Manhattan bus accident attributed to unusual distraction

Everyone can get distracted while driving, and commercial bus drivers are no exception. Distractions that safety experts most commonly talk about include texting or using a phone while driving, adjusting the radio, looking for something that has fallen off the seat, arguing with another passenger and looking at scenery. However, distractions are not limited to… read more

What NOT to say after a car accident

Car accidents are unexpected and disorienting, but it’s important to pay attention to your conduct after one happens. If you are involved in an accident, remember not to say these three things. “Sorry” For some people, it’s instinctual to apologize whenever something doesn’t go exactly as expected. These are the people who say, “Sorry!” when… read more

NY politicians grapple with sexual assault allegations

Eight former legislative staffers testified before the state Assembly recently, outlining not only the sexual harassment they say they were subjected to, but also how top lawmakers and staff worked to discredit and silence them. Their testimony comes as more leading figures in the worlds of politics, entertainment, sports and business come under scrutiny for… read more

Truck accident fatalities in New York

Commercial trucking is one of the essential components involved in keeping the domestic market moving as it is responsible for the delivery of countless consumer goods to end users and to businesses. In New York, there is respect for this work but there is also a concern about the safety of large commercial trucks on… read more

The hidden costs of an accident

Sometimes, people who are injured in an accident feel reluctant to take the matter to court. You may feel bad for the person at fault for the incident or you may simply want to put the traumatic experience in the past as soon as possible. But, choosing not to seek compensation could be more expensive… read more

3 Deadly daycare hazards

If your child is under the age of twelve, you know the struggle of finding care options while you’re at work or after they are done with school. Sometimes, that may mean leaving your child with a new daycare, babysitter or at a friend’s house. Especially for very young children, there are many hazards in… read more