PTB Blog

Schools are letting out and summer vacations begin. Many children will be heading off to summer camps as part of their vacation recreation and many families plan their own camping trips, some for family reunions. In the spirit of having fun, a few safety precautions...

Motorcycle Safety Tips on all Roadways The importance of safety cannot be emphasized enough when riding a motorcycle. Consumer Reports points out that you are 30 times more at risk for dying in a crash on a motorcycle than when driving a car. Even so, some people...

Kids love to play outdoors and physical exercise is good for them. The fact that playground injuries are on the rise may be frightening to some parents. Even so, there are precautions you can take, but first, here are the facts: According to a Romper article,...

East Islip,Long Island Accident Tuesday morning, April 12, an out-of-control car jumped the curb and struck a young mother who was walking her dog. According to ABC 7 News Skye Brunetti, age 25, had just dropped her five-year-old son off at the school bus stop...

Ronkomkoma DWI Accident According to NY CBS Local News, neighbors say the couple still had their house decorated with Easter eggs and angels as they came to pay their respects. Tragically, on April 4, a speeding vehicle driven by an intoxicated driver struck the Chevrolet pickup...

Queens, New York Car Accident When you get out of your car to help another in a car accident, there’s always a risk. Several people stopped to help driver Samantha Maloney, age 22 on Friday night after she was driving drunk and crashed her car into...

Erin Andrews Trial Most people are aware of the Erin Andrews jury trial, which has gained high profile in the media. Sports Journalist, Erin Andrews is suing a stalker and the owner and manager of a Marriott hotel for $75 million. Michael David Barrett pleaded guilty and...

As an attorney practicing personal injury law in both Suffolk and Nassau Counties of New York for almost two decades, I hear this question all too much: "Why is my personal injury case taking so long to be resolved?" There's never a simple answer. Not all cases...

Suffolk County Long Island Parents - Keeping Teen Drivers Safe If you have teenage children, it can be a hair-raising experience when they’re learning to drive. Even after they acquire their driver’s licenses, finding peace of mind when they’re driving is tough. However, as parents, you...