New York City Construction Accident – Steel Worker Injured by I-beam
NYC construction steel-worker was injured when he was crushed by a 3,000 pound I-beam that was being manually moved at a construction site in lower Manhattan. The owner of the property hired a general contractor for the construction work. The general contractor then hired the steel-worker’s employer to serve as the structural s[...]
Bronx Car Accident Attorney
The Bronx Car Accident Attorneys at the Platta Law Firm have helped many victims through some of the toughest times in their lives. Car accidents in Bronx County can often lead to tragedy. This year alone, there have been 196 car accident deaths in the Bronx. When an accident like this happens, it can feel like you have no[...]
Car Accident Lawyer Defends Driver Struck by Falling Subway Metal Piece
New York, NY - In the legal world, old Latin phrases are used regularly. In truth, most of the time there is no real reason to continue to use these phrases. Generally, lawyers and judges use them to try to sound smart when they have nothing better to say. However, on rare occasions we can use these phrases to point to the trul[...]
Workers’ Compensation Benefits After Surgery: Get the most from your Accident.
Injured Workers who sustain serious injuries on the job, from working on a construction site to a motor vehicle accident, surgery may be recommended. In deciding whether to undergo surgery due to injuries sustained at work, the injured worker often faces a difficult choice: whether it is in their best interest to have a surgery that may im[...]