What Are Common Causes of Heavy Machinery Accidents?

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Construction sites are inherently dangerous places where workers are often exposed to various hazards, including heavy machinery. While heavy machinery is an essential part of construction work, it can also be a significant source of accidents and injuries. Below, the experienced personal injury attorneys at SPBMCC discuss the common causes of heavy machinery accidents and…

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What to Do After Being Injured By a Defective Product

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Consumers trust that products will work as intended. Products that fail to deliver on their promise or malfunction can cause serious injuries. These injuries can be painful, debilitating, and life-altering and may result in lost wages, medical bills, and emotional trauma.  If a defective product has injured you or a loved one, it’s crucial to…

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Common Respiratory Illnesses in 9/11 First Responders

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The 9/11 terrorist attacks in 2001 exposed thousands of first responders to a wide range of toxic substances. Exposure to asbestos, lead, pulverized concrete, and other building material has resulted in various long-term health issues. As a result, many have experienced multiple health issues from their time in the exposure zone.  Below, the trusted NYC…

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What Is Considered a Delayed Diagnosis?

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A delayed diagnosis is a medical diagnosis made later than it should have been, based on the standard of care expected for a particular medical condition. It generally refers to a situation where the healthcare provider did not diagnose promptly, causing a delay in treatment and potentially affecting the outcome of the patient’s condition.  While…

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