David Perecman Relieved No One Was Hurt In Parking Structure Collapse Caused By Construction


New York, New York (PRWEB) July 30, 2014

An underground parking structure in Century City, Los Angeles partially collapsed due to a construction accident, according to ABC News(7.25.14). The weight of construction material was reported to be the cause of the collapse.

In many cases of structural collapses, the weight of the materials and-or equipment exceeds the load capacity of the structure. It is a nightmare scenario for any builder or construction subcontractor, said [Attorney at Law David Perecman of The Perecman Firm.

Construction crews were working on a landscaping project at the time of the accident.

The tons of dirt and lava rock being used for the project were kept on the top of the parking structure. The heavy weight of the stored material was too much for the structural integrity of the parking garage, said ABC News. This contributed to the collapse.

Five cars were crushed and two apartment buildings needed to be evacuated. No injuries or deaths were reported, ABC News said.

This was most likely a frightening experience for everyone in the vicinity of the accident, said Perecman. Thankfully no one was hurt. The difference between no injuries and serious injuries may have been hours or even minutes of time. Close calls like this should be wake-up call for workers and employers everywhere.

New York construction workers injured when a building, roof or wall collapses unexpectedly may be entitled to seek money beyond New York workers’ compensation. In many cases of workplace injury, a third-party liability claim for additional compensation is possible and can be pursued.

For more than 30 years, the construction accident lawyers at The Perecman Firm in New York have aggressively helped individuals and-or their families obtain compensation following serious accidents in New York. Contact The Perecman Firm at 212-977-7033.

The ABC News story cited is Underground Parking Structure Partially Collapses in Century City.

About David Perecman and The Perecman Firm, PLLC:

For the past 30 years, the New York construction accident, medical malpractice, auto accident, personal injury, and civil rights violation lawyers at The Perecman Firm, PLLC have handled all types of New York construction accident cases. David Perecman, founder of the Firm, has been recognized for his achievements as an Honoree in the National Law Journal’s Hall of Fame, in New York Magazine’s “The Best Lawyers in America” and The New York Times Magazine “New York Super Lawyers, Metro Edition” for the years 2007-2010. The prestigious U.S. News & World Report ranks The Perecman Firm among the top 20 personal injury firms in New York City for 2011-2012 and 2012-2013.

The Firm has recovered millions of dollars for its clients. Among the more recent victories, Mr. Perecman won a $ 15 million verdict** for a construction accident (Index 112370/03) Supreme Court, New York County, a $ 5.35 million dollar verdict*** for an automobile accident (Index 2749/04) Supreme Court, Kings County, and a $ 40 million dollar structured settlement for medical malpractice (Index 2146/03)****Supreme Court, Kings County.

The Perecman Firm serves Manhattan, Bronx, Brooklyn, Queens, Staten Island, Long Island, Westchester, Upstate NY, Morris County, and Rockland County.

**later settled while on appeal for $ 7.940 million

Stone Creek Builders is Proud to be Doing Another Wellborn Bathroom in Matawan, NJ

Matawan, NJ (PRWEB) July 24, 2014

Mike Bruno stated, As an authorized contractor for Wellborn Cabinets, we are proud to be working with them on this remodel. Wellborn Cabinets offers three different cabinet lines, Home Concepts, The Select Series, and The Premier Series. Options in Wellborn cabinet design include a host of choices in door styles, wood species, finishes, storage solutions, decorative details, and semi custom options.

Your bathroom remodel can seem like a daunting task when you first begin the process. Our lead carpenters at SCB can help take the confusion and guess work out of your remodel. Our sales team begins with a thorough consultation to determine the scope of the remodel. Function is as important as beauty when it comes to a bath remodel. If storage is an issue, then a cabinet design to reflect more storage is key. We can help with decisions on room design, paint color, counters, flooring, tile, and plumbing fixtures, as well as a host of other choices. When SCB helps a client make a decision, we are always respectful of budget and personal taste. We want your bathroom to reflect who you are as a homeowner and to feel like your own personal sanctuary, said Mike Bruno.

Rich Blakeslee, who is a lead carpenter at SCB said, We go thru a whole process before we start a job to make sure its done correctly. When our customer is ready to start the remodel, we will begin by protecting the surrounding areas around the bathroom. All required permits will be obtained before demolition begins. Plumbing and electrical work will then be completed. Carpentry and insulation will be next before paint color goes on the walls. We understand a remodel can be inconvenient, which is why from start to finish, our team is dedicated to ensuring the remodel is as seamless as possible, said Rich Blakeslee. “We take pride in our work and professionalism and want to provide the best possible experience for our clients. We work with our reliable and professional team of vendors and subcontractors to complete a remodel that the homeowner can be proud to show off for years to come. The relationship we have with our clients is the foundation of who we are as a company, and we want nothing more than to leave the customer feeling like they are happy they chose to work with us.”

About Stone Creek Builders

The founder of Stone Creek Builders has been a leading provider of building, remodeling and restoration services for over 20 years. Stone Creek Builders provides general contracting, remodeling, insurance restoration, house lifting, and storm reconstruction services to clients in central and shore regions of New Jersey. Contact us at (732) 566-0395 or visit our website at http://www.stonecreekbldrs.com for more information.







