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What Does It Mean to Be Classified as “Permanently Partially Disabled”?
Oct 19, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 145 145 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 | 115 115 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 | 116 116 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 | 294 294 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 | 320 320 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 | 322 322 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 | 701 701 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 | 684 684 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 | 668 668 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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Great Day, or the Greatest?
There are certain days of the year on the sports calendar that just bring about an excitement in me that is equivalent to a little kid opening up presents on Christmas day. This Sunday at noon is o...
Sep 05, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 152 152 recommendations | email to a friend
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Boxing returns to Queens on Saturday
RWNY to host event by Holyfield’s The Real Deal
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Terriers wins three straight, look to repeat in NEC
So far, so good. The St. Francis Brooklyn Terriers men’s soccer squad is in the midst of a dynastic run, which has seen them bring home three of the last four Northeast Conference (NEC) Championshi...
Sep 05, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 149 149 recommendations | email to a friend
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Saturday’s preseason tune-up a sign of things to come for local football fans
Preseason football should always be taken with a grain of salt. It’s one of the theories I’ve based my life and my football fandom on. More often than not, it’s wise not to jump the gun. Unless of ...
Aug 29, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 176 176 recommendations | email to a friend
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Far Rock native makes waves from Beach Channel to UConn
Years ago, a typical day for Folorunso Fatukasi and his Beach Channel High School teammates consisted of classes, football and $1 rice with chicken, plus some empanadas from a Spanish restaurant or...
Aug 29, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 172 172 recommendations | email to a friend
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College bound: CTK assistant joins Queens College staff
Working at home isn’t a bad gig if you can get it – just ask Henry “Hank” Dickman. The 26-year-old Christ the King basketball alum and former assistant coach at the Middle Village high school will ...
Aug 29, 2017 | 2 2 comments | 166 166 recommendations | email to a friend
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Sharapova pulls off upset on first day of 2017 Open
The 2017 U.S. Open officially got underway on Monday at the USTA National Tennis Center in Flushing Meadows-Corona Park. Rafael Nadal was the top seen on the men's side, while Karolina Pliskova was...
Aug 29, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 164 164 recommendations | email to a friend
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Knights tennis squad second in preseason poll
The Queens College women's tennis team was selected second in the East Coast Conference (ECC) Women's Tennis Preseason Poll on Monday, as voted upon by the league's head coaches. Queens garnered 58...
Aug 22, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 194 194 recommendations | email to a friend
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Giants Season Full of Promise, But With Two “Giant” Concerns
The 2016 season was a feel good season for the New York Giants in a variety of different ways. First-year head coach Ben McAdoo led the team to their first playoff appearance in five seasons and pu...
Aug 22, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 190 190 recommendations | email to a friend
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St. Francis teams set to face Notre Dame, St. John’s, Seton Hall
Tis the season of schedule releases. Even though fall sports are just around the corner for colleges and high schools nationwide, most are simultaneously gearing up for basketball, which begins in ...
Aug 22, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 189 189 recommendations | email to a friend
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USTA announces wild cards for singles tourney
The USTA announced that former US Open singles champion Maria Sharapova, young American Taylor Townsend, reigning US Open girls’ champion Kayla Day, 2017 US Open Wild Card Challenge winner Sofia Ke...
Aug 22, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 181 181 recommendations | email to a friend
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Liberty RISE for the win, on and off the court
For the third consecutive season, the New York Liberty have earned a spot in the WNBA playoffs. But the game was far from the most important occurrence on August 20. Currently, the New York-based s...
Aug 22, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 178 178 recommendations | email to a friend
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Local NBA star’s Skills Academy transcends basketball
Maurice Harkless made about 60 new friends this past weekend. At the Boys and Girls Club of Metro Queens in Jamaica, the 24-year-old NBA forward returned to his home borough to hold the first ever ...
Aug 15, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 208 208 recommendations | email to a friend
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Subway Series Brings Out Best in New York Baseball Fans
It’s a stressful time of the year if you're a fan of a baseball team in a pennant race. Every day the pressure mounts, every day you are scoreboard watching, and the importance of each game seems t...
Aug 15, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 65 65 recommendations | email to a friend
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Diamante embraces past, looks forward to future
Leaving Nets PA job after six year with club
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