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What Are Your Attorney Fees in a Workers’ Compensation Case?
Jan 23, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
In the aftermath of a work-related injury, one of your primary concerns is finances. You may be uncertain about how you’ll meet your financial obligations and you don’t want any unnecessary expense...
Can I Collect Workers’ Compensation if I’ve Had the Same Injury Before?
Jan 23, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
When you’ve had a workplace injury, one of your primary goals will be to get healthy enough to return to work. Of course, once you’ve suffered an injury, there’s always the risk that you’ll reinjur...
Sexual Harassment in the Workplace: Investigation
Jan 23, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
How Should You Conduct Harassment Investigations? It is vital to conduct an investigation as soon as possible when an employer receives a complaint of sexual harassment (or any other type of discri...
HOW TO PROTECT YOUR SMALL BUSINESS AGAINST SEXUAL HARASSMENT
Jan 18, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 88 88 recommendations | email to a friend
Q&A that Applies to Sexual Harassment in Small Business Environments If you are a small business owner, you may wonder how to protect your small business from sexual harassment and resulting claims...
W.O.R.K.S Little League 2018 Registration
Jan 02, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 209 209 recommendations | email to a friend
W.O.R.K.S. Little League is pleased to announce registration dates for our Spring 2018 season. W.O.R.K.S. Little League (Formerly Rich-Haven Little League) has been serving the communities of Richm...
Frequently Asked Questions about Mesothelioma in the Workplace
Dec 29, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 282 282 recommendations | email to a friend
Addressing Your Concerns about Work-Related Mesothelioma According to research, as many as 3,000 people in the United States are diagnosed with Mesothelioma every year. The only known cause of Meso...
Answers to Common Questions about Cancer Caused by Work Exposure to Asbestos
Dec 29, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 250 250 recommendations | email to a friend
For decades, many workers in New York have been exposed to asbestos in the workplace. It’s now clear that asbestos exposure can lead to certain types of cancer, as well as other physical maladies. ...
Driving Tips for Winter Weather
Dec 29, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 328 328 recommendations | email to a friend
by   Sackstein Sackstein & Lee, LLP Driving in winter weather can be a challenge and understanding some basic ideas about how to drive on ice or in snow can help prevent accidents. Treacherous wint...
WHAT WOULD RAISING THE MINIMUM WAGE MEAN FOR THE RESTAURANT INDUSTRY?
Dec 29, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 239 239 recommendations | email to a friend
by   Stephen D. Hans Most people assume that restaurant workers would be thrilled about a raise in the minimum wage, but that restaurant owners would not be in favor of it. An interesting situation...
Protecting Your Rights during an Insurance Company Medical Examination
Dec 19, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 285 285 recommendations | email to a friend
When you have been hurt on the job, and have filed a workers’ compensation claim, it’s pretty common that the workers’ compensation insurance provider will require that you submit to a medical exam...

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Can't drive past 65
Dear Editor, The accidental death of a Long Island mom on Mother's Day and the serious injury of her teenage daughter by an out-of-control car raises disturbing questions. Why was an 80-year-old wo...
May 24, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 293 293 recommendations | email to a friend
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R.I.P. Daily
Dear Editor, Bishop Thomas V. Daily, who served the Diocese of Brooklyn from 1990 to 2003, passed away at age 89. I met Bishop Daily at a convention of the New York State Knights of Columbus in 200...
May 24, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 306 306 recommendations | email to a friend
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GOP precedents
Dear Editor, Unlike the Democratic Party, which has had great success nominating leaders who conducted their presidency with dignity, honesty and respect, the GOP at times has selected leaders who ...
May 24, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 300 300 recommendations | email to a friend
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103 years
Dear Editor, Did you know that 2017 represents the 103rd Anniversary of R line service via the Montague Street Tunnel between Manhattan and Brooklyn? The original construction of the tunnel by the ...
May 24, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 291 291 recommendations | email to a friend
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Health crazies
Dear Editor, America is replete with consumers of a myriad of self-prescribed and over-the-counter drugs, vitamins, minerals, and other treatments not prescribed by a licensed physician. Only a phy...
May 24, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 285 285 recommendations | email to a friend
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Honor our vets
Dear Editor, As our nation prepares to celebrate Memorial Day, we should not forget the importance of this national holiday to honor all those veterans who have and continue to fight so that we may...
May 24, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 292 292 recommendations | email to a friend
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Build the BQX
Dear Editor, Since 2005, I’ve been proud to call Astoria home. But since many of my friends live in Downtown Brooklyn, I spend most of my weekends on the G train or the B62 bus. That’s why I’m exci...
May 16, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 320 320 recommendations | email to a friend
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Trump speak
Dear Editor, The language the press uses to discuss the Trump presidency is misleading. So says NYU Journalism Professor Jay Rosen, who argues that when reporters attribute positions to the “White ...
May 16, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 308 308 recommendations | email to a friend
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Number 2
Dear Editor, Wow, what an awe-inspiring ceremony at Yankee Stadium Sunday! The only thing missing in the Yankee's tribute to Derek Jeter was the stairway to heaven at the end. Sincerely, Bill Viggi...
May 16, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 298 298 recommendations | email to a friend
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Insulting consulting
Dear Editor, During his run for mayor in 2013, then-public advocate Bill de Blasio blasted then-mayor Mike Bloomberg for spending too much money on consultants. He vowed to "end the consultant clas...
May 16, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 299 299 recommendations | email to a friend
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Vote out the IDC
Dear Editor, After watching the Affordable Care Act repealed for the American Health Care Act, which will literally cost thousands of lives, I cannot fathom how the Independent Democratic Caucus an...
May 10, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 331 331 recommendations | email to a friend
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Off the tracks?
Dear Editor, The recent release of a February 2017 internal City Hall memo reveals that the proposed financing of a Brooklyn-Queens street car, known as BQX, by capturing a piece of rising property...
May 10, 2017 | 1 1 comments | 342 342 recommendations | email to a friend
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To mothers
Dear Editor, Mother's Day is fast approaching and is a time to remember mothers both near and far. Some of our mothers have passed on, but are still near and dear to our hearts. My own mother passe...
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Pope & Trump
Dear Editor, CNN reported President Donald Trump's first foreign trip will include visits to Saudi Arabia, Israel and the Vatican. The Catholic newspaper The Tablet, quoting the Holy See, confirmed...
May 10, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 277 277 recommendations | email to a friend
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No justice
Dear Editor, A jury on Long Island recently found Cesar Gonzales-Mugaburu not guilty of sexually abusing his foster sons over a period of 19 years. This was the first time he had been prosecuted de...
May 10, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 338 338 recommendations | email to a friend
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