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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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Queens officials denounce anti-Semitic attacks, threats
Elected officials condemned the rise in anti-Semitic attacks, threats and bomb scares directed at Jewish institutions last Friday at the Samuel Field Y. Gathered with civic and faith leaders, the c...
Mar 14, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 159 159 recommendations | email to a friend
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Greater Flushing Chamber plans for 2017
The Greater Flushing Chamber of Commerce welcomed two new board members at its annual meeting last week. They are James Chen, founder of FlushingFood.com, and Alexandra Ruiz, founder of Immigrant A...
Mar 14, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 36 36 recommendations | email to a friend
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Coalition proposes changes to city’s industrial development
In an effort to build the city’s industrial sector, the Industrial Jobs Coalition has proposed a set of policies that would change manufacturing areas to foster growth. According to the IJC, which ...
Mar 08, 2017 | 1 1 comments | 76 76 recommendations | email to a friend
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Pols: Exclude Jahoda from principal search
Queens assembly members sent a letter on Wednesday to Mayor Bill de Blasio asking the Department of Education (DOE) to exclude embattled interim principal Rosemarie Jahoda in their search for a per...
Mar 08, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
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Mayor announces new plan to address homelessness
Mayor Bill de Blasio introduced a plan last Tuesday to address the problem of homelessness in New York City, which has been steadily worsening since 1994. The 114-page proposal aims to eliminate th...
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Delta grounds noisy fleet of aircraft
MD-88 planes will no longer fly in and out of LGA
Mar 02, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 116 116 recommendations | email to a friend
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Anti-IDC group takes protest to Avella's office
Attempts to explain decision to join Independent Dems to protestors
Feb 28, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
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Townsend Harris community takes fight to City Hall
Continues to demand removal of interim principal
Feb 28, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 158 158 recommendations | email to a friend
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Pols protest proposed cuts to senior centers
State elected officials across the city want to send this message to Governor Andrew Cuomo: don’t cut funding for senior centers. Assemblyman Edward Braunstein, Assemblywoman Nily Rozic and State S...
Feb 28, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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Pols want to reform health inspections for restaurant owners
Elected officials introduced new legislation last week that would change the health inspection system for restaurant owners and employees. Assemblyman Clyde Vanel, Assemblyman Ron Kim, Assemblywoma...
Feb 28, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 160 160 recommendations | email to a friend
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Pols protest proposed cuts to senior centers
State elected officials across the city want to send this message to Governor Andrew Cuomo: don’t cut funding for senior centers. Assemblyman Edward Braunstein, Assemblywoman Nily Rozic and State S...
Feb 23, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
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Lawsuit over Flushing Meadows alliance moving forward
Councilman Rory Lancman’s lawsuit against the de Blasio administration over the funding and structure of the Flushing Meadows Corona Park Alliance will continue, despite the mayor’s legal objection...
Feb 22, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
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Pols demand opt-out from bioswale program
Residents contend soil testing disrupting quality of life
Feb 22, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
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Controversy turns into positive for Masbia Soup Kitchen
A small situation escalated into a show of support for the Masbia Soup Kitchen Network. Masbia executive director Alexander Rapaport found himself in hot water recently after donors pulled support ...
Feb 22, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 167 167 recommendations | email to a friend
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Pol, residents demand facilitator for aviation roundtable
Blame Port Authority for stalling progress on bylaws
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