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Under Section 905(b) of the Longshore and Harbor Workers’ Compensation Act (“LHWCA”), a vessel owner owes three duties to longshore employees. In October 2012, the Fifth Circuit granted a summary judgment dismissing serious...more
Changes to the NSW workers compensation insurance scheme have just been passed which substantially restrict the range and reduce the level of compensation available to injured workers in NSW.
The changes are not only...more
New York elevator accident lawyer David Perecman comments on the jolting reminder of elevators as potential sources of injuries and deaths.
Two elevator accidents in one week affected both people who work on or near...more
Anyone reviewing a transportation agreement in the past few years surely noticed an uptick in the number of proposed provisions attempting to “waive workers’ compensation immunity.” The waiver typically reads as follows:...more
Towing around cargo in a trailer is difficult. Driving with a bunch of cars around is even harder. Of course, truck drivers need to be very experienced and cautious but watching out for them and taking precautions can save...more
Should police officers who seek Illinois workers’ compensation benefits receive preferential treatment? I think most people would agree that they shouldn’t–and instead, everyone seeking benefits should be treated the...more
Katz, Friedman lawyers represent many flight attendants in cases involving workers’ compensation issues. An injured employee can file a claim in Illinois if they are (1) injured in the State of Illinois or (2) their...more
What compensation is the owner of a fleet vehicle entitled to for the loss of its use? The recent case of Beechwood Birmingham Limited v Hoyer Group UK Limited the Court of Appeal upheld the principles set out in the 1970...more
Free advice on the do's and don'ts in handling your Texas personal injury case...more
Crash Safety Las Vegas
In work zones moving equipment and traffic create a danger, it is worse if there is a crash. Develop and use a traffic control plan for the work zone – provide traffic flow details and train crew...more
Las Vegas Accident Lawyer, Reserch
Ex: American Conference of Government Industrial Hygienists www.acgih.org Membership organization publications catalogue includes (US) national edition of Tailgate Meetings That Work!...more
Las Vegas Injury Law Research Crash Avoidance Devices
The design and applications of traffic control devices used in temporary traffic control zones are described in this chapter. A traffic control device is a sign,...more
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