10 Tips For An Injury-Free Halloween

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For some, Halloween is the happiest day of the year. Homes are decorated with lights, ghosts, and ghouls. Kids run door to door in spooky costumes collecting candy from neighbors. This tradition is an excellent way for kids to meet neighbors and create a sense of community. However, if not careful, it is one of […]

6 Car Crash Prevention Tips

Mark Schneider and Drew Palcsik handle personal injury social security and disability cases in New York and Vermont

Top 6 Tips for Preventing Car Crashes Automotive safety technology has advanced rapidly over recent years, but even the most innovative vehicles are not immune to miscalculating and causing a car crash More than 40,000 people lost their lives in motor vehicle collisions in 2017, and hundreds of thousands more sustained injuries. The vast majority—over […]

Top 5 Tips for Preventing Motorcycle Crashes

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The vast majority of motorcycle crashes—about 80 percent—result in injury or death. Even if you’re the most experienced rider on the road, all it takes is one drunk, distracted, or careless motorist to cause a tragic collision. Fortunately, there are steps you can take to reduce your risk of being involved in a crash. Although […]

Car & Bike Collisions, who is at fault?


I still remember my first bicycle, my parents gave it to me when I was 4 or 5. I remember pedaling around with my trusty training wheels. I eventually was able to take off the training wheels and cruise around the neighborhood. As a kid, the sense of freedom that a bicycle gave me was immeasurable. […]

What Should I have In My Car For Winter?

Prepare your car for winter driving in Plattsburgh New York and Middlebury Vermont

Do you know what emergency supplies you should have in your car this winter? A properly supplied winter emergency roadside kit can help you if you ever get in a car crash. According to SafeWinterRoads.org: Every year, nearly 900 people are killed and nearly 76,000 people are injured in vehicle crashes during snowfall or sleet. Each year, […]