Working with heavy construction equipment is never 100% safe. In fact, just last week, on July 13, a man working at a Bronx recycling plant lost his life when a suspended excavator bucket crushed him. He was welding the bucket at the time it fell and fatally injured him.
Each year, more than 50 million people visit New York City. In the last few years, tourism has continued to grow, with the big apple hosting a record number of visitors in 2018.
Summer is a time for long drives, whether traveling to favorite vacation destinations or the need to get away from it all, if only for a short time. However, when the vehicle of choice is plagued with problems, a getaway can go horribly wrong. Without warning, an operator can lose control and find themselves seriously injured in accidents not caused by another driver, but by the vehicle manufacturer.
New York City is the most-visited city in the United States, attracting millions of tourists. one unique way to experience the sights and the scope of the NYC area is by helicopter.
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With Independence Day came rockets glaring red and a variety of other colors. Not limited to just one day in July, the lure of fireworks is often too much for revelers young and old to resist. They honor the birth of a nation by filling the night sky with sounds akin to a warzone and vibrant explosions in what has become a longtime, annual tradition.
The extensive launch of electric scooters throughout the country was meant to provide mobility options for residents of more than 100 cities. However, with choice comes consequences. A significant number of accidents has resulted in serious injuries and death with many of those involving first-time scooter operators.