Workers' Compensation

Construction workers and other employees hurt in the workplace are typically eligible for workers' compensation benefits that can cover their medical care and help them get back on their feet. What most people who are injured on the job do not realize, however, is that it may be necessary to pursue a personal injury claim in order to fully compensate them for all the harm they have suffered.

A Firm Known For Protecting Injured Workers

At Godosky & Gentile, we provide comprehensive representation that explores all possible avenues of financial recovery and maximizes the payment our clients receive. We work with a trusted team of attorneys to resolve workers' compensation issues, and then use our experienced team of in-house litigators to help you seek the additional compensation you need to be made whole and hold any negligent parties accountable for their contributions to your injuries.

Our firm has been recognized as a Tier One firm by U.S. News & World Report's Best Law Firms publication — the highest ranking awarded. We are often asked to speak about complex legal topics at leading law schools throughout the nation, and are known as a trusted referral resource to our peers.

Types Of Workers' Compensation Injuries

Our work injury attorneys are equipped to handle any type of work injury cases, but we are especially well-versed at resolving construction accident cases. This includes scaffold and ladder falls that are covered by New York Labor Law 240 — often called the scaffold law — and other serious injuries caused by:

  • Crane accidents
  • Defective power tools
  • Demolition accidents
  • Equipment and tools falling from above
  • Electrical accidents
  • Hoist accidents
  • Nail gun accidents
  • Saw accidents
  • Slip-and-falls
  • Uncleared debris
  • Wall, roof or tunnel collapses

View our Noteworthy Cases page to see some of the many multimillion-dollar verdicts and settlements that we have obtained for our clients.

Contact The Firm

Contact us at 212-742-9700 to arrange a free consultation and discuss your situation with one of our insightful injury lawyers. We represent injured clients in the Bronx, all other boroughs of New York City, and throughout the tri-state area.

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