Blog Posts in December, 2018

12.31.2018
How Owing Child Support Affects Your Workers' Comp Benefits

Noncustodial parents in New York are required to pay child support until their children turn 21 years of age. But what happens when a noncustodial parent suffers an injury on the job and receives workers’ compensation benefits to pay for ...

12.24.2018
Can I Go on Vacation While Receiving Workers' Comp Benefits?

Every employee throughout the United States deserves to go on vacation to spend time with their loved ones and take a break from performing work duties. This also applies to those who have suffered injuries on the job and do their best to make the ...

12.17.2018
OSHA's 10 Most-Cited Safety Violations in 2018

Each year since 2015, the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) reports the most common violations committed by workers, contractors, site workers, and many other involved in the construction industry. The most recent list covers data ...

12.10.2018
Construction Accidents & Fatalities in NYC on the Rise

According to the New York City Department of Buildings (DOB), construction accidents, injuries, and deaths in the city have increased in the first seven months of 2018 in comparison to last year’s numbers during the same period. There is an ...