$6 million settlement for 36 year-old union concrete laborer

Settlement:
$6,000,000

$6 million dollar settlement obtained for 36 year-old union concrete laborer who fell 20 feet when a steel deck collapsed while under construction at the Will County Adult Detention Facility expansion project causing a fractured pelvis and back injury. We recovered from the entity acting as the construction manager for the Will County Building Commission as well as the steel deck supplier and installer for their joint failure to ensure that the deck was installed and shored properly before concrete was poured onto it. We also obtained a complete waiver of the client’s $868,000 workmen’s compensation lien bringing his total recovery to nearly $7 Million Dollars.