How Common Are Burn Injuries at Construction Sites?

man with hard hat experiences burn injury at construction site

Construction sites pose numerous risks to workers, with burn injuries being among the most severe and devastating incidents that can occur. Below, the trusted construction site injury lawyers at Sullivan Papain Block McManus Coffinas & Cannavo P.C. delve into the prevalence of burn injuries at construction sites and highlight the importance of seeking assistance from…

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Top Reasons Why You Should Consider Retaining a VCF Attorney

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The terror attacks on the World Trade Center on September 11, 2001, changed the lives of so many people. Navigating the legal intricacies of obtaining reparations from the September 11th Victim Compensation Fund (VCF) can be daunting. If you or a loved one has been affected by the 9/11 attacks and are eligible for VCF…

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Am I Eligible to File a Civil Lawsuit Arising Out of Sexual Abuse by Dr. Paduch?

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Dr. Darius Paduch’s sexual abuse has generated significant attention in New York, as numerous patients, including minors, have come forward with allegations against the urologist. While facing criminal charges since April, multiple civil  lawsuits have been initiated to pursue compensatory justice for the victims affected by his abusive actions. Were you or someone you know…

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Do Medication Errors Qualify as Medical Malpractice?

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Patients trust that healthcare professionals will provide safe and effective care. However, medical errors can and do occur, sometimes resulting in severe consequences. For example, medication errors can have significant implications for patient safety. Below, the experienced medical malpractice professionals at Sullivan Papain Block McManus Coffinas & Cannavo, P.C. (SPBMCC) discuss how to determine whether…

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SPBMCC Member Eleni Coffinas Recovers $5 Million in Birth Injury Case

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Eleni Coffinas obtained a settlement totaling $5 million after the plaintiff was turned away from multiple hospitals and admitted to a hospital ill-equipped to handle her delivery. Plaintiff Taken by Ambulance to Ill-Equipped Hospital Despite Protests On June 27, 2014, the plaintiff was at home and suffered from a cord prolapse. An ambulance arrived and…

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