What Is The NY Scaffold Law

What Is The NY Scaffold Law?

What Is The NY Scaffold Law? New York  Labor Law Sections 240 and 241, the “Scaffolding Law”  protects the rights of construction workers or visitors who suffer a fall or are struck by a falling object. Property owners and contractors must provide scaffolding and other safety measures to protect workers and visitors, including  scaffolding, hoists,…

How Much Do NY Juries Award for Pain and Suffering

How Much Do NY Juries Award for Pain and Suffering?

How Much Do NY Juries Award For Pain And Suffering? Unlike some other states, New York law does not set a hard cap on awards for an injury victim’s pain and suffering, which cannot be objectively measured. Instead, a New York verdict is excessive or inadequate if it deviates materially from what would be reasonable…