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May 17, 2016

11 Injured in Queens School Bus Crash

A yellow school bus collided with a car in Queens on Tuesday morning causing the bus to crash into a light pole. According to a report by the New York Daily News, the accident occurred on 167th St. and 73rd Ave. in Fresh Meadows at about 8:10 a.m., Among the 11 people hospitalized, more than..

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May 16, 2016

Brooklyn SUV Crash Injures Four

Three people were critically injured when two SUVs lost control and jumped the curbs, slamming into pedestrians near Rutland Rd. in East Flatbush at about 9:15 a.m. on Monday. A fourth person was listed with serious but non-life-threatening injuries. According to a report by the New York Daily News, the cause of the accident is..

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May 10, 2016

Upper West Side Taxi Accident Nearly Severs Woman’s Arm

Due to the fact that over 240 million passengers are transported each year, taxi cab accidents tend to happen more often in New York City than in other areas of the country. These accidents can have serious consequences for the passengers, other drivers and pedestrians. Accidents involving taxi cabs are responsible for thousands of serious..

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May 9, 2016

Construction Accident in Brooklyn Seriously Injures Three Workers

Construction Accident in Brooklyn Seriously Injures Three Workers Construction accidents can range from minor to debilitating to fatal. Individuals who have been the victims of construction accidents may face a number of difficulties including physical limitations, debilitating injuries, emotional trauma and financial losses. As reported in the New York Post, three construction workers at a..

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May 5, 2016

Queller, Fisher, Washor, Fuchs & Kool Accepting New York IVC Filter Cases

Our Attorneys Protect the Rights of New York Victims of Defective IVC Filters The IVC (Inferior Vena Cava) is a major vein in the human body which transports blood from the lower body to the heart. Retrievable IVC Filters are cage-like, spider-shaped wire devices purportedly designed to protect patients who are at a high risk..

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May 4, 2016

Medical Errors are Third-leading Cause of Death in the United States of America

According to a Study by Johns Hopkins Medical Errors are Third-leading Cause of Death in U.S. In a recent study performed at Johns Hopkins and published in 2016, medical errors are the third-leading cause of death in the United States of America. Dr. Martin Makary, a professor of surgery at the Johns Hopkins University School..

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April 28, 2016

First Department Reverses Lower Court Decision Granting Summary Judgment to the City of New York Pursuant to Labor Law 240(1) and 241(6)

First Department Reverses Lower Court Decision Granting Summary Judgment to the City of New York Pursuant to Labor Law 240(1) and 241(6) In the case Siguencia v City of New York 2016 NY Slip Op 03108, the Appellate Division, First Department, reversed the Decision of the lower court granting summary judgment to the City of..

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April 11, 2016

Injuries and Legal Protection at Construction Job Sites in New York

Injuries and Legal Protection at Construction Job Sites in New York — NY Lawyer Jonny Kool explains In this video, our partner and expert on New York construction law explains injuries and legal protection for Construction Job Sites in New York: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=220vXa0BrNE Have you or someone you love suffered a serious injury in a construction..

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April 5, 2016

Queller, Fisher, Washor, Fuchs & Kool Named a “Best Law Firm” in 2016 by U.S. News & World Report

The partners of Queller, Fisher, Washor, Fuchs & Kool are proud to announce that we have been named as a Best Law Firm for 2016 by U.S. News & World Report. Two of our partners, Barry Washor and Christopher L. Sallay have been named as Best Lawyers in the fields of medical malpractice and personal..

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January 15, 2016

Matthew Maiorana and Christopher L. Sallay Named as Partners

The firm of Queller, Fisher, Washor, Fuchs & Kool, LLP is proud to announce that Matthew Maiorana and Christopher L. Sallay have been named as partners in our firm. Matt has been with our firm for over 10 years and he will continue to represent clients injured through the negligence of others focusing primarily in the areas..

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