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March 6, 2017

Top 5 Things To Do If You Have Been Involved in a Car Accident

Top 5 Things To Do If You Have Been Involved in a Car Accident

Car accidents can have long term negative effects on injured individuals and their families. Victims of car accidents may face debilitating injuries, such as brain damage, burns, broken bones, amputations, and internal bleeding. The injuries suffered in car accidents may force the victims and their families to face a number of hardships, such as emotional..

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March 2, 2017

Five Common Signs That You May Have Been a Victim of Medical Malpractice

Five Common Signs That You May Have Been a Victim of Medical Malpractice

Medical malpractice cases are among the most complex types of personal injury lawsuits. Often, it is not clear if you or a loved one have been the victim of medical malpractice. There are very few absolutes in the field of medicine and a good outcome is rarely guaranteed. However, patterns tend to emerge and there..

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February 28, 2017

What To Do After Settlement of Your Personal Injury Case

What To Do After Settlement of Your Personal Injury Case

My Personal Injury Case Has Settled, Now What? Many personal injury cases settle before or during trial. When that happens, that does not mean that your involvement in the case has concluded as there are several steps necessary before the settlement can be finalized and payment received. In New York, for a settlement to be..

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February 27, 2017

Medical Malpractice or Not? Bill Paxton Dies from Complications Due to Heart Surgery

Medical Malpractice or Not?  Bill Paxton Dies from Complications Due to Heart Surgery

Famous actor, Bill Paxton, passed away due to complications from heart surgery over the weekend. According to various news reports, including NewsMax Health, the 61-year old movie and television star had a fatal stroke following the heart procedure. Heart procedures carry a very small percentage of risk as related to the possibility of a stroke…

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February 21, 2017

Fire in Times Square Restaurant Injures Two

Fire in Times Square Restaurant Injures Two

Fires are a dangerous reality in New York City given the number of buildings and large population. Early in the morning, more than 200 firefighters responded to a 3-alarm fire, which began around 4:47 a.m. at an 11-story building on 48th Street and 7th Avenue. According to a report by CBS New York, the fire..

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February 16, 2017

11-Year Old Girl Sustains Serious Head Injury When She Is Run Over by School Bus in Crown Heights, Brooklyn

11-Year Old Girl Sustains Serious Head Injury When She Is Run Over by School Bus in Crown Heights, Brooklyn

An 11-year old girl was in the crosswalk when she was struck and run over by a school bus on Wednesday afternoon. According to CBS New York, the accident occurred around 3:30 p.m. at Nostrand Avenue and St. John’s Place in Crown Heights, Brooklyn. According to an eyewitness report, the girl was in the crosswalk..

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February 16, 2017

A Guide to Finding the Best Law Firm for You

A Guide to Finding the Best Law Firm for You

An accident is among the most traumatic and life-altering experiences an individual can endure. If that accident also results in a serious injury or the death of a loved one, the physical, emotional and financial stress that is caused can be catastrophic. If an accident results in an inability to work, the burden can be..

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February 15, 2017

High Winds Pose Danger to New Yorkers, Particularly at Construction Sites

High Winds Pose Danger to New Yorkers, Particularly at Construction Sites

In New York City, there are many dangers that New Yorkers must be aware of. When a “high wind” warning is issued, another danger is added to the list. In recent years, news reports have identified the risks of high winds particularly at construction sites where cranes, equipment and other debris affected by high winds..

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January 31, 2017

67-Year Old Woman Killed in Brighton Beach Pedestrian Accident While Shopping at a Deli

67-Year Old Woman Killed in Brighton Beach Pedestrian Accident While Shopping at a Deli

While shopping at a deli in the Brighton Beach section of Brooklyn, a 67-year old woman was struck and killed by a motor vehicle that jumped the curb. According to a report from the New York Daily News, the 85-year old driver of the vehicle involved in the deadly crash was trying to park his..

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January 25, 2017

Dallin M. Fuchs Settles NYPD Police Brutality Case in the Bronx for $500,000

Dallin M. Fuchs Settles NYPD Police Brutality Case in the Bronx for $500,000

The partners and employees of Queller, Fisher, Washor, Fuchs & Kool, LLP wish to congratulate our partner, Dallin M. Fuchs, on his recent settlement of a Bronx police brutality case involving the New York City Police Department. The case involved a 35-year old man detained by store security at a Target store in the Bronx..

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