Tag Archives: compensation

Newburgh Water

Just months ago Newburgh residents received news that no community ever wants to hear: the community’s water source had been contaminated.  It was discovered Newburgh’s water source contained Perfluorooctanesulfonic acid, or PFOS, a pollutant with the potential to cause a number of serious diseases, including kidney disease and some cancers.  Recently the assembly passed legislation -->

Finding the Right Car Crash Attorney, Client Experience Speaks for Itself

“After being involved in a car accident, I hired a different attorney . Several months went by and I had hardly even had contact with that said attorney and I felt very neglected, confused and frustrated. That’s when I decided to consult Finkelstein and Partners aka Jacoby and Meyers where David E Gross is an attorney -->

Preventing Crane Accidents on Construction Sites

Crane accidents can be one the most traumatic and catastrophic types of work related accidents to occur at the work place. These types of accidents almost always result in serious if not fatal injury. Understanding proper operating and safety techniques for these machines is crucial to preventing these devastating accidents. If you or someone you -->

Finkelstein & Partners Client, Workplace Accident Victim, awarded $1,500,000 Settlement

Our client, a 25 year old Newburgh, NY man, was working for a large cable company installing fiber optic cable.   He was helping to hitch a trailer to a pick up truck when the trailer shifted on its own and the steel hitch swung and hit him in the ankle.   He suffered a -->

Senators Call For VA To Explain Why It Couldn’t Find Mustard-Gassed Veterans

By Caitlin Dickerson: A group of 12 U.S. senators is calling on the Department of Veterans Affairs to help World War II veterans who were exposed to mustard gas, after an NPR Investigation found the VA broke a decades-old promise to provide them compensation. Read article here:  http://www.npr.org/sections/thetwo-way/2015/07/01/419255992/senators-call-for-va-to-explain-why-it-couldnt-find-mustard-gassed-veterans