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Help for Unions

Lewis and Lewis has been known for educating workers in unions and their representatives in the community for some time. …

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We Teach You

Part of our job as personal injury workplace injury lawyers is to help you understand how the process works. The …

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Experience Counts

Personal and workplace injury cases can often be time consuming, complicated things that must be managed appropriately and timely. The …

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Three Keys to Recovering Workers’ Compensation

There are three main actions that you must practice to ensure that our lawyers at Lewis and Lewis can help …

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Serious Injury Threshold

If an individual is injured in a car accident, he or she may seek to recover non-economic damages. Non-economic damages …

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Motorcycle Accidents

Injuries caused by motorcycles are different than car accidents and are treated by the law differently, too. If you are …

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Injuries Caused by Drunk Drivers

Injuries caused by drunk drivers are all too common in New York, despite heavy penalties for DUIs. If you were …

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Settlement

Most cases are settled out of court. Often, the defendant(s) will simply want to get out of further legal proceedings …

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Independent Medical Exams

After an accident, the insurance company is entitled to have an independent medical doctor examine you to determine if you …

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No Fault Insurance Claim

Every insured vehicle in New York comes with personal injury protection, or “no-fault” insurance. This provides you with basic coverage …

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Toxic Torts

Exposure to dangerous chemicals occurs more often than one would think. If you have an ongoing health problem that you …

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Proprietor and Product Liability

If you are injured using a product at work, you may have a case against the producer of the product. …

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Medical Malpractice

Doctors make mistakes too. Unfortunately they often come at the price of their patients’ health. There is a long history …

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Help With Your Insurance Company

Your insurance company is in your employ to protect you, but sometimes they may deny coverage for your expenses. This …

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Know Your Rights

If you are injured in any situation, the most important thing to know is your rights. Unless you have a …

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Work Related Injuries

Sometimes your injury from work may not be as obvious as a heavy item falling on your foot. That nagging …

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Seeking Medical Care

When you receive medical care for a work-related injury, make sure you keep track of all your expenses you incur …

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Work Related Injuries

If you are injured at work in New York, you may have a right to compensatory funds for your medical …

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Slip, Trip, and Fall

You may have heard this phrase at work, but did you know that private businesses are liable for slippery floors …

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Dog Bites

Dog bites are one of the most common personal injury cases. If you are bitten by a dog and the …

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Car Accident?

Even if you are getting treatment for that whiplash after a fender bender on the highway, you may still be …

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Don’t Take Chances

Don’t roll the dice on your health. Typically the defendant in workplace injury cases is protected by the insurance company …

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Make Sure You’re Covered

One of the best ways to make sure that you are covered financially for your injuries after any kind of …

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Discrimination

Employers may not fire or otherwise discriminate against a worker who has filed a workers’ compensation claim. If you feel …

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Premises Liability

At Lewis and Lewis, we hold private business liable for slips, trips, and falls that occur on their property. If …

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Social Services

One of the services provided by the New York Workers’ Compensation Board is a group of dedicated social workers that …

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Personal Injury Cases

There are many different kinds of personal injury cases that we deal with at Lewis and Lewis. Medical malpractice, car …

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Rehabilitation pt. 2

There are two more rehabilitation services available through the Workers’ Compensation Board:

Medical rehabilitation: provides workers physical therapy under the …

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Rehabilitation pt. 1

The New York State Workers’ Compensation Board also offers rehabilitation to injured workers in order eliminate the disability if possible, …

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Personal Injury in a Traffic Accident

If you are injured in a traffic accident, you must notify the New York Department of Motor Vehicles within ten …

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