News

  • Oct 04

    Speed Cameras in School Zone

    The New York Times has recently reported that New York State and New York City officials have brokered a deal to reactivate speed cameras around New York City schools for the 2018 school year. In August, Gov.  Cuomo signed an executive order ...  Read More

  • Sep 12

    Bicycle & Pedestrian Accidents

    The number of pedestrians and bicyclists involved in traffic- related fatalities nationwide has risen sharply in recent years, after decades of decline. Pedestrian deaths marked their biggest increase in years, and 2016 saw more bicyclists die ...  Read More

  • Oct 24

    Bicycle Share Accidents

    A recent Wall Street Journal article highlighted New York City bike-share programs and the problems that accompany them.   Doctors say they are treating far more injuries, including traumatic ones, related to cycling. In a paper issued last ...  Read More

  • Oct 19

    Drowsy Drivers and car accidents

    Drowsy driving is a widespread issue among motorists in the United States. According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA), drowsy driving led to roughly 72,000 accidents, 44,000 injuries and 800 deaths in 2013 alone. ...  Read More

  • Dec 04

    TRAGIC CHILD DEATH IN CAR ACCIDENT

    The Wall Street Journal reported today that a 10-year-old girl was killed and her pregnant mother was forced into labor when they were struck by a minivan in Brooklyn. The girl and her mother were hit just before 9 p.m. Tuesday as they were ...  Read More

  • Jul 30

    NY Man Accidentally Hits Ex-Girlfriend in Fatal DWI Accident

    The New York Post reported on July 29th that a Long Island man was allegedly under psychiatric evaluation after running over his ex-girlfriend while supposedly driving under the influence. Lawrence Pagano of Suffolk County, New York was driving ...  Read More

  • Jul 17

    Hit-and-Run Driver Arrested after Fatally Striking a Brooklyn Man

    The New York Daily News reported that a 32-year-old man leaving a bar was fatally struck in a hit-and-run accident on June 29th. Mr. Bryan Loughran had just left a bar in Gerritsen Beach, Brooklyn and was walking across the street to his car ...  Read More

  • Jun 25

    NYPD Vehicle Brutally Strikes a Pedestrian

    The New York Daily News reported today that a marked NYPD police car responding to a crime scene struck a teen girl in the Bronx early Saturday morning: Witnesses told the newspaper that the police car was speeding and passed a red light. Police ...  Read More

  • Jun 23

    N.J. Woman Rear-Ended by Mail Truck Driver Who Was Eating a Sandwich

    The New York Daily News reported that a United States Post truck driver distracted when eating a sandwich slammed into the back of a car in New Jersey sending its female driver to the hospital. Willard May, 43, of Delaware, was headed down Route ...  Read More

  • Jun 12

    Brooklyn Man Gets Crushed In Deadly Forklift Accident

    The New York Daily News reported today that a man was killed when a forklift crushed a Brooklyn worker in a freak accident Tuesday night. Gustavo Tapia, 22, was killed while using a walk-behind forklift to push a co-worker – who was manning ...  Read More