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. […]
The Village Voice interviewed Steve Vaccaro about the recent spate of Upper West Side pedestrian deaths and what NYPD can do to prevent them.
The District Attorney’s Office decided not to file charges against the cab driver who seriously injured a british tourist in Midtown.
Steve Vaccaro of Vaccaro & White won a favorable settlement for Michael Mandiberg, a cyclist who was the victim of an unprovoked attack on Manhattan’s Hudson River Greenway. Michael donated the bulk of the settlement proceeds to Transportation Alternatives.
A bill that would have penalized drivers who injure pedestrians and cyclists did not pass the state legislature. Even if it did, it would not have covered ‘dooring’.