Sidewalk Accidents and Falls

Trees and sidewalk safety

Many things could potentially create tripping hazards out on sidewalks. Among these are trees and where their roots end up growing. This can be seen in complaints a woman in Brooklyn has leveled regarding a city-planted tree near her home. Purportedly, the roots of this elm tree have lifted some of the concrete on the sidewalk outside…

Safety risks for joggers

Jogging is a very popular activity here in New York. Sadly, there are things that could cause what started as a regular jog to turn into a harrowing, and possibly injury-causing, experience for a person. Safety risks for joggers come in many different varieties. One thing that can endanger a jogger is the sidewalks they…