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Welding Accident Attorney and Lawyer

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Scaffolding Accident Attorney

scaffolding accident attorney

A scaffolding accident attorney will be able to get you a settlement for an injury caused due to a scaffolding issue. There are over 500,000 construction accidents that happen every year, 1 out of every 5 are scaffolding accidents. The OSHA has standards and guidelines for scaffolding, but they are not always followed by construction companies. You are regulated in the use of base plates, scaffold ties, guard railing, fastening pins, and mud sills. If you do not follow these rules simply due to it being expensive or deeming them unnecessary, that is a definite violation.A Scaffolding accident attorney can determine the cause of the accident, usually ranging from,...

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Wall Collapse Lawyer

Wall Collapse Lawyer

Finding the right wall collapse lawyer will be the most important decision to make in such an accident. New York State Labor Laws were enacted to protect construction workers. Labor Law 240 states that general contractors and property owners shall make sure that equipment such as scaffolds, hoists, ladder, and others and under proper protection. The Platta Law Firm has had plenty of victories in similar situations such as these. We would be eager to take on a case of this severity and get justice out of the responsible party.A successful wall collapse lawyer will have to prove that the landlord or contractor was negligent in causing the...

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Queens Car Accident Attorney

Car Accident Quuens NY Lawyer

An experienced Queens car accident attorney will be able to get you what you deserve. At The Platta Law Firm, we have helped many victims through these situations. Car accidents in Queens can often lead to tragedy. Overall, Queens has the highest number of people injured in car accidents each year. Queens is behind Brooklyn for highest number of car accident deaths, but only by a minimal amount. There’s roughly 17,000 people injured and killed each year in car accidents in Queens.The best Queens car accident attorney will be able to investigate your case thoroughly and quickly. A lot of details need...

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10 year old girl killed by school bus in Brooklyn

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A School Bus accident attorney in Brooklyn will certainly be needed in a case such as this recent accident in Brooklyn. A 10-year-old girl was struck and killed by a school bus in Brooklyn. She was crossing the intersection of Crescent Street, near Worthman Avenue, in East New York. No arrests have been made and the bust remained at the scene and was possibly headed towards the public school a block from the scene. The specific intersection is known to be extremely dangerous and unsafe in the community. Neighbors have demanded that traffic lights be installed there and mentioned that buses always turn too fast at that intersection.Finding...

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Bronx Car Accident Attorney

Bronx Car Accident Attorney

NYC Bronx Car Accident Attorneys have worked for victims since day one at The Platta Law Firm. They have the experience and the qualifications to get you what you deserve. We have helped many victims through some of the toughest times in their lives. Car accidents in Bronx County can often lead to tragedy. This year alone, there have been 196 car accident deaths in the Bronx. When an accident like this happens, it can feel like you have nowhere to turn.The best Bronx Car Accident Attorneys will investigate your case thoroughly and quickly. In the case of a car accident...

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NYC Lawyer Defends Driver Struck by Falling Subway Metal Piece

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New York, NY - In the legal world, old Latin phrases are used regularly.  In truth, most of the time there is no real reason to continue to use these phrases.  Generally, lawyers and judges use them to try to sound smart when they have nothing better to say.  However, on rare occasions we can use these phrases to point to the truly extraordinary.  This is one of those times.   I present to you: Fiat jūstitia ruat cælum, more commonly translated as "Let justice be done though the heavens fall."             How then, in a world of modern English could this...

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Workers’ Compensation Benefits After Surgery: Get the most from your Accident.

Injured Workers who sustain serious injuries on the job, from working on a construction site to a motor vehicle accident, surgery may be recommended.  In deciding whether to undergo surgery due to injuries sustained at work, the injured worker often faces a difficult choice: whether it is in their best interest to have a surgery that may improve their medical condition but which will also result in a longer time period out of work.  In answering this question, the injured worker must consider the weekly cost of living, including the needs of household dependents such as a spouse or children. ...

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NYC Construction Worker Accident at World Trade Center

A New York City Construction Worker was Injured while performing Construction Work at the new 4 World Trade Center.  The concrete worker was working as a form stripper at the construction of the new sixty-four story commercial tower. The Construction Worker became Injured when a four by four he was removing from the ceiling fell or slid down and struck him in the ribs. The ground lessee of the premises hired a general contractor in 2008 to construct the new tower.  The general contractor then hired a number of subcontractors to perform trade work at this construction site.  This included concrete...

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