New York City has one of the nation’s largest public housing authority. For this reason figuring out the number of apartments that may test positive for lead paint is nearly impossible. The question of what is being done about the issue is part of n ongoing investigation. Making things more difficult is the idea that lead paint issues might be under reported by the NYCHA.
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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.