World Record Hopeful Italian Bicyclist Paola Gianotti Hires Fennemore Craig Attorneys To Consult on Auto Accident


Phoenix, AZ (PRWEB) July 09, 2014

Fennemore Craig, a leading Mountain West regional law firm, announced Marc Lamber and James Goodnow, directors in the firms Phoenix office, have been hired as consultants by Italian cyclist, Paola Gianotti, who was involved in a serious auto accident in Arizona last month.

Gianotti, an avid cyclist, was endeavoring to set the world record for biking around the world in less than three months but her dream was interrupted due to recent events. She sought Lamber and Goodnows assistance to secure an extension from Guinness World Records. With this extension Gianotti will now be able to continue with her world record attempt once she is fully recovered and cleared by doctors to continue cycling. Lamber and Goodnow have also met with State Representative Victoria Steele, to gather information regarding Steeles proposed distracted driving legislation, a possible cause of Gianottis car accident. Lamber and Goodnow strive to implement changes and improvements to Arizonas inadequate texting and distracted driving laws.

We are proud to work with Gianotti, said Goodnow, Texting and distracted driving is an epidemic in Arizona. We see it first-hand every day. Something has to change — and soon.

Marc Lamber, handles only plaintiffs’ catastrophic injury and wrongful death litigation in Arizona and across the country. He formed and currently chairs Fennemore Craigs Plaintiff Personal Injury (PPI) Practice.

James Goodnow, a Harvard Law graduate, practices in the area of plaintiffs personal injury and wrongful death litigation. He has successfully litigated and resolved numerous cases involving traffic accidents.

About Fennemore Craig

Fennemore Craig is a full service Mountain West business law firm with more than 200 attorneys and offices in Phoenix, Tucson, Nogales, Las Vegas, Denver and Reno. For more information on Lamber and Goodnow’s personal injury and car accident law practice at Fennemore Craig, visit http://lambergoodnow.com/. For more information on the firm generally visit http://www.fennemorecraig.com.







Flood Law Group Announces Continuation of Investigation into GM Ignition Recall


Washington, DC (PRWEB) May 21, 2014

Flood Law Group announced today that it is continuing its investigation into injury claims related to the GM ignition recall that impacted over 2.6 million vehicles worldwide. General Motors approved ignition switches that did not meet company specifications have already been linked to 13 deaths and Flood Law Group continues to update information regarding the situation on its website.

According to USA Today (Owners of recalled GM cars face long repair waits, 5/8/14), a deeper review as a result of the ignition switch recall has turned up 4 million more cars with significant problems . The largest recall recently announced by GM was as a result of a product defect in the ignition switches of many small cars. The defect caused the switches to slip from the run position to accessory, causing engine shutdowns as well as disabling power-assisted steering and air bags. According to an article published by Reuters (Delphi told panel GM approved ignition switches below specifications, 3/30/14), officials of Delphi Automotive told U.S. congressional investigators that GM knew about the problem since 2001 and may have concealed information when it first discovered it.

General Motors has a legal obligation to protect the safety of consumers, said Christopher Brown, Director of Communications for Flood Law Group. We believe it should be held accountable for its failure to fix the ignition switch when it first became aware of the problem.

Vehicles impacted by the recall include: All 2005-2007 Chevrolet Cobalt and Pontiac G5, 2003-2007 Saturn Ion, 2006-2007 Chevrolet HHR, 2005-2006 Pontiac Pursuit (Canada), 2006-2007 Pontiac Solstice and 2007 Saturn Sky vehicles. On March 28, 2014, the recall was expanded to include: 2008 2010 Pontiac Solstice and G5; 2008-2010 Saturn Sky; 2008-2010 Chevrolet Cobalt; 2008-2011 Chevrolet HHR.

Our national product liability lawyers work hard to protect consumers against the wrongful actions of large companies like General Motors, said Cary McDonald, Partner at Flood Law Group. Were following the GM recalls closely and investigating claims on behalf of people that are injured in accidents involving recalled vehicles.

Flood Law Group is encouraging people impacted by a car malfunction potentially related to the GM ignition recall to contact them for a complete investigation of their claim.

About Flood Law Group

Flood Law Group, LLP is an experienced litigation firm, serving injured persons and families across the nation. The law firm handles complex cases involving asbestos litigation, pharmaceuticals, defective medical devices, medical malpractice, birth injuries and more. Flood Law Group, LLP is also one of the top law firms in the nation to handle serious injuries and wrongful death.

For more information, visit: floodlawgroup.com







No Medical Exam Life Insurance for Obesity Compare the Best Quotes at Buylifeinsurance.co


(PRWEB) July 04, 2014

Buylifeinsurance.co has released a new blog post explaining how to purchase no medical exam life insurance for obese people.

Obesity will have a negative impact on life insurance prices. The body mass index coefficient is an important factor in determining life insurance premiums. Clients who are obese can still purchase life insurance, but they should expect to pay higher premiums.

