Every construction injury should be analyzed by an attorney to ensure all worker’s remedy for injury are made available. Injured parties should realize that, in addition to a Worker’s Compensation Claim, a “Third-Party Action” may be available to them for financial recovery for their pain and suffering, if some party, other than your employer, caused the accident.
Slip and fall accidents can happen anytime, anywhere: in residential apartment buildings, commercial buildings, subway stations, sidewalks, grocery stores, elevator landings, construction sites, etc. If you slip, trip or lose your balance because of a defective condition, and injure yourself as a result, you may have the right to recover money from the party responsible for the condition that caused your accident.
Auto accidents can vary from the most minor of fender benders to catastrophic crashes that result in serious injury and death. Whatever the type of auto accident, you have legal rights and duties, and hence should contact an attorney as soon as possible after the accident.
Providing legal representation to those who have been hurt as a result of the negligence or wrongdoing of another person, company, government agency, or medical professional.
On January 2, 2011, President Obama signed into law the James Zadroga Health and Compensation Act of 2010 (the “Zadroga Act”). As part of that piece of legislation, the September 11th Victim Compensation Fund (the “VCF”), which originally operated from December 2001 until June 2004, was re-opened. The VCF is designed to provide compensation for economic and non-economic losses to people who were physically injured as a result of the terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001.
Often, for decades, workers on construction sites, utility facilities, or apartment buildings inhaled asbestos dust from asbestos-based products that eventually impacted on their respiratory system. Our experienced Asbestos legal team and staff are always available to respond to your questions on any aspect of asbestos exposure you, your family members or co-workers may have experienced.