It was a mild winter, but New Yorkers are still eager to get out and celebrate spring. One way to do that is to get on your motorcycle and ride.
New York City residents and commuters rely on mass transit to get them to and from their jobs each day, as well as to many other destinations. As such, it is expected that the drivers, operators and pilots will be focused, sober and occupied with the task at hand.
As a worker in the construction injury, you likely understand the risks inherent with any job site. And while it's true that employers do have responsibilities regarding safety -- such as ensuring safety training is conducted, providing the proper safety equipment and maintaining machinery -- it's also true that workers have some responsibilities for maintaining personal safety.
When something bad happens, many people have the instinct to apologize, regardless of whether or not they did something wrong. People say "I'm sorry" when almost bumping into another person in a hallway or "I'm sorry" for being justifiably late to a meeting.
When Manhattan gets hit with a winter storm, the city can get buried fast under a blanket of snow and ice. That's a recipe for disastrous slip and fall accidents that can cause a lot of serious damage.