Why Do Surgical Errors Occur?

Surgical errors can occur for a variety of reasons, whether due to inadequate preoperative planning, lack of communication or even a technical error.   What are Surgical Errors?   A surgical error can be defined as an injury caused by a  mistake made during a surgical procedure, that is not a known risk of the…

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Firm Partner Eric Schwarz Obtains $2.15 Million Settlement for Victim in Labor Law Case

On Jan. 15, 2021, Eric Schwarz reached a $2.15 million settlement for a client who was injured in a construction accident when ejected from a transport vehicle traveling in a subterranean tunnel.   Journeyman Operating Engineer Injured When Transport Vehicle Flipped In Subterranean Tunnel A then 35-year-old journeyman operating engineer was injured in an accident…

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The Safety of Electric Scooters on New York City Streets

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Electric scooters became legal on November 23, 2020 as an alternative means for traversing New York City. While they may be a convenient and accessible way to travel in lieu of a vehicle, many are questioning the efficacy of this mode of transportation in safely navigating one of the busiest cities in the country. Below,…

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