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THANKS FOR MAKING SCAFFOLD LAW REFORM DAY AT THE CAPITOL A SUCCESS!

Yesterday, civil justice advocates gathered at the state capitol to urge legislators and Governor Andrew Cuomo to fix the only-in-New York Scaffold Law, and highlight the law’s impact on taxpayers and local governments. The lobby day presented an opportunity for the coalition to unveil new branding, a new website, and, most importantly, new legislation sponsored by...
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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Municipal Costs the Focus of Scaffold Law Reform Day

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Tuesday February 14, 2017 CONTACT: Phoebe Stonbely (518)708-3578   Municipal Costs the Focus of Scaffold Law Reform Day NYCOM Urges Lawmakers to Fix the Law Advocates: “Cost billions and causes injuries.” ALBANY, NY – Civil justice advocates gathered at the state capitol to urge legislators and Governor Andrew Cuomo to fix the...
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Can’t Make it to the Scaffold Law Reform Day at the Capitol?

You Can Still Contact Elected Officials With Our Virtual Lobby Day! If you are unable to make it to the Scaffold Law Reform Day at the Capitol, don’t worry!  We are providing you multiple virtual vehicles to help you contact your elected officials and still make your voice heard! Twitter:  Hashtag: #SLRLobbyDay2017 A list of Twitter Handles for...
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New York Law Journal: An Opening in Labor Law 240

The New York Law Journal published an article this week written by Senior Vice President Claims for Aon Construction Services Group, Julian D. Ehrlich. The piece focused on the current confusion in the courts regarding partial falls through small holes and the application of the Scaffold Law. “Recently, a long-simmering rift has widened within the Appellate Divisions regarding...
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