Posts Tagged ‘stairway accident’

Public School Cafeteria Worker Awarded $350,000 For Wrist Injury After Fall Down Stairs Caused by Protruding Stairwell Railing

Wednesday, April 17th, 2019

After completing his daily shift as a public-school cafeteria worker, D.A. took some of the leftover food from his job to his friend’s home. On the night of D.A.’s accident he had stopped by his friend’s home in an apartment building to pick up his Tupperware. Unfortunately, D.A.’s friend was not home. On D.A.’s way down the apartment building stairs from his friend’s home the left jacket sleeve cuff on D.A.’s arm caught onto a protruding stairwell railing which caused D.A. to lose his balance and fall down the stairs. Because of the fall down the stairs D.A. injured his right wrist.

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Brooklyn Resident Recovers Six-figure Settlement After Fall at Private Residence

Wednesday, July 25th, 2018

A 45-year-old father of three, “R.T.,” was a guest at a family dinner when he slipped on a napkin holder carelessly left at the top of a flight of stairs leading to the basement, falling all the way down them. R.T.’s fall resulted in fractures to his humerus, shoulder, elbow, and ribs.

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$150,000 Settlement for a Slip and Fall at NYCHA Building

Friday, June 29th, 2018

New York Staircase Accident Lawyers

Who could have imagined that when A.J went to help a sick friend on Christmas Eve, she would end up being patient after falling down a staircase in a New York City Housing Authority building. She fractured her ankle and knew she needed the support of accomplished lawyers who could battle with the municipal lawyers. She therefore, reached out to Hill & Moin, LLP.

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Religious Mother of Five Grateful for $150,000 Settlement After Slip and Fall on Unmarked Wet Stairs.

Thursday, June 28th, 2018

40-year-old B.C., a mother of 5, was exiting her apartment building when she slipped and fell in the building’s lobby. The floor of the lobby and its short flight of stairs which B.C. slid down had just been mopped and were still entirely wet and soapy, although there was no proper cautionary signage or other warning.

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Longtime USPS Employee Receives $450,000 Settlement After Slip and Fall on Black Ice

Wednesday, June 20th, 2018

45-year-old T.C. had been a United States Post Office employee for 25 years when she slipped and fell down icy stairs of a residence on her letter delivery route. Despite wearing her proper USPS regulated snow boots, the large patches of unsalted black ice on the building’s outdoor steps caused her to fall, tearing ligaments in her ankle and hitting her head as a result. Bystanders to the accident both heard and witnessed her fall and called an ambulance for T.C.

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School Bus Driver Falls Down Broken Stairs at Bus Depot and Wins $650,000 Settlement

Wednesday, August 9th, 2017

New York trip and fall LawyersM.J., a School Bus Driver living in the Westchester, was injured while exiting her bus depot hub to begin work for the day. As M.J. took a step down an exterior staircase, one of the steps broke, causing her to fall all the way down the remaining steps. The fall resulted in several injuries most notably a fracture to the leg requiring surgery with instrumentation.

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