$4,935,000 Verdict For Lower Back Injury
Our client, a 21-year-old unemployed male, tripped and fell on a sidewalk that was missing its sewer grate. As a result, he hurt his right leg and lower back. After several months of treatment, he underwent low back surgery and continued to receive treatment. Since the accident, he is permanently disabled. The jury In Brooklyn found that the City of New York was responsible and awarded a total of $4,935,000.
$1,800,000 For Trip And Fall Injury
Our client tripped and fell on a broken step. He eventually had spinal surgery to his low back. He was unemployed at the time. The case settled for $1,800,000.
$1,250,000 Verdict For Plaintiff For Cervical Injury
Our client was getting something out of her automobile when a car, making a turn, struck her. She had pain in her neck and started receiving treatment and physical therapy. After numerous injections which gave her no relief, she underwent a cervical fusion. She continued to have restrictions but eventually went back to work. A Westchester jury awarded her a total of $1,170,00 in compensation.
$512,000 Verdict For Neck And Shoulder Injuries
A 65-year-old Brooklyn woman was a walking when she was struck by a car. As a result of the accident, she sustained injuries to her neck and shoulder. At the time she was unemployed. A jury found that she sustained serious injuries and awarded her a total of $512,000 in compensation.
$300,000 Verdict For Leg Injury
Our client was walking home when she slipped and fell on ice in the street. As a result of the accident, she hurt her leg. She received some treatment and resumed her employment. A Brooklyn jury found the City of New York responsible and awarded her $300,000 in compensation.