jury sided with my client and delivered a verdict in his favor of $5,750,000. As a personal injury attorney since 1985, I believe that the verdict I achieved for my client is the highest award ever given to a motorcyclist who sustained life altering injuries from a motorcycle accident in Suffolk County
It's named after a woman, Lavern Wilkinson, who died in 2013 of treatable lung cancer. Her radiologist noticed a suspicious mass in 2010, but Lavern was never told. When she went back more than 2½ later for a chronic cough, she was told she had cancer, that it had spread, and that it was terminal.
Rt v Three Vil. Cent. Sch. Dist. (2017 NY Slip Op 06207) The plaintiff “RT” (hereinafter the infant plaintiff) allegedly was assaulted by a classmate during a class at a public school within the defendant, Three Village Central School District. The classmate allegedly grabbed the infant plaintiff by the back of his head and pushed [...]
Construction injuries can be the result of a lack of safety equipment such as hardhats, protective goggles, face shields, debris nets, and protective guards on tools and machinery. Improper use of tools and equipment as well as lack of training can also cause injuries.
May is Motorcycle Awareness Month We urge everyone to share the road and be alert, and we’re especially reminding motorcyclists to make yourselves visible, to use DOT-compliant motorcycle helmets, and to always ride sober. How to choose the right helmet before you hit the road.Watch this Video from the NHTSA: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uB0ZY55ty7Q&feature=youtu.be Motorcycle Safety If you [...]
Check your Motorcycle Tires Before You Ride Spring has arrived, and most of us in New York can’t wait to jump on our motorcycles at the first sign of good riding weather. But remember, let’s not jump the gun on safety either. Below are a few tips on why it’s so important to check your [...]
construction sites are usually occupied by numerous employers (contractors, subcontractors) at a time. Often, one of these third parties will be the cause of an injury to a non-employee who is working for someone else on the site.