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Explosion Accident Lawyer
Construction Accidents

Explosion Accident Lawyer

A construction worker was injured when the floor sealant he was using ignited, resulting in an explosion which caused him multiple burns that required skin grafts. The Platta Law Firm won a $1,650,000 settlement in this case for our client.

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mobile scaffold accident lawyer in nyc
Construction Accidents

Mobile Scaffold Accidents

On March 16, 2017, one of our clients was injured as he was involved in a mobile scaffold accident. He was a carpenter who was working in a building under construction. This accident occurred during one of his first days working in this construction site.

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Back Injury lawyers in nyc
Construction Accidents

NYC Back Injury Lawyer

One of the most common injuries that make construction workers call attorneys is when they hurt their backs. 20% of all injuries that are related to the workplace have to do with back injuries. Another 30% of back injuries result from car accidents.

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Angle Grinder Accident lawyer
Construction Accidents

Angle Grinder Accident

Angle grinders are a handheld power tool used for cutting, grinding and polishing. Without a safety guard, they can become dangerous to use. Learn how attorneys use liability to fight for injured victims.

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Construction related fall accident
Construction Accidents

Construction Related Fall Accidents

Construction accidents can happen to anyone, including pedestrians walking by. One such pedestrian sued a building owner and the general contractor to recover damages for his sustained head injuries.

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asbestos lawyer in nyc
Construction Accidents

Asbestos Injury Lawyer

Some of the busiest attorneys in the city of New York are the asbestos injury lawyers. People considered asbestos, for a very long time, to be the perfect material for all types of insulation. That’s why there is asbestos in most buildings.

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Electrocution accident lawyer
Construction Accidents

Electrocution Accident Lawyer

One of the many hazards that would require workers to hire a lawyer are electrocution accidents. These accidents occur even though there are rules and regulations designed to protect workers from electrical hazards.

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New York Crane Accident Lawyer
Construction Accidents

New York Crane Accident Lawyer

An attorney that handles crane accidents in the city of New York has to be familiarized with the ins and outs of the construction law. Usually very large projects have the need to use cranes, therefore they demand to be covered by big insurance policies.

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