Radio Interview: Focus on the State Capitol — Tom Stebbins Discusses Scaffold Law Reform Efforts with Fred Dicker

The Washington Post: Tear Down N.Y.’S ‘Scaffold Law’ To Rebuild Infrastructure

“A battle to repeal an obscure New York law protecting construction workers appears to be gaining momentum, with backers saying the 19th-century measure is typical of the reasons it’s so difficult and costly to rebuild the nation’s infrastructure. … Tom Stebbins, executive director of the Lawsuit Reform Alliance of New York, cites a Cornell University […]

New York Daily News: Building Up Costs

LRANY’s Adam Morey recently had a letter published in the New York Daily News in response to a piece opposing changes to the Scaffold Law. An excerpt: “The Scaffold Law has nothing to do with safety and everything to do with enriching trial lawyers, no matter what Voicer Gary La Barbera says. A Cornell study […]