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Freight elevator involved in deadly incident

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Freight elevator involved in deadly incident

On behalf of O’Dwyer & Bernstien, LLP, posted in wrongful death on Wednesday, July 27, 2016. Freight elevators are commonly used as a way to transport bulky and heavy items that would crowd out people on regular elevators and be too unwieldy to carry up stairs. Sometimes, unfortunately, accidents can happen with those freight elevators.…

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Man dies in tragic New York City elevator accident

On behalf of O’Dwyer & Bernstien, LLP, posted in Elevator Accident on Friday, October 9, 2015. A 37 year-old man was killed, the New York Times reported, “after he stepped into an elevator whose unpredictable jerks and wobbles had occasionally unnerved tenants.” The door remained open but the elevator plunged to the basement, carrying the…

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