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Overjoyed Construction Worker Settles Worksite Claim for $870,000 After Falling Off Ladder and Suffering Shoulder and Wrist Injuries

Tuesday, April 16th, 2019

V.S. moved to the United States from Belarus. He made a living supporting himself and his family by working as a welder. On the date of the accident, V.S. was working on a ladder while doing electrical welding. As V.S. was standing on the wobbly ladder looking up toward the pipe his assistant was holding above him – V.S. saw that the pipe was dropping and coming toward his direction. He tried to prevent getting hit and injured by the pipe, but the shaky ladder and the worker fell. He underwent shoulder and wrist surgeries.

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Father of Four is Thankful for Settlement Compensating Him for His Back and Shoulder Injuries

Thursday, April 4th, 2019

D.H., originally from Jamaica, a self-employed driver and technician transporting and repairing various medical supplies, was injured while out on one of his assigned jobs. After exiting the client’s building, D.H. slipped and fell on a clear patch of ice on the sidewalk. The trip and fall resulted in D.H. sustaining injuries to his shoulder, lower back and his elbow.

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Undocumented Construction Worker Who Fell Off Scaffold Receives Life-Altering $1 Million Settlement

Friday, January 11th, 2019

O.Q., an Undocumented construction worker from Mexico, was working at a construction site in Staten Island. O.Q. was instructed by his employer to complete work on top of an improperly balanced scaffold without any safety equipment. O.Q. followed instructions and while drilling, the scaffold became wobbly and he fell to the ground. He sustained head injuries and multiple fractures.

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Brooklyn Resident Recovers Six-figure Settlement After Fall at Private Residence

Wednesday, July 25th, 2018

A 45-year-old father of three, “R.T.,” was a guest at a family dinner when he slipped on a napkin holder carelessly left at the top of a flight of stairs leading to the basement, falling all the way down them. R.T.’s fall resulted in fractures to his humerus, shoulder, elbow, and ribs.

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Sanitation Worker Well-Compensated for His Fall In A Parking Lot

Monday, November 27th, 2017

A 43 year old sanitation worker fell in a pothole on a sanitation parking lot. After the fall his co-worker drove him to the hospital. Doctors at the hospital told him that he had right knee and right shoulder injuries. J.S was afraid that he could no longer be able to work to support his young daughters, so he started looking for the best attorneys to help him pursue a personal injury claim, since as an employee with Department of Sanitation was not covered by Worker’s Compensation..

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Bronx Resident Who Slipped and Fell On Ice Outside New York City Housing Authority Building Received $250,000 Settlement

Tuesday, March 14th, 2017

New York Slip and Fall AttorneysOn a cold winter day in December, J.H. was walking home from work when she slipped and fell on an icy, defective sidewalk, near her New York City Housing Authority apartment building. Due to the combination of the snow and defective condition, J.H. fell to the ground and sustained significant injures. J.H. fractured her shoulder.

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