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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, […]

Albany Bicycle Accident Leaves Local Man Seriously Injured

by | June 19th, 2013

June 19, 2013 An Albany Bicycle Accident earlier this week was responsible for leaving a 32-year-old man critically injured. The crash happened on Monday evening at the corner of 10th and Hoosick Streets in the suburb of Troy, New York. An article released by The Record indicated that the cyclist was passing through the intersection […]

Crash Results In Man Suffering Albany Motorcycle Accident Injuries

by | June 3rd, 2013

June 3, 2013 A 47-year-old man from Castleton sustained serious Albany Motorcycle Accident Injuries as the result of a crash late last week. Reports indicate the collision occurred just after 7 a.m. on Friday morning along Route 144, between Maple Avenue and Exit 22 for the New York State Thruway in Selkirk. A story from […]

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 […]

Fatal Motorcycle Accident Prompts Citizens to Focus on Sharing the Road

by | May 3rd, 2013

May 3, 2013 A Motorcycle Accident just outside of Albany was responsible for claiming the life of a 62-year-old local man and leaving three others seriously injured. Reports state the accident has prompted many citizens in the area to become concerned for the safety of motorists and motorcyclists alike. According to a story from WNYT […]

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 […]

Albany Bicycle Accident Lawsuit Holds County Responsible

by | March 6th, 2013

March 6, 2013 When an accident involves a motorist and bicycle, the first question that is often asked is, “Who is responsible?” Sometimes though, the answer can be quite complicated. Take a case that was recently discussed in an article from WNYT News. The story explained how Albany County, New York, could be facing a […]

High Accident Rates Prompt Lawmakers to Push for Safety Review of Route 7

by | February 27th, 2013

Feb. 27, 2013 Many factors can contribute to an Albany auto accident. However, one may simply be attributed to a defective road design. An article published in the Bennington Banner highlighted several recent accidents along a particularly dangerous stretch of road and what state officials are doing to resolve its safety issues. Records show there […]

New York Truck Accident Seriously Injures Driver

by | February 25th, 2013

Feb. 25, 2013 The Bureau of Labor Statistics says that transportation accidents were the leading cause of on-the-job fatalities last year, accounting for the loss of more than 700 lives. Many of these accidents involved drivers of large commercial vehicles, like tractor-trailers. Recently, one such New York Truck Accident was responsible for leaving a driver […]