DOCTYPE html> April 2016 Archives | New York Legal Blog
Hofmann & Schweitzer
Call For A Free Consultation
Click To Call For A Free Consultation
212-465-8840

April 2016 Archives

Backover accidents in construction work

Construction sites can have a lot of vehicles operating in them, such as dump trucks and forklifts. Unfortunately, work site accidents sometimes occur involving such vehicles. One type of accident that sometimes comes up in construction work is a backover accident. This is when a person is hit by a vehicle that is backing up. 

What happens after a maritime injury can be impactful

The complex nature of maritime law is not the only reason why promptly seeking out the advice of a skilled maritime accident attorney can be so important for maritime workers following suffering a job-related injury. Another reason is that a hurt maritime worker can, rather soon after their injury occurred, encounter situations where what they do and say could have significant ramifications regarding their legal situation when it comes to their injury.  

New workers and construction safety

It appears that 2016 might be a year of a fair amount of employment growth in the construction industry. In a recent survey of construction firms, 71 percent of the respondent firms indicated that they anticipate increasing their workforce this year. One wonders if a fair number of construction sites here in New York City will be seeing an influx in new workers this year.

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.