Workers Compensation Attorneys – Injured at WorkJuly 6, 2018

Workers Compensation Attorneys: Gill and Chamas has been handling workers compensation cases for over 20 years. The firm has an entire department dedicated to workers compensation claims for those who have been injured at work. These attorneys know how to get the best possible results for their clients. David Lande, a partner at Gill and …

Workers Compensation and Your RightsMay 3, 2018

Workers Compensation and Your Rights Workers Compensation: One of the most frequently asked questions is what is workers compensation? Workers Compensation is a “no fault” insurance program that provides the following benefits to employees who suffer job-related injuries or illness: Medical Benefits Temporary Total Benefits Permanent Partial Benefits Permanent Total Benefits Unfortunately, injuries in the …

Gill & Chamas Attorneys Speak at NJ PBA SeminarFebruary 12, 2018

Peter Chamas and David Lande spoke about Workers’ Compensation and employee rights at the New Jersey State Policeman’s Benevolent Association 2018 Collective Bargaining Seminar in Atlantic City, NJ last week. Mr. Chamas is certified by the Supreme Court as a Civil Trial Attorney and Mr. Lande is certified by the Supreme Court as a Workers’ Compensation Law Attorney. David Lande gave …

Injured Nurse Receives $200,000 in Workers’ CompensationFebruary 11, 2018

A rehabilitation center nurse who fractured her pelvis at work as a result of her own struggle with cancer has been awarded $200,000 in state compensation. Dale Perry, a nurse at Avon Health Center for about 10 years, fractured her pelvis at work in 2014. The fracture was attributed to brittleness associated with cancer in the bone. Though the claim did …

Trump government decision may kill 160 workersApril 12, 2017

Please visit this page to view the article below: PEOPLESWORLD.org: The Trump administration announced this past Thursday that the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) is delaying by three months the effective date of a regulation that lowers the limit on construction workers’ exposure to cancer-causing crystalline silica dust. AFL-CIO President Richard Trumka issued a …

Workers’ Compensation Rights featured in NJ Fire MagazineFebruary 16, 2017

  Partner David H. Lande, ESQ. was featured in the Legal Report in February’s issue of the New Jersey Fire Magazine. He discussed workers’ compensation and disability retirement pensions. Click the link below to view the full article. Workers’ compensation and disability retirement pensions: A brief overview   In a nutshell, workers’ compensation is a system that …

$4.5 Million for Permanently Injured State EmployeeFebruary 4, 2017

A state employee permanently injured while working on a highway accepts $4.5 million to settle his Passaic County suit. The plaintiff of Paterson, 47, a state Department of Transportation employee, was operating a lawn tractor along the shoulder of Interstate 80 in Totowa when a speeding, fully loaded dump truck rear-ended a passenger car nearby, …

US Labor Department awards $10.5M in grantsSeptember 13, 2016

News Release directly from OSHA “US Labor Department awards $10.5M in workplace safety and health training grants to 77 organizations to help high-risk workers, employers: The U.S. Department of Labor’s Occupational Safety and Health Administration has awarded $10.5 million in one-year federal safety and health training grants to 77 nonprofit organizations nationwide. The grants will …

Partner David Lande gives Workers Compensation Seminar to Perth Amboy TeachersMarch 17, 2016

March 17, 2016: Partner David Lande spoke to teachers from the Perth Amboy Union earlier this week. He discussed the workers’ compensation benefits you are entitled to as an employee. The subjects included Medical Care/Treatment, Temporary Disability, and Permanent Disability. Mr. Lande also went into depth about the special considerations in workers’ compensation. To read more about …