Injured construction worker wins $2.7 Mil against AIG
A midtown law firm, Brand Brand Nomberg & Rosenbaum, won a $2.7 Million Dollar Verdict for an immigrant construction worker injured on the job. The insurance company for the defendant contacted the authorities to have the worker arrested and deported so that they could pay him nothing. The workers law firm defeated the insurance companys efforts and after a hard fought trial and appeal, secured a $2.65 Million settlement.
The case involved a 40 year old construction worker who was born in Poland and came to New York City in 1997 in the hopes of building a life in America. He...
10 Important Legal Tips For New York Accident Victims
1.Even if you are paid off the books, you are entitled to workers compensation, but not social security disability.However, you may be entitled to supplemental security income.
2.If you are in the country illegally, you are still entitled to workers compensation benefits, but not social security benefits.
3.If you are struck by a motor vehicle and the driver flees the scene, you should call the police from the scene.If you do not, report the accident to the nearest police within 24 hours or you may lose coverage for medical benefits and lost wages.
4.If you are in a motor vehicle accident, you must...