GARDEN CITY, N.Y., February 20, 2018 (Newswire.com) - The Long Island personal injury law firm of Sackstein, Sackstein & Lee LLP is pleased to announce the successful recovery of $700,000 for a seriously injured accident victim.
The firm represented a 43-year-old Asian male from Queens County. The self-employed sign installer was injured at a renovation site when he fell from a 16-foot extension ladder while removing a 20-foot-long sign from the building. The man suffered a fractured ankle and required surgery.
Arguing that the building tenant violated the New York State Labor Law by failing to provide the proper equipment for the sign installer, Sackstein, Sackstein & Lee LLP won Summary Judgment from the court. The building tenant had refused to settle, but when the court granted the motion for Summary Judgment, the firm’s attorneys succeeded in settling the case for $700,000 at mediation.When violations of the law result in serious injury, we take every step necessary to hold liable parties responsible and obtain the compensation clients deserve to cover loss of income, medical bills, incurred and to be incurred, and current and future pain and suffering.
Mark H. Sackstein, Esq., managing partner at Sackstein, Sackstein & Lee LLP, stated, “When violations of the law result in serious injury, we take every step necessary to hold liable parties responsible and obtain the compensation clients deserve to cover loss of income, medical bills, incurred and to be incurred, and current and future pain and suffering. We were happy that our skilled legal team in this accident case was able to reach a fair settlement at mediation.”
About the Firm: Established in 1952, Sackstein, Sackstein & Lee LLP focuses on plaintiff’s personal injury law. The firm offers legal services for victims of serious injury accidents, including car, truck, motorcycle and construction site accidents, medical malpractice and wrongful death. Attorneys Mark H. Sackstein, Esq., and Eric B. Lee, Esq., are both AV Rated, meaning they are recognized by their peers for the highest level of professional excellence and ethical standards. Mark H. Sackstein has also been named among New York Super Lawyers. The firm has an A+ Better Business Bureau rating. Offices for the firm are located in Garden City, Flushing, Brooklyn and the Bronx. The firm offers case evaluations at no cost and represents clients throughout the NYC metropolitan area and Long Island.
Source: Sackstein, Sackstein & Lee LLP