Blog Posts in May, 2013

  • 28-May-2013

    Firm Helps Truck Driver Receive $85,000 Settlement for Leg Injury

    Individuals who drive for a living are constantly in danger of a serious accident. Those who are truckers are at an even higher risk to accidents because of the heavy and difficult-to-maneuver vehicles that they are operating. A driver in New York ...
  • 24-May-2013

    When is the Right Time to File a Workers' Compensation Claim?

    Any time an individual has been injured on the job, or as a result of a work-related accident, it is in their best interests to contact a skilled workers' compensation attorney immediately. Even seemingly minor injuries can have long-term effects ...
  • 17-May-2013

    Filing a Workers' Compensation Claim Versus a Lawsuit

    In the state of New York, almost all employers are required by law to purchase workers' compensation insurance to cover their employees in the event of a workplace accident. This insurance must cover workers who are working at a for-profit or ...
  • 15-May-2013

    Firm Obtains $195,000 Settlement for Asbestos Exposure Victim

    A worker chose to spend his time cleaning up at the World Trade Center after 9/11, but had no idea that it would take a serious toll on his health. This individual spent much of his time at the devastating site of the 9/11 Twin Tower collapse in the ...
  • 10-May-2013

    Worker Dies After Falling Into Path of Oncoming Subway Train in Queens

    According to reports from the MTA, a NYC Transit worker was killed when he accidentally fell into the path of an oncoming subway train during the early morning hours of Wednesday, April 24th, 2013. An eyewitness statement from a fellow signal ...
  • 7-May-2013

    Firm Successfully Finalizes Claim for Foreman

    Katz Leidman Grossman Wolfe & Freund are devoted to helping the individuals who are injured on-the-job and want compensation for their injuries. Recently, they were able to secure a settlement for a foreman who slipped and fell at the work site. ...
  • 3-May-2013

    Carpal Tunnel Syndrome: Obtaining Relief From Work-Related Injuries

    In almost any industry or profession, there are certain jobs that require workers to perform repetitive motions as part of their assigned duties. It is an unfortunate fact, however, that those continuous motions could be causing workers to experience ...