Slip, Trip and Fall Accidents

Serious knee injury in workplace fall

$537,000.00 jury verdict against a developer for a carpenter's helper who sustained a serious knee injury when a joist he was standing on gave way, and he fell into the basement of a building he was constructing.

Leg injury sustained from fall

$803,000.00 jury verdict for a union roofing apprentice against the Chicago Board of Education for a serious leg injury sustained when he fell from an interior iron ladder at a school he was working at.

Construction Worker falls

$1.1 million settlement for a 31-year-old construction worker who fell through an overhang when he stepped on a piece of wood blocking he had previously nailed and sustained a serious right heel fracture.

48 Year Old Woman Severly Injured

$2.5 million settlement for a 48-year-old woman who was already totally physically disabled prior to her fall due to chronic hypertension, vascular disease, and end stage renal failure.

Laborer Falls Through Unbarricaded Shaft

$3.5 million settlement for a 17 year old non-union construction laborer who fell through an unbarricaded shaft covering by Styrofoam fracturing his cervical vertebrae.

$4.84 Million for Injured Carpenter

Settlement for 35 year-old union carpenter who fell 30 feet off the top edge of the back wall of a house while landing on a truss bundle suspended from a crane.