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 won for a worker who fell from a height and 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 30 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-old African construction worker whose work platform collapsed causing him to fall 20 feet and suffer serious injuries.
$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 won for a construction worker who 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 won for a 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 won 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 won for a New York City parks department worker who fell and suffered a torn meniscus that required surgery and extensive rehabilitation.
$121,600 awarded for the super of a building who was injured while 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. He also fractured two ribs. He was 58 years old. Claimant went back to work. He lost 80% of use of the right arm.