NY COMMERCIAL AND INDUSTRIAL FIRE AND HAZARDOUS CHEMICAL INJURY LAWYER
Brooklyn Fire and Hazardous Toxic Chemical Accident Lawyers
New York City Accident Lawyers Specializing in Fire and Hazardous chemical injuries that result in injuries to construction workers and members of the public, causing them to sustain serious personal injuries and unfortunately sometimes even death.
Hazardous Chemical Injury Lawyers That Represent Chemical Accident Victims
Our Brooklyn law firm is proud to have served construction and other workers, and members of the general public who have been seriously injured by fire and hazardous and toxic chemicals, and sustained injuries such as burns and respiratory damage, by bringing fire and chemical burn and toxic chemical inhalation injury cases, and workers compensation claims, on their behalf. Toxic and Hazardous Chemical and fire burn related injuries and wrongful death claims have resulted in multi-million dollar verdicts and settlements, over the years, throughout New York State, Brooklyn, Queens, Manhattan, Bronx & Staten Island. An improper environment in which to store and/or otherwise utilize industrial chemicals, along with insufficient training for those handling these volatile and otherwise explosive industrial chemicals, have caused many people serious personal injuries and occasionally death, in such places as industrial warehouses, office buildings, laboratories,, shopping centers, schools, residential buildings, medical centers, hospitals, schools, warehouses, industrial areas, roadways, marine structures, transit centers and infrastructure projects, and other places. Fire and chemical burns injuries often involve toxic and otherwise volatile gases and substances and of course safety equipment, which if not utilized correctly, or are otherwise defective, can provide many opportunities for workers and pedestrians nearby to receive severe fire and chemical burns injuries. At Bisogno & Meyerson, LLP., we are Brooklyn attorneys who can help New Yorkers recover the compensation that they deserve for your chemical and fire exposure accident-related injuries. We have a long history of success in representing hardworking men and women who sustained on-the-job chemical and fire exposure injuries caused by such circumstances as:
- Defects in the Manufacturing of the Volatile or Toxic Chemical Substances.
- Failing to Properly Store, Handle, and Safely Use Volatile, Toxic, Combustible, Chemicals.
- Not Properly Transported Hazardous Chemical Materials.
- Improper Hazardous Chemical Storage Tanks or Auxiliary Storage Tanks.
- Failure to Properly Design, Install, Operate and Maintain Safety Devices, and Other Safety Systems Designed To, Control, Mitigate, and Extinguish, Explosions, or Life Safety Hazards That Workers Are Exposed To.
- Failing to Timely and Properly Evacuate Workers and Members of the Public from Buildings or Other Structures During a Fire, Explosion, Chemical, or During a Biological or Hazardous Material Release, Accident, Natural Disaster, and Other Types of Emergencies
- Failing to Properly Control and Mitigate Hazards to Firefighters, Police Officers, Hazardous Waste Units, and the Emergency Responders During Hazardous Chemical Emergency Operations.
- Failing in the Maintenance and Operation of Fire Extinguishing or Fire Alarm Safety Devices, Equipment or Systems.Failing to Recognize chemical and/or biological hazards in the atmosphere.
- Failing to Protect Employees and Workers from hazardous chemical exposure.Failing to Properly Inspect and Maintain Construction Areas Where combustible and hazardous chemicals are being used.
- Defective combustible and hazardous chemical handling Tools and Equipment.
- Failure to Properly Use Hazardous Chemicals
- Job Site Safety Violations Where hazardous and combustible chemicals are being used.
- Fire and Chemical Burns Accidents & Injuries
Brooklyn Commercial and Industrial Fire or Hazardous Chemical Accident Lawyers That Will Get You The Compensation That You Deserve
When you or somebody you care about has been injured in an accident, your bottom line is getting justice, by getting the compensation you deserve, so you can heal — while also ensuring financial security for you and your family. We have Won over 100 Million Dollars for Seriously Injured New York City Personal Injury Accident Victims. At Bisogno & Meyerson, LLC, Since 1994, we have served personal injury clients in Brooklyn, Staten Island, and throughout New York City. Our highly related Commercial and Industrial Fire or Hazardous Chemical accident law firm has helped secure some of the largest settlements in New York, including a $10 million verdict for an injured worker. But while we have established a track record of success, the only thing that really matters is what we can do to help you. Our motto is that we do one thing and we do it well. Our commitment is to helping injured people, whether through obtaining a personal injury settlement or getting you your workers’ compensation benefits.
