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Category: Personal Injury

How To Report A Construction Accident In New York City


If you suffer an injury while working on a construction site, encouraging your employer to file an accident report is a critical step. Although it is primarily an employer’s responsibility, taking initiative can help increase your ability to recover compensation. Immediate Actions In the aftermath of a construction accident, prioritize your well-being. Dial 911 to… read more

A Guide To Wrongful Death In New York


Losing a loved one is an incredibly painful experience, and when that loss is the result of someone else’s negligence, it can be even more devastating. In New York, as in other states, the legal system recognizes wrongful death as a civil action that allows surviving family members to seek justice and compensation for the… read more

Potential Changes to New York Personal Injury Laws in 2023


Personal injury laws are designed to protect individuals who have suffered harm or injury due to the negligence or wrongdoing of others. These laws ensure that victims receive compensation for their injuries and other related damages. In the state of New York, personal injury laws have recently undergone significant changes. Here are the key updates… read more

Are Damages Limited or Capped in Medical Malpractice Cases?


Some states limit the amount of compensation a medical malpractice victim can recover, but that is the case in New York. Therefore, it is up to a jury to decide how much compensation a victim of medical malpractice will receive.   What are Damage Caps? Damage caps in medical malpractice cases typically restrict the amount of… read more