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New Cabbie Safety Regulations

The Taxi and Limousine Commission has announced plans to limit the amount of hours on the road, per day and per week. as of now drivers are able to push themselves as long as they are able to take breaks for a few minutes. These new regulations would now limit a driver to 12 hours […]

Children and Grandparents Hurt in Hit and Run Crash

Two children, along with their grandparents were hurt when the car they were in was hit by a driver who then sped away. A good Samaritan tried to chase the car that sped off, but was unable to catch up. “The BMW barreled eastbound down Dewitt Avenue and into oncoming traffic. Its driver tried to […]

Woman Suing FDNY and MTA after Bus Crash

A woman who was injured in the accident between a firetruck and an MTA bus is suing both the FDNY and the MTA. The woman was injured at the intersection of Ditmars Boulevard and 21st Street when the firetruck who had its lights and sirens going, went through a red light. The firetruck was on […]

Elderly Woman Struck by Teen Driver

Tuesday night, an elderly woman was struck by an 18-year-old motorist on the Upper West Side just blocks from her home. The driver remained at the scene and was not charged. (No word on if he will face charges some time in the future). According to the police, the pedestrian did not have the right […]

IKEA is Recalling Dressers

MALM dressers made by IKEA have been voluntarily recalled due to the number of incidences in which children were hurt (or killed) by the dressers falling over onto them. “IKEA is recalling numerous versions of the product, which amounts to at least 29 million pieces of furniture, according to NBC News. Consumers may return items […]

2 Firetrucks involved in 2 Separate Crashes

There were 2 separate accidents involving fire trucks in one Queens neighborhood last Sunday afternoon. The first accident involved a firetruck and an MTA bus at the intersection of Ditmars Boulevard and 21st Street. “The rig wound up with a mangled front bumper and the driver’s windshield knocked out. The 12 civilians and two firefighters […]

New Regulations for Crane Operations

A group established by Mayor de Blasio has published a report that include 23 recommendations in order to better protect construction workers and the general public near the specific construction site. “The Crane Technical Working Group released an interim report on June 10 that includes 23 recommendations in regard to crane safety. The group was […]

Recalls Increase as Safety Awareness Does Too

In the past few years, the number of items that have been recalled has increased tremendously. Since 2002, the amount of food recalls has doubled; with about 1 new recall a day (on average). The number of vehicles that have been recalled has increased as well; with 51 million recalls in total just last year […]

2015 Jeep Grand Cherokee Recalls

The 2015 edition of the Jeep Grand Cherokee was voluntarily recalled last year due to malfunctions with the parking gear (electronic shifter). This problem has resulted in over 200 crashes and 40 injuries. Most recently the problem with the gear shifter may be tied to the death of the actor Anton Yelchin. “Earlier this year, […]

Deadly Chain Reaction Crash on Staten Island

At least 7 cars were involved in a horrific crash on Staten Island Sunday afternoon, that left a 75 year old man dead and at least 10 other wounded; 3 seriously. Police sources say that a female driver of a sedan started the collision (and she remains in serious condition) but the reason for the […]

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