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Long Island Rail Road (LIRR)

The Long Island Rail Road train crash in Brooklyn this week injured over 100 passengers, many with neck and back injuries as well as injured arms and legs.  Governor Cuomo has described this as a “minor” crash.  Scores of people may be left with debilitating conditions.  Although government officials try to downplay the effects of this […]

Brain damaged woman “wins” $16 million after subway fall

On behalf of Tomkiel & Tomkiel posted in Premises Liability on Tuesday, February 4, 2014. The headline touts the damage award, describing it as “wins $16 million,” as if it were a lottery ticket. Woe unto anyone who is lucky enough to “win” anything in this manner. Don’t get us wrong, we hope for the […]