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Workers Compensation Case Results
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Workers’ Compensation

$3.7 Million Workers’ Compensation Settlement

Plaintiff awarded a $3.7 Million Workers’ Compensation settlement after suffering a cervical myelopathy after being injured from a fall from a ladder. Early reports had identified that the plaintiff was at a 30% disability, but through the firm’s efforts and by taking depositions of doctors involved with the case, the plaintiff was eventually identified as…

$3.5 Million-Workers’ Compensation Settlement – Quadriplegic

The worker was upon an elevated bridge when a beam hit him in the head causing him to fall off the bridge leaving the worker without the use of multiple limbs.

$2,200,000 – Workers’ Compensation Settlement

The worker fell from a ladder and suffered cervical myelopathy which confines him to a wheelchair requiring 24-hour care from his wife.

$1,515,833 – Workers’ Compensation Settlement With Open Medical Care For Life

Worker injury falling from scaffolding causing a closed head injury, seizure disorder and psychological issues. Part of the claim was for Serious Willful misconduct of the employer who had failed to install the third rail of the scaffolding in violation of OSHA regulations.

$1.3 Million Dollar Workers’ Compensation & Motor Vehicle Accident Cross Over Settlement

Bilateral shoulder injuries, chest contusion; bilateral wrists, psych and sleep issues caused by a motor vehicle accident while working.

$1 Million Workers’ Compensation Settlement

Failed back injury from fall at work

$995,000.00 – Workers’ Compensation Death Benefit Case

Surviving a minor child of a worker who was crushed in the trenches dug for large water lines recovered money for her support through her 18th birthday.

$985,000.00 Workers’ Compensation Settlement For Motor Vehicle Accident At Work

Single-car accident on the freeway due to snowfall. Injuries include bilateral rotator cuff tears, back injury, psychological effects, broken leg.

$620,000 Workers’ Compensation Settlement With Open Medical Life.

The worker fell eight feet off a ladder and ended up with a failed back surgery and is confined to a wheelchair with cervical myelopathy.

$600,000.00 Workers’ Compensation Settlement

Settlement for the death of an electrical line worker who was 60 feet in the air and was not properly strapped in during work.

$525,000.00 – Cross Over Personal Injury & Workers’ Compensation Settlement

The injured worker was involved in a motor vehicle accident while working and suffered injuries to his spine and shoulder. He also suffered psychological issues in dealing with is injuries. Law Office of Patrick G. Shea, APC was able to tap into not only the employer’s workers’ compensation insurance but also the employer’s commercial automobile underinsured motorist policy…

$500,000.00 Workers’ Compensation Settlement

Worker injured doing highway construction work when a road grate checker (heavy equipment) ran over worker multiple times. Injuries included, nine fractured ribs, broken pelvis, collapsed lung and a fractured hip.

$450,000 Workers’ Compensation Verdict

Workers’ compensation verdict after trial for injured worker hurt after a fall from a defective chair at her office. She suffered bilateral ankle fractures and a spine injury resulting in surgery.

$450,000 Workers’ Compensation Trial Verdict

A worker fell and suffered lower back and shoulder injuries requiring multiple surgeries and lifetime pain medication. CLIENT TESTIMONIAL ON THIS CASE I would like to say that my experience with my attorney’s and the staff was terrific, everyone was extremely professional, caring and personal. They won my case and helped me with my Social Security…

$400,000.00 Workers’ Compensation Injury

Injury for repetitive activities at work resulting in bilateral shoulder injuries and surgeries, as well as bilateral wrist injuries.

$350,000.00 Workers’ Compensation Settlement

Settlement for the death of a worker caused by his overdose of pain medication prescribed to treat his work injury

$225,000.00 Workers’ Compensation Settlement

Fall at work resulting in back injury and failed back surgery

$200,000 Workers’ Compensation Claim (From Fall At Work)

The applicant had a spine injury and a psychological claim.

$175,000 Workers’ Compensation Claim

Forklift accident at work with psychological claims and knee injuries

 

Personal Injury

$2.5 Million – Products Liability Case:

Tainted Supplement Resulting in Rheumatological Disease Manufacturer of free form amino acid L-Tryptophan allowed significant impurities to filtrate their process. The tainted supplement caused deaths in many people and significant disease involving inflammation in others.

