For a 44 year old man who was severely burned to over 60% of his body. The jury returned a verdict in favor of the plaintiff despite a vigorous defense by the defendants. Through expert witness testimony, we were able to show the jury that the defendants were negligent in the maintenance and operation of their building and it was this negligence that caused the plaintiffs injuries. The pain and suffering award was the highest ever sustained in the history of New York State. With interest the judgment had a value of over $24.5 million.
For a 59 year old electrician who was burned as a result of an electrical explosion. It was claimed that the defendants violated various sections of the Labor Laws and Industrial codes of the State of New York. After several years of litigation the case was mediated where a settlement of $3,500,000.00 was reached.
For a 45 year old roofer who fell to the ground when a scaffold he was on collapsed causing him to sustain head and back injuries. We were able to show that the defendants violated various sections of the New York State labor laws.
For the Estate of a 46 year old deceased construction worker when he was crushed to death by a backhoe. It was claimed that the defendants violated various sections of the Labor Laws and safety codes of the State of New York. After several years of litigation a pretrial settlement of $3,200,000.00 was negotiated.
For a 50 year old construction worker severely injured due to the malfunctioning of heavy equipment he was operating.
For 41year old commercial painter who fell from a ladder when it slipped from beneath him causing injuries to his knees. In this construction accident case, we showed that the defendants failed to provide the appropriate safety devices to our client causing him to fall and become injured. We were able to show defendants violated Labor Law Sections 240(1) and 200.
For a 39 year old driver of a motor vehicle who was struck in the rear by another motor vehicle. As a result there were our client sustained back injuries.
For a 53 year old passenger in a taxi that was struck in the rear by another vehicle. As a result the taxi passenger sustained injuries requiring surgery.
For the family of a patient at a nursing home facility who was neglected and unsupervised. He suffered a heart attack and passed away before facility personnel looked in on him.
For a 68 year old painter who fell from a an A frame ladder sustaining injuries to his back.
For a pedestrian who was struck by an automobile.
For a bridge painter who fell from a ladder causing back injuries and psychological disorders.
For a construction worker who fractured his toe when a 5 gallon can of compound fell on his foot when the scaffold it was on shifted.
For an elderly woman who tripped and fell on a sidewalk fracturing her hip.