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9 Million Vehicles Already Recalled In 2014; What’s The Problem?

Auto manufacturers are responsible for designing and manufacturing vehicles that are safe.  Period.  We’ve all seen commercials featuring crash test dummies that lead us to believe that auto makers are testing their products over and over again to make sure all of the kinks have been worked out.  However, approximately nine million vehicles have already […]

May 6, 2014 Read More

55,000 Texting While Driving Tickets in 2013 Lead To Tougher NY Laws

New York Governor Andrew Cuomo has been pushing for stricter distracted driving laws since he took office in 2011 – and for good reason.  According to the New York Department of Motor Vehicles, police issued over 55,000 texting while driving tickets in 2013.  That 82% percent increase in citations for texting while driving shows the […]

April 23, 2014 Read More

NSC Designates April as Distracted Driving Awareness Month

Distracted driving results in millions of car accidents every year, and while most people know it’s wrong to use a cell phone in any way while driving, they do it anyway.  The National Safety Council (NSC) has designated April as Distracted Driving Awareness Month to put the spotlight on a problem that is becoming an […]

April 14, 2014 Read More

Vets with Traumatic Brain Injuries Turn To Hyperbaric Oxygen Chamber Therapy

Traumatic brain injuries (TBIs) can result in a lifetime of therapies and medications, some of which work – and some of which don’t.  In many cases, pinpointing the specific problem and a medical professional’s ability to address it simply never happens.  However, some Colorado veterans who suffer from TBIs have turned to an alternative form […]

April 8, 2014 Read More

Nursing Home Abuser Charged With Assault & Neglect

Nursing homes and nursing home employees are supposed to provide the highest care possible to all patients – and most facilities claim to do just that in their brochures and when you visit them in person. However, as our nation becomes older due to more and more baby boomers who need this type of care, […]

April 4, 2014 Read More

Pedestrian Severely Injured in Hit-and-Run Accident in Elmira

The Elmira New York police are investigating a hit-and-run accident that left a pedestrian with serious injuries. Car accidents involving pedestrians often result in death or serious injury – and costly medical bills.  In fact, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), over 4,200 people were killed in pedestrian accidents in 2010 […]

March 24, 2014 Read More

Google Glass: How a Tiny Computer Screen Can Result In Distracted Driving

Imagine trying to drive safely while using a laptop mounted to your dashboard.  Most people simply couldn’t do both without getting into a car accident within seconds.  However, that’s exactly the buzz going on now about Google Glass, a tiny computer screen mounted in the corner of an eyeglass frame that allows wearers to be […]

March 17, 2014 Read More

Van Etten Man Arrested For Reckless Driving Possibly Linked To Two Deaths

New York State Police recently arrested a Van Etten man whose reckless driving may have caused a two-car, head-on collision on State Route 34/96 that resulted in the death of two people on New Year’s Eve. Reckless driving— and the injuries and deaths related to it— has become a serious issue across the nation.  That […]

March 3, 2014 Read More

Defining “Personal Injury” – What Does It Really Mean?

Although the term “personal injury” means pretty much what it sounds like, it is also a legal term that can pertain to many areas of the law such as car accidents, medical malpractice, workers’ compensation, premises liability, product liability and much more.  In fact, most people would be very surprised to realize just how many […]

February 24, 2014 Read More

Long Island Nursing Home Employees Arrested In Patient Death & Admin Cover-up

Nursing home abuse is becoming more of an issue now that the baby boomer generation is gradually phasing into retirement and taking up residence in nursing homes and assisted living facilities.  Unfortunately, some nursing home facilities are understaffed or poorly managed and do not provide the attentive care that residents need. That can lead to […]

February 17, 2014 Read More
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