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EEOC Offers Harassment Prevention and Respectful Workplaces Training by cjleclaire
Nov 21, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 32 32 recommendations | email to a friend
Despite legislation and law enforcement, incidents of harassment still occur in the workplace. Often employers are at a loss in knowing how to prevent it. They can’t be everywhere at once to supervise first-hand what is taking place in their business. The new training being offered by the EEOC is...
Answers to Common Questions about Injuries Caused by Contaminated Buildings by cjleclaire
Nov 21, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 37 37 recommendations | email to a friend
The common perception is that workers’ compensation claims arise when someone is involved in a work-related accident. Often, however, one of the most debilitating conditions may stem from environmental conditions—from substances present in the building, rather than from a specific incident. The t...
Giving Yourself the Best Chance to Win a Workers’ Compensation Claim by cjleclaire
Nov 21, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 37 37 recommendations | email to a friend
The Right Preparation to Maximize Your Chance of Winning a Work Comp Claim New York City | Queens | Brooklyn | Bronx Workers’ Compensation Lawyers When you’ve suffered an injury on the job, you have the right to pursue compensation to cover lost wages and medical expenses. In many situations, eve...
Astoria Characters: The Woman Who Helps the Homeless by Nruhling
Nov 21, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
PHOTO BY NANCY A. RUHLING Jordana was born and raised in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.   Text and Photos by Nancy A. Ruhling It’s really hard for   Jordana Guimaraes   to stay in the same place. Or keep doing the same thing. “I call myself a modern-day gypsy,” says Jordana, a statuesque woman with Cleo...
MIDDLE VILLAGE, NEW YORK -A PLACE TO RESIDE IN by godfather
Nov 20, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 49 49 recommendations | email to a friend
MIDDLE VILLAGE, NEW YORK 11379- A neighborhood to be proud of. By Jim Turano resident since 1965 and Real Estate Broker since 1979 When people look for a place to live, this should be the number 1 Queens area to go to. We have top rated Public schools. Plenty of Nursery schools, and Pre-k schools...
Astoria Characters: The Charity Worker by Nruhling
Nov 14, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 30 30 recommendations | email to a friend
Photo by Nancy A. Ruhling The CMMB Distribution Center is at 33-01 11th St. in Long Island City. Text and Photos by Nancy A. Ruhling Although it takes up an entire tree-lined block of Long Island City, the CMMB Distribution Center is a remarkably unnoticeable building. The only thing that announc...
Weinstein Misconduct Leads to Investigation of the Weinstein Company by cjleclaire
Nov 09, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 182 182 recommendations | email to a friend
Do You Have Harassment Issues in Your Company? The New York Times broke the story on October 5 th about Harvey Weinstein’s sexual harassment of actresses. That led to a criminal investigation, and now the whole company has come under the scrutiny of a civil investigation. On October 23, The New Y...
Your Right to Death Benefits in a Workers' Compensation Case by cjleclaire
Nov 07, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 299 299 recommendations | email to a friend
You Have a Right to Pursue Death Benefits When a Family Member is Killed on the Job Under the New York workers' compensation laws, when you are hurt on the job or contract an illness because of exposure to toxic conditions or substances at work, you have a right to pursue temporary or permanent b...
Astoria Characters: The Guy Who Owns the Car Spa by Nruhling
Nov 07, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 59 59 recommendations | email to a friend
PHOTO BY NANCY A. RUHLING Astoria Auto Detailing Center is at 42-09 31st Ave. Text and Photos by Nancy A. Ruhling Even if you and your car wanted to, it’s impossible to pass by Astoria Auto Detailing Center without gawking. Amid the boring brick buildings of the block, it presides, in constructio...
Roofing 102: Installing A Flat Roof in 10 Steps by RoyalRenovatorsRoofing
Nov 06, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 1225 1225 recommendations | email to a friend
Welcome to roofing 102. Today we will be teaching your how to install flat roofing in 10 steps. So to all those do it yourself handy man types; This one goes out to you. 1. Your home is a valuable asset and that is why we start off by using sheets of plywood to protect your home from any debris s...