Law Offices of Andrew J. Carboy, LLC

Practice Areas

Dangerous Products:

  • Industrial machinery
  • Appliances
  • Medical devices, such as joint replacements (hips, knees and shoulders)
  • Prescription drugs
  • Other consumer goods

Workplace Hazards:

  • “Struck By” incidents involving vehicles
  • Fall hazards
  • Falling objects and debris
  • General unsafe working conditions

World Trade Center Exposure Injuries:

  • Zadroga Act Victim Compensation Fund (“VCF”) claims

Toxic Exposures (Workplace, Home and Elsewhere):

  • Lead poisoning of children
  • Respiratory inhalation hazards
  • Exposure to solvents
  • Exposure to pesticides/herbicides/fungicides
  • Failure to create and maintain an adequate respiratory protection plan

Food Poisoning:

  • Improper food storage and preparation (restaurants)
  • Contaminated produce and meats (farms, wholesalers and retailers)

Construction Site Injuries:

  • Violations of the Occupational Safety and Health Act
  • New York State Labor Law claims
  • Violations of the New York State Industrial Code
  • Worker falls
  • Improper scaffolding
  • Failure to provide protection against fall hazards (harnesses; anchor points)
  • Falling debris
  • General unsafe working conditions

Motor Vehicle Accidents:

  • Trucking accidents
  • Pedestrians struck by buses, cars or trucks
  • Multiple car collisions

Dangerous Premises:

  • Unsafe conditions (slip, trip and fall hazards)
  • Fires
  • Flooding

Consumer Fraud:

  • False advertising
  • Mislabeling
  • Overcharges
  • Hidden fees
  • New Jersey Consumer Fraud Act violations

Negligent Healthcare:

  • Failure to diagnose serious illnesses, including cancer and infections
  • Surgical errors
  • I.V. infiltrate
  • Medical malpractice during labor and delivery resulting in injury to newborn
  • Negligent wound care
  • Nursing home neglect and abuse

Institutional Abuse:

  • Failure of schools to protect children from abuse
  • Failure of agencies to monitor children in care of abusive foster parents

Civil Rights:

  • Injuries sustained during and after arrest
  • False arrest
  • Abuses suffered during detention by immigration authorities