Automobile Liability Cases

Automobile Liability Cases

  • $2.5 million – Head-on collision resulting in severe crush injury to the left leg.
  • $1.2 Million – Combined Verdict to Estate of PA woman killed in automobile accident in West Virginia and to the PA driver of the vehicle who sustained multiple fractures to his leg, arm, and neck requiring surgery. The remaining $500,000 policy limit was awarded to the occupants of the vehicle in front of the plaintiffs’ vehicle who were also injured.
  • $875,000 Verdict – Herniated disc with neck surgery following motor vehicle accident.
  • $575,000 – Pedestrian struck by car while crossing the street in the crosswalk with her young child. Fractured vertebra in back.
  • $515,000 mediated settlement for 25 year old man with significant facial injuries resulting from an intersectional bike vs. auto accident where he ran his bicycle into the side of an SUV.
  • $475,000 verdict – Guest at wedding fell down defective steps fracturing wrist and developing reflex sympathetic dystrophy (RSD).
  • $465,000 settlement for 20 year old woman injured while passenger on motorcycle resulting in fractured leg and splenectomy resulting in significant abdominal scarring. Driver of motor cycle died in the collision with a car.
  • $450,000 mediated settlement for couple injured in intersectional collision where liability was contested. Fractured leg and facial orbit.
  • $400,000 – Tragic Automobile Accident involving a Church van that struck a 2 ½ year old who
    allegedly darted out between parked cars in the middle of the block. The young boy and his family recently granted political asylum from Liberia.
  • $300,000 verdict – Victim of rear-end collision who developed RSD.
  • $325,000 – Intersectional collision resulting in closed-head injury.
  • $200,000 Settlement – Young man riding his bicycle on Washington Avenue in Philadelphia when a car backed out of its parking spot and struck his bike.  He fractured his clavicle and underwent surgery.  At time of accident he was a student in training to become a professional cameraman
  • $340,000 Settlement  – Young man who was crossing the street mid-block at night in Sea Isle, NJ when he was struck by a car.  Both the driver of the car and the young man had levels of alcohol in their blood.  two surgeries on right knee and a head laceration.
  • $160,000 settlement for a man injured from an intersectional bike vs. auto accident when he ran his bicycle into a van at an intersection in NJ and fractured his foot.
  • $100,000 policy limits – Police officer struck by car while directing traffic at a funeral procession. Fractured leg.
  • $100,000 policy limit settlement for 26 year old man with fractured leg resulting from an intersectional bike vs. auto accident where he was riding his bike across the Benjamin Franklin Parkway in Philadelphia.

Pennsylvania Workers Compensation

Pennsylvania Workers Compensation

  • $1.5 Millions for 32 year old who was rendered a paraplegic when he was struck by a stack of boxes weighing 410 lbs from a height of 25 to 30 feet. The settlement included a complete waiver of the insurance company’s right of subrogation from his third party negligence case.
  • $450,000 settlement – Multiple fractures and long-term disability and medical treatment.
  • $450,000 settlement for a part time fireworks worker who was severely injured when the fireworks pre-maturely detonated.
  • $325,000 settlement for widow of worker who died from sudden cardiac arrhythmia after becoming emotionally agitated by an event at work.
  • $310,000 settlement – Fibromyalgia, RSD with long-term disability and medical treatment.
  • $250,000 settlement for union construction worker hit in head by a falling object resulting in a fractured neck and torn shoulder muscle.
  • $200,000 for 33 year old Union Carpenter who injured his low back when he slipped on debris in a dark stairwell at a construction site.
  • $170,000 for a 28 year old Union Carpenter who tore his labrum and underwent surgery.
  • $150,000 for a prisoner who was injured while on a work release program for a trash removal company.
  • $135,000 settlement – Laid off after returning to light duty job following severe thumb injury resulting in surgery.
  • $165,000 settlement for a a 57 year old laborer who injured both shoulders at work and underwent surgeries.
  • $160,000 settlement for Laotian laborer who injured his neck at work and underwent surgery.
  • $172,500 settlement for Rehabilitation Nurse who injured both shoulders with attempting to prevent a patient from falling.  Underwent surgery to one shoulder.
  • $150,000 settlement for a laborer who injured his back at work and underwent surgery
  • $150,000 settlement for a delivery truck driver who injured his knee while getting out of a truck and underwent surgery
  • $150,000 settlement for Rite Aid Supervisor who injured her shoulder, underwent surgery, and then relocated to Florida

Slip & Falls

  • $1.5 Million – 84 year old Alzheimer’s patient who fell on front steps of her home when the attendant/driver let go of her arm resulting in head injury and subsequent death.
  • $1.4 Million – Roofer fell through unbarricaded skylight falling to his death.
  • $750,000 – Roofer who fell 30 feet while nailing down roofing paper and wind blew the paper under his feet and he fell resulting in fracture of foot and ankle.
  • $150,000 – 73 year old who fell in aisle of movie theater resulting in fractured/dislocated thumb.
  • $120,000 – Slip and fall at Wachovia Center prior to a Wing’s Lacrosse game by an alleged ticket scalper.
  • $100,000 – 88 year old who fell in lobby of her apartment building resulting in fractured hip.

Miscellaneous

  • $2.3 million – Tainted blood infected with HIV.
  • $2 Million for construction worker who fell from building due to negligence of general contractor in failure to provide required fall protection.
  • $2 million – Stroke victim as a result of being taken off needed blood thinning medication.
  • $700,000 settlement – Fall at work resulting in need to replace an arthritic hip and knee. Fall caused by defective gutter resulting in ice on parking lot.
  • $650,000- Product Liability Settlement for 40 year old man who lost his eye as a result of a defective bungee cord.
  • $225,000 settlement – Security guard fell into unbarricaded hole. Liability hotly contested. Fractured hip and jaw.
  • $100,000 – Settlement for 29 year old prisoner who fractured/dislocated elbow when piece of ceiling collapsed on him.
  • $100,000 settlement against SEPTA when train platform door slammed down on man’s foot resulting in a crush injury to his large toe.
  • $82,500 – Mediated Settlement for 91 year old who fractured her hip after falling on adjacent vacant property while removing debris.