Construction Accident Law Firm Block O’Toole & Murphy Highlights Philadelphia Building Collapse As Reminder To Remain Vigilent About Demolition Site Safety

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New York injury lawyers Block O'Toole & Murphy, LLP have experience representing victims of building collapses, and comment on the recent Philadelphia tragedy.

"We are saddened by this tragedy, and extend our deepest condolences and support to the victims and their families," said New York construction accident lawyer Stephen J. Murphy, of Block O'Toole & Murphy.

The New York building collapse lawyers at Block O'Toole & Murphy are closely following the tragic Philadelphia building collapse, which is described in the June 6, 2013 CNN article linked below. According to CNN, the vacant building in the Center City area was in the process of being demolished when it collapsed into a neighboring Salvation Army Thrift Store, trapping innocent victims beneath a terrifying rubble. According to the same CNN report, six are dead and fourteen were injured. "We are saddened by this tragedy, and extend our deepest condolences and support to the victims and their families," said New York construction accident lawyer Stephen J. Murphy, of Block O'Toole & Murphy.

Block O'Toole & Murphy, LLP is a New York construction injury law firm that has handled a number of building collapse cases. Buildings can collapse when there is a flaw in the foundation of the building, the plans are incorrectly devised or when mistakes are made during construction, including demolition. When a building collapses, serious injuries can obviously occur. The trial lawyers at the firm have learned through experience that while authorities like OSHA investigate incidents like this one, it is often only through extensive civil litigation that all causes of building collapses are identified and the responsible entities are truly held accountable for the damage done.

If you or a loved one has been a victim in a New York building collapse, you need to consult with an experienced New York construction accident lawyer. The New York construction accident lawyers at Block O'Toole & Murphy (http://www.blockotoole.com/Construction-Accidents/) have a long and proud history of helping seriously injured victims. The verdicts and settlements (http://www.blockotoole.com/Verdicts-Settlements/) recorded by this New York construction accident law firm demonstrates their willingness to fight for their clients until the very end. Their experience in helping injured construction workers is unparalleled. For a free consultation to discuss your case, or just for legal advice, you can contact the construction accident law firm at 212.736.5300. To learn more about one of New York's premier personal injury firms, please review the firm website at http://www.blockotoole.com.

http://www.cnn.com/2013/06/06/us/philadelphia-building-collapse/index.html

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