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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.

What to do if You’re Caught in Bad Weather on a Motorcycle

Riding a motorcycle is one of the most freeing experiences on the road, but it comes with several risks. The inherent dangers of riding a […]

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Can I Sue a Dog Owner if Their Dog Knocked Me Over?

Dogs make great pets; however, they require training and proper handling, especially large dogs. An owner must be able to control the dog to prevent […]

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How Can I Prove the Driver Who Hit Me Was Drunk?

If you or a loved one suffered injuries in a car accident caused by a drunk driver, you probably have lots of medical bills, pain, […]

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Do bicyclists have to obey traffic laws?

Do Bicyclists Have to Obey Traffic Laws?

Every year, more people turn to bicycles for commuting. Bikes are cheaper than cars or motorcycles and easier to store. They also keep you healthy […]

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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 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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