Our Verdicts and Settlements
$20 million judgement awarded to a woman who was hit by an MTA bus and lost an arm, leg and eye in a left turn mow down.
$1,500,000 Fall from Heights Worker suffered spinal injuries when scaffolding collapsed. Mark E. Freund New York Supreme Court.
$2 Million won for a 42 year old construction worker who fell thirty feet at his work site suffering multiple blunt trauma injuries. The owner of the building development, the general contractor, and the site safety supervisor were found to be negligent.
$1.85 million settlement for a 35 year African construction worker who’s work platform collapsed causing him to fall 20 feet and suffer serious injury.
$3.95 million medical malpractice settlement for a client who was the victim of gross negligence by a city hospital. The client suffered massive distention -dilatation of the colon and numerous ruptures to the intestine after the hospital failed to diagnose that he was suffering from Crohn’s disease.
$156,000 Workers’ Compensation settlement for construction worker that required back and shoulder surgery. The injuries to the back and shoulder were attributed to the repetitive lifting of heavy machinery at the workers job site.
$142,000 Workers’ Compensation settlement for MTA worker who fractured his foot on a subway platform while on the job. The City worker was found to have a partial loss of use of his foot due to the injury sustained.
$128,000 Workers’ Compensation settlement for a delivery boy involved in a motor vehicle accident while on the job. The 21 year old worker had a torn rotator cuff that required two surgeries.
$95,000 Workers’ Compensation settlement for a New York City parks department worker who fell and suffered a torn meniscus that required surgery and extensive rehabilitation.
$121,600 The super of a building was doing general repairs and maintenance. While plastering a wall in the building he fell from his ladder injuring his back, right shoulder, wrist and elbow, and fractured two ribs. He was 58 years old. Claimant went back to work. He lost 80% of use of the right arm. Awarded for right arm
$52,572 Highway road repairer for City of New York DOT slipped while coming down off the truck. Injured his left shoulder and left wrist. No lost time from work.
$262,000 Delivery driver got a section 32 settlement. Lifting something at work, pushing hand jack and fell with hand jack on top of him sustaining various injuries to the body and back.
55% permanent partial disability Foreman slipped and fell, which led to injuries to his right shoulder, neck, and right hand. Although the insurance company's doctor opined only 10% Schedule Loss of Use (SLU), we successfully finalized the claim at 55% permanent partial disability.
$195,000 Asbestos handler was exposed to dust fumes while doing asbestos cleanup after 9/11 at the World Trade Center site. He developed rhinitis, RADS, and GERD as a result of the exposure.
$85,000 Truck driver sustained injury to his left leg in a motor vehicle accident that occured while on the job. The employer tried to claim that he was an independent contractor and shouldn't qualify for workers' compensation benefits.