A New York Construction Accident Lawyer Who Represents Injured Workers Tracking Developments in Construction Accident Law.

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Sean Fallon, a volunteer firefighter in upstate New York, was climbing up an extension ladder when it collapsed, causing him to fall. His accident occurred in a warehouse owned by the defendant, and he and others were installing plastic sheeting and heaters to prevent fire department vehicles from freezing. Because of the relationship between the […]

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Less than a week ago, the Court of Appeals decided a Labor Law case in which it defined the circumstances under which a contractor or agent of the owner may be liable for damages to an injured worker. The decision, Bowles v. Clean Harbors Environmental Services, Inc., while not groundbreaking, is useful because it reiterates what role […]

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