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Buses Collide In Greenwich

Posted: April 10, 2019 | Categories: Bus Accidents

Buses, particularly school buses, are one of the safest methods of transportation for students to and from school. Those who ride school buses are 70 times more likely to arrive at school or home safe than those who use other methods of transportation. Other buses, such as those used by the Metro Transit Authority, are […]

Train Companies Ignore Recommended Safety Upgrades

Posted: April 9, 2019 | Categories: Personal Injury

Travel by train or bus can be a safe, enjoyable, and economical way to travel. While trains are generally safe for passengers, following these tips can help to ensure that you remain safe for your journey. If you have to move once the train is in motion, forgo the macho swagger and hold onto the […]

Boating Accidents On The Rise Since 2018

Posted: | Categories: Boating Accidents

New York State, with its many freshwater rivers and lakes as well as miles of coastline, has a thriving boating industry. Many of these boats are recreational vehicles, used by residents and visitors alike. In New York, recreational boating is a $2 billion-dollar industry and covers both powerboats and non-motorized boats. Motorized boats require registration, […]

MTA Bus Crashes Into Bagel Shop

Posted: April 8, 2019 | Categories: Bus Accidents

In the period from 2015 through 2018, MTA buses were involved in a whopping 21,823 crashes. This equates to an average of 23 crashes per day. During this time period, at least 2,520 people were injured and 14 people had died. Recent court testimony revealed when involved in a collision, drivers of MTA buses called […]

Vision Zero Initiative Aimed To Lower Pedestrian And Cycling Deaths

Posted: April 4, 2019 | Categories: Bicycle Accidents

Mayor Bill de Blasio’s Vision Zero Initiative is aimed to not only reduce pedestrian deaths in New York City but to also protect the lives of those who cycle in the city. According to the NYC Department of Health and Hygiene, 25% of New York City residents bicycle through the city at least once a […]

One Dead And 2 Injured After Horrible Crash

Posted: April 1, 2019 | Categories: Car Accidents

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) advocates seat belt use for all passengers and drivers of motor vehicles. In 2016, 23,714 drivers and passengers were killed in auto accidents, and more than half of teens and adults killed in auto accidents were not wearing seat belts. Seat belt use can reduce serious injuries […]

Man Caused Delays After Jumping In Front Of Train

Posted: March 29, 2019 | Categories: Train Accidents

When it comes to subway and railway deaths in New York, suicide is the primary cause of death. In 2013, there were 28 deaths by a subway train. Of those, 16 were attributed to suicide. That number is down from 2010 when a staggering 35 of 51 fatalities were believed to be suicide. Hudson Valley […]

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