Blog Posts in 2019

02.25.2019
5 Spring Driving Dangers

With spring just around the corner, many people are relieved that winter driving is coming to an end. Although you may think the roads are finally safe once more, there are several driving hazards to be mindful of throughout the season. The following ...

02.18.2019
Can Uber Drivers Get Workers' Comp Benefits After an Injury?

Uber and other rideshare companies have become a popular mode of transportation in recent years. Drivers who apply and meet the requirements—including passing an inspection—can provide rides to the public with their personal vehicles ...

02.11.2019
5 Apps That Can Help You Avoid Distracted Driving

Distracted driving is now considered one of the most common causes of car accidents in the United States. In fact, texting while driving is the leading cause of traffic deaths among teenagers and young adults. Although we understand the dangers of ...

02.04.2019
5 Common Myths about Personal Injury Cases

If you have suffered an injury caused by the negligent actions of another party, you may be eligible to recover financial compensation by filing a personal injury lawsuit against them. This money can cover your medical expenses, lost wages, as well ...

01.30.2019
Can I Receive Workers' Comp Benefits for Work-Related Stress in NY?

Work-related stress occurs when an employer’s demands and pressures do not match with an employee’s abilities and knowledge, challenging the employee’s ability to cope with and compromising their productivity and mental health. This ...

01.29.2019
Why You Should Avoid Going Back to Work Early after Injury

Injuries on the job can be serious enough to miss time from work to make a full recovery. Aside from the pain and limited mobility, taking time off initially seems nice, considering all the hard work you performed day in and day out at your ...

01.28.2019
Does Workers' Comp Cover Injuries During a Commute?

In general, injuries suffered by employees during work hours are covered by workers’ compensation. But what happens when an injury occurs while commuting to work? Are these situations covered as well? According to a provision known as the ...

01.25.2019
Road Rage Accidents in New York City

According to December 2018 report by the New York City Police Department, there were 19,326 car accidents. While most collisions resulting in injury or death involved either distraction or driver inattention and traffic violations, a significant ...