Topic: Work Injury

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What Should I Do After Being Injured on a Job Site in New York?

If you have suffered an injury while working, you need to take quick action to assert your rights under New York’s workers’ compensation laws. The workers’ comp system allows injured employees to receive medical treatment and wage replacement benefits paid for by their employers. You do not have to prove employer misconduct to receive benefits, but you must be smart about how you handle your case. So, what are...


How Much Is My New York Construction Site Accident Case Worth?

Construction accidents can result in catastrophic injuries, and determining an appropriate case value can be complicated. The compensation you receive could vary significantly compared to a case involving similar circumstances. If you suffered injuries on a construction site in New York, it’s crucial to contact an experienced New York construction accident attorney. Anthony A. Ferrante has years of experience representing injured workers and knows how to evaluate your case. ...


What Are the Most Common Fact Patterns in Viable Construction Site Injury Claims?

Hazards abound on construction sites, and several state laws give workers and passersby the right to seek legal relief for the injuries they suffer in construction accidents. So, if you are a construction site injury victim, when and how can you request legal remedies for your losses? We review the answer to that question below. And when you are ready to initiate your claim, Anthony A. Ferrante is the...


What to Do After Falling from a Ladder at the Workplace

Ladders are the cause of a substantial number of job-related injuries. In 2020, 22,710 ladder-related injuries required people to take at least one day off from work. A fall from a ladder can be the source of significant medical and financial setbacks that innocent parties should not bear alone.  If you fall from a ladder while on the job, you could have several options for obtaining compensation and other...


Workers’ Compensation Settlements in NY

No matter how many benefits you receive, keeping your workers’ compensation case open for the long haul can be a pain. Your employer, the workers’ compensation insurance carrier, and state agencies might engage in seemingly endless monitoring of your healthcare and your actions to determine what you are and are not owed. This is why many workers’ compensation claimants decide to settle their cases.  Settlement can often be the...