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Construction Worker Injured on Demolition Worksite by a Piece of Falling Debris, Awarded $900,000 Under Labor Law §240(1) and §241(6)

Wednesday, September 7th, 2016

New York Personal Injury AttorneysE. Smart, suffered a fracture of the right shoulder blade while erecting a scaffold in an underground parking lot at a construction site in Bronx, NY. As Mr. Smart was working, a piece of concrete column debris, which was being demolished from above ground, fell onto his right shoulder, resulting in, not only a fracture, but also the need for surgery.

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Russian Worker Falls from Ladder And Is Thankful For $275,000 Settlement After Changing Attorneys

Thursday, June 23rd, 2016

Y.B., a middle aged Russian Construction worker, was installing HVAC piping with a contracting company on the renovation project in Times Square. Mr. Belik’s ladder slipped on an uneven tile floor, causing him to fall and he fractured his wrist.

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69 Year Old Puerto Rican Man Struck By Construction Site Door Wins $600,000 Settlement

Tuesday, May 24th, 2016

F.M., a 69 year old man originally from Puerto Rico, living in Brooklyn, was walking alone on a windy day when he passed a townhouse construction site on Hart Street. The wind picked up, and a negligently repaired construction site door knocked him down, breaking his hip.

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25 Year Old Electrician Receives $165,000 Settlement After Hurting Knee During Apartment Renovation

Wednesday, December 30th, 2015

A.R., a 25 year old Brooklyn resident and electrician, was injured during an apartment renovation project.  During construction, he fell into an interior hole located within the apartment.   In addition to a workers’ compensation claim, A.R. came to Hill & Moin to see whether they could potentially assist with a third party action against the construction company or the building owner under Labor Law §240.

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Union Carpenter Wins a $2 Million Construction Injury Settlement After Hiring Hill & Moin as His New Lawyer

Thursday, November 19th, 2015

Glenford Morris, a veteran union carpenter in New York City, suffered a crush injury to his dominant hand while working on a construction site in 2002. After many years of dissatisfaction with the first law firm he retained, Mr. Morris found Hill & Moin, LLP, and knew he had made the right choice after he met the “great staff”. Mr. Morris states that he had a “beautiful and wonderful experience” with Hill & Moin.

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51-year-old Construction Worker Receives $750,000 For Fractured Ankle

Tuesday, September 1st, 2015

Roberto Marin, a 51-year-old construction worker was badly injured after falling down a flight of steps while on the job. The Worker’s Compensation checks would never compensate him for the injury he sustained and the pain he would continue to suffer. Mr. Marin knew he could not sue his employer. However, his Worker’s Compensation attorney told him that New York State has special labor laws that protect construction workers on the job. Therefore Mr. Marin sought the assistance of the third-party attorney’s, Hill & Moin, LLP. Once a strong individual, Mr. Marin has not been able to go back to work since this terrible accident.

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