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May 2015 Archives

Fatal Amtrak crash renews urgency for automatic-braking ability

A Dec. 31 deadline that was set by Congress back in 2008 was put in place so that trains and railroads would adopt a system designed to automatically slow down trains if the engineer failed to lower speed limits or adhere to track signals. As of May 2015, however, this automatic-breaking equipment known as "positive train control" has been installed in only about half of the trains in the nation and along a little more than half of the tracks of the United States railways.

Should child safety seats be replaced after a wreck?

Those who were in an accident likely had their insurance company, or the insurance company of the at-fault driver, repair their vehicle according to their auto insurance coverage limits. But what about the child safety seat that was in the vehicle during the accident?

Is Childhood Lead Poisoning A Serious Problem In New York City?

Despite decades of work to eliminate lead poisoning, many New York-based children suffer from this type of poisoning each year. While the problem has certainly improved over the years, it remains a public health concern upon which New York health professionals and lawmakers work diligently to rectify.

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Past President NYSTLA
Big Apple | Pothole & Sidewalk Protection Committee
Trial Lawyers Care
Super Lawyers
Take Justice Back | www.takejusticeback.com
Life Member | Million Dollar Advocates Forum | Multi-Million Dollar Advocates Forum | The Top Trial Lawyers in America
American Association for Justice Leaders Forum | Patron 2015
American Association for Justice | Sustaining Member 2015
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