Gothamist covers the crash that injured Chumli Mendoza and her mother Carmen Cuapio as they crossed Northern Boulevard to school in Jackson Heights. Vaccaro & White had the police report amended to accurately reflect that both mother and child were seriously injured to ensure that no-fault medical coverage was available. A 6-year-old girl was seriously […]
Ruling in favor of a Vaccaro & White client, a Judge will allow a jury to decide if two construction companies were negligent in causing a bike rider’s injuries.
Judge Baynes of Kings County Supreme Court today ordered the City to produce documents concerning the design of Adams Street between Johnson and Joralemon, in a case brought by a cyclist who was seriously injured when he struck a depression in the Adams Street bike lane caused by the weight of stopping buses. For the plaintiff, Steve Vaccaro argued that the City negligently designed the roadway by installing a bike lane adjacent to a bus stop without a concrete bus pad that would prevent depressions from forming.
Our client, while walking in the crosswalk with the right of way, was struck by a turning cab driver and seriously injured. She brought a complaint at the Taxi & Limousine Commission. The Administrative Law Judge found that the driver had behaved recklessly, by failing to yield to her and an entire group of pedestrians. […]
Great to see the mechanics and staff from Adeline Adeline, Rolling Orange 718 Cyclery, Ride Brooklyn and BikeYard at Vaccaro & White’s Third Annual Bike Mechanic’s Appreciation Day last Friday. Did you know that the owner of 169 Bar is a former client of Adam White? Hear 169 Bar owner Charles Hanson explain how good […]