Settlement of Workers’ Compensation Claim for $108,000

Injured worker was employed as a service technician for copier machines.  He sustained an injury to his back while lifting machine parts.  The worker had previously had back surgery for an unrelated work injury with a different employer.  The worker’s treating doctor performed a spinal fusion surgery following the second incident.  The client received an [...]

2021-02-24T14:35:04+00:00 February 24th, 2021|Case Results|

Settlement of Workers’ Compensation Claim for $435,000

Long-time liquor distribution worker with a long history of work-related injuries to various body parts including his back and left knee.  The Claimant had a left knee replacement and multiple back surgeries.  In addition to the settlement figure, the insurance company agreed to fund a Medicare Set-Aside of approximately $120,000 to pay for ongoing medical [...]

2021-01-26T16:16:51+00:00 January 26th, 2021|Case Results|

Settlement of Workers’ Compensation Claim for $335,000

Sixty-eight year old aircraft technician with a long history of work-related injuries to his right knee.  Over the years, he required multiple knee surgeries including a total knee replacement and a revision of the knee replacement.  He was eventually given a 50% permanent partial disability of the knee.  The Claimant was deemed unable to return [...]

2020-12-23T19:25:25+00:00 December 23rd, 2020|Case Results|

Workers’ Compensation Settlement of $707,000

Seventy-year-old former hospital technician sustained injuries to both shoulders and neck. The Claimant eventually developed complex regional pain syndrome and depression following bilateral shoulder surgeries. The Claimant has received total temporary disability benefits for a period of years. The final settlement involved a lump sum amount and a structured settlement designed to guarantee regular monthly [...]

2020-11-16T04:03:59+00:00 November 16th, 2020|Case Results|

Workers’ Compensation Settlement – $275,000

Sixty-two year old heavy equipment operator injured both knees.  He required multiple surgeries including a total knee replacement on one knee.  The diagnosis included significant post-traumatic disease.  He was paid specific award benefits for a 22% rating on one knee and a 15% rating to the other.  We had been claiming entitlement to additional specific [...]

2020-10-01T02:47:54+00:00 October 1st, 2020|Case Results|

Settlement of workers’ compensation claim for $1,085,000.00

In this claim, a fifty-eight year old engineer injured his back. The diagnosis was herniated disc at L4-5, lumbar radiculopathy, and post-laminectomy syndrome. He underwent three surgeries, including disc excision at L4-5; re-exploration; then L4-5 spinal fusion. He required pain management thereafter. Doctors determined that he was totally disabled from employment. The weekly compensation rate [...]

2020-09-02T21:21:56+00:00 August 28th, 2020|Case Results|

Motorcycle Crash Settlement – Underinsured Case

An uninsured car turned left in front of our client who was on his motorcycle.  Our client had no time to slow down, crashed into the car, was thrown from his motorcycle onto the trunk of the car, and landed on pavement.  The police performed an accident reconstruction.  Our client injured his neck, back, and [...]

2020-08-04T15:20:38+00:00 August 4th, 2020|Case Results|

Settlement of $247,500 in Fall Down Claim

This case involved a woman who was injured when she tripped and fell on a "step up" leading to a booth at a restaurant.  She sustained serious injuries to multiple body parts including her hip.  She eventually required multiple hip surgeries including a total hip replacement.  An expert witness was hired to evaluate the step [...]

2020-07-21T03:12:33+00:00 July 21st, 2020|Case Results|

Settlement of Workers’ Compensation Claim for $265,000

This claim involved a worker who was injured in a motor vehicle collision during the course of her employment.  She sustained injuries to her neck and left arm.  She was eventually required to undergo a cervical spine fusion.  She also suffered from a nerve injury that resulted in a clawing deformity of her dominant hand.  [...]

2020-06-14T01:56:09+00:00 June 14th, 2020|Case Results|

Tanker Truck Driver’s Workers’ Compensation Claim Settles for $210,000

This claim involved an injured worker who drove a tanker truck for approximately 10 years.  The worker sustained an injury to his lumbar spine caused by a combination of specific accidents and repetitive trauma from years of driving.  He eventually was required to undergo surgery on his back and use a spinal chord stimulator, a [...]

2020-05-07T01:36:34+00:00 May 7th, 2020|Case Results|