Archive for June 22, 2016

4 Safety Tips for Uber Passengers – Advice from a New York City Accident Lawyer

  • June 13, 2016
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Uber has revolutionized the transportation industry. On average, Uber drivers provide 1 million rides per day, and the service is available in more than 400 cities. Although ride-sharing is cheaper and more convenient than traditional taxis, passengers take certain risks…

What Are the “Fatal Four” Hazards in the Construction Industry? New York City Accident Lawyer Explains

  • June 6, 2016
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Construction sites are peppered with hazards, which is why this is one of the most dangerous industries in the United States. According to the Occupational Safety & Health Administration, construction workers accounted for at least 20.5 percent of job-related deaths…

Grass-Roots Groups and Gov’t Officials Campaign to Change Term Car “Accidents” to “Crashes” – New York City Injury Lawyer Investigates

  • June 2, 2016
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Grass-roots groups and government officials are campaigning to change the term car “accidents” to “crashes.” According to The New York Times, advocates argue that the word “accident” implies that collisions are the uncontrollable outcomes of fate rather than human error…