The lawsuit is seeking punitive damages because attorney Amos Gern said his client sustained permanent scars on her thighs.
A fire broke out Friday night at a sushi restaurant in Midtown East, leaving three people injured from burns.
A stubborn blaze at a one-story commercial building in Queens took more than 10 hours to bring under control and injured seven firefighters, one seriously.
Flames spread through much of the top floor of a Super-8 in South Hackensack before being contained.
The accident happened at the Bank of America on Merrick Road in Lynbrook.
According to detectives, two men were preparing to wash windows at a Bank of America branch in Lynbrook using a 40-foot washing pole when a gust of wind blew the pole into a power line.