Tag Archives: personal injury

Staying Safe on “Blackout Wednesday”

On the day before Thanksgiving millions of Americans will flock to bars, restaurants, and parties for what has been dubbed “Drinksgiving” and/or “Blackout Wednesday.” According to PR Newswire, in some cities the day before Thanksgiving is a bigger drinking day than New Year’s Eve and even Saint Patrick’s Day. Unfortunately, some “Blackout Wednesday” participants will -->

Managing Attorney Melody Gregory named September Citizen of the Month by Orange County Executive Steven M. Neuhaus

Congratulations to Melody Gregory on this well-deserved honor! “‘Melody is a great example of what hard work and dedication can help someone accomplish,’ Neuhaus said. ‘She also is a model for what it means to ‘pay it forward.’ Melody’s passion for serving her community is appreciated and is to be commended. I’m inspired by her -->

A Proven Track Record

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September is Baby Safety Month

During the month of September safety groups throughout the country will be promoting baby safety, focusing this year on the importance of properly using straps on all juvenile products. Falls are the number one cause of non-fatal injuries for all young children, and one of the easiest ways to prevent a fall is by properly -->

Another Distracted Driver Held Accountable, Finkelstein & Partners Client Recovers $910,000 Settlement

Our client suffered painful injuries after he was struck by a distracted driver, and was never able to return to work. Our dedicated personal injury attorneys were able to collect the full $500,000 of insurance from the distracted driver, and on top of that collected …read more.

Save the Date to Save an Animal in Need

On August 19th a North Carolina Animal Rescue will be bringing some of its dogs to the town of Ulster Petco for an adoption event. The Animal Rescue, Saving Grace Animals, “is a non-profit, 501-C3 organization dedicated to helping homeless animals in our community find permanent, loving homes where they will be treated as family -->

Safer Apartments for Newburgh Residents

The City of Newburgh has deployed additional resources to identify Newburgh properties that have illegally converted living spaces. According to officials, the city has “a surplus of unscrupulous property owners violating zoning and building codes”-The Record Online. Illegally converted living spaces pose a major health and safety risk to its inhabitants. Many illegal living spaces -->

Sharing the Road with Opiate Users

Did you know drug overdose is the leading cause of preventable death for adults in the U.S. age 25 to 64*? And according to recent statistics the number of people getting behind the wheel while under the influence of opiates has skyrocketed in recent years. “‘The opiate epidemic is primarily defined by deaths from overdoses, -->

Because We All Deserve a Safe Work Environment

When hiring a contractor the owner of the property must ensure the working environment is safe – even when the property owner does not direct or supervise the work. Our client was seriously injured while working on a property in High Falls, NY. A Warren County jury enforced the New York Labor Law with a -->

How Technology and Trucking Affects Us All

Automotive technology is constantly evolving, as is the motivation behind new designs, models, and features. While most motorists have gotten used to some of the features implemented in new model cars, many are unaware of how technology has effected the large-scale commercial trucks we share the road with. Here are some features added to some -->