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Prominent New York Personal Injury Lawyer Says Insurance Companies Thwart Efforts Of Employees Seeking Workers Compensation Benefits In New York State
Date:5/19/2009

, "problems surface for workers that can lead to delays in payment of compensation claims. In the case of Mr. Arrigo, excessive delays can mean eviction from his family's home in Staten Island for falling behind on the rent."

According to media reports, Arrigo thought he had won his legal battle months ago when a judge ruled that his illness and injuries were work-related. But Zurich's lawyers appealed the ruling, challenging medical evidence that had been submitted ten months earlier by Arrigo's lawyer.

"Sometimes the deck is stacked against the employee," Perecman said. "Insurance companies have whole teams of lawyers part of whose job it is to block workers' claims. What's more, most workers injured on the job are not permitted to sue their employer for damages in civil court."

"Since Tishman Corporation provides worker's compensation insurance to its employees," David Perecman, New York personal injury attorney said, "a Tishman employee, and by extension members of Mr. Arrigo's family, are only entitled to file a workers' compensation claim against Tishman Corporation. He is not eligible to bring a lawsuit against Tishman in civil court, nor are his family members."

Perecman said that his firm handled a similar case involving a worker who was seriously injured at a worksite when a piece of metal fell on him.

"Unlike Mr. Arrigo, this worker was receiving compensation benefits until his employer's insurance company pulled the rug out from underneath him and required that he be re-examined by three of their own consultants, who later filed a report claiming his herniated discs had recovered and that he could return to work, said New York workers compensation attorney, David Perecman." '/>"/>

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