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Work-Related Injury Cases in New York

Work-Related Injury Cases in New York | Personal Injury Lawyers

If you have obtained a work-related injury, you’re probably feeling angry and may be wondering how you are going to make everything work financially. You may wonder if you are entitled to compensation for your damages. Exploring your options after you get hurt is essential. Here are some answers to common work-related injury questions. Download […]

Slip and Fall Cases on Stairs

Slip and Fall Cases on Stairs

“Slip and fall” is a simple yet perfectly descriptive term for a type of personal injury case in which an individual slipped or tripped on a hazard and fell to the ground. Just as improperly maintained, flat surfaces can be the culprits in slip and fall cases, so can irregular surfaces such as stairs. However, […]

The Americans with Disabilities Act

The Americans with Disabilities Act

If you have a disability, you may be discouraged about asking for accommodations so that you can do your job to the best of your ability. The Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) can protect you if you were fired due to your disability, but before you file a claim, here is what you should know […]

Age Discrimination at Work

Age Discrimination at Work

Employment discrimination should not be tolerated under any circumstances, but there are certain forms of discrimination that are more nebulous and difficult to prove than others are. Age discrimination at work is one such example; sometimes older workers are indeed wrongfully terminated due to their age, but factors such as changes in an industry or […]

Recoverable Damages in an Auto Accident Lawsuit

Recoverable Damages in an Auto Accident Lawsuit

Once you have sustained injuries, both physical and emotional, in the aftermath of an auto accident, you may wonder how exactly you can recuperate from the tragedy that you have endured. Read on to learn more about the potential recoverable damages in an auto accident lawsuit. Recoverable Damages in an Auto Accident Lawsuit You can […]

Employer Job References

Employer Job References

As we move from job to job as we pursue our ideal careers and seek to pay all our bills, the issue of professional references inevitably arises. A glowing recommendation from a previous, recent employer is a golden ticket, as this kind of reference underscores that you were a valuable employee and that you left […]

Entering Canada with a DWI

Entering Canada with a DWI

The city of Buffalo lies at the southeastern terminus of the Golden Horseshoe, a rapidly expanding metropolitan area lining the western shore of Lake Ontario, which stretches from Niagara Falls to Oshawa and includes major cities such as Hamilton and Toronto in its swath. Southern Ontario is thus quite a hotspot for travelers throughout the […]

Plea Bargaining a DWI in New York

Plea Bargaining a DWI in New York

When a driver is charged with driving while intoxicated (DWI), he or she may implement any of several defenses in the impending lawsuit. Under an attorney’s guidance, one such tactic that may be used is asking for a plea bargain, a quid pro quo agreement in which the driver will plead guilty to a charge […]

New York Construction Accident Guide

New York Construction Accident Guide

Construction Accident Injuries Staying Safe on a Job Site As a construction worker, your obligation is simply to use the safety devices that are available to you. Sometimes when you do not do this and you are injured, this can be a hindrance in bringing a third-party claim. This will not necessarily eliminate such a […]

New York Employment Law Guide

New York Employment Law Guide

Download Our Free Employment Law Guide The workplace should be a setting in which every employee feels comfortable and receives the support needed to do her or his job. Unfortunately, not every office or facility is hospitable to all its employees, and threats to worker safety can be far less obvious than hazardous conditions. An […]