 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...
Sep 25, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 646 646 recommendations | email to a friend
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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104th Precinct Police Blotter (2/20/17-2/26/17)
Monday, Feb. 20 Christian E. Nunez was arrested at Forest Avenue and Metropolitan Avenue for aggravated unlicensed operator by Officer Quintanilla. Katherine Montalvo was arrested at 55-60 Metropol...
Feb 28, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 178 178 recommendations | email to a friend
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Queens businesses struggle to cope with minimum wage increase
After the latest minimum wage increase in New York City took effect at the beginning of the year, borough business owners are trying to find a way to pay their employees and keep their customers ha...
Feb 22, 2017 | 1 1 comments | 37 37 recommendations | email to a friend
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Vet group gets first look at Vietnam War memorial
Representatives from a veterans group got their first look at the preliminary designs for a planned memorial to the 420 Queens residents who were killed in the Vietnam War. Members of Chapter 32 of...
Feb 22, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 198 198 recommendations | email to a friend
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104th Precinct Police Blotter (2/13/17-2/19/17)
Monday, Feb. 13 Jorge Y. Parchment was arrested at 603 Seneca Avenue for third-degree assault by Officer Archange. Justin Roman was arrested at Fairview Avenue and Greene Avenue for unauthorized us...
Feb 21, 2017 | 1 1 comments | 196 196 recommendations | email to a friend
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Scammers pose as immigration agents in Woodside
Threaten to deport Latino man, takes his money
Feb 17, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 139 139 recommendations | email to a friend
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State considers expanding DNA searches in crimes
Parents of slain jogger among those in support
Feb 15, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 234 234 recommendations | email to a friend
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CB5 denies permit for Fresh Pond Street Fest...again
But final decision still rests with mayor's office
Feb 15, 2017 | 2 2 comments | 212 212 recommendations | email to a friend
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CB5 lists budget priorities for upcoming fiscal year
Express concerns over budget cuts to several agencies
Feb 14, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 28 28 recommendations | email to a friend
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104th Precinct Police Blotter (2/6/17-2/12/17)
Monday, Feb. 6 Enrique Vargas was arrested at 68-01 Otto Road for criminal trespassing by Officer Florio. Tuesday, Feb. 7 Edison Perez was arrested at 64-02 Catalpa Avenue for grand larceny by Dete...
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Angry constituents confront pol about joining breakaway Dem group
Protesters clash with supporters outside town hall meeting
Feb 08, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 184 184 recommendations | email to a friend
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FDNY announces open competitive exam
Unveils advertising campaign to attract new recruits
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104th Precinct Police Blotter (1/23/17-2/5/17)
Monday, Jan. 23 Arlind Fehati was arrested at 68-43 Myrtle Avenue for second-degree assault by Officer Combs. Marco Sanchez Romero was arrested at 64-02 Catalpa Avenue for leaving the scene of an a...
Feb 07, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 213 213 recommendations | email to a friend
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Hochul delivers updates from governor’s State of the State address
Asks for buy-in from community at Queens Chamber
Feb 01, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 244 244 recommendations | email to a friend
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Community Board 5 to meet on 2/8
Community Board 5 will hold its monthly board meeting on Wednesday, February 8, at 7:30 p.m. The meeting will include a public hearing regarding the Fiscal Year 2018 preliminary budget of the City ...
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Retiring pastor reflects on decades of church leadership
Will continue role leading Queens College ministry
Feb 01, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 90 90 recommendations | email to a friend
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