Apr 1

WHAT IS WORKERS COMPENSATION?

Unfortunately, most individuals that are injured on the job in New York State are completely unaware that they can receive medical care (with no out of pocket expense) for any injuries that result from that accident. In addition, these injured people can miss work (if physically unable) and be paid lost wages until they are […]

Mar 26

Can I Be Fired for Filing Worker’s Comp?

One of the things that keeps many employees from filing a worker’s compensation case after being injured on the job is the fear of being fired or otherwise punished by their boss. Many people don’t understand how the state of New York and the federal government protects individuals who were injured at work and have […]

Mar 1

Neck Pain

Dr. Jeff J. Mollins, accident specialist, has been practicing in downtown Brooklyn for 30 years. Dr. Mollins specializes in the diagnosis, treatment and documentation of injuries sustained by individuals involved in accidents (automobile, work, slip and fall, and construction). One of the most common conditions treated by Dr. Mollins is neck pain. Injuries to the […]

Feb 15

Tips for Keeping a Construction Zone Accident-Free

Many accidents occur daily on construction sites across the country. Unfortunately, any industry that involves using power tools, heavy materials, and large equipment is going to see a higher rate of accidents than others. But that doesn’t mean your construction crew can’t be kept safe. You can lower the number of construction accident claims that […]

Feb 1

COMPREHENSIVE TREATMENT FOR PEOPLE INJURED IN ACCIDENTS

Dr. Jeff J. Mollins, Brooklyn’s premier accident specialist has been diagnosing, treating, and documenting injuries sustained by individuals involved in accidents (automobile, work, slip and fall, construction) for 30 years. Dr. Mollins works very closely with his “in house team” of referred medical specialist. By working with this accomplished group of physicians, Dr. Mollins is […]

Feb 1

Common Construction Site Accidents

Accidents can happen on any job site, but construction sites tend to see a higher number of accidents simply because they’re often unorganized and cluttered with materials and tools. While workers are often the victims of these accidents, some passers-by or visitors can also be injured and will want to file a construction accident claim. […]

Jan 1

Is Sitting the New Smoking?

With the steady rise of digital technology, sitting has become the most common posture in the workplace. Most desk workers spend an average of 10 hours a day sitting in front of a computer, which leaves very little opportunity for physical activity throughout the day. Sitting can be extremely detrimental to your health – even […]

Dec 27

Tips for Avoiding Accidents at Your Home

If someone falls and gets hurt at your home, there’s a chance that you will be liable for their injuries and all of the costs associated with those injuries. Slip and fall claims do rely on the injured party being able to show that you were negligent in some way. If a person walking on […]

Dec 1

What is a Physiatrist?

Dr. Jeff J. Mollins, Brooklyn’s premier accident specialist, has been diagnosing, treating, and documenting injuries sustained by individuals hurt in accidents (automobile, slip and falls, work accidents, construction accidents) for 30 years. Dr. Mollins works very closely with a group of referred medical specialists to provide comprehensive care to his injured patients. One of the […]

Nov 26

When is a Fall More than Just an Accident?

Sometimes, a fall is truly just an accident. You put your foot down wrong or aren’t paying attention to uneven ground. These accidents couldn’t have been prevented, and they are no one’s fault. However, sometimes a fall is more than that—sometimes it occurs because of something someone else did or did not do. When this […]