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Federal Study Finds Speeding as Common a Cause of Fatal Car Crashes as Drunk Driving

By Taran Provost |

Rare is the driver who isn’t guilty of going over the speed limit at least occasionally, if not every time they’re on the road. For the most part, drivers are able to get away with speeding without causing serious harm to themselves or others. This can reinforce a dangerous habit, allowing drivers to believe… Read More »

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Drowsy Driving a Common Factor in Injury Accident Claims, Research Finds

By Taran Provost |

Everyone knows how dangerous it can be to drive while under the influence of drugs and alcohol, and you’d be hard-pressed to find someone who doesn’t strongly condemn drunk driving. However, our culture is still a long way from realizing the dangers involved in another common driving behavior: drowsy driving. A newly-released study provides… Read More »

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Pedestrian Killed while Walking on Soho Sidewalk

By Taran Provost |

A random accident involving falling debris has taken the life of a Long Island resident and left another pedestrian severely injured. The accident is one example of the types of incidents that give rise to personal injury and wrongful death lawsuits. Read on to learn more about the circumstances surrounding the incident, and speak… Read More »

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Potential New Law Would Offer Greater Protection from Tractor-Trailer Accidents

By Taran Provost |

Tractor trailers and semi-trucks are dangerous, but necessary, fixtures of New York roads and highways. Accidents involving these massive vehicles are far more likely to be lethal to passenger vehicle occupants than the truck driver, and yet it doesn’t always seem that trucking companies and large truck manufacturers are doing all they can to… Read More »

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Common Myths about Bankruptcy, Debunked

By Taran Provost |

Bankruptcy is a subject of some confusion to many Americans. Some see it as a magical cure-all that makes debts disappear with ease, while others see it as a way to permanently destroy your credit score. The truth about bankruptcy is that it can be a lifesaver for people with certain types of consumer… Read More »

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New York Residents’ Snow Removal Obligations

By Taran Provost |

This winter has been particularly snowy for New York residents, with massive storms dumping upwards of ten inches at a time on towns across the Hudson Valley. Snow and ice hold the potential to wreak havoc on New York streets, but they can also pose a hazard on public sidewalks and walkways. In fact,… Read More »

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Recent Accident in Line with Rise in Pedestrian Fatalities

By Taran Provost |

An accident in Suffolk County has resulted in fatal injuries to one woman and serious injuries to her child. The pedestrian casualties are in line with a trend of growing numbers of pedestrian deaths on US roads. Contact a Long Island personal injury lawyer if you’ve been hurt in a pedestrian accident and need… Read More »

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Women More Likely to Suffer Concussion after Blow to Head, Study Finds

By Taran Provost |

Over the years, most research on the effects of brain trauma suffered in sports-related injuries has been done on men’s brains, due to the simple fact that men are injured more often in these types of accidents. In more recent research, scientists have begun to find differences in how women and men incur and… Read More »

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Fatalities on US Roads Up Once Again

By Taran Provost |

After decades where fatalities on US roads fell year after year, deaths in and around America’s motor vehicles have begun rising steadily in the past few years. For yet another year, 2016 saw more deaths on US roads than the year before, with deaths in certain categories rising at an even faster rate than… Read More »

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Recent Study Casts Doubts on Safety of School Bus Drivers

By Taran Provost |

New York State has enacted laws that create high safety standards for school bus drivers. According to a recent report from the state Attorney General’s office, these laws, geared at protecting schoolchildren from dangerous bus drivers, appear to have a loophole that has permitted thousands of traffic violations by bus drivers to go unreported…. Read More »

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