West Babylon Pedestrian Fatally Hit by Car

first_imgSign up for our COVID-19 newsletter to stay up-to-date on the latest coronavirus news throughout New York An 83-year-old Lindenhurst woman was fatally struck by a vehicle while crossing a road in West Babylon on Monday afternoon.Suffolk County police said Amelia Couvertier was trying to cross Great East Neck Road when she was hit by a Toyota making a left turn from Montauk Highway at 3:20 p.m.Couvertier was taken to Good Samaritan Hospital Medical Center in West Islip, where she was later pronounced dead.The driver, 73-year-old Carol Lawrence of North Lindenhurst, was not injured.First Squad detectives impounded her car and ask anyone who may have witnessed this crash and have not been interview to call them at 631-854-8152.last_img read more

NAFCU continues fight for clear ADA guidance

first_img continue reading » 10SHARESShareShareSharePrintMailGooglePinterestDiggRedditStumbleuponDeliciousBufferTumblr Hearing from dozens of credit unions in at least 21 states over unclear website accessibility requirements under the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), NAFCU continues to offer support. In the past week, the association has attended a credit union’s court hearing, updated an FAQ document and pushed lawmakers for clarification on the law.On Friday, NAFCU attended a hearing on a defendant credit union’s motion to dismiss an ADA case. NAFCU Executive Vice President of Government Affairs and General Counsel Carrie Hunt and Vice President of Regulatory Compliance Brandy Bruyere attended the hearing.Last week, NAFCU updated its FAQ document for those credit unions with concerns about website accessibility requirements under the ADA. The latest document, which now includes the association’s cease-and-desist letter to the law firm responsible for sending demand letters to credit unions, is available for download here.last_img read more