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Common Accidents While Vacationing In New York

New York is the most popular tourist destination in the country. In 2009, more than 45.2 million Americans visited New York. In fact, New York City has overtaken Orlando, Florida as the most popular tourist spot in the United States.

What To Do If You Are Injured While On Vacation

Most of us eagerly await the vacation that we spent time and money planning, whether it is for a weekend getaway to somewhere local or a week-long break in an exotic locale. Regardless of what type of vacation you take,

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New York Lawyers Risky Roadway Accidents

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) ranks New York’s risky roads as one of the most dangerous roadways in the country with the highest rate of fatal accidents. Unfortunately, New York has roadways designed around the car, in a

New York Lawyers Fighting Maritime Negligence

There are three major passenger ship cruise terminals in the Port of New York. This means that millions of people travel to and from the Big Apple every year, both for leisure and business. Travelers include domestic and international travel.

5 Common Causes of New York Subway Accidents

Approximately 5.3 million New Yorkers, including tourists, ride over 660 miles of passenger service tracks every day. This makes the New York City subway system the seventh largest system in the world. With so many riders, it is important that

International Airplane Accidents: What Are My Legal Rights?

Millions of people fly on airplanes everyday for leisure and business. The chances of being involved in an aviation accident are slim. In fact, only about 1 in 5 million airplanes crash. Unfortunately, however, when an airplane accident does occur,

Common Types of Cruise Ship Accidents

A cruise should be a relaxing and fun experience. Whether you are traveling with friends or family, you expect to have a safe time on your cruise. Unfortunately, cruise line companies cut corners in an attempt to increase their profits.

The Dangers of Boating Accidents For New York Tourists

When the weather permits, a favorite pastime for New Yorkers and those visiting the state is recreational boating and other water-related activities. However, as fun as it may be, the United States Coast Guard (USCG) reports that approximately 4,000 boating

Common Causes of Pedestrian Accidents for New York Visitors

Pedestrian foot traffic is a popular way to get around New York City. The streets are populated with walkers, runners and especially tourists. While foot traffic is common, unfortunately so is the rate of accidents involving pedestrians. New York is

Amusement Park Accidents: Not All Fun and Games

Visiting New York can be exciting and fun. Amongst the many places to visit are amusement parks. In fact, amusement parks are one of the most preferred sigh-seeing must do’s for tourists in New York. Although these parks and attractions