Month: May 2013

Who is Liable for Electrical Accidents on Construction Sites?

Posted On May 31, 2013 In Construction Accidents

In 2011 OSHA listed electrocutions as one of their “fatal four”, top causes of deaths on construction sites, killing 67 that year. Electricity is a critical component of a job site, but is it worth risking an injury or your life over?…

NY Car Accident Attorney: Who is Liable for Head-On Collisions?

Posted On May 24, 2013 In Car Accidents

A head-on collision happens when a vehicle crosses over the centerline or median of a road, leading to a crash into an oncoming vehicle. The results are often devastating, especially at high speeds. Most of the time these types of car accidents occur inadvertently, and they can be avoided.…

Who is Liable for Construction Falls on Construction Sites?

Posted On May 10, 2013 In Construction Accidents

Construction workers face dangers at work every day that many of us will never dream of. While some may have chosen this profession, it is imperative that they are guaranteed safety, especially when working at great heights.

In 2011 OSHA reported that falls were responsible for 35% of deaths on construction sites.…

NY Car Accident Attorney: Who is Liable for Poorly Maintained Roads?

Posted On May 3, 2013 In Car Accidents

Car accidents can be caused by a number of factors. Drunk driving, speeding, and distracted driving are a few common ones that we think of right away, involving negligence on the part of a driver. Sometimes it is not the fault of the driver at all, but the conditions of the road that can cause accidents resulting in serious injury or death.…