Daily Archives: Wednesday, September 1, 2021

Posted: September 1, 2021

Worker Injured While Replacing Fan in Building that Required Replacement “All the Time” Cannot Sue Under Labor Law § 240(1)

On July 28, 2021, the Second Department issued a decision in Stockton v. H&E Biffer Enters. No. 2, LLC, 2021 NY Slip Op 04568, affirming dismissal of a personal injury claim under Labor Law § 240(1) on summary judgment holding that an employee injured while preforming “routine maintenance” could not state a cause of action,... Read more »