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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?
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 | 235 235 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 | 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
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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State considers expanding DNA searches in crimes
Parents of slain jogger among those in support
Feb 15, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 233 233 recommendations | email to a friend
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Angry constituents confront pol about joining breakaway Dem group
Protesters clash with supporters outside town hall meeting
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Revelers celebrate Lunar New Year at annual Flushing parade
Thousands of New Yorkers braved the cold and lined the streets in downtown Flushing on Saturday for the annual Lunar New Year parade. Dozens of local, citywide and state elected officials led the c...
Feb 08, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
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Katz highlights successes, challenges of first term
State of the Borough address includes major proposals
Feb 01, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 185 185 recommendations | email to a friend
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Hochul delivers updates from governor’s State of the State address
Asks for buy-in from community at Queens Chamber
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Queens native realizes dream of clowning for Ringling Bros.
Will return to school after last show for closing circus
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QBG welcomes new board chair, three members
The Queens Botanical Garden (QBG) is gearing up for a busy year with a new person at the helm. Last week, the Flushing cultural institution welcomed Pauline Huang as new board chair, along with thr...
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Pols seek to up fund to help small business owners
Would provide relief from cost of meeting regulations
Jan 25, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 18 18 recommendations | email to a friend
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DOE restarts hiring process for permanent principal
Controversial interim leader to stay at Flushing school
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Mayor: affordable housing progress highest in quarter-century
Admits there are some concerns that need to be addressed with Flushing West
Jan 17, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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Queens mayoral candidate criticizes affordable housing plan
Anti-displacement activists call for de Blasio’s resignation
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Flushing resident stops crew from installing bioswale
Admits it's probably just a temporary stop-work order
Jan 11, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 26 26 recommendations | email to a friend
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Flushing officials announce Pre-K info session
With the Pre-Kindergarten application process looming for young parents, families in District 25 will have a chance to have their questions answered. Councilman Peter Koo and Superintendent Daniell...
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Officials highlight improvements at Martin Van Buren HS
Attendance, graduation rates are on the rise
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Union members, contractors repave VFW Post parking lot
A local union and its contracting partners contributed to the season of giving by repaving a parking lot for their neighborhood’s veterans service organization. Laborers Local 1010, now based in Wh...
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