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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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9/11 ceremony marked by memories and unveiling of a fitting tribute
As New Yorkers came together on Sunday, September 11, to show the world that they will “never forget,” the sun rays beamed between the high-rises in Lower Manhattan – a poignant reminder of the cle...
Sep 13, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 110 110 recommendations | email to a friend
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QEDC’s Queens Restaurant Week is back
Queensites, get your taste buds ready. The Queens Economic Development Corporation’s eighth annual Queens Restaurant Week is back. On Monday, September 12, a preview of the event was held outside o...
Sep 13, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 85 85 recommendations | email to a friend
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City raids Willets Point, issuing fines & making arrests
On Wednesday, several city agencies, including the New York City Police Department, descended on Willets Point, fining businesses for violations and even arresting some individuals, small business ...
Sep 09, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 21 21 recommendations | email to a friend
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Stop-and-frisks cause advocate outrage
The New York Civil Liberties Union announced last week that the New York Police Department (NYPD) has stopped a record number of innocent people, most of whom are black and Hispanic, so far this ye...
Sep 06, 2011 | 1 1 comments | 23 23 recommendations | email to a friend
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How far would you travel for love?
Match.com survey reveals data on how far New Yorkers are willing to travel for the four letter word
Sep 06, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 106 106 recommendations | email to a friend
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Willets Point business owners back in court
WITH EXCLUSIVE VIDEO FROM THE COURTROOM!
Aug 30, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 26 26 recommendations | email to a friend
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City weathers wrath of Irene
Hurricane Irene had many in trepidation as her presence loomed ominously over New York. But on Sunday, New Yorkers awoke to find themselves spared – for the most part. The storm, which whirled its ...
Aug 30, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
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Pols call for crackdown on park poachers
A group of elected officials and park advocates called on the Parks Department to crack down on people who forage in city parks for food. While the issue has become a citywide problem - tickets wer...
Aug 23, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 17 17 recommendations | email to a friend
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Immigration bill incites controversy
Council members are speaking out against a bill introduced by their colleague Daniel Dromm, which would protect illegal immigrants from deportation proceedings after they are proved innocent and re...
Aug 23, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 37 37 recommendations | email to a friend
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A “Garden of Hope” for Asian immigrants facing domestic violence
When Catherine first found out about Garden of Hope in 2009, it was as if a weight had been lifted. She was dealing with an abusive husband in China who would call and harass her in the wee hours o...
Aug 23, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
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Festival of Flowers promises to wow
When the 10-day Festival of Flowers comes to Queens on August 19, it might look like Columbia’s tradition of flower fairs, which combine floral pageantry with cultural activities. But that’s only b...
Aug 16, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 34 34 recommendations | email to a friend
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Bus riders: there’s an app for you
Initiatives make it easier to travel the city
Aug 16, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 22 22 recommendations | email to a friend
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New York, a hungry city
New York ranks fourth in the nation for hungriest city, according to data provided by the Food Research Action Center (FRAC), with 23.1 percent of households with and without children unable to aff...
Aug 16, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
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Weprin gets femme endorsements
Nearly a dozen female elected officials announced their official endorsement of Democratic Assemblyman David Weprin on the steps of Queens Borough Hall in Kew Gardens on Thursday, August 4. The new...
Aug 09, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 23 23 recommendations | email to a friend
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Advocates say more bike lanes needed
Due to three recent bicyclist deaths from clashes with motor vehicles on streets without bike lanes, bicycle advocacy group Transportation Alternatives (TransAlt) is calling for stricter enforcemen...
Aug 09, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 34 34 recommendations | email to a friend
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