Personal Injury Results

Below, you will find a listing of Neil H. Greenberg & Associates, P.C.’s most recent settlements:

$5.5 Million result for pain and suffering. Facts: A young patient in a health care facility required multiple surgeries and the insertion of a feeding tube in his abdomen. We established that the need for the surgeries and feeding tube was the fault of the healthcare facility’s negligent care of this patient.

$3.2 Million result after trial verdict and all appeals for pain and suffering; lost wages and medical care. Facts: A police officer driving a police vehicle on a beach ran over a middle-aged sunbather, causing multiple crush injuries, requiring multiple neck surgeries and resulting in an inability to work at his usual employment. We established that the incident was entirely the fault of the police officer.

$2.8 Million result at trial for pain and suffering. Facts: A factory worker suffered disfiguring injuries to his dominant right hand while cleaning a machine at work. We established that the machine was defectively manufactured.

$2.4 Million result at trial for wrongful death and loss of economic support for family members. Facts: A private sanitation worker at a dump site was struck and killed by an earth-moving vehicle. We established that it was entirely the fault of the driver of the earth moving.

$1.5 Million result at trial for pain and suffering. This result was reported and highlighted in the National Law Journal. Facts: Unemployed tenant fell down a flight of cement steps in the apartment building where he lived. Tenant suffered injuries to his back. We established that the fall was the result of the landlord’s failure, to properly paint the steps and that the tenant suffered serious back injuries.

$1.5 Million result at a pre-trial settlement conference for pain and suffering and lost wages. Facts: A construction worker injured his shoulder as the result of a fall while descending from a ladder at a construction site. We established that the ladder was not properly secured and, therefore, a violation of New York State Industrial Code.

$1.4 Million result at trial by jury verdict for pain and suffering and reduction in earnings. A construction worker injured his wrist, knee, and back while standing on the back of a truck when a crane operator allowed the counterweight to brush against the construction worker. We proved violations of New York industrial code caused the counterweight to brush against the worker causing injuries to his back, wrist, and knee.

$1.2 Million result at mediated settlement for pain and suffering and lost wages. A construction worker injured his back moving a garbage container down a ramp when the container slipped off the ramp. We proved that the ramp was not built in full compliance with New York State Industrial Code.

$925,000 result at underinsured arbitration. On-duty police officer injured his neck as the result of being the victim of a rear-end automobile collision.

$800,000 result settlement before trial for a widow who lost her husband due to medical malpractice as a result of a missed diagnosis of lung cancer.

$775,000 result at underinsured arbitration for pain and suffering and lost wages. On-duty police officer injured his neck as the result of his police cruiser being struck by an automobile that disregarded a stop sign.

$750,000 result at settlement of underinsured arbitration for pain and suffering and lost wages. On-duty police officer injured his neck as the result of his police cruiser being struck by an automobile

$700,000 result at a mediated settlement for pain and suffering. A construction worker fell two floors into the basement, injuring his back and suffering a concussion and a collapsed lung. We proved that the general contractor failed to install a protective barricade.

$615,000 result at pre-trial settlement conference for pain and suffering. An on-duty police officer suffered serious injuries to his back when his police cruiser was struck by another motor vehicle. We proved that the police officer had the right-of-way as the other driver did not yield the right-of-way after stopping at a stop sign.

$600,000 result at a mediated settlement for pain and suffering. The driver stopped at red light and was rear-ended by another vehicle, suffering serious neck injuries.

$775,000 result from a negotiated settlement for pain and suffering. Driver’s automobile was hit by a tractor-trailer. We contended that the tractor-trailer driver fell asleep. Result obtained despite the fact that the defense produced a video of our client fishing for giant tuna.

$350,000 result from a mediated settlement for pain and suffering. Construction worker injured his ankle at a construction site when he stepped into an unguarded hole.


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