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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 | 220 220 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?
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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
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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 | 608 608 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
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  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?
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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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Flushing residents question plans for 'one-family' home
Say ten bathrooms & eight bedrooms raise red flags
May 19, 2017 | 1 1 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
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Queens descends on Albany for a day
Meant to highlight borough's economic impact on state
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Anti-IDC protesters to pol: Where’s our town hall?
Demonstrators keep pressure on Peralta to rejoin Dems
May 16, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 101 101 recommendations | email to a friend
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Whitestone homes flooded with sewage post-storm
At around 11:30 a.m. last Friday, Whitestone resident Jeanmarie Golden heard a loud noise inside her home. She assumed it was just the pouring rain outside, but wanted to check her basement just in...
May 10, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
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Residents: bridge work to blame for flooding
Whitestone residents says issue worse than in the past
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Queens Historical Society receives $25K grant
State Senator Tony Avella last week awarded Queens Historical Society with a $25,000 grant. "The work the QHS does is great," said Avella. "Our borough has a unique history and I always considered ...
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Koo, DEP to host rain barrel giveaway
Barrels are free, but residents must reserve one
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Fed up with trash, citizens clean Flushing bioswale
DEP says maintenance is responsibility of contractor
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Lawmakers push for more flexibility with rent-freeze program
Want more assistance for residents with mobility issues
May 03, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 103 103 recommendations | email to a friend
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Legislators want MTA to examine lead levels
Queens State Senator Jose Peralta and Bronx Assemblyman Jeffrey Dinowitz are introducing legislation that will direct the MTA to conduct a study on the lead paint levels at elevated subway tracks a...
May 03, 2017 | 1 1 comments | 98 98 recommendations | email to a friend
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New signal at Little Neck intersection
The Department of Transportation announced new signal timing at a busy intersection in Little Neck. After studying the intersection of Little Neck Parkway and the Grand Central Parkway service road...
May 03, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
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Kim pushes stiffer penalties for attacking drivers
Assemblyman Ron Kim on Monday announced plans to introduce a modified Taxi Driver Protection Act. “Immigrants live in fear,” Kim said on the steps of Flushing Town Hall. “The time has come together...
Apr 25, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 23 23 recommendations | email to a friend
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New principal selected at Townsend Harris High School
Ends months-long effort to oust interim leader
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Queens Opera puts on first show
The Queens Opera Theatre opened up its inaugural season with a free performance at Flushing Town Hall on Saturday before a full house of nearly 300 attendees. “It drives a point home that we are at...
Apr 19, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 28 28 recommendations | email to a friend
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Pol wants left turn signal at busy intersection
State Senator Tony Avella has pushed for a left-turn signal at a six-legged intersection in Whitestone for three years, but his latest request was denied. As a result, cars waiting to make a left t...
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