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What Does It Mean to Be Classified as “Permanently Partially Disabled”?
Oct 19, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 86 86 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 | 68 68 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 | 244 244 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 | 85 85 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 | 642 642 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 | 142 142 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?
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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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Avella, advocates clash over Northern Blvd. bike lanes
CB11 voted for proposal in June, rescinded support in September
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Streets near Glen Oaks school converted to one-way
Local elected officials and community leaders unveiled new street safety improvements near a Glen Oaks middle school last week. Assemblyman David Weprin and Councilman Barry Grodenchik announced th...
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Work begins on Flushing LIRR elevators
The Long Island Rail Road has begun the construction of elevators at the Flushing-Main Street station. The elevators, which will make the Flushing-Main Street station ADA accessible, are a major co...
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Buses collide in Flushing, killing three
MTA chair: 'very concerned about the speed'
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Diversity Plaza project highlights MWBE impact
As de Blasio administration strives to reach its goal of awarding 30 percent of city contracts to women and minority-owned business enterprises (MWBEs), city officials are highlighting projects led...
Sep 12, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 90 90 recommendations | email to a friend
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Northern light: intersection gets new signal
The Department of Transportation will install a new traffic light at the intersection of Northern Boulevard and 150th Place in Flushing. The intersection lies in a busy commercial corridor, where l...
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Avella lays memorial wreaths at sites honoring fallen heroes
Every year, State Senator Tony Avella lays a wreath at the site of each intersection in his northeast Queens district renamed after someone who died in either the 9/11 attacks or serving in Operati...
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Mobile Guitars puts down roots
Industry pros open repair shop in Bayside
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Queens bars settle which is tops on the links
Event raises money for Junior Golf Center
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Bowne Park playground renovations complete
Elected and city officials joined civic leaders and happy children last Tuesday to cut the ribbon on the reconstructed playground in Bowne Park. The play area now contains treehouse-inspired climbi...
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DOT surveys impact of trucks on Downtown Flushing
Representative from the Department of Transportation (DOT) hit the streets of Downtown Flushing last week in an effort to learn more about the impact of truck traffic on the neighborhood. With more...
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Queens pols, civic leaders oppose East River bridge tolls
Declaration made ahead of congestion pricing proposals
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Koo funds extra security for Kissena parks
Announcement comes after recent sexual assaults
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Groups call on city to address “poor water quality”
Cite data, recent fish kill in Flushing Bay as examples
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Elected officials dedicate restored Women’s Plaza
Site was once home to statue that stirred controversy
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