This is where insurance brokerage websites come in. The newly released blog post explains how to find cheaper coverage by comparing online life insurance quotes. It is possible to do this on a single website, without having to visit multiple pages. Clients will have to complete a simple medical questionnaire; this questionnaire resembles an application form from an insurance agency.

The search engine requires input from the visitor so that it knows what to select. The quotes selected and displayed are relevant for the customer, who can choose the coverage amount, the policys duration and many other options.

Buylifeinsurance.co is an online provider of life, home, health, and auto insurance quotes. This website is unique because it does not simply stick to one kind of insurance provider, but brings the clients the best deals from many different online insurance carriers. In this way, clients have access to offers from multiple carriers all in one place: this website. On this site, customers have access to quotes for insurance plans from various agencies, such as local or nationwide agencies, brand names insurance companies, etc.

Buylifeinsurance.co is owned by Internet Marketing Company.

For more information, please visit http://buylifeinsurance.co.







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Savannah Lawyers Reveal New, Informative Website

Savannah, Georgia (PRWEB) May 23, 2014

No matter how much a person prepares, there are certain life events that are never easy to face. Personal injuries from an accident, dissolution of a family, or immigration concerns when two people get married are just some of the worries the clients of Duffy & Feemster have. Now, to help their clients get the guidance they need to overcome these and other struggles, the team at Duffy & Feemster in Savannah has launched a new informational website. Here, they hope that more people can find the help and support they need as they start out on a new journey.

The website was prepared with a non-legal audience in mind. By writing for people who may not be well-versed in the law, the website is able to speak directly to real human needs while dropping all legal jargon and technical verbiage. On the website, there is a variety of articles, blog posts, frequently asked questions, and news articles about the various types of law practiced at Duffy & Feemster.

The website covers all of the Duffy & Feemster practice areas, which include personal injury, business law, construction law, family law, and immigration law. In particular, visitors will find information on what auto accident victims can receive following a crash, evidence needed in truck accident cases, how to find out the cost of a business lawsuit, what to do after a construction defect, how alimony is awarded in Georgia, and what to expect while going through a change of status as an immigrant.

The team at Duffy & Feemster works hard to provide a personal, honest service that gets the job done. Through years of experience and a deep understanding of the law, they help their clients get the best possible outcome for their case. Their dedication to each case they accept, as well as their extensive experience handling a variety of cases over each of their project areas makes them uniquely able to help clients with diverse needs.

Through the launch of their new website, Duffy & Feemster look forward to giving Georgia residents more information and answers to their legal concerns. The website will be updated regularly. It will also include live chat around the clock, a library of informative videos, and more. Clients will continuously be able to look to the Duffy & Feemster website for new, helpful information. The attorney marketing firm, Foster Web Marketing, built and designed the website.

To learn more about Duffy & Feemster, visit http://www.duffyfeemster.com/.

About Foster Web Marketing:

Founded in 1998, Foster Web Marketing (FWM) offers attorneys, physicians, and other professionals across North America and overseas an effective online marketing approach that combines appealing and intuitive design with the latest search engine optimization, comprehensive marketing services, and content management strategies. FWM has proven that it is possible to build a Made in the USA business with excellent customer service in a very competitive market, all while helping its clients succeed through powerful websites and proven education-based marketing techniques, using its proprietary secret weapon, Dynamic Self-Syndication (DSSTM). To learn more, please visit http://www.FosterWebMarketing.com.







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Hiring a professional social security disability attorney in Florida to handle your Social Security claims is such a perfect decision. Letting the wrong person to handle your SSI claim will put you into a more severe circumstance. What is more, your financial future will also depend on the result of your SSI claim. When looking for the right lawyer, we must check whether the lawyer is truly a lawyer. It is because Social Security allows non-lawyers to represents claimants. Here are things to consider ensuring that the professional lawyer is the one who handles your SSI claims.

We have to know the location of the law firm. As a matter of fact, some law firms do not have an office in your community. So, your case will be handled in an office across your country. In addition, you have to know at what point your case is accepted in the process. A qualified Social Security lawyer is the one whose practice is devoted strictly to Social Security. That way, we can be in a peaceful mind to let the lawyer handle our SSI claims. It is highly advisable to find a lawyer who has handled cases like yours before. That way, we know that we can expect the best outcome or result. Before the hearing, you need to ensure that you meet your lawyer first. Thus, you be well-prepared for the hearing and the outcome.

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When you get injured by the fault of other people, you have the right to sue the people who cause you the injury. To do this, if you live in Atlanta, you will need to call the best personal injury law Atlanta who will assist you to win the case. The personal injury lawyer will assist you at the court to make sure that the people who cause your accident are punished and you get the compensation money for your injury. However, it seems that it is not that easy to find the best personal injury lawyer because it seems that all personal injury lawyers who open their service claim that they are the best. If you are having this kind of confusion right, you do not have to worry about that. There are several tips that you should know in order to get the best personal injury lawyer an Atlanta.

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New York, Bronx, Manhattan Personal Injury LawyerBeing involved in a personal injury case is a challenging and draining experience in itself. For sure you will feel devastated if you or any member of your family suffer and experience damages because of the negligence or recklessness of other people.

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