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June 28, 2017

Accident Lawyer Discusses Government Plan To Privatize Air Traffic Control

Should the country’s air traffic control towers be controlled by the private sector? That’s the question buzzing around Washington lately, after the current administration introduced plans to convert the nation’s government-run air traffic control system to a private system. In essence, the plan would cease FAA oversight over the tracking and guiding of airplanes and put it in the hands o...
Accident Lawyer Discusses Government Plan To Privatize Air Traffic Control
June 27, 2017

NY Airline Accident Lawyer On Remembering The Worst Accident In Aviation History

Remembering the past is important for many reasons, including preventing horrific events from occurring again. The year 2017 marks 40 years since the deadliest accident in all of aviation history. It occurred on March 27,1977 on the tiny island of Tenerife, part of the Spanish-controlled Canary Islands located off the coast of West Africa. How Did the Tenerife Accident Happen? The Tener...
NY Airline Accident Lawyer On Remembering The Worst Accident In Aviation History
June 26, 2017

Airline Accident Lawyer Discusses Pilot Landing At Wrong Airport

It’s a mix-up that could have had deadly consequences. Media reports state that the National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) recently released a report about a serious pilot error that took place in July 2016. Instead of landing at Rapid City Regional Airport in South Dakota, the plane landed six miles away at Ellsworth Air Force Base. The report says that two pilots flying a Delta A...
Airline Accident Lawyer Discusses Pilot Landing At Wrong Airport
May 25, 2017

Train Accident Lawyer Discusses Upcoming NTSB Valhalla Train Crash Report

As reported by CBS New York, the National Transportation Safety Bureau (NTSB) is set to release the results of its investigation of a deadly train accident that took place two years ago in Valhalla, New York. The crash, which occurred on February 3, 2015 in the evening hours, involved a commuter train on Metro-North Railroad’s Harlem Line. The train struck a vehicle, killing the car’s dri...
Train Accident Lawyer Discusses Upcoming NTSB Valhalla Train Crash Report
May 24, 2017

How The Montreal Convention Protects You During International Travel

As the recent disturbing incident involving a passenger violently removed from a United Airlines flight shows, few airline passengers are aware of their rights. What happens if you’re injured on a flight? What if another passenger assaults you? What if you trip over another passenger’s carry-on and suffer a concussion in the middle of the plane’s aisle? These are all incidents that can ha...
How The Montreal Convention Protects You During International Travel
May 23, 2017

Auto Accident Lawyer In New York City Discusses The Dangers Of Wet Roads

Spring is often called a time of renewal. It’s a time when people get to hang up their winter coats and look forward to warmer weather. Although the weather during springtime can be unpredictable — shifting rapidly between cold and warm — rain is generally something you can count on happening in the months leading up to summer. If you’re driving in the springtime, it’s important to rememb...
Auto Accident Lawyer In New York City Discusses The Dangers Of Wet Roads
May 23, 2017

NYC Pedestrian Accident Lawyer Discusses Rise In Pedestrian Deaths

According to a new report released by the Governors Highway Safety Association (GHSA), pedestrian fatalities increased by 11 percent in 2016 alone — the biggest single-year increase ever and highest number in more than 20 years. The report states that the three main reasons for the spike in pedestrian deaths include: An improved economy More pedestrian traffic Distraction du...
NYC Pedestrian Accident Lawyer Discusses Rise In Pedestrian Deaths
May 22, 2017

Pedestrian Accident Lawyer Gives Tips On Being Safe When You Walk In The City

Perhaps more than any other city in the country, New York City is a city known for walking. In one of the busiest cities in the world, walking is often faster than driving, which is why there are so many pedestrians on the streets of NYC. What many people don’t realize, however, is that the number of pedestrian deaths has increased dramatically in recent years. According to a 2017 NPR r...
Pedestrian Accident Lawyer Gives Tips On Being Safe When You Walk In The City
May 22, 2017

Is Canada Headed For A Major Aviation Disaster?

Canada has one of the best aviation safety rankings in the world, and Air Canada is widely considered one of the safest airlines to fly. However, a recent survey of aviation inspectors for Transport Canada reveals that budget cuts have left many Canadian aviation experts worried about the possibility of a future accident. Canadian Aviation Inspectors Worry Financial Cuts Could Put Passe...
Is Canada Headed For A Major Aviation Disaster?
May 22, 2017

Lawyer Discusses Report Naming Brooklyn Bridge “Structurally Deficient”

A new report includes the Brooklyn Bridge among thousands of “structurally deficient” bridges in the United States. According to the American Road & Transportation Builders Association (ARTBA), more than 55,000 bridges in the U.S. are in “poor or worse condition.” The ARTBA says that the overall number of deficient bridges has declined in recent years, however, there are still tens of...
Lawyer Discusses Report Naming Brooklyn Bridge “Structurally Deficient”