$1.4 Million – Medical Malpractice Claim:

Radiology Facility For Allowing Diabetic Patient To Drive After Diabetic Attack. The co-defendant was a diabetic who was at the medical radiology facility owned by Co-Defendant. The radiology facility negligently allowed the diabetic to leave their facility after a seizure and before assuring she was okay to drive. The diabetic caused a motor vehicle accident and…

$1.3 Million Dollar Workers’ Compensation & Motor Vehicle Accident Cross Over Settlement

Bilateral shoulder injuries, chest contusion; bilateral wrists, psych and sleep issues caused by a motor vehicle accident while working.

$1,062,000 Personal Injury Settlement (Dump Truck Case)

Dump Truck Accident; Spine Surgery Essex Insurance Defendant homeowner was operating heavy earth moving equipment on his personal property and had hired Plaintiff, a dump truck driver, to move dirt off the property. He negligently caused Plaintiff’s dump truck to tip over, which resulted in lower back injuries to the plaintiff. The Plaintiff required multiple spine surgeries…

$525,000.00 – Cross Over Personal Injury & Workers’ Compensation Settlement

The injured worker was involved in a motor vehicle accident while working and suffered injuries to his spine and shoulder. He also suffered psychological issues in dealing with is injuries. Law Office of Patrick G. Shea, APC was able to tap into not only the employer’s workers’ compensation insurance but also the employer’s commercial automobile underinsured motorist policy…

$475,000 Forklift Personal Injury Case

$475,000 settlement involving an injury sustained by a forklift operator when a truck pulled away from a shipping dock while the forklift was still in the back of the truck. Plaintiff sustained serious back injuries but the insurance company initially argued that his need for lumbar fusion surgery was not due to the injury but…

$435,000.00 – Personal Injury Settlement

Fall From Condominium Deck. Homeowners Association. Inadequate Maintenance Of Deck Railing. Fractured Tibia And Two Surgeries: Plaintiff fell from a deck that was negligently maintained by the homeowners association and suffered an open fracture of her tibia and fibula requiring multiple surgeries and hardware implantation and removal.

$350,000 Personal Injury Settlement

Plaintiff was helping a homeowner with attic work and after the homeowner agreed to hold a ladder, Plaintiff climbed to the attic. Through his negligence, the homeowner allowed the ladder to dislodge and fall. Plaintiff fell to the ground and injured his lower back, ankle and knee.

$300,000.00 Personal Injury Settlement

Personal Injury settlement for resin burns suffered from a faulty interlocking condenser.

$300,000 Settlement – Denied Liability

$300,000 civil settlement in an auto accident case involving cervical fusion surgery. The case was taken into litigation and through the firm’s efforts, the legal issues turned in the plaintiff’s favor.

$300,000.00 Personal Injury Settlement

Settlement for resin burns suffered from a faulty interlocking condenser

$250,000 Personal Injury Policy Limit Settlement

Multiple rollover accidents resulting in permanent left arm scaring of 18 inches. Plaintiff is a young 30-year-old female who had ongoing post-traumatic stress disorder treatment and issues with being in a vehicle and wearing sleeveless shirts or tops.

$250,000.00 Personal Injury Settlement

A settlement from motor vehicle accident resulting in closed head injury and memory loss and post-concussion headaches

$250,000.00 – Personal Injury Settlement (Rollover Accident)

Denied Liability Motor Vehicle Rollover Accident Denied liability by Insurance Carrier. Plaintiff’s vehicle was forced off the road and ultimately off of a freeway ramp resulting in the vehicle rolling multiple times. The accident caused multiple fractures and a closed head injury.

$250,000 Policy Limits Personal Injury

Policy Limits Personal Injury Case, motor vehicle accident with bilateral wrist injuries and sprain strain of lower back

$250,000 Personal Injury Settlement

Plaintiff was a landscaper and was bit by dogs owned by the customer. The bites resulted in permanent leg scaring and ongoing psychological concerns with future contact with dogs.

