Year: 2012


Federal Hours of Service (HOS) regulations affect most drivers of commercial vehicles, including those in New York. Generally, a commercial motor vehicle is a vehicle that is used in interstate commerce and meets minimum weight or passenger criteria. Such vehicles include, for example, trucks weighing over five tons that travel

Plaintiff allegedly slipped & fell on a mat situated outside the door of his apartment building while exiting sustaining injuries. Defendant moved for summary judgment dismissing the complaint on the ground that it neither created the hazard or had actual or constructive notice of the alleged hazardous condition. The Supreme

A concussion is a traumatic brain injury (TBI) resulting from a blow or bump on the head. Athletes playing contact sports such as football or hockey can, of course, suffer concussions in the course of a game, but many people may not realize that falls and car accidents are the