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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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Nets knocking off Knicks a sign of things to come?
Sure, it’s only the preseason, but 117-83 is pretty telling. And truthfully, the score doesn’t even provide the full story for the New York Knicks and Brooklyn Nets. Having dealt Carmelo Anthony, t...
Oct 11, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 68 68 recommendations | email to a friend
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Knights stun ranked LIU Post
Junior András Breuer curved in the game-tying goal on a free kick late in the second half, as the Queens College men went toe-to-toe with the sixth-ranked team in the nation, earning a 1-1 draw aga...
Oct 11, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 68 68 recommendations | email to a friend
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NYAWA to host Sit-Down Championships
The New York Arm Wrestling Association (NYAWA) announced that the 2017 NYC Sit-Down Arm Wrestling Championships will be held on Sunday, October 22, at 1 p.m. at Cheap Shots Sports Bar, 149-05 Union...
Oct 11, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 67 67 recommendations | email to a friend
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Knight split two in 24 hours at Saint Anselm
Playing in its second and third matches within a 24-hour span, the Queens College volleyball team went 1-1 at the Saint Anselm Tri-Match on Saturday, sweeping the Merrimack College Warriors before ...
Oct 11, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 67 67 recommendations | email to a friend
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There’s a lot on the line in Brooklyn on Saturday
Boxing returns to Barclays Center on Saturday, October 14, highlighted by a triple-header of world-title bouts in the stuffed and ultra-competitive 154-pound class. The huge night will be closed ou...
Oct 11, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 64 64 recommendations | email to a friend
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Preseason favorite Terriers prep for NEC play
The St. Francis Terriers men’s soccer squad has a chance to win their fourth Northeast Conference title in five seasons. But first, the preseason unanimous favorites in the NEC coaches poll have to...
Oct 04, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 91 91 recommendations | email to a friend
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Mets Manager Deserved Better From Team
It’s been no secret over the last few weeks that Mets manager Terry Collins has been playing out his managerial tenure with the club. It certainly was not a shock to hear that the Mets were ready t...
Oct 04, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 86 86 recommendations | email to a friend
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St. John’s falls just short in 1-0 defeat
Despite owning a 7-4 advantage in shots on goal, the St. John’s women’s soccer team’s late rally fell just short as Marquette held on for a 1-0 victory at Belson Stadium Sunday afternoon. Marquette...
Oct 04, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 88 88 recommendations | email to a friend
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Nets optimistic as new season gets underway
By Bryan Fonseca bfonseca@queensledger.com The vibe is different this time around. The Brooklyn Nets aren’t perceived as, and no longer are, the worst team in the NBA. In fact, many within and arou...
Oct 04, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 84 84 recommendations | email to a friend
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Molic is Rookie of the Week
St. Joseph’s College freshman Anisah Molic was named the Skyline Conference Women’s Soccer Rookie of the Week. Molic totaled five goals and two assists over a three-game stretch for the Bears last ...
Oct 04, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 85 85 recommendations | email to a friend
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Erasmus Hall dominates Canarsie 42-0 en route to 3-0 start
The Canarsie Chiefs were barely able to get the ball over midfield in their 42-0 loss to Erasmus Hall on Saturday afternoon. The E-Hall Dutchmen put together what may have been a perfect performanc...
Sep 26, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 119 119 recommendations | email to a friend
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Trade a Win-Win For Melo & Knicks
His Legacy? It’s Complicated
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Hope in Halifax: Boothe inks pro deal in Canada
Just last summer, Malik Boothe told this paper that he hadn’t gotten any opportunities to play basketball professionally anywhere. Then five years removed from a memorable run with the St. John’s R...
Sep 26, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 120 120 recommendations | email to a friend
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NYC Gaelic football team takes first in Ireland
The Gaelic Athletic Association has played for 27 years in the Féile Peile na nOg – an international Gaelic football tournament in Ireland – without bringing home a winning title. That changed this...
Sep 26, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 119 119 recommendations | email to a friend
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Kissena Velodrome hosts NYS Track Championships
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Sep 19, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 143 143 recommendations | email to a friend
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