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In this section of our website, our Staten Island attorneys post blogs on a variety of topics including car accidents, social security disability and workers’ compensation. Our Staten Island attorneys represent clients throughout New York.


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2/29/2016
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Scam Alert! Jury Duty Hoax

Scammers disguised as law enforcement officers calling victims, informing them that they must pay a fine for failing to attend jury duty, or risk arrest.

Category: General

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1/15/2016
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Consumer Reports issues new infant car seat recommendations

Consumer Reports is now recommending that "all children be moved to a rear-facing convertible seat by their first birthday, even if they haven't yet outgrown their rear-facing infant seat,"

Category: General

1/14/2016
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Doctors, 9/11 Responders Call For Covering Neuropathy Under Zadroga Act

Citing a new study, doctors at a Long Island hospital are pushing for more health care coverage for 9/11 first responders.

Category: Zadroga Bill

12/4/2015
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DSNY opens facilities for e-waste recycling

City residents will now be able to drop of e-waste at the DSNY's five Special Waste Drop-Off Locations every Saturday and on the last Friday of each month.

Category: General

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6/11/2014
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Insurance Companies Removing Basic No-Fault Protections

The Law Offices of Frank J. Dito, Jr., is a Personal Injury, Workers' Compensation and Social Security Disability law firm located in Staten Island, New York.

Category: Personal Injury

6/11/2014
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Window Screens Keep Out Bugs, But Wont Keep Children In

The Law Offices of Frank J. Dito, Jr., is a Personal Injury, Workers' Compensation and Social Security Disability law firm located in Staten Island, New York

Category: Personal Injury

9/14/2011
Frank J. Dito, Jr.
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How Anxiety Disorder Restrict Filing for Disability in NY

Filing for disability in New York can be restricted by anxiety disorder limitations. Contact New York Social Security disability lawyers at 800-310-5520.

Category: Social Security Disability

8/11/2011
Frank J. Dito, Jr.
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6 Steps in Filing a SSD Claim in New York

There are 6 steps in filing a Social Security disability claim in New York. Contact a Staten Island Social Security disability attorney at 800-310-5520.

Category: Social Security Disability

8/5/2011
Frank J. Dito, Jr.
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Endocrine Disorder Is Not On The SSD Listings

Your New York Social Security disability attorney can help you pursue disability benefits if you were diagnosed with an endocrine disorder. Call 800-310-5520.

Category: Social Security Disability

7/20/2011
Frank J. Dito, Jr.
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5 Medical Disorders That May Lead to SSDI Eligibility

There are 5 medical disorders that may qualify you or your loved one for SSDI eligibility.

Category: Social Security Disability

7/9/2011
Frank J. Dito, Jr.
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SSD Benefits for Malignant Neoplastic Diseases

Malignant neoplastic disease may be evaluated for Social Security disability benefits. Contact a New York Social Security disability attorney at 800-310-5520.

Category: Social Security Disability

6/28/2011
Frank J. Dito, Jr.
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How Down Syndrome Can Lead to SSD Claims

Are you unsure if you can file a Social Security disability claim in NY and qualify for benefits? New York disability lawyers can help. Call 800-310-5520.

Category: Social Security Disability

6/15/2011
Frank J. Dito, Jr.
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Category of Neurological Impairments

If you suffer neurological impairment, you may be able to receive social security benefits. Call your NY SSD lawyer at 800-310-5520.

Category: Social Security Disability

5/20/2011
Frank J. Dito, Jr.
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4 Ways Mental Illness is Assessed in a NY SSD Case

There are 4 ways a mental disorder is assessed. For legal assistance, contact a New York Social Security disability lawyer at 800-310-5520.

Category: Social Security Disability

5/6/2011
Frank J. Dito, Jr.
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How a Resident Should Respond to a SSD Appointment Letter

You should know how to respond to a Social Security disability appointment letter. Need help? Call a New York Social Security disability lawyer at 800-310-5520.

Category: Social Security Disability

4/15/2011
Frank J. Dito, Jr.
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NY Residents Can Apply for SSD Benefits Online

Even if you apply for Social Security disability benefits online, you’ll likely need a New York disability lawyer to help with your claim. Call at 800-310-5520.

Category: Social Security Disability

3/23/2011
Frank J. Dito, Jr.
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4 Steps of the Disability Appeals Process

There are 4 levels of recourse you can turn to when appealing a denied disability claim. A New York disability appeals attorney can help file your appeal.

Category: Social Security Disability

3/22/2011
Frank J. Dito, Jr.
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PTSD: Coverage of Mental Health Issues from 9/11

Post-traumatic stress disorder is a problem which occurs after traumatic experiences. The Zadroga Bill may cover this if you were a first responder on 9/11.

Category: Zadroga Bill

3/13/2011
Frank J. Dito, Jr.
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SSA’s Listing of Immune System Disorders

Social Security disability benefits may be available if you suffer from an immune system disorder. Contact a New York disability lawyer at 800-310-5520.

Category: Social Security Disability

3/1/2011
Frank J. Dito, Jr.
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Elderly and Car Accidents

An elderly person involved in a car accident is more likely to suffer from severe injuries when compared to a young adult or a middle-aged person.

Category: Personal Injury

2/13/2011
Frank J. Dito, Jr.
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Need to know Workers with Disabilities About Income Limits

When you apply for or receive Social Security disability benefits and attempt to earn an income at the same time you need to be aware of your income limits.

Category: Social Security Disability

2/6/2011
Frank J. Dito, Jr.
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Watch Your Social Media Use – It Could Cost You

You never know who’s watching your social media profiles and what you post could potentially damage your disability benefits claim.

Category: Social Security Disability

2/1/2011
Frank J. Dito, Jr.
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Signs of a Shoulder Injury

Determining whether shoulder pain from an accident is being caused by a shoulder injury or just a a temporary pain from the initial shock.

Category: Personal Injury

1/24/2011
Frank J. Dito, Jr.
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Liability for a Side Impact Car Accident

For information about liability in a side impact car accident in Staten Island, New York if you were injured contact our Staten Island law firm at 718-701-2776.

Category: Personal Injury

1/22/2011
Frank J. Dito, Jr.
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Why PCB's are Dangerous at Any Age

PCB levels can have harmful effects on adults & children.

Category: Personal Injury