PERSONAL INJURY LAW BLOG

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Reducing Elder Abuse In New York With Proper Screening

Nursing homes have been around for centuries helping families with convenient services for the care of elderly relatives. However, they are getting more and more notorious for scandals involving various forms of abuse. In fact, the trend is so shockingly prevalent with about 10% of the elderly in the United States reporting that they suffered…

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Preventing Nursing Home Abuse In NY

Reducing Elder Abuse In New York With Proper Screening

Nursing homes have been around for centuries helping families with convenient services for the care of elderly relatives. However, they are getting more and more…

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Workplace Safety Hazards

Workplace Safety: Understanding & Responding To Critical Workplace Hazards

The workplace is a dangerous environment for nearly 20 million working-age adults each year, and fatal for more than 5,000 according to the Bureau of…

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Toxic Household Cleaners

What’s Lurking Under Your Counters? Examining Hidden Toxins In The Home

Clean is good. A clean home is desirable and lovely. Stores are stocked to the brim with commercial cleaning products. They are so heavily advertised and…

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Sleep Deprived Construction Worker

The Danger Of Sleep Deprivation – And What It Means For Construction Workers

“Sleep deprivation can kill” was the conclusion of an in-depth study reported on a few years ago by Lesley Stahl on the television program, “60 Minutes.” Researchers told…

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Semi Truck On Highway

How To Share The Road With Large Trucks (4 Tips)

Taking steps to safely share the road with large commercial trucks may help reduce motorists’ risk of being involved in serious, or fatal, collisions. Motorists…

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Construction Site Maintenance NYC

What is “Stop Work Authority”?

Through stop work authority, injuries like hand injuries can be prevented. Some workers may not know that they have this right and that no legal…

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Bus Driver Spokesperson Has Harsh Words For NYC Pedestrians

In 2014, Mayor Bill de Blasio signed the Right of Way Law which sought to punish drivers who disregard traffic laws and put the lives…

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Mom With Child Decorating For Christmas

Holiday Safety Tips — From Christmas Trees to Candles

When you’re getting ready for the holidays, you have a ton of things to do. No matter how busy you are, though, take the time…

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