Year: 2022

Daily Harvest Issues Recall After Lentil Dish Sickens Customers

Posted On June 27, 2022 In Personal injury

Following widespread complaints of severe illness after eating vegan food delivery service Daily Harvest’s French Lentil + Leek Crumbles dish, the meal service issued a recall of the dish on June 17, 2022.

Complaints of illness have included not only nausea and vomiting, but also severe and agonizing pain, and even organ damage, including to the liver and gallbladder.…

Top Causes of New York Construction Site Accidents

Posted On June 14, 2022 In Construction Accidents

The construction industry in New York is once again booming. It is not possible to walk for a few minutes without locating a construction site nearby, especially in New York City. While this is obviously good for the state’s economy, it comes with risks.

North Brooklyn Calls to Improve Grand Street Bike Lane for Bicycle Safety

Posted On June 7, 2022 In Personal injury

Brooklyn is no longer a bike-friendly city. According to the NYC Department of Transportation (DOT), there were 2,122 injuries to bicyclists and nine bicyclists fatalities in Brooklyn in 2020. These numbers are the highest of the five New York boroughs, making Brooklyn the most dangerous borough for bicyclists. 

Thousands of Violations Found in NYC Construction Safety Audit

Posted On May 24, 2022 In Construction Accidents

Following a series of construction-related deaths, The New York City Department of Buildings (DOB) commenced a citywide zero-tolerance construction safety campaign on June 1, 2021. The DOB conducted thousands of inspections throughout the city, hoping to stop the increasing construction worker fatality rates. 

What Are the 4 A’s of Motorcycle Safety?

Posted On May 17, 2022 In Personal injury

A motorcycle provides a cost-effective, fuel-efficient, and enjoyable mode of transportation. While motorcyclists across the United States greatly enjoy riding, there are also significant dangers associated with riding, particularly around other motor vehicles. Motorcyclists have far less protection than drivers and are substantially more likely to suffer life-threatening harm in an accident.