A Special Thank You to the Polish Laborers of New York
June 8, 2011
A Proud and Heroic History
New York is a city of transformation, populated by dreamers who come from all over the world to better their lives. In return these newcomers bring their values and ideals, strengthening our city with their ingenuity, drive and hard daily labor.
Shop Stewards and Workplace Accidents
March 30, 2011
By David Klein, Partner, The Klein Law Group
When a worker is hurt on the job, as shop steward you have an essential role to pay. You can help protect that worker’s legal right to the best medical care and monetary compensation. Whether an accident is seemingly minor or profoundly disabling, the first minutes after an accident are vital.
LABOR UNIONS & WORKERS’ COMPENSATION
By David Klein
October 6, 2010
If you are injured on the job you are entitled to workers’ compensation, which will pay part of your lost wages and all medical care related to your accident. If you are a construction worker or if your accident involves someone other than your boss or co-workers, you may also be able to file a personal injury lawsuit in civil court.