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- Suing a Commercial Landlord for Injuries Occurring on Property in New York
New York state imposes strict laws regarding how properties must be constructed and maintained in order to avoid injury to renters, business customers, visitors and others. The rules that apply are based on the area to be protected and the status of the visitor. It is important to talk to an experienced premises injury lawyer to learn about your potential right to recovery.
- Construction Expert Witness Describes Possible Construction Defects
The defects that may exist within a construction site or with materials are frequently the cause of severe and grievous injuries or even death at the site. When this happens, a construction expert witness is generally hired for the confusion or to connect the defects to the proper responsible party for liability and damages owed to the person or family.
- Construction Site Injury and Expert Witness Testimony and Reports
The reports and testimony that an expert witness provides is crucial in construction site injuries where an employee or bystander harmed from the site presses a claim in civil court. The expert needs to explain to the judge or jury how the incident occurred, what injuries exist and why treatment requires compensation.
- NYC Construction Accidents: Is Workers' Comp Enough?
Construction is hard, dangerous work that requires a great deal of courage. The recent string of catastrophic accidents on New York City job sites serves as a reminder that construction work is not for the faint of heart.
- Construction Expert Witness Explains How to Reduce Risk at Commercial Properties
When a construction expert witness is hired for a case, it is to explain various aspects of the building, materials, persons involved and what risks exist with these processes. To utilize a construction expert properly, the lawyer may have him or her detail what may reduce these dangers for the commercial property in question.
- Construction Expert Witnesses Explain Why Balconies Collapse
Balcony collapses often lead to severe injuries or death when someone is on the ledge when the accident occurs. With the help of a construction expert witness, it may be possible to discover why this incident happened and if there is a liable party.
- Was Your Construction Site Accident Caused by Defective Equipment?
If you have been involved in a construction site accident, do you know the reason why the accident occurred? It could have been faulty equipment.
- Battle Rages Over NYC's Construction Safety Act
Construction is arguably one of the most dangerous industries in which to work, if not the most dangerous -- particularly in New York. In fact, over the past two years, more than 30 construction workers have died in work-related accidents in New York City.
- The 7 Most Common Work Hazards
To assess what work conditions contribute the most to worker injuries, illnesses and deaths, the National Safety Council (NSC) sends safety consultants around the country to evaluate workplaces.
- Changes to Crane Safety Regulations
Cranes are one of the largest pieces of equipment on a construction site and thus present a greater risk to construction workers, site visitors, and even passersby