Jon Gelman has been named again to Best Lawyers in America®. This recognition has been bestowed upon him for almost 2 decades.
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This Friday, July 26th, marks the 23rd anniversary of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA). The ADA is a landmark law that profoundly changed our nation. On the trajectory of forming a more perfect union, the passage of the ADA in 1990 was a major step forward in keeping a key promise of the American experiment: ensuring equal opportunity for all.
A lawsuit was filed alleging that KRB, Inc. (NYSE KRB) endangered the health and safety of American soldiers in Iraq and Afghanistan by exposing them to huge quantities of toxic dust, fumes and other air pollution by burning unsorted was in vast open-air pits without any safety controls
Jon Gelman’s newly revised and updated treatise on Workers’ Compensation Law has just been published by West Group of Egan, MN. The treatise is the most complete work available on NJ Workers’ Compensation law.
The law firm of Jon L Gelman has been listed in the 2013 ediion of Best Law Firms Rankings of U.S. News Media and Best Lawyers.
The National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH) will host a public meeting on March 3 in New York City to receive comments from the public on implementing the provisions of the James Zadroga 9/11 Health and Compensation Act of 2010 (Public Law 111-347)
Breathing dust, fumes, and other toxic substances from burn pits, exposed troops deployed overseas, and those who worked for government contractors abroad and other civilians, to a serious hazards. Some of the chemicals were a very toxic carcinogens and are deadly.
Breathing dust, fumes and other and other toxic substances, exposed troops deployed overseas, and those who worked for government contractors abroad and other civilians, to a serious hazards.
On January 2, 2010, President Barack Obama signed the James Zadroga 9/11 Health and Compensation Act establishing the World Trade Health Program and extends and expands eligibility for compensation under the September 11th Victim Compensation Fund of 2001.
The Occupational Safety and Health Administration announced a new National Emphasis Program to protect workers from the serious health effects from occupational exposure to isocyanates.
What is considered "Off-Premises Work" is now a rapidly changing concept in workers' compensation. Challenging compensability is therefore becoming a more difficult concept for employers.
The CSB has made the following observations and preliminary findings to date, which are
subject to further revision and development as the investigation unfolds:
Recently release statistics from the US Geological Survey brings some hope to reducing asbestos disease in the US.
The National Institute for Occupational Health and Safety today announce publication of a Rule that will allow for medical treatment coverage for 9/11 cancers suffered by 1st responders and residents of lower Manhattan as a result of September 11, 2001 attack on the World Trade Center.
Thompson-Reuters, publishers of Super Lawyers magazines, announced that Wayne, New Jersey, personal injury plaintiff and environmental litigation attorney Jon L. Gelman has again been named to the 2013 edition of New Jersey Super Lawyers.
The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has notified healthcare professionals of a Class I recall of the LPS Diaphyseal Sleeve, a manufactured medical device used in human knee replacement surgery.
This popular annual program will cover the year’s hottest topics - as well as what’s coming in 2013 and will provide both novice and expert workers’ compensation attorneys with a comprehensive understanding the new issues facing the practice of workers workplace injury law.
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How to use social media to expand your workers' compensation practice was the subject of a presentation by Jason Gelman at the American Association of Justice's annual convention in Chicago.