I have heard about settlements in New York Workers’ Compensation known as a Schedule Loss of Use and a Section 32. Can you explain I only injured my arm?

There are many different types of settlements. As your attorney, it would be my job to review the needs of the injured worker both medically and financially. Once this evaluation is complete, the client can best decide which type of settlement may be best. For Read More …

Can I start a lawsuit after a construction accident even if I am getting workers’ compensation in New York?

Can I start a lawsuit after a construction accident even if I am getting workers’ compensation in New York?

Depending on the circumstances of your accident, you may be able to pursue compensation through a lawsuit while you are receiving workers’ compensation benefits. Under New York law, employers are required to carry workers’ compensation insurance. Workers’ compensation is supposed Read More …

What Are My Rights After A Construction Accident In New York?

What Are My Rights After A Construction Accident In New York?

New York has great workers’ compensation laws, and they are especially favorable for construction. The laws provide important and valuable benefits to anyone hurting from job-related injuries received on a construction site. These rights include: Wage replacement: You receive up to Read More …