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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
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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?
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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 | 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
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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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A new city for Queens: Silicon City
Plan for tech hub in borough unveiled at Panorama
Oct 26, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 20 20 recommendations | email to a friend
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Drug ring busted at LeFrak daycare center
46 indicted after seven month-long investigation
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QBG celebrates fall with Harvest Fest
The Queens Botanical Garden celebrated autumn with a Harvest Fest and Pumpkin Path this past Sunday afternoon from noon to 4:30 p.m. in Flushing. The family-friendly event celebrated the arrival of...
Oct 20, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
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New system will reduce city street closures
Why tear up the street multiple times when you can do it just once? The city on Monday announced a new digital program to reduce the impact of construction on city roads by better coordinating util...
Oct 19, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 56 56 recommendations | email to a friend
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Transportation Alternatives launch stat site for motorist crashes
Transportation Alternatives, a transit advocacy group, launched a new website on Wednesday, October 13, that features a corner-by-corner interactive map of motorist crashes with pedestrians and bic...
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DeBlasio fights for detained immigrants
Advocates call for investigations into signs of abuse
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Queens College “Shines the Light” on domestic violence
Queens College kicked off Domestic Violence Awareness Month last Friday, October 7, with an official lighting of the Rosenthal Library Clock Tower and the second annual Shine the Light on Domestic ...
Oct 11, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
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Douglaston memorial no longer forgotten
Douglaston's monument to those who gave their lives in World War I is once again a fitting tribute. The memorial, located in a small traffic circle in front of the Douglaston Long Island Railroad s...
Oct 07, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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New York City poverty rate rises
The poverty rate citywide has risen in the last year, reports the United States Census Bureau, with one in five New Yorkers now living below the poverty line. According to the Census, the one in fi...
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Hearings start on ICE bill
Legislation to protect non-criminal illegal immigrants from deportations
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What a wonderful world...of Armstrong memorabilia
The most exhaustive archive devoted to a single jazz musician in the entire world just got a little bit bigger. Last Thursday, September 22, the Louis Armstrong House Museum in Corona gave the pres...
Sep 28, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 53 53 recommendations | email to a friend
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Queens College panel gets down to small business
ueens College hosted a panel discussion on small businesses in Queens on Friday, September 23, which addressed overall concerns about the state of small businesses in the borough. Panelists include...
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Food Bank NYC urging Congress not to cut food assistance programs
As food insecurity is on the rise across New York State, the Food Bank for New York City is calling on Congress to protect the federal nutrition programs that help millions of New Yorkers each year...
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MTA launches weekend Web site
Weekender to provide service change information
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Bill to protect K-9 unit
Would prevent co-ops from evicting officers living with NYPD canines
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