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Improvements Coming for Route 5 to Prevent Albany Pedestrian Accidents

by | September 19th, 2014

Pedestrian safety is a major concern in New York, mainly due to the high number of collisions between motor vehicles and people traveling on foot. The New York State Department of Motor Vehicles reports a total of 15,832 New York pedestrian accidents in 2012, resulting in  312 deaths and 15,607 injuries. These concerns have prompted […]

Western New York Counties Working to Improve Pedestrian Safety

by | July 1st, 2013

July 1, 2013 Pedestrian accidents are a serious problem in western New York. Data from the New York Department of Transportation shows that a total of 2,840 pedestrian accidents occurred in Albany and Westchester Counties last year. An article form the Tri-State Transportation Campaign (TSCT) explains that 2,032 collisions involving pedestrians occurred in Westchester County, […]

City of Troy Gets Upgrades to Help Prevent Pedestrian Accident Injuries

by | May 24th, 2013

May 24, 2013 To help prevent the citizens of Troy from suffering a Pedestrian Accident Injury, the New York Department of Transportation will be making several changes to Hoosick Street to improve safety. The announcement was made on Friday, May 10. A story published by The Record explained that significant changes would be made to […]

Albany Pedestrian Accidents Prompt Call for Highway Safety Improvements

by | March 8th, 2013

March 8, 2013 In the wake of two Albany Pedestrian Accidents within days of one another on the same stretch of road, citizens are calling for the government to implement changes to improve safety. A story from WNYT News reports that a 28-year-old woman was recently struck and killed by a vehicle while attempting to […]

Woman Charged for Causing Fatal Albany Pedestrian Accident

by | August 10th, 2012

Aug. 10, 2012 A 55-year-old New York woman is now facing charges in connection to an accident that claimed the lives of three women. The Albany Times-Union reports the woman was under the influence of several medications that warn against operating machinery. The accident happened in August 2011 just outside St. Matthews Church in Albany. […]

Manslaughter Trial For New York Doctor Began This Week

by | April 27th, 2012

The manslaughter case of a prominent New York doctor began earlier this week with new details about the night he hit and killed a teenage skateboarder while on his way home from a party.