What Is The NY Scaffold Law?

What Is The NY Scaffold Law

New York  Labor Law Sections 240 and 241, the “Scaffolding Law”  protects the rights of construction workers or visitors who suffer a fall or are struck by a falling object. Property owners and contractors must provide scaffolding and other safety measures to protect workers and visitors, including  scaffolding, hoists, ladders, slings, hangers, pulleys, and ropes. […]

Liability for Construction Accidents

Liability for Construction Accidents

Most construction work or employment in an industrial setting is manual labor. Serious injury can mean the loss of a career. Those in the trades are usually well paid and have attractive benefit packages. But when a serious injury prevents you from working in your trade, there’s really no chance of finding other employment with similar pay […]