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Study Finds 14 Deficient Bridges on Long Island

According to an article recently published in Patchogue Patch, written by Paige McAtee  it identified 14 bridges on Long Island that were deemed structurally deficient based on the State transportation departments report that has identified 56,000 structurally deficient U.S. bridges overall. According to the report quoted within the article: Of the 17,462 bridges in New York,… read more

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When Valentine’s Day is a Health Hazard

  A romantic evening at the emergency room isn’t the Valentine’s Day most people have in mind but candy, flowers and kissing can come with hidden health hazards to pets, children and people with allergies. Food allergies Over 30,000 people end up in the emergency room each year because of food allergies and the number… read more

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NYC Doorman Dies Shoveling Snow in Freak Accident

According to the NYPD and reported by the NY Post, an Upper Eastside Doorman was killed today in a freak accident while shoveling snow.  He fell through a glass window and had his throat slit by glass, police sources said.  The 57 year old was shoveling snow leading downward into the lobby at an apartment… read more

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Constantly Sick? Maybe this is Why!

It’s that time of the year again. The cold and flu season is upon us. Germs that cause illness hide in some hard to reach places.Want to avoid an infection? Worry less about the public restroom and more about what’s going on in your own home, particularly in the kitchen. People have a tendency to… read more

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Scholarship Created to Help Combat Distracted Driving

Long Island, New York, January, 2017 – Personal injury law firm Rosenberg & Gluck, LLP is doing its part to help prevent distracted driving by creating a $5,000 scholarship to help a student offset the cost of college while raising awareness on the issue. The statistics are harrowing. Every day in the United States, over… read more

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Deaths from Recent Train Crashes – All Preventable

Unfortunately, 2017 started with yet another train crash. A Long Island Rail Road (LIRR) commuter train crashed at the Atlantic Terminal in Brooklyn, injuring more than 100 passengers. Fortunately, the injuries were less serious compared to the crash at Hoboken Terminal in New Jersey on September 29, 2016, which killed one bystander, injured more than… read more

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The Killer on New Year’s Eve

New Year’s Eve Drunk Driving Kills It is no secret that alcohol and driving is a lethal combination. One bad decision can lead to death, injury and destruction, not to mention a lifetime of regret. Nothing says Happy New Year better than the pop of a champagne. Combine that champagne toast with an open bar… read more

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Hazardous Holiday Season

Sadly there were three serious house fires on Long Island last week.  Many homeowners are very concerned about fire hazards in their own home following these recent tragedies.  There are many hazards linked to the holiday season. There is nothing more festive around the holidays than a live Christmas tree, gaily decorated with twinkling lights, the… read more

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Beware of Recalled Toys Still On Store Shelves

With the hustle & bustle of the holidays approaching, many parents and caregivers are scrambling to get their kids the hottest toys of the season. However, too many adults assume that if a toy has made it onto a retailer’s shelves, it is safe for children to play with. The sheer number of toys and… read more

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