Construction Accident

$3.5 million settlement - Philadelphia County Court of Common Pleas

$3.5 million settlement with an international electronic component manufacturer. The plaintiff suffered significant facial injuries as a result of an explosion which occurred due to a negligently-designed high voltage coupling mechanism. Through extensive investigation and consultation with multidisciplinary experts, our attorneys were able to establish that the product was defectively designed and that viable, safer alternative designs existed.

$2.5 million settlement - Philadelphia County Court of Common Pleas

The case of a carpenter who was injured after sustaining an electric shock on the job—and who was also alleged to have developed ALS as a result of the shock—has been settled with property owners and electricians for $2.5 million.
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Jury verdict $2 million - Philadelphia County Court of Common Pleas

Jury verdict $2 million in a case involving injuries resulting from a construction site accident. The plaintiff was a laborer on a construction site who suffered serious injuries when he fell from a third-story window while disposing of construction debris. We were able to establish that the general contractor and other responsible parties failed to comply with OSHA regulations regarding fall precautions.

Jury verdict $971,000.00 - Philadelphia County Court of Common Pleas

Jury verdict $971,000.00 in a product liability case involving a construction accident. A lawsuit was filed against the manufacturer of a seven-ton roller which crushed the leg of a worker. After eight days of trial, the jury concluded that the product was defectively designed. The money recovered allowed our client to undergo vocational training so he could return to the work force.

$850,000.00 settlement - Montgomery County, PA

A union carpenter who was injured on the job reached settlement with the heating and air conditioning subcontractor whose employee allegedly struck the plaintiff with a forklift.
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