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LOOKING @ SMALL PLANE CRASHES

SCHUMER: AMIDST SPATE OF LI PLANE CRASHES & FOLLOWING PUSH, NTSB WILL HOST FIRST-EVER LONG ISLAND SEMINAR ON AVIATION SAFETY; AVIATION MEETING WILL ADDRESS RECENT TREND OF SMALL PLANE CRASHES ...
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GOOSE COOKED

As she walking her dog, Joan C. was allegedly attacked by another pouch that belonged to an employee of the Trump National Golf Club. (At the time, Scott B. used the dog to chase geese off the golf ...
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CASINO SPOILS

While at a casino, Frank M. was hit by a pane of glass that fell off a video slot machine. Two years later, Frank sued IGT, the machine’s manufacturer, for negligently designing the device. And ...
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CLAIMS AGAINST NYC DROPPED?

Comptroller Stringer Releases “ClaimStat 2.0” Report and Annual Claims Report Comptroller’s Office enters into partnerships with DEP, DCAS, DOT, and DSNY Rob Wilson/Shutterstock.com ...
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BUSTING CHOPSTICKS

Two months after she slipped and fell on ice in New Chopsticks House’s parking lot, Veronica G. hired a private investigator to conduct some surveillance. And, apparently, the investigator ...
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MORE MTA MONEY

SCHUMER, GILLIBRAND ANNOUNCE OVER $1.5 MILLION IN FEDERAL FUNDING FOR THE NEW YORK METROPOLITAN TRANSPORTATION AUTHORITY Department of Transportation Funding will be used to Improve Visibility of ...
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FLIGHT CANCELLED

While retrieving her luggage outside a Delta Air Lines terminal, Florence S. slipped off the curb and was injured When she later sued the airline, alleging that a defective curb caused her to fall, ...
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CHUCK'S FOCUSED ON RAIL SAFETY

AMIDST YET ANOTHER DERAILMENT, CRITICAL SAFETY STANDARDS STILL OFF TRACK & STUCK IN BUREAUCRACY; NOT A SINGLE SLEEP APNEA TEST HAS BEEN PERFORMED BY LIRR & INWARD CAMS NOT INSTALLED ...
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CUOMO'S ON TRACK

Governor Cuomo Announces Latest Round of Rail Inspections Crude Oil Track Defects Found and Corrected Throughout New York State Governor Andrew M. Cuomo recenty announced the successful completion of ...
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NYC TRAFFIC FATALITIES DECLINE

Vision Zero: Mayor de Blasio Announces 2016 Saw Fewest Fatalities Ever on New York City Streets Bucking strong national trends, 2016’s 229 traffic fatalities were fewest ever in New York City, ...
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NO INCREASED RISK OF DISEASE FOR ATHLETES?

High school football players, 1956-1970, did not have increase of neurodegenerative diseases Mayo Clinic A Mayo Clinic study published in Mayo Clinic Proceedings found that varsity football players ...
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de BLASIO'S VISION ZERO

Vision Zero: Entering Busy Holiday Shopping Season, Mayor de Blasio Announces Progress of Dusk & Darkness Safety Initiative and Reminds New Yorkers That "Your Choices Matter" NYPD and ...
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CRASH COST HIM 20-YEARS-TO-LIFE IN STATE PRISON

DA VANCE: SHAUN MARTIN SENTENCED TO 20 YEARS-TO-LIFE IN PRISON FOR DEADLY 2013 EAST VILLAGE CRASH Manhattan District Attorney Cyrus R. Vance, Jr., recently announced the sentencing of SHAUN MARTIN, ...
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RECKLESSLY LED TO WORKER'S DEATH

DA VANCE: CONSTRUCTION COMPANY FOREMAN CONVICTED AT TRIAL IN CONNECTION WITH WORKER’S DEATH Foreman Declined to Remove his Workers from Illegal Trench Despite Repeated Warnings on Day of Fatal ...
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SAFE OF SAFEWAY

Safeway Will Rehire Store Clerk and Pay $27,000 to Settle EEOC Disability Discrimination Lawsuit Grocery Store Fired Clerk Based on Disability, Federal Agency Said Safeway, Inc. will pay $27,000 in ...
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MAKING CRUDE OIL LESS VOLATILE

SCHUMER’S INTERVENTION SUCCESSFULLY MOVES FEDS TO TAKE FIRST MAJOR STEP TOWARD REQUIRING OIL COMPANIES TO MAKE HIGHLY FLAMMABLE CRUDE OIL LESS VOLATILE BEFORE IT IS SHIPPED THROUGH NYS ...
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LACKING INDEPENDENCE

Herbert Blatt filed suit after he tripped over a "hazardous condition" created by another independent contractor. While you aren't usually liable for the acts of an independent ...
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IT'S THE MOST DANGEROUS TIME OF YEAR

Vision Zero: De Blasio Administration Announces Major Dusk And Darkness Safety Initiative At Start Of Most Dangerous Season On City Streets October 27, 2016 Drivers should obey the speed limit, slow ...
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CALL OFF THE DOGS!

As Danielle G. was offering assistance to a dog stuck in a fence, the animal reportedly lunged at, and injured, the poor woman's face. After a lawsuit was filed, the animal's custodian asked ...
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DRIVER PUNISHED FOR KILLING SENIOR

DA VANCE: DRIVER SENTENCED TO 1 2/3-TO-5 YEARS IN PRISON FOR STRIKING, KILLING 57-YEAR-OLD PEDESTRIAN ON THE LOWER EAST SIDE Manhattan District Attorney Cyrus R. Vance, Jr., recently announced the ...
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INSTALL SPEED-MONITORING DEVICES

SPEEDING TRUCKS ARE NO STRANGER TO NY’ERS BUT NEW TECHNOLOGY—READY FOR INSTALLATION—COULD MAKE BARRELING BIG RIGS A THING OF THE PAST; SENATOR SAYS DRIVERS WOULD BE SAFER & ...
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POLITCO'S PTC PERSONAL PLEA

SCHUMER BRINGS FRA ADMINISTRATOR FEINBERG TO SCHENECTADY, MAKES PERSONAL CASE FOR $33 MILLION FEDERAL GRANT TO INSTALL LIFE SAVING PTC TECHNOLOGY ON TRACKS FROM POUGHKEEPSIE TO SCHENECTADY; SENATOR ...
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NYCHA WORKERS SKIRTED SAFETY CHECKS

DOI Report Exposes NYCHA’s Failure to Maintain Fire Safety Devices DOI Commissioner Mark G. Peters. Image Credit: CityLaw The Department of Investigation’s Report found that NYCHA ...
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FLOWERY FALL

After she fell in front of Bangert’s Flowers store, Tanya B. filed a personal injury lawsuit against the shop, and the property’s owner. When Bangert’s sought to have the case ...
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UPGRADE QUEENS RAIL CROSSINGS!

Meng Urges NYC and New York and Atlantic Railway to Implement Safety Improvements Outlined in Probe of Maspeth, Queens Train Crash U.S. Rep. Grace Meng (D-Queens) recently urged the City of New York ...
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