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July 2015 Archives

Why are so many nurses unsatisfied in their jobs?

Regardless of industry, position or pay-scale; every employee wants to feel as though he or she is valued and has the trust of superiors and power to make decisions that positively affect job-related outcomes. When employees who don't feel valued, trusted or empowered; rates of job satisfaction often plummet and may result in a high attrition rate.

NO MAS ROBO PARA TRABAJADORES DE UN COMEDOR EN EL BRONX!

Darren Rumack, el encargado de nuestro Departamento de Salarios y Horas Mal Pagados, exitosamente resolvió el caso de dos ayudantes de cocina de un Comedor en el Bronx. Su jefe les paga en efectivo, y no le paga un salario legal, obligándolos a trabajar horas extras, horas extraordinarias, y niega pagarles sus salarios legales por horas extras.

NO MORE WAGE THEFT AT BRONX DINER!

Darren Rumack, who is in charge of our Wage & Hours Department, has successfully settled the cases of two kitchen assistants from a diner in the Bronx. Their boss paid them in cash, refusing to pay a legal wage, forcing them to work overtime, then refusing to pay them their legal overtime wages.  

JUSTICIA PARA UN TRABAJADOR MENOR DE EDAD INCAPACITADO POR TABLA ROCA EN CAIDA

Me siento orgulloso y agradecido de informar que ha logrado hacer un arreglo "global" de más de $1,500,000.00 para un trabajador de la construcción que sufrió lesiones en la espalda y el cuello, además de otras lesiones, cuando fue herido en el trabajo cuando cayó tabla roca arriba de él. Después de este accidente, que ocurrió en un trabajo de demolición, el trabajador fue referido a mí por su abogado familiar que respeta mi trabajo.

JUSTICE FOR UNDER-AGE WORKER DISABLED BY FALLING SHEETROCK

I am proud and grateful to report that I have succeeded in making a "Global" settlement of more than $1,500,000.00 for a construction worker who suffered injuries to his back and neck, as well as other injuries, when he was injured at work when sheetrock fell on him. After this accident at a demolition site, he was referred to me by his family attorney who respects my work.

U.S. doctors grossly underestimate cancer misdiagnosis rates

Annually, an estimated $700 billion is "wasted in the U.S. medical system...much of which is tied to misdiagnosis," or erroneous or unnecessary treatment linked to misdiagnosis. In many cases, a doctor's misdiagnosis or failure to diagnosis a medical condition or illness results in a patient and his or her family members incurring hundreds to thousands of dollars in medical costs. Additionally, a patient is likely to suffer mental injuries due to stress and, in some instances, serious physical harm and injuries that can result in permanent disability or even death.

Why working construction is especially dangerous for young Hispanic immigrants

Work accidents and the painful and debilitating injuries that often result, don't discriminate and any worker regardless of profession, age or health can be adversely impacted. However, a recent report reveals that workers in certain industries, like construction, are more prone to suffering injuries and, specifically, young Hispanic construction workers are especially vulnerable.

Taking legal action in the wake of a slip-and-fall accident

For people who live in, work in or visit New York City; the city's streets, businesses and public areas as full of potential slip, trip and fall hazards. Many people may be surprised to learn that, annually, more people in the U.S. visit hospital emergency rooms to treat injuries suffered in slip-and-fall accidents than from any other type of accident. For an estimated 17,000 people, injuries suffered as a result of a trip or slip and fall prove to be fatal.

The high costs of a motor vehicle accident

Being involved in a motor vehicle accident can be a scary and costly event. Not only may an individual suffer painful injuries, but he or she is also likely to incur expenses related to medical bills, lost wages and vehicle repair costs. These types of expenses can quickly add up and total into the tens of thousands of dollars.

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