Our Brooklyn Accident Lawyers Deliver Results for Injury Victims
Commercial and Industrial Fire or Hazardous Chemical Workers Third-Party Accident Claims
As fire and hazardous chemical injury accident personal injury attorneys who also practice workers compensation law, we have the experience and expertise to coordinate any fire and chemical burn accident cases and/or claims for you, no matter where you live or in what New York State county, city or town you sustained your hazardous chemical accident related injuries Hazardous chemical and fire claims are very often complex cases, that arise from different types of negligent situations. Bisogno & Meyerson, Brooklyn personal injury lawyers have extensive experience in obtaining compensation for hazardous chemical and fire injury victims. Our law firm has the experience and resources to handle these difficult fire, hazardous biological, and chemical accident injury cases, including the aggressive litigation of serious personal injuries including brain, respiratory, spinal cord, skin and tissue burns, among them, hazardous chemical workers, and others, who suffer severe chemical, biological, and otherwise toxic substance related serious injuries and burns, resulting from contact with hazardous chemicals, claims against the manufacturers, and others. Workers in various occupations may unknowingly be exposed to chemicals in their places of employment every day in the United States. If you have been exposed to certain chemicals in your place of work you may be at risk for serious health problems, some of which may be fatal. Thousands of deadly chemicals are used to make products that can be found in many different businesses, which include paints, plastics, fabrics and construction equipment.
Experience our Excellent Crane Accident and Worker’s Compensation Brooklyn Personal Injury Law Firm
Because our practice is focused on serving clients who have been seriously injured in a toxic and hazardous chemical accident, we concentrate all our skills, experience, doctors, experts, engineers, and other resources on doing whatever it takes to maximize your recovery of damages. That means, for example, if you were in the process of using a toxic or hazardous chemical, that was and properly labeled, due to an error by the manufacturer, we will investigate your work-related hazardous and toxic chemical accident free of charge, and seek out every potentially liable party — including not just the owners and supervisors of the chemicals being used at the work site, but also those who may be responsible for the manufacture and inspection of chemicals that are to be used, or negligence by chemical storage maintenance providers, and even any government agency, and other parties, responsible for such things as inspections, design, maintenance, and other negligence, causing the toxic and hazardous chemical accident. We take every toxic and hazardous chemical accident case very seriously. No detail is too small, no question too insignificant, and no case or adversary too large for us to tackle. Yet, while we are tough on liable parties and insurance companies, you can rest assured that you will be treated with the utmost respect and compassion.
At our Brooklyn and Staten Island injury law firm, the philosophy is simple:
Investigate Your Construction Related Commercial and Industrial Fire or Hazardous Chemical Accident For Free & Learn Your Options
As commercial and industrial fire or hazardous chemical accident personal injury attorneys who also are experts in workers compensation law, we have the experience and expertise to coordinate any construction commercial and industrial fire or hazardous chemical accident cases and/or claims for you no matter where you live or in what New York State county, city or town you sustained your construction commercial and industrial fire or hazardous chemical injury. As your attorneys, we can explain your commercial and industrial fire or hazardous chemical accident options in detail. We are here to help you, whether you were injured as a construction area commercial and industrial fire or hazardous chemical worker or as a visitor to a construction area site. At Bisogno & Meyerson, LLP, we give you 100 percent of our attention, consideration, and effort, 100 percent of the time. And that is how we plan to get you 100 percent of the compensation you deserve when you have been injured as the result of someone else’s negligence or reckless behavior. To schedule a free consultation with one of our skilled construction commercial and industrial fire or hazardous chemical accident personal injury attorneys, please contact us online or call us at 718.745.0880. We arrange Home or hospital visits. All of our injury cases are taken on a contingency basis— so if we don’t win, you don’t pay a dime! That’s our guarantee to you! Our accident lawyers speak Spanish, French, and Portuguese. To schedule a free consultation to discuss your legal options, please contact us online or call us at 718.745.0880. We are also available to make home or hospital visits.
NY Construction Labor Law 240 and OSHA
At Fast 90 day case filing limits apply in some casesACT FAST & CALL US NOW! DO NOT LOSE YOUR CHANCE TO BRING A LAW SUIT FOR YOUR SERIOUS PERSONAL INJURIES: Personal injury accident claims against the City of New York and other NY State and local government entities, including the MTA (Mass Transit Association), and others, have different filing requirements, that an accident victim must follow in starting a personal injury lawsuit against private defendants. To preserve your right to bring a lawsuit for your personal injuries, accident victims, must comply with special rules, including the filing of a written formal notice of Claim (NOC) within 90 days of the incident, the only exceptions being catastrophic disability or death.
Additional Consideration under New York’s Labor Laws
New York provides additional protection for construction area fall workers under several sections of the State Labor Laws. These include: N.Y. LAB. LAW § 200 : NY Code – Section 200: General duty to protect health and safety of employees; enforcement may make a property owner or contractor liable for an injury that occurred as a result of a hazardous condition of which they were aware or should have been aware. Section 240, called the “scaffold law,” states that a contractor or property owner (excluding owners of single- or two-family private homes not in direct control of the work being performed) is responsible for providing proper and non-defective safety devices to protect workers who perform their jobs from an elevated position. Section 241-6 states that property owners and, in some cases, general contractors are responsible for providing a safe working environment, including safety equipment, and cannot delegate that responsibility. As your attorneys, we can explain your construction area fall area fall options in detail. We are here to help you, whether you were injured as a construction area fall worker or as a visitor to a construction area fall site.