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What Are Your Attorney Fees in a Workers’ Compensation Case?
Jan 23, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 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 | 15 15 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 | 16 16 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 | 99 99 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 | 221 221 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 | 307 307 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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The Con Con con
Dear Editor, The policy proposals, such as a unicameral state legislature and term limits, cited by this paper in support of a constitutional convention are mere window dressing (“Pros of a Con Con...
Oct 04, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 86 86 recommendations | email to a friend
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Little thought
Dear Editor, Donald Trump, who doesn’t read books and is allergic to text in general, is a creature of television and social media. That’s where he spends much of his time, as do tens of millions o...
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On bullies
Dear Editor, A bullied teenager in the Bronx lashed out at those who tormented him, killing one with a knife. It is a sad situation when parents send their child to school and expect them to be saf...
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Vegas tragedy
Dear Editor, The terrible tragedy which occurred on Sunday night in Las Vegas is beyond civility. Innocent people were killed and injured in this nation's worst mass shooting. How did this man obta...
Oct 04, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 75 75 recommendations | email to a friend
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The worst?
Dear Editor, We have learned from President Donald Trump that Puerto Ricans are lazy and they would rather drink from puddles then help themselves. While attending a golf tournament in New Jersey, ...
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Still a deal
Dear Editor, The New York City Transit Museum's antique bus display as part of the annual downtown Brooklyn Atlantic Antic festival was a great trip down memory lane. It was a time when bus drivers...
Oct 04, 2017 | 1 1 comments | 70 70 recommendations | email to a friend
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See all hate
Dear Editor, I wonder if all those talking about what they perceive as "hate" in Charlottesville are willing to see other forms as well. Since that event, there have been three attacks on police of...
Sep 19, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 155 155 recommendations | email to a friend
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Bridge fail
Dear Editor: The photo op of Governor Andrew Cuomo driving across the new TappanZee Bridge spoke volumes concerning his commitment to the MTA and mass transit.   The new TappanZee Bridge provides n...
Sep 19, 2017 | 1 1 comments | 155 155 recommendations | email to a friend
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Climate change
Dear Editor, Harvey, Irma, Jose, Katia - all in the last few weeks. There are more and more severe hurricanes every year. What fuels the strength of these hurricanes? Warmer ocean temperatures. Why...
Sep 19, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 144 144 recommendations | email to a friend
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Peninsula problems
Dear Editor, The situation with regard to North Korea is steadily worsening, and it may only be a matter of time before the U.S. and its Asian allies will have to take some form of military action ...
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On London
Dear Editor, The London bombing on a packed underground train is appalling. These egregious and nefarious acts against innocent people are by cowards who have chosen hate over love. These evildoers...
Sep 19, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 138 138 recommendations | email to a friend
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Fake news
Dear Editor  All the climate change claimers fail to pay attention to past history. Your September 7th issue of the Glendale Register included a reprint of the September 1, 1949,  Long Island Star ...
Sep 12, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 168 168 recommendations | email to a friend
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Time for mutiny
Dear Editor:   In the 1954 movie “The Caine Mutiny,” Captain Phillip Francis Queeg (played by Humphrey Bogart) shows dangerous signs of paranoia as commander of a U.S. minesweeper. He lies to his o...
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‘Plane’ wrong
Dear Editor, Your caption in the August 31st edition for the 106th Rescue Wing effort at Francis S. Gabreski Base in Westhampton had the aircraft’s name wrong. The C-17 is called a "Globe” Master I...
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DeVos devoid
Dear Editor, Regarding top officials in the Trump administration such as Rex Tillerson and James Mattis publicly distancing themselves from the president, the elephant in the classroom (pun intende...
Sep 12, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 157 157 recommendations | email to a friend
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