Recent New Jersey Worker's Compensation Case Results
Plaintiff was driving on Somerset Street when another vehicle ran the stop sign on Oak Street causing a collision. Plaintiff sustained disc injuries to her neck requiring multiple pain management procedures and cervical spine surgery.
Plaintiff was a passenger sleeping in boyfriends vehicle when an intoxicated defendant ran a stop sign striking plaintiff’s vehicle in the passenger side door. The vehicle rolled over and plaintiff sustained multiple fractures. Treatment included multiple surgeries including facial reconstruction.
A 31-year-old woman informed the doctor that she was in labor, but the doctor said that she wasn’t and that the baby wasn’t ready. The doctor told the woman that he was leaving for the day and would return the next morning. The mother was in labor for twenty hours when they delivered the baby via C-Section. The baby was born with an underdeveloped heart and skull causing severe developmental delays.
A woman went into the hospital in labor. The doctor informed her that it was not time to deliver the baby and delayed the delivery for eight hours. The baby was born with brain damage causing a severe developmental delay.
A 30-year-old pregnant woman went into labor. The doctor failed to take proper steps in the baby’s delivery, making the mother wait in the hallway for ten hours while the baby’s heart rate began to drop. The baby was delivered via C-Section; he was blue from lack of oxygen resulting in Cerebral Palsy.
A 27-year-old pregnant woman went to the hospital when she was dilated three centimeters and had a fever. The doctor would not deliver the baby via C-Section. The woman waited twenty hours until the doctor was forced to deliver the baby via C-Section. The baby suffered permanent brain damage and Cerebral Palsy due to the doctor’s failure to manage the pregnancy.
60-year-old man working on a defective wire cutting press when the machine severed four his fingers.
Mediation award Plaintiff was injured in an intersection motor vehicle collision resulting in neck and low back fusion surgeries. Read more…
47-year-old warehouse employee was crushed by a truck between the loading dock of the warehouse resulting in sever bodily harm.
56-year-old construction worker suffered significant brain damage after a ladder slipped out from underneath him while he worked on it.
30 year-old laborer suffered severe head and neck injuries in a forklift accident that was not properly maintained while working. Read more…
25-year-old laborer died in an industrial accident while working.
25-year-old laborer suffered severe burns on over 70% of his body from an industrial accident while working.
32-year-old laborer suffered severe burns from an industrial accident while working.
Plaintiff was driving when the defendant made a left turn striking her vehicle. Plaintiff sustained injuries to her neck and back requiring neck and back surgery and accepted policy limits of $500,000.
Settlement from a rear end motor vehicle collision in which the plaintiff required fusion surgery to his neck.
Settlement rear end collision on route 27 causing injuries to plaintiff’s neck and back. Treatment included several pain management procedures and neck surgery.
Plaintiff was driving on Highway 27 when his vehicle was struck from behind by defendant. He sustained disc injuries to his cervical spine requiring surgery.
Defendant failed to yield to oncoming traffic while attempting to make a left turn. Plaintiff sustained injuries to his spine requiring multiple pain management procedures and surgery.
Plaintiff was a passenger in wife’s vehicle when defendant ran a stop sign striking plaintiffs vehicle. He sustained aggravation of prior injuries to his low back requiring pain management procedures and spine surgery.
Settlement from a rear end motor vehicle collision in which plaintiff required surgical intervention to his lumbar spine.
31-year-old man who was cut off by another car causing his car to flip over. He sustained head injuries, facial injuries, and half of his pinky finger was amputated.
Plaintiff was a passenger in her husband’s vehicle at a stop light when it was struck from behind by defendants vehicle. Plaintiff injured her neck and back resulting in pain management and neck surgery.
Plaintiff was a passenger in a vehicle that was rear-ended by an intoxicated driver. She sustained injuries to her neck, back and knees leading to pain management procedures, as well as spine and knee surgeries.
44-year-old motorist struck when the defendant failed to stop at a red light resulting in significant back injury including surgeries. Read more…
24-year-old motorist driving the left lane when a cement truck in the right lane next to her attempted to make left turn resulting in a collision. She sustained injuries to her lower back that required surgery.
Recovery for Newark N.J. truck driver who was instantly killed in a collision with another truck in rural Northeastern, Pennsylvania. This recovery represented the available policy limits after the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania was reimbursed for the post-accident environmental cleanup.
34-year-old pedestrian crossing the street was hit by a construction truck, resulting in injuries to his lower back and right knee.