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Worker injured in construction site accident files $55 mill. suit

As previously discussed on Aug. 29 ("Worker suffers leg injury in construction site accident ,") a construction worker suffered a serious injury after an accident occurred. The man was working on a New York subway system when he was injured by machinery. Now, he is bringing a personal injury suit...

Product liability suit filed after son's shorts caught fire

After an extremely bizarre accident in which a child suffered from serious injuries , the boy's family is filing a civil suit. The boy's parents claim that, during a bonfire, the boy's Nike shorts -- which were a specific brand sold in New York as well as in the rest of the country -- spontaneously...

Heavy equipment causes fatal accident at manufacturing plant

Anytime a person works with heavy equipment, that worker runs the risk of being injured. A 28-year-old contract worker recently lost his life in a fatal accident involving heavy equipment. The New York accident is currently under investigation. Around 2 p.m., emergency personnel -- including two...

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