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MTA Bus Accident- $20,000,000.00
$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.
Medical Malpractice- $3,950,000.00
$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.
Fall From Heights- $2,000,000.00
$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.
Fall From Heights- $1,850,000.00
$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.
Fall From Heights- $1,500,000.00
$1,500,000 won for a worker who fell from a height and suffered spinal injuries when scaffolding collapsed by Attorney Mark E. Freund in New York Supreme Court.
Slip & Fall- $262,000.00
$262,000 won for delivery driver who got a section 32 settlement. He was lifting something at work and pushing hand jack when he fell with the hand jack on top of him, causing him to sustain various injuries to the body and back.
Asbestos Exposure- $195,000.00
$195,000 recovered for an asbestos handler who 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.
Repetitive Motion Injuries- $156,000.00
$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.
Fractured Bone- $142,000.00
$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.
Auto Accident- $128,000.00
$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.