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Who's Responsible for Construction Accidents?

A construction accident at 45 Stuart Street left three people injured after a partial building collapse.

The twelfth floor of a 33-story building under construction collapsed down to the fifth floor, according to Boston's WBZ-TV.

If the injured construction workers file personal injury lawsuits, who may be responsible for the construction accident damages?

    Good Samaritan Laws: What Are They?

    The Massachusetts Senate approved amendments to the state's good Samaritan laws that extends legal protections to off-duty police, firefighters, and emergency personnel who intervene in emergencies.

    Now the changes await final approval and a signature by Governor Deval Patrick, according to State House News Service.

    If the governor approves the amendments, it'll affect the current good Samaritan laws in Massachusetts. But what are Good Samaritan laws?