Construction Accidents

Who Is Liable for the Recent Scaffolding Collapse in NYC?

In November of 2017, a scaffold collapsed in lower Manhattan, trapping two pedestrians under debris and injuring several more. Luckily, the incident only resulted in minor injuries to five people and property damage to a few nearby vehicles. New Yorkers at the scene rushed to help the trapped pedestrians and get them to safety. Although… read more

Who Can Be Held Responsible for Constructions Accidents in NYC?

The Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) investigate reports of workplace hazards, injuries, and fatalities. Additionally, OSHA also provides employers with rules and guidance to prevent employee injuries. Construction is one of the most vital and most dangerous industries in the country, and the construction industry demands a great deal of attention from OSHA officials… read more