New York Workers' Compensation Blog

  • 18-Feb-2013

    Recent Case Results from Katz Leidman Grossman Wolfe & Freund

    The respected New York Workers' Compensation law firm Katz, Leidman, Freund & Herman has been serving the communities of New York City, the Bronx, Staten Island, Brooklyn, Queens, and Long Island for over 50 years in work-related injury ...
  • 13-Feb-2013

    Elevator Worker Suffers Electric Shock Injuries

    An unidentified man working on an elevator in a luxury apartment building in Murray Hill was badly shocked while on the job. The location of the building was near E. 34 th and Madison Avenue, and took place in the afternoon of January 31, 2013. EMS ...
  • 8-Feb-2013

    Denied Claims: Workers' Compensation in New York

    When a workers' compensation claim is denied, it can be of great concern to the injured worker, as well as the family who counts upon the income to survive. There is a possibility of a denial, particularly if an insurance company disputes the ...
  • 6-Feb-2013

    Roofing Contractor Faces Expensive Fines for Negligence

    Construction workers and roofing installation workers are among some of the most at-risk employees in the United States. Often these workers are faced with dangerous situations and they need to take precautions in order to avoid injuries and ...
  • 1-Feb-2013

    Worker Killed on Construction Site in Queens

    Construction workers face very serious dangers on a daily basis, and an unexpected accident often leads to catastrophic injuries or death. This was the case on January 29, 2013, when a construction worker fell through the floor and hit his head while ...
  • 29-Jan-2013

    Catastrophic Injuries and Workers' Compensation Benefits

    A permanent or debilitating injury – one in which a worker cannot be returned to an earlier condition of health, such as a traumatic brain injury, spinal cord injury, mesothelioma or other cancers, severe burns or other forms of devastating ...
  • 23-Jan-2013

    Your Rights as a Teen Worker

    If you are a teenager who is currently working, then you have rights just like adults do. According to a publication sponsored by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, teenagers have the right to work in a safe and healthy environment. They ...
  • 20-Jan-2013

    New Legislation Introduced: Workers' Comp Reforms for 2013

    Governor Andrew Cuomo proposed reforms to workers' compensation in his State of the State report on January 9, 2013. These reforms are geared to save employers in the state money. The plan includes the closing of certain funds that the Governor ...
  • 14-Jan-2013

    Crane Accidents Result in Injuries and Deaths in New York

    Large cranes are a common sight on construction sites in New York, and are used to transport materials in new buildings or replacing components such as air conditioners, or other improvements to an existing structure. On January 10, 2013, a crane ...
  • 8-Jan-2013

    Offshore Fisherman Job Reforms in Place to Enhance Safety

    Offshore workers are some of the most at-risk workers in the United States. Whether these employees are working on fishing boats in the deep oceans or are on oil drilling rigs, they are often put in dangerous situations when the storms arise or the ...
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