$200,000 (Pro-Rated Policy Limit Settlement With Multiple Plaintiffs) – Personal Injury Settlement

Motor Vehicle Accident/Rollover Neck And Back Sprains And Burn Injuries. Plaintiff’s vehicle was forced off a freeway bridge landing in traffic lanes below. Plaintiff suffered multiple injuries, including a closed fracture of the middle proximal phalanges; a dens fracture of the cervical vertebra (Onotoid Fracture); a fracture of the lateral malleolus; a fracture of…

$170,000.00 – Personal Injury Settlement

Premise Liability For Dangerous Staircase With Poor Lighting, Trip And Fall. The plaintiff’s claim also included allegations that the stairs in question lacked the required handrails. Plaintiff suffered bilateral knee injuries requiring surgery.

$155,000.00 – (Elevator Case)

Defective Elevator Case; Mislabelling Elevator, Trip And Fall. Plaintiff was able to show that the defendant building owner had inadequate elevator maintenance and failed to make necessary repairs and adjustments to the elevator in question despite being on notice of prior problems.

$155,000.00 – Jury Verdict

Smoke Inhalation Due To Landlord Not Providing Smoke Detectors. Plaintiff was smoking cigarettes in her own apartment when she fell asleep. Her smoldering cigarette started a fire and caused smoke inhalation injuries. Plaintiff sued the landlord for not having smoke detectors as required by law and the jury returned a verdict in her favor.

$150,000 Settlement For Medical Malpractice

Plaintiff presented to the hospital and the facility failed to administer necessary blood tests and missed cancer diagnosis

$150,000.00 – Personal Injury Settlement

Motorcycle Accident, Collapsed Lung, Fractured Sternum

$135,000 Premise Liability Settlement

Premise Liability settlement

$135,000.00 – Personal Injury Settlement (Fall From Roof Case)

Disputed Liability Fall From Roof Causing Head Injury And Slight Memory Loss. Plaintiff was working on a residential home and fell from the roof. He had no memory of the fall and no idea what happened. A lawsuit was brought against the homeowners for having an unlicensed contractor doing the work that resulted in Plaintiff’s…

$125,000.00 – Personal Injury Settlement

Trip And Fall On Negligently Maintained Steps, Knee Contusion And Lower Back Strain

$125,000.00 – Personal Injury Settlement (Trip On Poorly Marked Stairs)

Trip And Fall On Poorly Marked Uneven Speed Bump Outside Vons Vons Self Insured Plaintiff was climbing the stairs at her work and was wearing high heels. The property owner had removed the no-stick strips off of the stairs in order to resurface the stairs. The property owner failed to block off the stairs or…

$100,000.00 – Personal Injury Settlement

POLICY LIMIT AWARD Minor Impact, Soft Tissue Case With Neck And Back Sprain Strain

Policy Limits Personal Injury Settlement

Policy Limits + $25k Personal Assets Of Defendant Motorcycle Accident, Back And Neck And Upper Extremities Injured

Policy Limits Personal Injury Settlement

Motor Vehicle Accident – Pickup Truck Hits A Wall Due To Drunk Driver. Facial Lacerations Neck And Back Sprains

Policy Limit Settlement Motor Vehicle

Plaintiff’s vehicle totaled when defendant pulled out illegally onto the highway. Plaintiff suffered dental injuries, broken arm and multiple lacerations

Policy Limit Settlement Motor Vehicle

T-Bone accident; sub-deltoid bursa, and annular fissure with disc protrusion

Policy Limit Settlement

motor vehicle; rear-end accident fracture of right arm requiring surgery

Policy Limit Motor Vehicle Accident

Plaintiff had a left shoulder strain with impingement syndrome; a left hip strain and disc herniations at L4-5

Maximum Award – Personal Injury Settlement

POLICY LIMIT AWARD Motor Vehicle Accident Closed Head Injuries

Maximum Award – Personal Injury Settlement

MULTIPLE DEFENDANTS | MAXIMUM POLICY AWARDS Death Of A Child Due To Motor Vehicle Accident Involved Defendant Driving Up On To Sidewalk In Front Of A Bank

Max + $25,000 Personal Injury Settlement

POLICY LIMITS + $25, OOO PERSONAL ASSETS OF DEFENDANT Motorcycle Accident, Back And Neck And Upper Extremities Injured