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Workers Compensation Construction Accidents

Workers Compensation Construction Accident Lawyer

Suffolk NY Workers Compensation & Construction Accident Lawyer

Helping you get the benefits to which you have a legal right

Workers compensation in New York was born of tragedy more than a hundred years ago, when 146 laborers — most of them young women and one only 11 years old — died in the disastrous Triangle Shirtwaist Factory fire. Today, employees from beauticians to welders are entitled to file a workers compensation claim when they sustain a job-related injury or suffer from an occupational disease.

While it may seem straightforward, there are times when a claim is denied or disputed, or the process becomes too complex. Not only have you earned your workers compensation benefits, they are your legal right. At the law office of Birzon, Strang, and Associates, we bring our skills, experience and passion for justice to protecting the rights of those injured on the job. As your Suffolk attorney, we fight for you if you are suffering from any of the workplace injuries or conditions covered by New York workers compensation, including:

  • Loss of hearing caused by repeated on-the-job noise exposure or an accident
  • Eye injuries, including those leading to blindness
  • Traumatic brain injuries
  • Spinal cord or back injuries
  • Amputation
  • Job-related cancers such as asbestos or mesothelioma
  • Illness caused by workplace exposure to radiation or toxic chemicals
  • Occupational asthma
  • Chemical or thermal burns
  • “Sick building” illnesses

What to do when you feel you are being treated unfairly?

If your legitimate workers compensation claim has been denied or is being disputed, or if the insurance company’s offer is unreasonable, our experienced Nassau and Suffolk workers comp attorneys can help — no matter where you live in New York City or New York State. Whether your injury will keep you out of work for a period of time or you have suffered a permanent disability, if you are qualified to receive benefits, we make sure you are properly compensated. You may also be eligible to file a personal injury or third-party claim above and beyond your workers comp claim. In cases where your injury is so severe that it causes partial or permanent disability, we may also be able to help you seek additional damages. Our goal is to ensure that you receive all to which you are entitled.

The Birzon, Strang, and Associates Law Firm has served thousands of Long Island accident victims and their families, throughout our local Smithtown community where our office has been located for over Thirty (30) years.

Hauppauge, NY
Lake Grove, NY
Brentwood, NY
Nesconset, NY
Central Islip, NY
Stony Brook, NY
Saint James, NY
Commack, NY
East Northport, NY
Kings Park, NY
Centereach, NY
Holbrook, NY
Lake Ronkonkoma, NY
Ronkonkoma, NY
Elwood, NY

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Protect your rights as an injured worker by finding out more about your legal options. To schedule a free consultation with one of our experienced workers compensation attorneys, please contact us online or call us at 631-265-6300 .

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  • Smithtown Office
    222 East Main Street
    Suite 212
    Smithtown, New York 11787
    Phone: 631-265-6300
    Fax: 631-265-6799
Testimonials
  • "“I was recently in a very bad motorcycle accident, I was recommended to Barrie from a close friends mother and am very glad I was. Since the day of my call to Barrie she was committed to helping me in every aspect of the process, and any question that me or my entire family had. She got me the first part of my settlement very fast, and when the insurance companies tried to fight the second part she was relentless on getting me what I was needed. Furthermore she was successful on me getting the entire settlement and kept me up to date the entire time the process went on. She is self-less, attentive, easy to communicate with, easy to get in contact with, and was respectfully aggressive to get what I the client needed. I will highly recommend her to anyone that needs a lawyer. I am very grateful for her.”"  -Jesse

  • "“From the minute I met Barrie Bazarsky following my car accident, I knew I found the right lawyer! She is experienced, professional, strong and compassionate. Her communication is excellent as she kept me informed through the entire process, and returns phone calls almost immediately. She will leave no stone unturned, and is truly dedicated to her clients. I can’t thank her enough for relieving the stress during a very difficult time for me and my family. Look no further, Barrie is brilliant and a winner!”"  -Kathleen

  • "“I got into a car accidret in January and was referred to Barrie by a friend. Her communication was excellent throughout the entire process no matter the time or how silly my questions were. She was stern and direct with the adjusters which resuktes in very few mistakes and an incredibly quick turn around on my settlement. I have nothing but good thigs to say. She referred me to excellent doctors and just took care of me all around. Hopefully I wont get into another accident but I ever did I have her number on speed dial!”"  -Liuisa

  • "“My family and I would not consider another attorney for our personal and professional legal needs. He is as sensitive as he is strong which makes him the perfect person to have representing you in any legal matter.”"  -Lisa

  • "“Mitch is that rare find in an attorney. He’s the big city lawyer in the suburban setting. But more importantly, he’s got your back during business negotiations. He’s smart and gets the big picture well.”"  -By A Business Client

  • "“Mr. Birzon has helped me with several real estate closings, contract negotiations, and litigation matters over the past five years. He has always made time for me and I feel that he valued my questions and concerns. We always reached a solution that exceeded my expectations.”"  -Justin

  • "“Mitch is very knowledgeable, probably the best strategist I have ever encountered. I have dealt with over a dozen attorneys as it relates to my real estate and business investments. Once I met Mr. Birzon my search was truly over. He is extremely competent, knowledgeable, well-staffed and treats my legal concerns as if they were his own. He is a brilliant strategist and a pleasure to work with. I have recommended Mr. Birzon to several business associates who are also more than pleased with his services. He treats a small matter with the same vigor and enthusiasm as he does a major issue.”"  -Vito

  • "“Mitch has been great at reviewing contract documents between my business and New York State Agencies. He has guided me with thoroughness, and the highest professionalism. He has been compassionate and preservers more than anyone I know. I enthusiastically recommend him as an attorney.”"  -By A Former client

  • "Mitchell Birzon attended to my legal needs as if he were representing a member of his own family. He was creative, persuasive, and persistent, and got results that exceeded my expectations.”"  -Barbara H., Melville, NY

  • "“Barrie was attentive to my needs and situation. She cared enough to call and check in on me even if there was nothing to report. I was thrilled with the outcome of my case. She took care of everything for me and took the worry out of my hands.”"  -Stefanie Z., Brooklyn, NY