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MTA Injury Lawyer

The injured subway rider sued the New York City Transit Authority (the MTA). The rider’s MTA injury lawyer claimed that the presence of discarded Metrocards inside the station was a “recurring condition.” Also, that it was dangerous.

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Slip and fall lawyers in NYC
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Slip and Fall Accident Lawyers

Despite their obvious negligence, the defendants would not make a fair settlement offer so we took the case to trial.  Prior to the trial the defendants had offered $525,000.  While this is certainly a large sum amount of money, it simply was not adequate for…

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Ice Skating Accidents

In a recent case, an experienced skater had an ice skating accident while she was skating at the Rockefeller Center ice rink. The injured skater claimed two disruptive skaters pushed her down onto the skating rink. These two disruptive skaters had caused other skaters…

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Trip and Fall Lawyer

In a trip and fall case, a pedestrian was jogging on a two-way street. There was traffic was coming from each direction. To avoid an approaching vehicle, the pedestrian moved her left, towards the side of the road. After moving over, she was injured when…

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Tragedy on a MTA NYC Subway

Upon treating with a specialist, the injured man had a diagnosis of a fractured lamina in his neck spine.  He also sustained a herniated disc in the same area.  With injuries this severe, his only option was surgery.  The plaintiff underwent fusion surgery…

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Slip and Fall – Subway

As a result of the slip and fall in the subway, the man suffered life-changing injuries to his neck. An ambulance took him to a local emergency room where he explained to the doctors and staff that he had significant pain in his cervical spine.

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Trip and Fall Accident Lawyer

In New York City, owners of commercial and residential (excluding one- or two-family homes) property are responsible to maintain the sidewalks that abut their property. Pedestrians who trip over a defect in a sidewalk can sue the owner of the…

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Elevator Accident

Plaintiff claimed that the defendants did not schedule regular maintenance of the elevator. Also, the elevator’s cabin tipped because of improper weight distribution. He argued that the building’s managing staff should have supervised his use of…

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Legionnaires disease attorney
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Legionnaires Disease Attorney

If you were diagnosed with Legionnaires’ disease, there is likely somebody responsible for your illness and injuries and The Platta Law Firm can help prove your case. There can be many potential liable entities, including, public and private building…

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Slip and Fall Injuries in the Workplace

One of the subcontractor’s laborers resided in the United States on an F1 student visa. His supervisor instructed him to carry a nine-by-two-foot plywood panel weighing more than 100 pounds to an adjacent area.

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