New York Work Injury Law Blog

Another MTA Bus Crashes Into Building in Brooklyn Causing Injuries

An MTA bus slammed into a three-story building Monday afternoon causing injuries to 16 people and serious damage to the structure in Brooklyn. This latest crash happened on Lincoln Road in Prospect Lefferts Gardens. This MTA bus accident is very similar to the crash which injured several people in September 2018. The attorneys at Morgan

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Upper East Side Fire Injures Dozens

A massive kitchen fire ripped through a luxury high-rise located at 515 East 72nd Street on the Upper East Side earlier today. It is believed the blaze initially began inside the kitchen of an apartment on the 24th floor of the 41-story condominium but quickly spread. The cause of the fire remains under investigation. All

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Construction worker Angel Ezpinoza dies after being struck in head.

A worker has died after being struck in the head in a construction accident in Upper Manhattan Thursday afternoon.  The scene of the construction is at the 13-story building on Riverside Drive near the northern end of Riverside Park in Morningside Heights. The property is owned by a non-profit organization, International House. Authorities say it appears

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Bridge Construction Worker Severely Injures Leg

A 49-year-old male construction worker was injured on the lower level of the Bayonne bridge earlier today. He sustained a severe leg injury and is being treated at Richmond University Medical Center.  The injured worker is part of the crew dismantling the lower level of the span due to the “Raise the Roadway” project. The

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