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  • Undocumented Workers and Workers Compensation

    The significant presence of undocumented workers laboring in the U.S. economy makes workers’ compensation entitlement a critical issue. The total illegal immigrant population in the U.S. is estimated at 11.1 million, with eight million comprising the civilian workforce. In New York and 27 other states, court challenges have established that undocumented workers are entitled to [VIEW MORE]

  • Safety Measures That Construction Workers Must Take

    A construction site can be a very dangerous place to work if you are not careful. You should always protect your safety while working. CHECK YOUR WORK SPACES Scaffolds are important equipment in most construction areas and unfortunately are also a source of a high number of injuries. If you are going to work on [VIEW MORE]

  • Rights Of Undocumented Workers In New York State

    You are a construction worker, you do not have a work visa or valid papers, so you are essentially undocumented. However, your employer is more than happy to use your services because he does not have to pay you a minimum wage or overtime. He thinks he has no problem breaking the law because you [VIEW MORE]

RECENT SETTLEMENTS

Last year we recovered over $15 million for our clients. With that money, our clients are able to pay their medical bills. They are getting their lives back on track after serious injuries and they are holding to account the people who wrongfully injured them.

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$1,100,000.00 - Female, 35: Motorcyclist hit by oncoming traffic


Our client was riding on the back of a motorcycle going south when the defendant heading north made a left hand turn in front of the client, causing the accident.
Injuries: Fractured left leg which required surgery

We understand motorcyclists because we ride

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$5,100,000.00 - Female, 43: Cyclist hit by truck


Our client was riding her bicycle when a truck was turning and came up onto the sidewalk. Our client went to back up and the truck struck her.
Injuries: Catastrophic injuries to entire right side of body below the waist resulting in amputation of the right leg and hind quarter; bladder rupture; multiple rib and spinal fractures.

$3,500,000.00 - Female, 33: Serious personal injury


Our client fell down the stairs and was knocked unconscious at a New York City
subway station.
Injuries: Fractured skull, subsequent seizure disorder.

$4,300,000.00 - Male, 63: Pedestrian hit by bus


Our client was crossing a street when a bus hit a car and the car spun and hit him.
Injuries: Traumatic brain injury; fractured shoulder.

$750,000.00 - Male, 35: Workers' compensation


Our client was changing a pump strainer on a hot air furnace when he stepped on a board and fell through the ceiling.
Injuries: Herniated disc which required surgery.