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What Does It Mean to Be Classified as “Permanently Partially Disabled”?
Oct 19, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 129 129 recommendations | email to a friend
When you have been hurt on the job, there are typically four different ways your injury can be classified: Temporary partial disability—something that is short-term and does not prevent you from be...
Tesla Fatal Car Crash: NTSB Reveals Need for Safeguards
Oct 19, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 103 103 recommendations | email to a friend
The National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) investigated the Tesla fatal car crash that occurred in May of 2016. The Tesla semi-automated car driven by Joshua Brown crashed into a tractor-trail...
NYC Department of Transportation Sued for Racial Discrimination
Oct 19, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 102 102 recommendations | email to a friend
This summer the NYC Department of Transportation (NYCDOT) faced a lawsuit for racial discrimination. The Acting Manhattan U.S. Attorney filed a lawsuit that alleged a pattern of racial discriminati...
Overtime Myths in the Restaurant Industry
Oct 11, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 279 279 recommendations | email to a friend
Overtime myths can circulate in any line of work, and the restaurant industry is no exception. Some of the most prevalent myths deal with wages and overtime. As an employer, it is vital that you do...
Do You Need a Witness to a Workplace Accident?
Oct 11, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 307 307 recommendations | email to a friend
by   Pyrros & Serres LLP   |   Oct 10, 2017   |   Workers Compensation Attorneys   |   0 comments In New Jersey, if you’ve been injured on the job, you have a right to seek benefits to cover your d...
Don’t Accept Business as Usual—Let Us Help You Get the Compensation You Deserve
Oct 11, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 309 309 recommendations | email to a friend
by   Pyrros & Serres LLP   |   Oct 6, 2017   |   blog ,   Queens Workers Comp Attorneys ,   Workers Compensation Attorneys When you’ve been injured on the job, you are entitled to seek disability b...
The Diverse Culture in Queens Extends to Its Restaurants, Too!!
Sep 29, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 687 687 recommendations | email to a friend
It’s no secret that the borough of Queens is one of the most ethnically diverse communities anywhere on the planet. For anyone who loves great food and wants to try something different, it’s a virt...
Something You May Not Have Known about Queens
Sep 26, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 142 142 recommendations | email to a friend
  A:   The borough derived its name from the Portuguese princess Catherine of Braganza, who was the queen of England when Queens as founded in 1683. Explorers and colonists had been in the area, th...
How Does Your Lawyer Get Paid in a Workers’ Compensation Case?
Sep 25, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 677 677 recommendations | email to a friend
by   Pyrros & Serres LLP   |   Sep 20, 2017   |   Workers Compensation Attorneys ,   Workers Compensation Claims Attorney New York City | Queens | Brooklyn | Bronx Workers’ Compensation Lawyers Whe...
Sep 25, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 662 662 recommendations | email to a friend
by Sackstein Sackstein & Lee, LLP | Sep 20, 2017 | Blog , Crane Accidents Crane accidents in the construction industry are relatively common, and this is because of the inherent dangers involved wi...

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Believe it or not, Nets have made progress this year
Grueling, rugged, unideal, cumbersome – any fancy adjective you could think of, that’s been the Brooklyn Nets’ 2016-17 season. It’s year one of a likely three to five-year rebuild, so “shocking” is...
Mar 21, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 473 473 recommendations | email to a friend
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St. John’s advances in NIT
Leading 55-53 with just under three minutes left in the fourth quarter, the St. John’s women’s basketball team outscored Harvard, 7-4, down the stretch to come away with a 62-57 victory in the Seco...
Mar 21, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 435 435 recommendations | email to a friend
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Shamrocks return to action
Shamrocks 1960 are through to the quarter-finals of the Saunders Cup after a dramatic penalty shoot out win over Manhattan Kickers Reserves on March 11. Ryan McKinley saved three penalties and scor...
Mar 21, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 508 508 recommendations | email to a friend
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How To Win Your Office Bracket & Impress Your Friends
The Madness is officially upon us! Although my beloved alma mater Syracuse will not be a part of the 2017 NCAA Tournament, my enthusiasm for the event can never be diminished. Why? The NCAA Tournam...
Mar 14, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 432 432 recommendations | email to a friend
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Red Storm rise will continue...if LoVett stays
After upending the Georgetown Hoyas by one point on Wednesday night, the St. John’s Red Storm advanced to the Big East Tournament quarterfinals for the first time since 2011. And then Villanova hap...
Mar 14, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 523 523 recommendations | email to a friend
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Lincoln, South Shore make it an ‘All-Brooklyn’ affair at MSG
Last Saturday, Brooklyn ran Madison Square Garden. It began with the Lady Vikings of Canarsie’s South Shore campus, where the girls donning purple and gold aimed to complete the rare three-peat. Th...
Mar 14, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 311 311 recommendations | email to a friend
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Red Storm to face Hoyas in Big East tournament
On Wednesday, March 8, the St. John’s Red Storm (13-18, 7-11) will enter the Big East Tournament field in eighth place after completing their regular season losing to Providence at Madison Square G...
Mar 07, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 376 376 recommendations | email to a friend
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Championship Week Takes Center Stage In Big Apple
It’s no secret that after Super Bowl Sunday, February is without question the worst month on the sporting calendar. The lull in the NBA/NHL season, the end of the football season, and the reality t...
Mar 07, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 378 378 recommendations | email to a friend
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Knights back in NCAA
For the third consecutive season, the Queens College women’s basketball team will be in the NCAA Division II Women’s Basketball Championship. The Knights earned the number-two seed in the East Regi...
Mar 07, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 337 337 recommendations | email to a friend
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St. John’s women fall to DePaul in Big East semis
Despite limiting one of the top offensive teams in the Big East to 59 points, the St. John’s women’s basketball team’s bid for a second-straight conference championship ended Monday night ,as No. 1...
Mar 07, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 446 446 recommendations | email to a friend
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Knights end season strong
The 14th-ranked Queens College women’s basketball team wrapped up a historic regular season campaign with an 84-66 win over Daemen College last week, the Knights’ 16th consecutive victory. The team...
Feb 28, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 358 358 recommendations | email to a friend
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Losing season or not, St. John's on the rise
We’ve reached the time of year where the NCAA Tournament is most certainly on your mind if you are a basketball fan. If it’s not, wake up and smell the coffee! Championship week is only a week away...
Feb 28, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 484 484 recommendations | email to a friend
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Ponds stellar again, as St. John’s top Georgetown
Trailing by one at the half, the St. John’s men’s basketball team sank 52 percent of its field goals tries in the latter stanza, including a 4-of-5 effort from downtown, to outlast arch-rival Georg...
Feb 28, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 330 330 recommendations | email to a friend
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Rejection and Redemption: The Phillip Carr Story
Today, Phillip Carr is one of the best basketball players in the Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference, averaging over 17 points and nearly 10 rebounds per game as a junior at Morgan State University. He...
Feb 28, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 378 378 recommendations | email to a friend
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Levine Brings Unnecessary Headache to Yankees Camp
The start of spring training is supposed to be nothing but sunshine and lollipops for any major league baseball team. After a long winter, the boys of summer report to Florida and Arizona respectiv...
Feb 21, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 383 383 recommendations | email to a friend
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