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What Does It Mean to Be Classified as “Permanently Partially Disabled”?
Oct 19, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 65 65 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 | 55 55 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 | 53 53 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 | 229 229 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 | 252 252 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 | 248 248 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 | 622 622 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 | 588 588 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 | 651 651 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 | 638 638 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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Shamrocks tally five wins on final day of action
The Shamrocks ended the year on a perfect note with five brilliant victories on the final day of Cosmopolitan Soccer League action before a three-month winter break. The first team and the Over 30s...
Dec 13, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 516 516 recommendations | email to a friend
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Martin Luther holds home court at tourney
This past weekend, the Martin Luther Cougars took “protecting their house” to a whole new level. The boys high school basketball squad from Maspeth emerged from a four-team field to win the annual ...
Dec 08, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 401 401 recommendations | email to a friend
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Fraternization Needs To Stop!
I’m fully aware that despite the fact that I’m not even pushing 30, I’m about to reach the point where I’m complaining like an old man. The fact that I’ve come to this point should speak volumes to...
Dec 08, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 375 375 recommendations | email to a friend
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Shamrocks win big over E. Hampton in Manning Cup
Ibrahim Diaby and Jamie Clarke inspired a superb 5-0 Manning Cup victory over East Hampton on Sunday at St. Michael’s in Woodside, the talented duo scoring two goals each to set up a springtime Sta...
Dec 08, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 552 552 recommendations | email to a friend
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Without LoVett, Storm role players step up in win
Playing without the services of its leading scorer, the St. John’s men’s basketball team held on for a hard-fought victory Monday night, defeating Cal State Northridge, 76-70, in Queens. With Marcu...
Dec 08, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 336 336 recommendations | email to a friend
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Terriers split a pair at the Emerald Coast Classic
The St. Francis-Brooklyn men’s basketball got a win on the board this past weekend, nabbing their first victory of the 2016-17 campaign at the Emerald Coast Classic in Florida. To start the year, t...
Nov 29, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 403 403 recommendations | email to a friend
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December Football Finds NY Teams On Opposite Ends of Spectrum
Back in late August and early September, there was a sense of optimism for both New York football teams entering the 2016 season. The general consensus was that both the Giants and the Jets would b...
Nov 29, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 479 479 recommendations | email to a friend
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Johnnies storm back, but fall just short vs. ODU
Trailing by as many as 16 with just over eight minutes to play in the game, the Red Storm (2-4) pulled within just three points of Old Dominion (3-2) in the closing minutes of the contest, but the ...
Nov 29, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 509 509 recommendations | email to a friend
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Prep wraps up successful soccer season
The St. Johns’ Prep soccer squad, coached by Pietro Asaro and JoeWade Butler, concluded an outstanding season with a thrilling sudden-death loss in the championship game against Cardinal Hayes High...
Nov 29, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 494 494 recommendations | email to a friend
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For the Giants, what a difference a year makes
The New York Giants were a football team a season ago that could be summed up by one word: almost. I remember that in 2015 the Giants almost beat the Cowboys in Week 1, almost beat the Patriots in ...
Nov 22, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 519 519 recommendations | email to a friend
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SFBK booted from NCAA tourney, but dynasty lives on
The dream season is over. A Northeast Conference Championship, not allowing a goal in nearly two months (including all of NEC play, where they finished 6-0-1), and entering the NCAA Tournament at 1...
Nov 22, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 284 284 recommendations | email to a friend
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Five Shamrock wins a fitting tribute to number 14
Five wins and a dramatic draw allowed the Shamrocks to honor Robbie Walsh in perfect fashion on a weekend when his number 14 Legends jersey was worn for the last time by his good friend Eoin Sweene...
Nov 22, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 308 308 recommendations | email to a friend
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St. John’s falls on road to tough Minnesota team
Trailing by as many as 16 near the midway mark of the second half, the Red Storm whittled the Minnesota (4-0) lead down to as little as three points, but the Johnnies were unable to close the gap a...
Nov 22, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 368 368 recommendations | email to a friend
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Shamrocks battle through toughest loss of the season
There was an atmosphere of mourning in the air on Sunday at St. Michael's, where the memory of recently deceased Shamrocks legend Robbie Walsh was honored by a powerful moment of silence. However, ...
Nov 16, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 489 489 recommendations | email to a friend
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Jets season is over, now what?
In a league that is full of parity, it’s very difficult to be a team that’s pretty much eliminated from the postseason. Not many teams can say that, the New York Jets can. After losing on Sunday to...
Nov 16, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 499 499 recommendations | email to a friend
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