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Jun 7, 2018

Contractor Sustains Serious Injuries After 25-Foot Fall from Millburn School

By |June 7th, 2018|Construction Accidents, Personal Injury|0 Comments

A contractor sustained serious injuries after taking a 25-foot fall from a school roof in Millburn, New Jersey. On Wednesday afternoon, around 12:17 pm, the incident occurred when a contractor who was working on the roof of the Millburn Middle School fell, which caused him to incur a head injury. The contractor was taken to the Morristown Memorial Hospital for medical treatment after the 25-foot fall, and OSHA is investigating the incident. Business owners and supervisors retain [...]

Jun 1, 2018

Horizontal Directional Drilling Hazards

By |June 1st, 2018|Construction Accidents, Personal Injury|0 Comments

When workers install underground utility lines, they often use a technique known as “horizontal directional drilling,” or HDD.  A number of dangers are associated with HDD, including the risk of electrocution from hitting an underground electrical wire, and the risk of an explosion if a natural gas line is pierced. Tragically, in Kansas City, Missouri, in 2013 an HDD operator was installing an underground cable when they pierced a natural gas line.  This resulted in an [...]

May 4, 2018

Virtual Reality in the Construction Industry

By |May 4th, 2018|Construction Accidents, Personal Injury|0 Comments

When most people think about virtual reality, children playing video games, or other entertainment-related uses come to mind. However, practical applications are being created now for virtual reality to benefit the construction industry. In fact, this technology has the potential for a wide range of possibilities in construction to improve training and safety, enhance design, pitch products, and more. Training and Safety Training has become more accessible and effective than ever before with video learning and [...]

Apr 17, 2018

Caught-Between Accidents on the Rise

By |April 17th, 2018|Construction Accidents, Personal Injury|0 Comments

Between 2011 and 2015, 275 construction workers lost their lives in caught-in and caught-between accidents. These types of construction accidents, which are part of the Occupational Safety and Health Administration’s Focus Four Initiative, occur when a worker is caught or crushed in or between equipment, objects, or a collapse of materials. That is a 33 percent increase in fatalities, which tops the overall 26 percent increase in construction fatalities during that same period. Employees in the [...]

Mar 14, 2018

Rise in Construction Accidents  

By |March 14th, 2018|Construction Accidents, Personal Injury|0 Comments

Anyone working in the construction industry needs to be aware of shocking news that was recently revealed by the Bureau of Labor Statistics. The Bureau’s 2016 Census of Fatal Occupational Injuries shows that there was a six percent increase in construction fatalities between 2015 and 2016. In an industry that is already known for its dangers, this is sobering news. In fact, during that time, the construction industry counted 991 deaths – the highest of any [...]

Feb 21, 2018

STEP Toward Preventing Construction Accidents

By |February 21st, 2018|Construction Accidents, Personal Injury, Wrongful Death|0 Comments

There is great news for the construction industry. The recent findings of the third annual Safety Performance Report of the Associated Builders and Contractors (ABC) have shown that the use of six specific leading indicators dramatically improved safety performance among construction industry participants. The Safety Training Evaluation Process (STEP) is a safety benchmarking and improvement tool. On average, three people are fatally injured on construction sites every day, and there are also a substantial number of [...]

Feb 6, 2018

Construction Worker in Montvale Seriously Injured After Fall

By |February 6th, 2018|Construction Accidents, Personal Injury|0 Comments

A construction worker fell 30 feet from the roof of a townhouse, and sustained serious injuries. Around 10:45 am, on Monday morning, the fall from a townhouse roof in Montvale, New Jersey occurred involving a 22-year-old construction worker from Harrison, New Jersey. He was airlifted to the Hackensack University Medical Center for treatment. The cause for the construction accident has not yet been determined. Out of the possible accidents that may take place at a construction [...]

Jan 12, 2018

Winter Construction Hazards

By |January 12th, 2018|Construction Accidents, Personal Injury|0 Comments

Construction work is an inherently dangerous, but very important job.  Construction workers risk their health and safety every day to build and repair things for the betterment of their communities. Working outdoors during the winter can be more hazardous than usual with the risk of cold stress, slipping on snow or ice, or muscle strain caused by strenuous snow removal. Learning about these hazards and how to stay safe can make a world of difference. Some [...]

Jan 2, 2018

Crane Accidents and Crane Safety

By |January 2nd, 2018|Construction Accidents, Personal Injury|0 Comments

The Township of Edison recently joined 18 other New Jersey municipalities in passing a safe crane ordinance with a goal to promote safe and experienced crane operation. Crane operators may routinely lift HVAC units and other equipment that weighs many tons, and it is essential for the safety of the public and the work crew that crane operators are licensed and well-trained. A permit is required in New Jersey when either homeowners or contractors perform minor [...]

Dec 28, 2017

Construction Accidents

By |December 28th, 2017|Construction Accidents, Personal Injury|0 Comments

According to the Occupational Safety and Health Administration, certain industries have very high incidents of accidents. The industries that experience the greatest number of fatalities include manufacturing, agriculture, transportation, government jobs, and construction. The fatalities in the construction industry are especially high and it is essential that employers have appropriate safety procedures in place, and that they comply with federal, state, and local regulations. With proper training, awareness of the hazards, and safe work practices, injuries [...]

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2018-10-31T17:42:12+00:00

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2018-10-31T17:44:24+00:00

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"The loss of my husband due to malpractice was and is devastating, Daryl took on our case and said, “Unfortunately I can’t bring your husband back but I can make sure that you will be ok financially,” and that is what he did , with compassion and dedication and always made feel like he had time for me, I never felt rushed or unimportant, I cannot say enough about how professional yet caring this office has treated me . Mr. Zaslow is truly the best at what he does and I can’t say enough about his secretary who not only kept me informed but listened to me during the most painful time of my life , all I can say is what a great team . Thank you Daryl for helping me . Thank you Heather for listening."

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"When, at age 44 my son suffered a massive Ischemic stroke, my greatest concern was how he would be able to live a normal life without the use of his speech and his arm. Daryl Zaslow went to bat for him and through his tireless efforts, his medical knowledge and his sincere concern for my son, Mr. Zaslow secured for my son a future not only without financial worries, but with hope and happiness. There are no words to express the thanks of our family to a great lawyer."

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2018-10-31T17:48:36+00:00

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"When, at age 44 my son suffered a massive Ischemic stroke, my greatest concern was how he would be able to live a normal life without the use of his speech and his arm. Daryl Zaslow went to bat for him and through his tireless efforts, his medical knowledge and his sincere concern for my son, Mr. Zaslow secured for my son a future not only without financial worries, but with hope and happiness. There are no words to express the thanks of our family to a great lawyer."

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2018-10-31T17:51:39+00:00

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"Mr. Eichen handled a motorcycle accident for me in 2002, as well as various other cases since that time. I have permanent injuries from that accident and he was able to resolve my case for the full policy limits and get me compensation as quickly as possible. I would highly recommend his firm."

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