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More Fatal Slip and Fall Accidents Than You Think

By Kohn Law Firm |

Pop culture has attempted to turn the “slip and fall” into a running joke. A person slides on a puddle of spilled orange juice in the grocery store, suffers a slight bruise to their thigh, and then sues the grocery store for millions of dollars. The reality is much more alarming. Not only are… Read More »

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What to Do if You Slip and Fall on a Wet Floor

By Kohn Law Firm |

If you are on someone else’s property, they have a duty to keep you reasonably safe from harm. If you’re in a grocery store, an office building, or someone’s home and they leave a wet floor unmarked and unattended, they’ve left a hazard that can lead to serious injury. When you slip and fall… Read More »

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Dram Shop Liability in NY

By Kohn Law Firm |

If you were injured in a car accident, there may be several different parties to blame: the negligent driver, their employer, the manufacturer of a defective vehicle… There’s also a lesser-known theory of liability that holds certain parties liable for causing an accident: Dram Shop liability. Under a Dram Shop liability claim, injured accident… Read More »

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What Is the Purpose of Accident Investigation and Reporting?

By Kohn Law Firm |

At first glance, it may seem like the purpose of accident investigation and reporting is to understand who caused the accident in order to direct accountability. While one aspect of accident investigation and reporting is for the purpose of accountability, the main objective is to understand what caused the accident in order to prevent… Read More »

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What Are the Most Important Construction Safety Tips?

By Kohn Law Firm |

Construction is one of the most dangerous industries in the United States. Over a thousand construction workers are killed in workplace accidents every year, and thousands more suffer serious injuries. The vast majority of construction accidents are avoidable, having resulted from at least one person acting negligently along the way. Keep reading for tips… Read More »

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What Types of Compensation Can I Recover in a Construction Accident Case?

By Kohn Law Firm |

The construction industry is home to some of the most dangerous jobs in our nation. According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, construction workers consistently find themselves near the top, if not number one, on the list of the most dangerous jobs in our nation. If you work in the construction industry, it’s important… Read More »

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How Much is My Slip and Fall Case Worth?

By Kohn Law Firm |

When slip and fall accident victims meet for the first time with a premises liability lawyer, the first question they typically ask is: How much is my case worth? The answer is, as with most things in the law: It depends. Below, we discuss the factors that affect the likely value of your personal… Read More »

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How to Prevent Construction Accidents

By Kohn Law Firm |

Construction is a dangerous industry for workers and civilians alike. Construction workers face the highest rates of work-related fatalities of any profession. Construction accidents, however, like car accidents, are avoidable. If everyone is careful and follows safety guidelines at all times, the likelihood of an accident can be significantly reduced. Below we discuss a… Read More »

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Who’s Legally Responsible for My Construction Accident?

By Kohn Law Firm |

Construction accidents are extremely common. Construction is one of the most dangerous industries in New York and nationwide. If you are hurt on a construction site, what are your legal options? Who is legally responsible for your injuries and your compensation? Read on to learn about who may be liable after a New York… Read More »

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Nine Types of Construction Work Site Accidents

By Kohn Law Firm |

Construction work sites can be dangerous locations for workers of all skill levels. Knowing what the risks are for injuries and even fatalities can help you be better prepared for a safer workplace. Today, we will discuss how the most common types of construction accidents occur as well as what workers should keep an… Read More »

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