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How Common Are New York Construction Accidents? Construction accidents are unfortunately all too common in New York City. In fact, construction is one of the most dangerous industries to work in, period. According to data from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, the construction industry had a fatality rate of 9.4 per 100,000 full-time equivalent workers...

Common New York Car Accidents and Injuries Car accidents are unfortunately all too common in New York. According to the New York State Department of Motor Vehicles, there were over 293,000 car accidents in the state in 2017 alone. And while some car accidents are relatively minor fender benders, others can be much more serious, resulting...

Operators of private ambulances, hospital ambulances, police cruisers, fire trucks and other emergency vehicles may permissibly violate traffic laws when responding to an actual emergency. These first- responders are allowed to exceed the speed limit, go through a red light or stop sign and park in areas where stopping or parking would otherwise not be...

New York State’s Dram Shop Act provides a cause of action to individuals who are injured due to a bar serving alcohol either illegally, without the proper SLA licensing, or, when a bar causes a visibly intoxicated person to be served alcohol. The underlying goal of The Dram Shop Act is to punish businesses that...

Bus Accident Lawyers Handling MTA Bus, Transit Bus & Charter Bus Accidents When bus operators fail to exercise the appropriate care in operating their buses, those injured as a result may possess the legal right to recover money damages for medical bills, lost wages and  pain and suffering. Whether you or someone you love was...

There are many different ways that you may be injured as the result of an UBER – you may be an Uber passenger, a pedestrian struck by an Uber vehicle, or someone in another vehicle. If you are injured as a result, then you may be entitled to compensation for your injuries, pain and suffering....

If you’ve been involved in an accident with an 18-wheeler in NYC, Michael J. Redenburg, Esq. can help right-the-ship If you have been severely injured in a truck accident involving an 18-wheeler big-rig, you can contact our trucking accident law firm for a free, no-obligation consultation.  Our law firm is dedicated to helping victims of...

From time to time, New York City gets plummeted with snow and hail during the winter season.  It may look pretty when it first blankets the landscape, but it is also extremely dangerous for those upon the roads, highways and interstates. And because Manhattanites are not met with heavy snowfall ever year, the City can...

The New York legislature created MVAIC, short for the Motor Vehicle Accident Indemnification Corporation in 1958 and to make sure accident victims received financial compensation in the case of a hit and run for example, where there otherwise would be no insurance coverage. MVAIC is enabled and sustained by representatives of private insurance companies, which...