Do New York’s construction safety laws, Labor Law §200, 240 and 241, favor the employee or the employer?

New York’s safety laws favor both the employee and the employer. The employee benefits from having construction safety equipment available at the work site to protect him or her from harm. The employer benefits because when injuries are prevented, Workers’ Compensation insurance rates remain stable.

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