Moving forward after a car crash

Being involved in a car accident, or having a loved one involved in a car accident, can be overwhelming. Besides the physical pain that you are feeling, the emotional pain can also be staggering. You may be worried about your body returning to its functional self, the loss of money from being unable to work,… read more

Safety violation issued after man dies at construction project

New York residents who work in the construction industry know that they can find themselves in precarious situations at any time. This is true regardless of the nature of a person’s work as it is not only the ironworkers or other people actually performing the construction itself but anyone who steps foot on a construction… read more

Recoverable damages in wrongful death lawsuits in New York

To lose a loved one unexpectedly in New York City is a tragedy, no matter the circumstances. However, the grief associated with such a loss may be compounded even further if it is believed that the actions of another (whether they be intentional or not) contributed to the event. Those impacted may feel justified in… read more

Motorcycle accidents, a common issue on New York streets

The crowded streets of New York can be a nightmare to navigate in a traditional automobile. For this and many other reasons, it is common to see quite a few people riding motorcycles as their main form of transportation, especially when the weather is nice. Unfortunately, motorcycle accidents are fairly common, and the riders can… read more

Even a single-car accident can lead to a wrongful death claim

The loss of a loved one is the toughest life event a person will ever experience. When it occurs in a tragic accident, in which your loss is sudden and unexpected, the fallout can be significantly more difficult to overcome. You may be in search of answers or justification following the incident, but you may… read more

4 issues that could lead to a medical misdiagnosis

When you feel ill, you likely go to the doctor and expect to receive a diagnosis and information on treatment options. However, even after going through your treatment regimen, you may find that you still do not feel well. This type of predicament is not altogether uncommon, but it could point to a serious issue… read more

OSHA regulations of toxic exposure

Employers in New York must follow regulations regarding toxic substances set by the Occupational Safety and Health Administration. OSHA encourages employers to change to safer chemicals and substances whenever possible but recognizes that such transitions may not always be possible, especially if a substance is essential to the operations of a business. Due to this,… read more

What are the most dangerous jobs?

As a worker in New York, you have the right to know if your occupation is dangerous. Sometimes it is clear that a specific job is risky, but other times, it is not quite so clear. The first step to preventing workplace injuries is being aware because it allows you to be more vigilant about… read more