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Robert Golan, PC a worker’s compensation attorney serving Suffolk and Nassau counties, recently won an appeal in the case of a thermometer factory worker who was exposed to mercury and developed mercury poisoning. The Trial Judge ruled that although she was in fact exposed to mercury at work and could no longer work in any environment containing mercury, she was otherwise healthy, and was not entitled to workers compensation monetary benefits. The Trial Judge based his Decision on a specific case precedent. Mr. Golan successfully argued that the case precedent was different from the client’s case and that the client was disabled and entitled to monetary benefits, until she could find alternative employment at the same earning level. The Appellate Court reversed the Decision of the Trial Judge. The client wrote: "Thank you so much for fighting to get me the...
If you were injured in a construction accident and are hoping to receive compensation, either from the company itself or from worker’s compensation, you should hire an attorney. If you are a family member of a loved one who was killed in a construction accident, you should hire an attorney. In fact, unless you have a law degree, you will greatly benefit from hiring an attorney as soon as you decide that you wish to file a claim after any construction accident has taken place.