Apr 13, 2021, 3:07 PM
Toxic mold illness is one of those diseases that is almost entirely preventable. When homes and apartment buildings are designed, built, and maintained correctly, toxic mold should never become an issue. When it does appear, it can usually be traced to human error or negligence.
Apr 13, 2021, 2:49 PM
New York City is a pedestrian city; about half of us don’t even own a car. Yet even with public awareness campaigns and laws protecting pedestrians, crosswalk accidents are more frequent than they should be.
Mar 25, 2021, 9:26 AM
Paul J. Campson, of Campson & Campson Attorneys at Law, is an experienced trial lawyer who has represented personal injury clients throughout New York State and in federal courts. His leading practice areas include lead and mold cases, abuse, motor vehicle accidents, and work injuries. Paul has also been recognized for his pro bono work on behalf of the victims of 9/11.
Mar 14, 2021, 2:06 PM
Toxic mold growth is a common problem in New York City, given the age of many buildings, issues with plumbing and drainage, etc. It’s the landlord’s responsibility to clean toxic mold when it appears and to repair any damage that occurs as a result. This begs a common question among NYC renters: “Do I have to pay rent on my NYC apartment if they find toxic mold on the premises?”
Mar 14, 2021, 1:58 PM
Mar 14, 2021, 1:45 PM
Those walk-ups, brownstones, and other residential buildings that make New York unique – charming though they are – also come with hidden risks. If you have been injured on a staircase with uneven risers or live in a building with uneven stairs, you have options available. If you are worried that you might be injured, you have a right to demand that your landlord fix the staircase. If you have already been injured because of falling on an uneven staircase, you may be entitled to compensation. Call our office to schedule an appointment so we can discuss your options with you.
Feb 22, 2021, 2:09 PM
Construction accidents are all too common. Let's dive into the labor laws and legal advice for workers injured in a construction accident on a jobsite.
Feb 22, 2021, 2:05 PM
Slip and fall in New York City? Who is responsible for clearing ice and snow? What should you do if you fall?
Feb 11, 2021, 1:58 PM
Struggling to get your landlord to address a potential mold issue in your home? There are tests that can legally prove the existence of mold so you can get relief from it, as well as potential compensation for any damages. Let’s talk about how it works.
Feb 11, 2021, 12:37 PM
Perhaps you develop a dry, nagging cough that won’t go away or a scratchy throat. Maybe your asthma is acting up. Perhaps you’re experiencing unusual fatigue. Are you suffering from coronavirus? Or is it something else—like toxic mold in your home?