Thirty passengers on a tour bus narrowly escaped injuries when their bus tipped over near Whitney Point, New York last month. The accident coincides with the National Transportation Safety Board's new recommendations for programs to prevent rollover accidents involving commercial trucks and buses.
A new study that has grabbed a lot of interest, not just in New York but across the country, indicates that at least 1000 pedestrians in New York State are injured every year in accidents that involve bicycles. More than half of those pedestrian-bicycle accidents occur in the city of New York.
A forty-six-year-old worker was killed last week in an accident involving a piece of machinery on a construction site in New York. The accidenthappened at a railroad bed in Port Kent, close to Plattsburgh.