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June 2014 Archives

Unusual Midtown Construction Accident Hurts Innocent Bystander

Pedestrians in midtown Manhattan face many dangers, but the particular threat that occurred on Tuesday May 27, 2014 was unusual. According to NBC News, a construction company was working to fix a water main on 48th Street and Ninth Avenue when a buzzsaw blade being used by a construction worker became airborne and flew into pedestrian traffic.

Will You Recognize the Symptoms of Hypothermia in a Maritime Emergency?

It has never happened to you before. In all the years that you have worked on a boat out on the Atlantic Ocean, you have never once been in the water long enough, or been exposed to frigid temperatures for enough time to suffer hypothermia. So far you've been lucky, but that doesn't mean that you aren't at risk of serious injury or death from hypothermia.

Four Reasons You Should Demand to See Your Maritime Accident Report

Whether you were hurt soon after leaving Point Pleasant, New Jersey or you were hurt well out in the Atlantic Ocean, an accident or incident report should have been created after your injury on a commercial fishing boat.The report should accurately document the accident that resulted in your injury. However, that doesn't always happen.

Fighting To Protect What Matters Most

You are not the only one who suffers after a serious accident. Crushing medical bills and lost wages can be devastating to your family for years.

It doesn’t have to be that way.

Speak To An Attorney, Get Help.