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What Does It Mean to Be Classified as “Permanently Partially Disabled”?
Oct 19, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 47 47 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 | 41 41 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 | 42 42 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 | 219 219 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 | 241 241 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 | 234 234 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...
Hospital Ship COMFORT heading to Puerto Rico
Sep 30, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 79 79 recommendations | email to a friend
Call me crazy. After what I have seen in Vietnam, situations like this makes me wish I could go and spend the next two years there to help in any way. I do not have the resources, and am limited in...
The Diverse Culture in Queens Extends to Its Restaurants, Too!!
Sep 29, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 607 607 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 | 579 579 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 | 648 648 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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City releases cultural plan to diversify arts organizations
Mayor Bill de Blasio joined elected and city officials last Wednesday in Long Island City to unveil CreateNYC, the city’s long-term plan for cultural institutions with a focus on diversity and incl...
Jul 25, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 62 62 recommendations | email to a friend
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Senior center hosts candlelight vigil for former volunteer
Friends remember Vincent Tse one year after his death
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Avella endorses Graziano for City Council
State Senator Tony Avella formally announced his support for City Council candidate Paul Graziano on Monday in Bayside. Graziano worked as Avella’s planning consultant when the senator held the sam...
Jul 18, 2017 | 1 1 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
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Community leaders want Clearview pedestrian ramps back
Community leaders in Bayside are asking the state Department of Transportation (DOT) to bring back two pedestrian ramps under Long Island Rail Road (LIRR) tracks. Earlier this month, DOT officials ...
Jul 18, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
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Airport workers rally, suspend strike amid negotiations
Airport workers may have put their strike on hold during ongoing negotiations, but they are ready to resume if talks fall apart. Donning purple t-shirts that read “Airport Workers Rising,” hundreds...
Jul 17, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 59 59 recommendations | email to a friend
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Whitestone overpasses to undergo repairs
The Department of Transportation (DOT) has scheduled two Cross Island Parkway overpasses for repair. Repairs to the 147th Street and 150th Street overpasses are currently in the design phase and ar...
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Catholic Charities program provides first job opportunities
Among the highlights in this year’s $85.2 billion city budget is funding for 70,000 slots in the Summer Youth Employment Program (SYEP). SYEP first began in New York City in 1963, and has been run ...
Jul 11, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 54 54 recommendations | email to a friend
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Proposal made to save Kew Gardens bridge
Deck under Lefferts may be able to support it
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Fort Totten hosts third annual Independence Day fireworks
On a warm and breezy Wednesday night, thousands of families in northeast Queens enjoyed food, music and fireworks at the third annual Independence Day celebration at Fort Totten. More than 10,000 p...
Jul 02, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 18 18 recommendations | email to a friend
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Advocates begin study of waters around Long Island Sound
Will examine bays, harbors to prioritize funding
Jun 30, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
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Parks kicks off outdoor pool season at Astoria Park
Commissioner, students take first dip
Jun 29, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 177 177 recommendations | email to a friend
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Archbishop Molloy raises $60K in late student’s name
Establishes Karina Vetrano Memorial Scholarship fund
Jun 27, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
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Monserrate, local groups unveil priorities for Willets Point
Just weeks after an Appeals Court ruled against the city and Queens Development Group’s bid to build a mega-mall and other amenities at Willets Point, community groups have come out with their own ...
Jun 26, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 74 74 recommendations | email to a friend
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Broadway-Flushing association hosts candidates forum
City Council hopefuls pitch vision for neighborhood
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Rovena Schirling honored at QBG's Rose Gala
Honoree spearheading new education center campaign
Jun 20, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
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