Posts Tagged ‘shoulder injury’

“Worker Falls into Collapsed Floor, Lands on $975,000 Settlement”

Thursday, July 18th, 2019

D.J. is a loving father who works as a manager in urban property. While performing his daily tasks, and walking through the facility, he suddenly felt the floor collapse from under his legs. D.J. was falling through the floor. However, he was able to stop himself from falling all the way through by catching the unbroken floor. J.D. was only able to be rescued once he called for a co-worker to pull him back onto solid ground. J.D. was taken from the scene by ambulance to a local hospital.

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Historic Building Renovator Miraculously Survives Fall and Obtains $1.2 Million Settlement

Thursday, June 27th, 2019

J.E. is a 60-year-old Honduran gentleman who was working on the roof of a historic manor using scaffolding and ladders to climb to the top of the building. As he stood on a ladder, and began to swing his hammer, he felt the boards on the scaffolding shift from below him. Suddenly, he began to fall, unable to grab anything to stop himself. J.E. fell 20 feet, hitting the scaffolding below, injuring his back and left shoulder.

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Mother of Two and Longtime NYPD 911 Operator of 27 years Receives $325,000 Settlement For Injuries After Slip and Fall on Waxed Floor

Friday, June 14th, 2019

After completing her long daily shift as a police communications technician, K. Riley was on her way home to see her two children. She was exiting out of the One Police Plaza building when she slipped and fell on a newly waxed floor. There were no warning cones or signs posted in the area. The slip and fall resulted in K. Riley sustaining neck, back, and right shoulder injuries. She was no longer able to participate in hiking and biking, her long favored hobbies. (more…)

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Union Carpenter Receives $650,000 After Falling Off Scaffold at the Metropolitan Opera House for a Nonsurgical Shoulder Injury

Wednesday, June 5th, 2019

New York Scaffold Accident AttorneysA 30-year veteran union carpenter injured his shoulder when a scaffold collapsed at the Met. His working compensation attorney alerted S.M. to the fact that he might be entitled to compensation for his pain and suffering in a third-party lawsuit against Lincoln Center in addition to his worker’s compensation benefits. The lawyer referred the injured carpenter to Hill & Moin.

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Spanish-Speaking Mother Obtains Generous Settlement After Slip & Fall Inside Her Manhattan Apartment

Thursday, May 30th, 2019

While teaching her children to cook during a Valentine’s Day dinner, D.G. injured her left shoulder after slipping on water that leaked from the ceiling. Despite prior complaints to her building’s management, the leaky plumbing was not repaired, and a puddle formed inside her home.

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Overjoyed Construction Worker Settles Worksite Claim for $870,000 After Falling Off Ladder and Suffering Shoulder and Wrist Injuries

Tuesday, April 16th, 2019

V.S. moved to the United States from Belarus. He made a living supporting himself and his family by working as a welder. On the date of the accident, V.S. was working on a ladder while doing electrical welding. As V.S. was standing on the wobbly ladder looking up toward the pipe his assistant was holding above him – V.S. saw that the pipe was dropping and coming toward his direction. He tried to prevent getting hit and injured by the pipe, but the shaky ladder and the worker fell. He underwent shoulder and wrist surgeries.

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