A Brooklyn landlord and pastor was arraigned this week on charges stemming from his alleged role in the deadly fire that consumed the apartments he owned on Nov. 19, 2014.
According to a recent report by the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering and Medicine, as many as 20 percent of deaths resulting from traumatic injuries like the kind suffered by victims of gunshots and car accidents are preventable.
Elevators have been around for many years and are generally a safe mode of ascending and descending between multiple floors in a building. However, this does not mean that elevators are completely without risk.
You have rights if you are injured at a construction site in New York State. You may be covered under your employer's workers' compensation insurance. You also may have a personal injury claim against another party.
The 4th of July proved deadly for four individuals involved in a head-on collision in Yaphank, Long Island, Suffolk County Police reported.
If you are getting ready to celebrate the Fourth of July weekend, the Suffolk County Police Commissioner encourages you to be safe.