NYS General Municipal Law Section 207

NYS GML Section 207, subsections a and c, provide for the payment of the full amount of regular salary or wages to firefighters (subsection a), police officers and/or corrections officers (subsection c) with injuries or illness incurred in the performance of their duties. These sections also provide for payment for medical and hospital expenses.

Maxon keeps abreast of all reported decisions involving NYS GML 207 in order to help our clients make informed decisions as to whether a NYS GML 207 claim should be contested.  Additionally, Maxon’s legal department can assist the client’s legal department in the preparation of cases and/or briefs for due process hearings and or article 78 proceedings.