Construction Worker in Tappan Crushed by Debris Chute that Became Detached

Oresky & Associates, PLLC., construction accident lawyers, representing accident victims for over 25 years. Call us for a free consultation at 718-993-9999. Once again, area news reports are covering another serious injury suffered by a construction worker. In this most recent case, a man was crushed under the weight of a debris chute that became detached while workers tried to clear a clog in the chute. Construction accidents can happen for lots of different reasons, but many times they happen...

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First New York City Construction Death of 2018 Followed by a Second Mere Hours Later

Oresky & Associates, PLLC., are construction accident lawyers, representing accident victims for over 25 years. Call us for a free consultation at 718-993-9999. For three weeks into the new year, New York City had made it through with no fatal construction accidents. Unfortunately, that changed on Jan. 23, as the city logged its first two construction deaths of 2018. This marks the second time in less than six months when multiple construction deaths happened on one day. As with the...

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Construction Worker in Chelsea Dies After Being Hit by Falling Metal Scaffolding Bracket

Oresky & Associates, PLLC., construction accident lawyers, representing accident victims for over 25 years, call us for a free consultation 718-993-9999 New York law provides that you, as a construction worker, are entitled to a safe work site. When corners are cut, safety is compromised, and workers suffer as a result. If you have been injured in a construction accident, or if you have a loved one who was killed in a construction accident, you may be entitled to file a lawsuit...

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New York Construction Worker Gets $20M Settlement After Hoist Failure Leads to Traumatic Brain Injury

To schedule your free case evaluation with an experienced construction accident lawyer, call us at 718-993-9999 or contact us online. We serve workers throughout the NYC area, as well as Long Island and Westchester County. Construction workers in New York (and elsewhere) rely on various pieces of equipment every day to do their jobs. Whether it is a scaffold, a hoist, or a boom truck, these pieces of equipment must be in a safe condition, or else the results could...

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Who’s to Blame When a Live Electrical Cable Harms a Manhattan Worker?

A worker at a Manhattan construction project was injured when he contacted a live electrical wire. The accident occurred because no one knew the wire was live. In this case the court found that the owner and general contractor failed to provide proper protection to the worker.  The worker’s lack of knowledge of the live wire was not held against him because he was following instructions and there was no reason for him to know the wire was live.   Liability...

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Selecting the Right Defendant(s) to Sue in Your New York Trip-and-Fall Construction Accident Case

If you are hurt on the job while working in construction, the law may give you various options to pursue the compensation you deserve. One essential component of a construction accident case is determining which people or entities you should sue. Choosing the right defendant(s) can be a huge factor in achieving a truly successful outcome, and it is just one of many ways that your New York construction accident attorney can help you. For one subcontractor’s employee, her construction...

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How Improperly Maintained Equipment Can Harm You And Be The Crux of Your New York Construction Injury Lawsuit

When you’ve been injured working at a construction site, you face many choices. One choice you should make, and make right away, is to retain an experienced New York construction injury attorney. Your knowledgeable New York attorney will know the law and how to best make a plan of action for your case.  In one recent instance, this meant using an industrial code requirement mandating “free-running wheels” on “hand-propelled vehicles” to support the injury action of a worker injured when...

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