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The Latest Wave of COVID-19 Is Not Great for the Construction Industry

Dec 16 2020
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The Coronavirus pandemic that began in early 2020 has affected every industry in the United States in some way or another. According to Construction Dive , this latest wave of COVID-19 infections is significantly disrupting the construction industry, and that the negative effects are continuing to snowball as the pandemic slogs on. If you’ve been injured on the job as a construction worker – or in any kind of accident caused by someone else’s negligence – you need the professional legal counsel of an experienced NYC personal injury attorney on your side.

The Difficult Consequences

New York City is one of the areas hit hardest by the global pandemic, and it – along with the rest of the nation – is seeing an uptick in cases. NYC is a bustling city where construction seemingly never sleeps, but COVID-19 is putting a damper on this. Consider the following statistics forwarded by Construction Dive:

The general consensus is that investors are pulling back and taking a wait-and-see approach to help ensure that the economy is consistently moving in the right direction before jumping back in with gusto.

An Experienced New York City Personal Injury Attorney Can Help

If you’ve been injured on the job as a construction worker – or in any kind of accident that was caused by someone else’s negligence – the accomplished personal injury lawyers at Lipsig, Shapey, Manus & Moverman have been proudly serving NYC for decades and are here to help you, too. Our intrepid legal team has the fortitude and legal finesse to skillfully advocate for your claim’s best possible resolution. To learn more, please don’t hesitate to contact or call us at 212-285-3300 today.