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# Friday, February 27, 2015
Families for Safe Streets members Judith Kottick and Ken Bandes respond to Council Member Daneek Miller’s bill to weaken the Right of Way law. You can take action at transalt.org/defendROW As parents whose daughter was killed by a bus two years ago, we have to respond to Daneek Miller's regrettable editorial. He is wrong to say the the right of way law (19-190) was "misinterpreted" in the...
# Friday, February 27, 2015
Families for Safe Streets member Imani Irving responds to Council Member Daneek Miller’s bill to weaken the Right of Way law. You can take action at transalt.org/defendROW I'm a native New Yorker who knows to look both ways before crossing the street in a crosswalk when the light is green. This did not stop a car crashing into my body from behind, at which point I passed out and came to in...
# Friday, February 27, 2015
Families for Safe Streets member Imani Irving responds to Council Member Daneek Miller’s bill to weaken the Right of Way law. You can take action at transalt.org/defendROW On February 2, 2014, around 4:40 A.M, Jelani Irving called an ambulance for a woman who passed out in his cab. She was his last customer and he waited with her, until she was safe in the ambulance. This incident delayed his...
# Friday, February 27, 2015
Families for Safe Streets member Tomoko Suzuki responds to Council Member Daneek Miller’s bill to weaken the Right of Way law. You can take action at transalt.org/defendROW I lost my precious brother by collision with car in NYC in 2013. For these 2 years, we have been seeking the truth why my brother had to die in NYC where the driver who killed pedestrian is not surely prosecuted as a murder...
# Friday, February 27, 2015
Families for Safe Streets member Lizi Rahman responds to Council Member Daneek Miller’s bill to weaken the Right of Way law. You can take action at transalt.org/defendROW On Feb. 28, 2008, my son, Asif Rahman, was killed on Queens Blvd. He was riding his bicycle on his way home from work. Moments before a freight truck hit him, he made an eye contact with the driver of a double parked truck...
# Friday, February 27, 2015
Families for Safe Streets member Mona Blumstein responds to Council Member Daneek Miller’s bill to weaken the Right of Way law. You can take action at transalt.org/defendROW It is inconceivable how any elected official could support the bus driver’s union in being exempt from the Right of Way law which provides safer access in crossing city streets. My daughter, Emma was 24 years old and was...