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New York Fire and Explosions Attorneys

Renowned New York City litigators successfully secure maximum compensation for burn victims

According to the United States Bureau of Labor Statistics’ National Census of Fatal Occupational Injuries, fires and explosions accounted for 123 workplace fatalities in 2017. Laws are in place to protect construction workers and ensure their safety. But when those laws fail and workers are injured in fires and explosions, the responsible entity must pay. The renowned fire and explosion attorneys at New York’s Lipsig, Shapey, Manus & Moverman P.C. have more than 80 years of combined experience successfully securing maximum compensation for those suffering injuries in construction accidents. Our New York accident lawyers have secured more than $800 million in compensation for injured accident victims and families. Trust our attorneys to help you if you or someone you love has been injured.

OSHA fire safety standards

The Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA), a division of the United States Department of Labor, has responsibility for establishing safety standards, including those for fire safety. According to OSHA, employers have a responsibility to develop and implement a written fire safety plan. This fire safety plan should address all of the actions that employers and employees must take to ensure employee safety in the event of a fire. This includes the following elements: