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medical negligence

Medical negligence occurs when a medical professional — doctor, nurse, or technician — fails to provide proper health care, which can result in injury or harm to the patient. As patients, we expect the best possible treatment from our caregivers. But…

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Last week, we discussed some of the reasons why slip and fall accidents increase in the Fall. This season also brings some unique hazards for drivers which can be even more harmful than those for pedestrians. For this reason, we’re…

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slip and fall

For many New Yorkers, autumn is their favorite season in the city. Trees become beautifully red, orange and yellow, and the weather is just perfect for a walk in the park, a bicycle ride or a run near the river….

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pedestrian accident

Unfortunately, pedestrian accidents are rising in New York City. Various factors contribute to these incidents, including speeding, inattention, failure to yield, failure to obey traffic laws, and lack of countdown signals in dangerous intersections. In addition, taxicabs and bus drivers…

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crane safety

Last week, we learned that operator error was one of the primary causes of a crane collapse earlier this year in Manhattan that killed one and injured others. Unfortunately, these kinds of accidents happen more frequently than one would expect,…

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power tool safety

Construction work requires the use of power tools on an every-day basis. It is important that workers understand the hazards and safe work practices of each type of tool to prevent accidents. Employers are also legally required to provide their…

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stairways accidents

Whether they’re working in a skyscraper, a three-floor building or a house, most construction jobs require workers to go up and down stairways with heavy materials and powerful tools. Unfortunately, stairways can be very dangerous during the construction development. If…

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car breaks down

  We often hear about terrible accidents that happen after a car breaks down in the middle of a highway. Drivers and passengers sometimes get out of their vehicles without looking behind them and are hit by a vehicle. Or…

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If you have injured yourself on a ladder at work, you should act immediately after the accident to achieve the maximum compensation you deserve. We’ve created the following infographic to show you the steps you need to take if you…

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car crash

Every driver suffers “sun glare”, that moment when you are driving and suddenly cannot see a thing because the sun is at the perfect apex to cause momentary blindness. Unfortunately, sun glare can cause accidents, sometimes ones with terrible injuries…

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