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The New York personal injury firm of Certain & Zilberg obtains a 4.5 Million Dollar settlement for a motorcyclist suffering a spinal injury after hitting a pothole. Under the terms negotiated by Certain & Zilberg, the City of New York will pay $4.5 million to settle the lawsuit of a young man who suffered a catastrophic injury when his motorcycle lost control after striking a pothole on the belt parkway. This settlement is a significant victory for the plaintiff as the law generally requires a showing that the City had written notice of roadway defect before the incident. This settlement was reached...

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10 Tips To Win Your Injury Case

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Your goal when hiring an attorney is to win your case. However, even the most skilled and experienced attorney has a better opportunity to win when working with a helpful and cooperative client. The following 10 tips will help you win your case: 1. IMMEDIATELY SEEK MEDICAL TREATMENT OF ALL INJURIES. It is important to seek medical attention for all injuries you experience after your accident. Be sure to inform the medical staff of all pains and unusual sensations that you are experiment after the accident. Medical professionals must know all of your symptoms in order to properly diagnose and treat your...

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Crane Accidents

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In recent years New York has seen an increase in high-rise construction utilizing cranes. It is difficult to view the New York skyline without noting the presence of construction cranes. Construction crane accidents can cause injuries to workers and passersby alike. Unfortunately, recent years have also seen a rise in the numbers of crane accidents, with 433 accidents injuring 471 workers and pedestrians in 2015 alone, almost twice the number of crane accidents from the year 2014 according to New York City Department of Buildings records. When cranes collapse the results are often catastrophic given the height, size and weight of...

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