Construction Accident Lawyer Queens
Construction Workers

Construction workers in all parts of the world risk their lives at job sites. They normally deal with a lot of life-threatening challenges to earn money for their families. Not surprisingly, many of them suffer serious injuries, or worse, due to construction accidents.

An incident like this occurred in Manhattan when a worker lost his life in a construction accident.

What happened?

This construction accident happened on Saturday. The location of the accident was near Grand Central Terminal.

  • The deceased was working a job at 553 Madison Avenue.
  • He fell to his death from a height of roughly 30 feet.
  • The victim was immediately rushed to Bellevue Hospital.
  • Doctors were unable to save the victim.

What about the identity of the deceased?

The police have still not revealed the identity of the deceased. However, one thing the police have confirmed is his age. According to police reports, he was 49 years old.

Keep coming back to our website to receive more updates about this case. Labor Law §240 is in place to allow recourse to those injured due to falls from elevation or injured by objects falling from height.  These gravity related accidents are particularly dangerous and hazards that the New York legislature thought to protect workers from.  If you or a loved one are injured in an elevation related accident like the one described above, call the Law Firm of Vaughn, Weber & Prakope, PLLC at 516-858-2620.  We are here to help.

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How to Hire The Right Per Diem Attorney

On October 9, 2019, in Corporate, by John A. Weber IV, ESQ.

The demand for Per Diem attorneys in Nassau County is reaching new heights these days. It is mainly because law firms want their staff lawyers to devote more time to the principal issues related to their operations.

More importantly, an experienced Per Diem attorney in Nassau County can be an asset to your organization for the following reasons:

  • They are reliable and can be appear with short notice.
  • They are capable of handling any type of appearance.
  • They can conduct depositions.
  • They can even handle trials for your firm.

One such law firm is the Law Firm of Vaughn, Weber & Prakope, a reputed group of experienced Per Diem attorneys in Nassau County.  Go to our website and complete our Per Diem Appearance Form at https://vaughnweberlaw.com/nassau-appearances-per-diem-request-form/

 

Why Do You Need a Motor Vehicle Accident Attorney?

On September 30, 2019, in Motor Vehicle Accident, by John A. Weber IV, ESQ.

Need Of Motor vehicle Accident Attorney

Motor vehicle accidents can occur any time without warning and can disrupt your life. It is necessary to be cautious while driving, in order to prevent dangerous situations.  Defensive driving does not always prevent accidents.  The damage caused by these accidents can impact your physical condition and your financial life as well. An accident could be a disaster for your family as well. Therefore, it is essential to seek help from a Motor Vehicle Accident Attorney in the Bronx to protect your financial interests.

Here are some common injuries that accident victims suffer, which also affect their lives:

  • Head/Brain Injuries
  • Soft Tissue Injuries
  • Fractured and Broken Bones
  • Spinal Injuries
  • Permanent Scars
  • Untimely Death

Identifying the reasons behind a Motor Vehicle Accident 

By hiring an experienced attorney, it becomes easy to investigate a motor vehicle accident. By reconstructing the accident scene to determine who’s at fault, the team of attorneys will address causes like:

  • Speeding
  • Drunk Driving
  • Reckless Driving
  • Hazardous road conditions
  • Inattentive or Distracted Driving

How a Motor Vehicle Accident Attorney can help you?

As discussed above, a car accident can cause huge trouble for victims and their families. Therefore, first, seek medical aid, then hire a competent motor vehicle accident attorney in the Bronx as soon as possible.  

Have you or someone in your family been injured in a motor vehicle accident? Has someone in your family died due to a motor vehicle accident? Are you planning to seek the compensation you think you deserve? It’s time to get in touch with the Law Firm of Vaughn, Weber Law & Prakope, PLLC, a reputed group of experienced motor vehicle accident attorneys in the Bronx, Queens, Nassau County, Suffolk County, Long Island, Staten Island, Manhattan, Brooklyn and New York City to safeguard your financial interests during this critical phase of life.  

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Motor Vehicle Accident On Cross Bronx Expressway Results in Two Deaths
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Auto Accident

Injuries and deaths due to motor vehicle accidents are a very common thing in New York. It seems that news of injuries or deaths in auto accidents is seen on a daily basis. One such heart-wrenching news story has occurred in Long Island.

News In detail:

The motor vehicle accident happened at about 1:40 p.m. in the afternoon. It happened on Merrick Road at Washington Avenue in Seaford.

The car involved in this accident was being driven by a 32-year-old woman. She stayed at the scene of the accident. A 12-year-old boy suffered injuries as a result of this motor vehicle accident.

Impact of this accident:

The impact of this accident was so powerful that Members of New York Physical Therapy and Wellness heard the crash easily from their office located on Merrick Road. All of them ran out to help as soon as they heard the collision.

According to Ron Bredow, the boy was being helped and stabilized by a woman. The traffic around the boy was directed by Bredow until the police and EMS arrived at the scene.

According to the witnesses…

Witness reports say the boy was lying in the middle of the street. The distance may have been up to 30 feet from the car.

He was conscious after the accident. He appeared to have suffered arm and head injuries in this accident. The indications were that he was trying to beat the light in an attempt to meet his friends, at the time of the accident. The light had just turned green.

Based on the condition of the vehicle, it appears the boy must have flown through the air before landing on the car’s hood and hitting the windshield. The windshield of the car was cracked. 

What about the treatment?

The nature of the boy’s injuries from this motor vehicle accident were serious but non-life threatening. Nassau County Police Aviation Helicopter 4 airlifted the boy to a nearby area hospital for treatment.

The police are investigating this motor vehicle accident. However, no criminal activity has been reported in this accident thus far. Keep coming back to our website, as we’ll keep you posted with updates relevant to this incident.

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