Two workers were terribly burned from an explosion occurring at a worksite which resulted in an industry safety and premises liability lawsuit. Based upon a day in the life video and testimony of experts this case was resolved in a multi-million dollar settlement. At the time this was viewed as the largest personal injury settlement in the history of McHenry County.
Recently reported on the front page of the Cook County Verdict Reporter when a woman fell down dangerous stairs resulting in severe injuries to her arm. Premises expert testified at trial where the defense offered $50,000.00 in a last-ditch effort of settlement. Verdict in favor of this woman in the amount of $196,000.
A gentleman suffering from mental health issues was not secured within a mental health facility operated by the State of Illinois and escaped causing severe injuries to his leg. No offer from the State and trial had before the Illinois Court of Claims where the maximum recovery is fixed at $100,000. Decision in favor of this gentleman for $100,000.00.
Plaintiff sustained serious back injuries as a result of two motor vehicle accidents. Arbitration involved testimony from many witnesses including several experts. Decision by the arbitrator in favor of this gentleman in the amount of $550,000.
Plaintiff was caused to suffer from sepsis when a surgical sponge was negligently left in her abdominal cavity. Settlement had in this DuPage County matter in the amount of $210,000.
In this DuPage County trial, G. P. v. I. D. the Defense offered $17,000.00. Jury verdict in favor of Plaintiff in the amount of $152,000.
A young man sustained a partial traumatic amputation of his leg due as a result of a defective agriculture machine Settlement in the amount of $1,085,000.
Parking valet fell down defective stairs in a Chicago restaurant. Defense offer of 2,500. Jury verdict in favor of the Plaintiff in the amount of $46,885.
In this Cook County trial where no offer was made by the Defendant, a jury verdict in favor of the child in the amount of $128,278.
A family suffered various levels of burn injuries due to a fire in their apartment in Chicago. Global settlement in the amount of $513,000.
In this Lake County trial, J. R.v. Mundelein HS, a girl fell on School property due to a defect on the premises, reported by the Chicago Tribune guilty verdict in favor of the Plaintiff.
The minor recovered $465,000. in a settlement after expert testimony on damages..
An ironworker sustained serious injuries when erecting steel that was not construction grade and the steel collapsed. This Downstate matter was settled for $700,000.
In this McHenry County matter, a carpenter resolved his serious injuries from a construction accident in the amount of $626,203.62.