Posts Tagged ‘shoulder injury’

New York City Social Worker Who Slips and Falls on Freshly Waxed Office Floor, Injuring Her Right Knee and Shoulder, Receives $235,000 Settlement for Pain and Suffering

Tuesday, February 20th, 2018

I.H., a New York City Social Worker, was injured on the job when walking from her cubicle to the reception area of her office to clock out for the day. I.H. was walking down an interior hallway that was waxed just before she entered it, causing her to slip and fall. There were no signs or cones placed to alert I.H. that the floor conditions were hazardous. She attempted to get herself up off the floor, but again slipped on the freshly waxed floor. After falling, I.H. saw a white jelly-like substance on the floor and on her clothes.

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70 Year Old Panama Native Entering Parking Spot In Front of Her Home Rear-Ended By Private Bus Receives $185,000 Settlement for Pain and Suffering

Saturday, December 23rd, 2017

R.K., a 70 year old retired medical laboratory technologist, was rear-ended by a private bus as she entered a parking spot in front of her home, resulting in an injury to her shoulder. The force of the impact pushed her vehicle forward approximately 5 houses, and caused the bus that hit her to jump the curb in front of her neighbor’s home.

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Sanitation Worker Well-Compensated for His Fall In A Parking Lot

Monday, November 27th, 2017

A 43 year old sanitation worker fell in a pothole on a sanitation parking lot. After the fall his co-worker drove him to the hospital. Doctors at the hospital told him that he had right knee and right shoulder injuries. J.S was afraid that he could no longer be able to work to support his young daughters, so he started looking for the best attorneys to help him pursue a personal injury claim, since as an employee with Department of Sanitation was not covered by Worker’s Compensation..

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Bronx Resident Who Slipped and Fell On Ice Outside New York City Housing Authority Building Received $250,000 Settlement

Tuesday, March 14th, 2017

New York Slip and Fall AttorneysOn a cold winter day in December, J.H. was walking home from work when she slipped and fell on an icy, defective sidewalk, near her New York City Housing Authority apartment building. Due to the combination of the snow and defective condition, J.H. fell to the ground and sustained significant injures. J.H. fractured her shoulder.

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Dancer Receives Hard Fought Settlement Following Sidewalk Trip And Fall Accident

Thursday, December 22nd, 2016

New York Personal Injury AttorneysWhile on her lunch break Ms. Berman, an avid dancer and creative writer, tripped and fell due to a significant defect on a Manhattan sidewalk. Ms. Berman suffered serious personal injuries as a result of her fall, including a torn rotator cuff that required surgery. As a result of her injuries, Ms. Berman’s dancing career was put on hold and she was forced to seek the legal services of Hill & Moin.

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Construction Worker Injured on Demolition Worksite by a Piece of Falling Debris, Awarded $900,000 Under Labor Law §240(1) and §241(6)

Wednesday, September 7th, 2016

New York Personal Injury AttorneysE. Smart, suffered a fracture of the right shoulder blade while erecting a scaffold in an underground parking lot at a construction site in Bronx, NY. As Mr. Smart was working, a piece of concrete column debris, which was being demolished from above ground, fell onto his right shoulder, resulting in, not only a fracture, but also the need for surgery.

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