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Camp Lejeune Water Contamination Attorneys

Residents of The Camp Lejeune Marine Corps Base Exposed To Toxic Water Can Seek Damages Under New Bill Passed By The Senate

CAMP LEJEUNE, NORTH CAROLINA (June 18, 2022) – A new bill passed by the U.S. senate will allow residents of the Camp Lejeune Marine Corps base to seek damages for toxic water exposure.

From 1953 to 1987, the water at Camp Lejeune contained dozens of volatile organic compounds (VOCs) that are known to cause cancers. The level of contamination in the water was nearly 280 times higher for certain chemicals over what would be considered safe.

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Knee Implant Failure

Enfamil & Similac Baby Formula Lawsuit Lawyers

Nearly 50% of the infants that survive develop long-term complications. If your child has been diagnosed with NEC, don’t hesitate to speak with one of our experienced personal injury attorneys.

They can examine all of the facts of your case and let you know if you have a claim that can be pursued. Call today for a risk free legal consultation at 212-385-4410.

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Births Lawsuit

Births Lawsuit Attorney

New York Stillborn Births Caused by Medical Malpractice Having a stillborn baby is one of the most tragic events a woman can possibly endure. Some stillbirths are caused by factors beyond a doctor’s control. However, when a stillbirth could have been prevented by proper medical care, the effects can be even more heartbreaking for the

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Scaffold Accident Attorney

Construction has increasingly become a deadly industry to work in, especially in New York, where workers routinely dangle from skyscrapers. According to the Occupational Safety & Health Administration (OSHA), an estimated 2.3 million construction workers work on scaffolds. Every year, more than 4,500 injuries and 60 scaffold-related deaths are reported..

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Births Lawsuit

Stillborn Births Lawsuit Attorney

Having a stillborn baby is one of the most tragic events a woman can possibly endure. Some stillbirths are caused by factors beyond a doctor’s control. However, when a stillbirth could have been prevented by proper medical care, the effects can be even more heartbreaking for the family as a whole. In such cases, the woman can bring a medical malpractice lawsuit against…

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Brain Injury

Signs Symptoms Brain Injury

One of the most serious injuries resulting from tragic accidents is a brain injury. Car accidents and sports injuries are some of the main causes of a traumatic brain injury (TBI). Another common accident that can result in a brain injury is a slip and fall. However, any type of accident that causes some type of blunt force or impact to the head can be a culprit for a head injury, especially a TBI.

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Traumatic Brain Injury

Traumatic Brain Injury

Traumatic brain injury, commonly referred to as TBI, significantly impacts all aspects of the lives of those who have experienced brain trauma. Most serious TBI cases result in the permanent disability of the victim and require years of rehabilitation.
The Centers for Disease Control (CDC) reports that 1.4 million Americans suffer brain injuries each year. Approximately 5.3 million people in the United States require some type of long-term care as a result of a traumatic brain injury.

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Demolition Accident Attorney

Demolition is one of the most dangerous operations in the construction industry, making catastrophic accidents and injuries very likely. The potential for such risks makes it important for employers to bear the responsibility of preventing injury to their employees and others. Under New York law, property owners and construction companies are responsible for operating safe systems of work, using safe and properly maintained equipment, and providing adequate personal protective equipment, such as hard hats, gloves, boots and masks.

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Crane Accident Attorney

Crane accidents are a common accident on construction sites. Crane operators are required to have extensive training to ensure proper operation and that the employer is charged with ensuring that a qualified, competent employee is handling the equipment as safely as possible at all times. Nevertheless, we still see a large number of injuries and even deaths from these accidents each year.

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Cerebral Palsy

Having a healthy pregnancy and childbirth is a blessing that many of us take for granted. Cerebral palsy, Erb’s palsy and other birth injuries can result from complications throughout the mother’s pregnancy, labor, delivery or immediately following birth. The most serious types of birth injuries often involve damage to the baby’s brain. Such injuries can be caused by the failure to perform a timely cesarean section, misuse of forceps or vacuum during delivery, or abuse of birth inducing medications such as Pitocin.

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Brachial Plexus Palsy

New York Erb’s Palsy Attorneys The birthing process should be a joyous occasion. However, five out of every 1,000 children are injured during birth. For those who suffer damage to the brachial plexus nerve in the shoulder, they may develop lifelong disabilities. This medical condition is known as Erb’s palsy. Doctors may be able to prevent this condition if they know what it is and how to catch it early. Unfortunately, not all physicians understand the warning signs of Erb’s palsy and fail to call off the canal birth, resulting in serious injuries to the baby.

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