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Category: Workers Compensation

NYC Work Accident Lawyers Discuss Worksite Amputation Hazards

June 8, 2017 Frekhtman & Associates

Moving machine parts constantly pose a serious amputation threat to workers on construction sites and elsewhere explain NYC work accident lawyers at the F&A injury law firm. For this reason, all workers must be trained to properly turn on and off all machines before working on them for any purpose. …

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Work Accident Lawyers Describe Four Warehouse Dangers

March 16, 2017 Frekhtman & Associates

Warehouses are large buildings that store “things” such as raw materials, machine or device components, and finished goods for distribution to retailers. They often become busy and even frenetic places during peak demand periods of the year. This places a lot of pressure on their workers to move product rapidly …

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New York City Construction Accident Lawyers Discuss The Rise of Fatalities at Work Sites

March 3, 2017 Frekhtman & Associates

New York City Construction Accidents & Deaths Remain on the Rise A recent New York Times article stated that during the past two years, 31 construction workers have died on the job. Yet for some reason, this reality still hasn’t stirred up any measurable public concern or debate. Hopefully this …

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New York Work Accident Lawyers Discuss Workplace Dangers: Electrical Hazards & Electrocutions

January 10, 2017 Frekhtman & Associates

Far too often, busy workers suffer serious injuries while handling electrical tasks. Electrocutions occur when people are exposed to lethal doses of electricity. One study completed for the U. S. Department of Labor stated that electrocutions are the fourth leading cause of death in construction work – responsible for nine …

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Workers Compensation Lawyers Discuss the Causes of Workplace Eye Injuries

November 21, 2016 Frekhtman & Associates

Of all the parts of the human body, the eyes are the most vulnerable. A few sparks or flying debris impacting the eye can have life changing consequences. At the same time, eye injuries are among the most preventable. Prevention amounts to taking a few seconds to put on the …

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July 20, 2016 Frekhtman & Associates

You went to work everyday to support your family. Your income helped to pay the bills and put food on the table. But, in an unexpected moment, this changed because you became injured on the job. Work done on the job has its share of rewards, but can also pose …

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Construction Site Accident Lawyer Discusses Fatal Connecticut Accident

June 29, 2016 Frekhtman & Associates

A worker died at the site of a Connecticut sewer repair project when he was hit by a backhoe explains a New York City construction site accident lawyer at the F&A injury law firm. Officers with both the New Haven police and the West Haven police responded when the accident …

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Aggravated a Pre-existing Medical Condition While on the Job? Our Workers Compensation Lawyers Can Help.

May 16, 2016 Frekhtman & Associates

A pre-existing medical condition complicates matters when it comes to payment for a current work-related injury. Compensation will likely be reduced because of the pre-existing condition. Thankfully, our workers compensation lawyers are available to answer these and other important questions. Is the current injury related to a prior workers’ comp injury? If so, …

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How Workers’ Compensation Lawyers Can Help Injured Nurses

March 22, 2016 Frekhtman & Associates

Every day, hospital nursing staff are required to help lift and move heavy patients, and unfortunately they are in danger of eventually being included in some very disturbing statistics. The Department of Labor’s Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) has determined that every year hospital nursing employees sustain approximately 35,000 back and …

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OSHA May Levy Fines Following A Workplace Fall From Ladder Or Scaffold

May 5, 2014 Frekhtman & Associates

A March 2014 press release from the U.S. Department of Labor has outlined the findings of an investigation into a fatal fall from scaffolding. The Occupational Safety and Health Administration launched the investigation following the accident that occurred on September 20, 2013 at East Georgia State College in Swainsboro, Ga. …

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