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New England Survey Systems, Inc. v. Department of Industrial Accidents (Lawyers Weekly No. 11-076-16)

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15-P-331                                        Appeals Court

NEW ENGLAND SURVEY SYSTEMS, INC.  vs.  DEPARTMENT OF INDUSTRIAL ACCIDENTS.

No. 15-P-331.

Suffolk.     December 8, 2015. – June 30, 2016.

Present:  Grainger, Hanlon, & Agnes, JJ.

Workers’ Compensation Act, Failure to obtain insurance, Cancellation of insurance.  Department of Industrial AccidentsStatute, Construction.  Due Process of Law, Administrative hearing.  Administrative Law, Judicial review. read more

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Posted by Massachusetts Legal Resources - June 30, 2016 at 8:35 pm

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Survey: Riders Want Late-Night MBTA Service

MBTA countdown clocks.

A recent survey confirms what most of Boston was already thinking: residents want late-night MBTA service.

The Boston Globe reported Friday that about 26,000 people responded to a survey saying they are in favor of late-night bus or train service in Boston.

More than 85 percent of respondents said they would be willing to wait 10 to 19 minutes for a late-night bus or train, and half said they’d pay double the fare, according to the Globe.

As MBTA officials scramble to close a $ 117 budget gap for fiscal year 2014, and legislators mull Gov. Deval Patrick’s 21st Century Transportation Plan, the T has said it is not making late-night service a priority.

MBTA spokesman Joe Pesaturo said in a Feb. 21 email that, until the state decides to implement Patrick’s transportation budget roll out, late-night service is out of the question.

“Given the enormous strain on the MBTA’s limited resources, the Authority cannot even consider an extension of service hours before action is taken on the 21st Century Transportation Plan,” Pesaturo said. read more

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Posted by Massachusetts Legal Resources - March 25, 2013 at 9:37 am

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