If your employer has improperly discharged you or has not properly paid you per the New York State Employment laws.
If you have been injured by a negligent party other than your employer. This can include slip and fall cases, motor vehicle accidents, defects in sidewalks, et al. It is important you know your rights as soon as possible because there are statutory limits on when you have to file the claim.
If you will be out of work for longer then 12 months due to a disability then you may be entitled to Social Security Disability. Even if you have only been out of work 6 months our office can assess your claim.