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At Catalano Law, we want to keep you informed. Our blog posts contain up-to-date articles and information that can be helpful in preventing accidents. We also discuss how to handle a personal injury or accident if it happens to you or your family. Here at Catalano Law our clients' health and safety always come first.

Show Caution When Driving in Work Zones

Construction sites and work zones are necessary for the development of cities and towns. It can be annoying and disruptive to be awoken by jackhammers […]

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Are you always at fault if you rear-end another vehicle?

Are You Always at Fault if You Rear-End Someone?

It is a widely held belief that you are at fault if you rear-end someone in a motor vehicle accident. However, when it comes to […]

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A Guide to New York’s Motorcycle Helmet Laws

Every state in the nation has laws and statutes regarding motorcycle helmets. In many cases, these laws will influence the outcome of personal injury claims […]

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How to Make Yourself More Visible When You’re on a Motorcycle

Motorcycle accidents are common occurrences. New York state saw more than 4,600 motorcycle accidents in 2017 alone. When the driver of a car does not […]

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What Happens When a Service Dog Bites?

New York law makes dog owners liable for attacks by their dogs. But what you must prove to recover compensation after a dog attack and […]

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Can Construction Contractors Get Workers’ Comp in New York?

Can construction workers apply for workers’ comp in New York? The answer to this question is, “probably.” Under most circumstances, New York law requires contractors […]

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Do I Have a Concussion?

A concussion is a type of traumatic brain injury (TBI) that results from head trauma. Almost any accident can cause a concussion, from a slip […]

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Can I Still Get Compensation If a Warning Sign Was Posted?

If you are hurt on someone else’s property because of a danger or hazard that the property owner knew about or should have known about, […]

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No One Got a Ticket After My Car Accident—Now What?

When you get into a car crash, you have to call the police to come and file a report. And usually, someone is going to […]

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What Is a Third-Party Liability Claim in a Construction Accident?

When an employee is injured at work or while performing work duties, and that injury prevents them from working temporarily or even permanently, they can […]

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