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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.

When are Schools Liable When Students are Injured?

Schools have a legal responsibility to provide “reasonable care” for their students, which means they must do everything possible to keep students safe while they […]

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What You Need to Know About School Bus Wrecks

While relatively uncommon, school bus wrecks do happen. If you have a child who goes to school by bus, it can be helpful to know […]

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Is Lane-Splitting Legal on a Motorcycle in New York?

Motorcyclists experience a thrill on the road that is unknown to drivers of cars and other large vehicles. There’s a sense of freedom and power […]

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The Top 5 Ways Construction Companies Put Their Workers at Risk

Every worksite should prioritize employees’ safety. However, many jobs, especially those in construction, require staff to work near hazardous chemicals, operate heavy machinery, or work […]

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What Are New York’s Laws About Dogs in Stores and Restaurants?

Dogs are man’s best friend, but they are still animals, and despite training, can act in unpredictable ways. Unfortunately, dog attacks and dog bites can […]

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What Rights Do New York Pedestrians Have?

What Rights Do New York Pedestrians Have?

Pedestrian traffic in New York has steadily been increasing in the last several years. This is great for exercise and helping the environment, but it […]

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When are Swimming Pools Liable for Injuries?

Many Americans tragically drown or become injured each year at public swimming pools. According to the Consumer Product Safety Commission’s 2020 report, 42% of non-fatal […]

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When are Swimming Pools Liable for Injuries?
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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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