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|

Rear-Ended Driver Awarded $80,000 in Arbitration

In this case, the client was injured when rear-ended and pushed into the vehicle in front of her.  Although her vehicle sustained only moderate property damage, she sustained injuries to her neck and back.  She was initially seen by a chiropractor before seeing an orthopedic surgeon.  She missed substantial time from work.  This case was [...]

2020-04-10T03:03:43+00:00 April 9th, 2020|Case Results|

Car Accident Case Settles for $400,00 For Client with Head Injury and Tinnitus

Settlement of a lawsuit involving a client rear-ended while driving on the highway. The client sustained serious injuries to her neck and head. She was ultimately diagnosed with post-concussive syndrome, cognitive impairments, migraines and tinnitus (ringing in the ears). A settlement of $400,000 was agreed upon at mediation.

2020-02-25T22:35:02+00:00 February 25th, 2020|Case Results|

Workers’ Compensation Claim settled for $666,000

Injured worker tripped and fell in a storage closet causing injuries to the ankle, knee, hand, shoulder and head. The worker was eventually required to have surgeries on the hand and ankle. She was later diagnosed with major depressive disorder as a result of her physical injuries. The case was eventually settled through joint mediation [...]

2020-01-20T20:24:59+00:00 January 20th, 2020|Case Results|

Construction Site Injury Case Settles for $210,000.00

Worker  injured when a large piece of metal equipment fell from a truck and struck him in the head.  He sustained multiple injuries including a concussion and a disc extrusion in the lumbar spine displacing the S1 nerve root.  He also fractured several teeth in the incident and was diagnosed with myalgia/myositis.  The injured client [...]

2019-12-10T18:42:20+00:00 December 10th, 2019|Case Results|

Retired State Worker Awarded $249,000 in Retroactive Benefits in State Disability Retirement Case

A State of Connecticut employee was awarded $249,972.03 in retroactively owed State Disability Retirement benefits dating back to her retirement in 2009.  The Dodd Law Firm represented her in her application for a non-service connected disability pension.

2019-11-04T16:16:55+00:00 November 4th, 2019|Case Results|

Distracted Driver Motor Vehicle Case Settled for $160,000

Settlement of a lawsuit involving a rear-end motor vehicle collision caused by a distracted driver.  The driver at fault admitted he was using his mounted cell phone immediately before he struck the client's vehicle.  The client sustained an injury which required shoulder surgery.  Claims for double damages were brought due to the fact that the [...]

2019-10-08T15:52:03+00:00 October 8th, 2019|Case Results|