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Learn About Your Rights After a Maritime, Construction, Railroad or Premises Liability Accident

Hofmann & Schweitzer represents construction, railroad, maritime and other personal injury claims throughout New York and New Jersey.  Our law firm has over 30 years of legal experience and can help you.  We represent many construction trade members, including carpenters, dockbuilders, electricians, iron workers, laborers, lathers, operating engineers, dredge men and a host of other specialties.

Construction AccidentConstruction Accident

New Jersey and New York construction workers are at risk of suffering life-changing accident injuries at work. State laws protect construction workers who are injured and allow workers to recover for their injuries.

Experienced New Jersey and New York construction accident lawyers can help injured workers get the recoveries that they deserve. Find out more about your potential recovery, and why you need a construction injury lawyer to help you.

Railroad AccidentsRailroad Accidents

A knowledgeable railroad accident attorney from our office can help you if you have been injured either working for a railroad line or while a passenger on a commuter train. We represent FELA claims and passenger claims in New York and New Jersey.

Maritime LawMaritime Law

Certain laws exist to protect maritime workers. If you or a loved one has been injured in a maritime accident, you need to contact an experienced maritime attorney at the law firm of Hofmann & Schweitzer for legal advice. We handle maritime accident and boating accident cases nationwide. Our law firm also handles cruise ship injury claims.

Premises LiabilityPremises Liability

Property owners can be held responsible for accidents that occur on their premises, including slip and falls and exposure to harmful chemicals.  In New York and New Jersey, you can pursue damages from this type of accident.  For more information, contact a premises liability lawyer at the law firm of Hofmann & Schweitzer at our New York office at 212-465-8840, our New Jersey office at 908-393-5662 or Toll Free at 800-362-9329.

Employer Retaliation  Whistleblower ClaimsEmployer Retaliation - Whistleblower Claims

Have you been subject to employer retaliation for making a safety complaint?

Have you helped a co-worker injured on the job and had your employer attempt to punish you?

Seamen, railroad workers, construction workers you have federal law protection!

Current and Ongoing Investigations by Hofmann & Schweitzer

New & Ongoing Investigations:

Commercial Fisherman are often taken advantage of by the Captain and Owners of the vessels.

The Statue of Liberty Cruise ships provide a valuable service to the public wanting to visit Ellis Island.

Atlantic Cape Fisheries is a NJ company doing business in Alaska.

Accident on a Moran Tug while tying up to the dock in Staten Island, NY.

Claim under NY Labor Law §§ 200, 240 and 241(6).

Hofmann & Schweitzer is investigating an accident that occurred to a machine operator with Local 825.

The condition of the Fire Island Water Taxi landing area in Cherry Grove, Fire Island, NY.

Longshoreman are sometimes entitled to bring a claim against a 3rd party.

Safety of the construction worker is often overlooked.

Part of the duties of the Chief Engineer is to provide a safe place for the crewmembers to work.

Pulmonary Disease from exposure to toxic substances at Mobil Oil.

K-SEA DBL Barge 32 Inspection at Kirby Marine in Staten Island.

Unmarked Dredge Pipe by Gibson & Cushman Dredging causes severe injury to person operating pleasure boat.

Fall into open drench left by National Grid and Keyspan in Brooklyn, NY causing fractured ankle in 3 places.

 

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