About Gielowski, Federice & Caligiuri, LLP
Gielowski, Federice & Caligiuri, LLP (The Firm), was initially formed in 1993 by Stephen M. Gielowski. Since that time, the Work Injury Law Firm has grown to six attorneys and continues to concentrate its practice in the field of Workers’ Compensation Law.
During its existence, the firm has represented thousands of injured workers as well as numerous municipal clients and insurance companies.
What is a Work Injury?
An injury or illness is work-related if an event or exposure in the work environment either caused or contributed to the resulting condition or significantly aggravated a pre-existing injury or illness. Work-relatedness is presumed for injuries and illnesses resulting from events or exposures occurring in the work environment.
If you have a work injury, you must follow 3 simple steps
- Obtain first aid of other necessary medical treatment
- Notify your supervisor about the injury
- Complete a claim for workers’ compensation
Read more on the New York State’s Workers’ Compensation Board’s Website