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Occupational Asthma Workers’ Compensation Claim Settled for $184,700.85

Settlement of a Workers' Compensation claim for an employee of an automobile manufacturing facility in the amount of $184,700.85.  During his employment, he was exposed to hazardous fumes which caused the development occupational asthma and  a permanent impairment to both lungs.

2019-07-11T15:16:30+00:00 July 11th, 2019|Case Results|

Registered Nurse Settles Workers’ Compensation Claim for $522,000

Settlement of a Workers' Compensation claim for a registered nurse in the amount of $522,688.00.  She sustained an injury to her neck and back while transferring a patient.  She eventually required fusion surgeries to her lumbar and cervical spine.  She remained totally temporarily disabled as a result of her injuries.

2019-05-02T18:20:42+00:00 May 2nd, 2019|Case Results|

Back Injury Workers’ Compensation Claim Settled for $420,000

Settlement of a Workers' Compensation claim for a landscape worker in the amount of $420,000.  The workers was initially injured in 2012 while moving a large plant.  Unfortunately, multiple back surgeries failed to resolve his severe back pain and lack of mobility.  He also developed severe depression as a result of his back injury which [...]

2019-03-20T14:25:02+00:00 March 20th, 2019|Case Results|

Fall on Stairs Case Settled for $300,000

Settlement of a lawsuit related to a slip and fall on a staircase for $300,000.  In this third-party lawsuit, the Plaintiff was working as a home health aide and was caused to fall due to the irregular surface of a staircase at a private residence.  She sustained a serious injury to her back requiring a [...]

2019-02-08T14:53:46+00:00 February 8th, 2019|Case Results|

Housekeeper RSD / CRPS Lawsuit Settled for $405,000

Settlement of lawsuit related to a slip and fall on ice of a housekeeper at the mansion-residence where she worked.  The Plaintiff sustained a broken wrist that required surgery.  The Plaintiff's wrist eventually developed a condition known as reflex sympathetic dystrophy (RSD) or complex regional pain syndrome (CRPS) which causes intense burning nerve pain.  The [...]

2018-12-28T21:15:34+00:00 December 28th, 2018|Case Results|

Dog Attack Lawsuit Settled for $290,000

Settlement of lawsuit related to a dog attack incident.  The Plaintiff was a UPS deliveryman who was knocked off a homeowner's porch by a dog.  The Plaintiff suffered a torn right rotator cuff which required surgery.  He was caused to miss nearly 44 weeks of work.  Plaintiff's attorneys retained an expert witness who offered the [...]

2018-10-23T18:58:49+00:00 October 23rd, 2018|Case Results|

Work Injuries Caused By Pre-existing Conditions

Injuries occurring as a result of a preexisting condition that manifests itself at work are now considered to be eligible for Workers’ Compensation benefits according to a new decision by the Appellate Court of Connecticut. In Clements v. Aramark Corporation, 182 Conn. App. 224, a worker with a history of heart disease suffered a heart [...]

2018-10-23T18:24:02+00:00 October 23rd, 2018|Legal News|