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Special standards apply in motorcycle accidents

Riding a motorcycle in New York City carries with it a certain amount of benefits and several downsides as well. New York City traffic congestion is legendary, and in many cases, riding a motorcycle is the most efficient way to get from one part of the city to another.  However, that has to be offset…

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Premises liability laws hold property owners accountable for slip and fall accidents

From the moment you step outside of your front door, you are at the mercy of the outside world when it comes to being involved in an accident.  Nowhere is it more prevalent than in New York City, where there are hazards every step of the way. One of the more common types of accidents…

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Proving negligence is the key in a trip and fall lawsuit

Walk enough steps and sooner or later, you will stumble, trip and maybe even take a tumble.  It happens all the time, no matter how much care we take and in many instances through no fault of our own. In a place like New York City, where walking is often the preferred mode of transportation,…

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Nursing home neglect can take many forms

Placing a loved one in a nursing home is already tough decision, but if you discover that they have been the victim of abuse or neglect, it can turn things into an even more emotionally charged situation. Stories abound about elderly nursing home patients being abused, robbed, neglected or otherwise mistreated, despite family members doing…

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