Children in NYC Public Housing Test Positive for Lead

There are thousands of New York City public housing apartments that are believed to contain lead paint. In most of these cases the Housing Authority believes the lead paint is best left alone until someone moves out. In the last 5 years more than 200 children have tested positive for elevated levels of lead.

Read the full article: EXCLUSIVE: Children in NYCHA Housing Test Positive for High Lead Levels in Blood from Lead Paint.

If your child has been harmed by lead paint and/or your landlord has failed to remedy the condition, contact a New York lead paint attorney at the Orlow Firm. Our attorneys are highly knowledgeable about lead paint hazards, especially in NYCHA buildings and apartments. The initial consultation is free. For your convenience, we maintain four offices throughout New York City. Call (646) 647-3398 or contact us online.