Blog Posts in November, 2016

11.28.2016
How Does No Fault Insurance Work in NY?

If you have been injured in an accident, you may be able to claim monetary compensation for your damages. How you claim this restitution, however, can depend largely on the type of accident that you were involved in. While injuries such as slip and ...

11.22.2016
Overhead Power Lines Leading to Electrocutions in Construction Industry

According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), electrocutions are the second greatest cause of on-the-job deaths in the construction industry and the fifth leading case of all occupational deaths in the United States. While ...

11.21.2016
Can an Illegal Immigrant Receive Workers' Compensation in New York?

A significant number of construction workers throughout the United States are undocumented citizens. Whether due to financial or legal reasons, thousands of immigrants have had a difficult time securing work visas or permanent residency. Make no ...

11.16.2016
Common Accidents in a Construction Zone

People who work on construction sites tend to have an understanding that their job involves some dangers not found in most other professions. However, this does not mean that construction and industrial jobs are necessarily more dangerous than most ...