Lead Poisoning – The NYC Housing Authority Scandal That Shocked The City

Recently, residents of New York City’s public housing system discovered that, for nearly four years, the New York City Housing Authority had failed to conduct lead paint inspections mandated by federal rules and city law. Even more shocking was that NYCHA filed a false report with the federal government in October 2016, certifying that the Housing Authority had conducted lead paint inspections, although city officials knew otherwise. Read more

Laws That Motorcycle Riders Must Know

Motorcycle riders are at greater risk of serious injury than the operators of automobiles since they are directly exposed to other vehicles and the road itself. To operate a motorcycle in New York requires a Class M or MJ Operator’s License or Learner’s Permit. Read more

New Yorkers May Not Use Portable Electronic Devices While Driving

There are many types of distractions which can  occur while operating any type of motor vehicle. or something as benign as observing the weather or scenery, The consequences of these distractions can be catastrophic. The National Highway Transportation and Safety Bureau recently released a report that indicated distracted driving caused 3,450 fatalities in 2016. Read more

Wrongful Death – Know Your Rights to Get the Closure You Deserve

Losing a loved one due to someone else’s negligence is one of the most painful experiences you’ll ever go through in life. Moving on after their passing, when you are struggling emotionally and financially, can be even tougher. If your loved one’s death was caused by malpractice or negligence, you may be able to file a New York wrongful death claim. This article will address how you can seek justice through the wrongful death claim process. Read more