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Last October two asphalt workers were killed on the job in a flash fire/explosion. A third worker survived the blast with non-life-threatening injuries.

An investigation conducted by the U.S. Occupational Safety and Health Administration’s cited two serious violations:

-Not taking precautions against having sources of ignition where flammable vapors are present

-Not having employees wear proper personally protective uniforms while handling hot asphalt

Uber, Lyft and other ridesharing companies was recently authorized to provide services starting July 1, 2017.  This brings new issues for trial lawyers and Andrew Finkelstein will be teaching lawyers throughout New York State how to navigate the new laws.  New York State Trial Lawyers Institute, the teaching arm of the New York State Trial Lawyers asked Mr.

Legal Services of the Hudson Valley, is an organization that provides free, high quality counsel in civil matters for individuals and families who cannot afford to pay an attorney. Tonight LSHV will honor our managing partner Andrew Finkelstein and Finkelstein & Partners, LLP together with the United Way of the Dutchess-Orange Region. 

Law Enforcement throughout New York State participated in a five-week crackdown on underage drinking and illegal alcohol sales. The crackdown resulted in more than 100 arrests.

According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration car crashes are the leading cause of death for teens, and about a quarter of those crashes involve an underage drinking driver.

Finkelstein and Partners is dedicated to bettering the lives of those in the Hudson Valley, we do so in a number of ways, including providing exceptional legal services, and also by providing opportunities for the next generation of young professionals.

Injured by shoe

Have you purchased jelly sandals for your little one? If so you may want to consider returning, or at the very least closely monitoring your child’s comfort level while he/she wears the shoes. A British mother of two reported her daughter’s jelly sandals caused painful abrasions after just a half hour of use.

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