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What Does It Mean to Be Classified as “Permanently Partially Disabled”?
Oct 19, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 156 156 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 | 121 121 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 | 124 124 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 | 302 302 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 | 328 328 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 | 332 332 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 | 712 712 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 | 638 638 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 | 690 690 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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How Two Maspeth Residents Brought Life to a Much Needed Part of Maspeth
In a quest to beautify a part of Maspeth that needs some TLC, Lou Selamaj and Richard Adamiak opened The Maspeth Pizza House, a popular new brick oven pizza bar and grill.
Mar 24, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 29 29 recommendations | email to a friend
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QCH immigration services spike amidst concerns
With the current political climate, Queens Community House immigration specialist Carmen Gutierrez has been busy. Gutierrez, who has worked as a paralegal and immigration specialist for 23 years, i...
Mar 24, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 190 190 recommendations | email to a friend
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City to expedite sewer construction on Calamus Avenue
Residents living along Calamus Avenue will only have to suffer potholes, loud construction and bus detours for nine more months. Councilwoman Elizabeth Crowley announced that the timeline for a sew...
Mar 22, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 49 49 recommendations | email to a friend
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Crowley kicks off participatory budgeting week
Offers unique opportunity for students this year
Mar 22, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 188 188 recommendations | email to a friend
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Helen Marshall remembered for spirit, stellar career
On Sunday, hundreds of friends, family and colleagues celebrated the life and legacy of former Queens borough president Helen Marshall at the Helen Marshall Cultural Center in Borough Hall. Marshal...
Mar 22, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 172 172 recommendations | email to a friend
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104th Precinct Police Blotter (3/6/17-3/19/17)
Monday, March 6 Gjergj Beribashi was arrested at 64-02 Catalpa Avenue for menacing by Detective Lodato. Maria V. Espada was arrested at 60-36 Myrtle Avenue for petit larceny by Office Malik. Hiddek...
Mar 21, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 184 184 recommendations | email to a friend
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Woodside school to remove classroom trailers
Special ed students to relocate to LIC building
Mar 14, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 150 150 recommendations | email to a friend
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CB5 supports historic designation for reservoir
Community Board 5 voted unanimously to support adding the Ridgewood Reservoir to the National Register of Historic Places at its monthly board meeting last week. “It puts another layer of protectio...
Mar 13, 2017 | 1 1 comments | 188 188 recommendations | email to a friend
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Juniper Valley Park to undergo several renovations
Spray showers, athletic fields to be improved
Mar 09, 2017 | 1 1 comments | 80 80 recommendations | email to a friend
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Transit experts share insight on city streetcar projects
BQX panel features rail leaders from around the country
Mar 08, 2017 | 1 1 comments | 76 76 recommendations | email to a friend
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Coalition proposes changes to city’s industrial development
In an effort to build the city’s industrial sector, the Industrial Jobs Coalition has proposed a set of policies that would change manufacturing areas to foster growth. According to the IJC, which ...
Mar 08, 2017 | 1 1 comments | 76 76 recommendations | email to a friend
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Charter school group hosts diversity celebration
The NYC Coalition of Community Charter Schools hosted a daylong celebration of diversity at the Renaissance Charter School in Jackson Heights. Several community-based advocacy organizations were pr...
Mar 07, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 39 39 recommendations | email to a friend
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Helen Marshall, former Queens borough president, dies at 87
Was first African-American and second woman to hold the post
Mar 05, 2017 | 1 1 comments | 21 21 recommendations | email to a friend
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QueensWay vs. QueensRail
Two proposals for abandoned track clash at Chamber meet
Mar 02, 2017 | 2 2 comments | 230 230 recommendations | email to a friend
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Residents express frustration over sewer project
Reps say construction on Calamus will end in May 2018
Feb 28, 2017 | 1 1 comments | 25 25 recommendations | email to a friend
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