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September 2016
The Staten Island Adnance published a letter written by the Lawsuit Reform Alliance of New York’s Adam Morey pointing to the Scaffold Law’s affect on disaster recovery rebuilding. An excerpt: “Amy Peterson, head of Mayor de Blasio’s Build it Back recovery program, is right when she says the cost of construction in New York has...
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The BNC Agency recently published a blog entry noting business groups continued push for reform. “New York’s 120-year-old Scaffold Law severely limits development in the state, costs taxpayers millions of dollars unnecessarily, drives up insurance premiums, and profits only trial lawyers, all while doing nothing to make worksites any safer. That’s long been the opinion...
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