A motorist whose vehicle sustained minimal property damage suffered an injury to her neck requiring surgery. The defendant disputed the cause of the accident and injuries.
A construction worker not provided with adequate safety devices fell of a scaffold sustaining and injury to his back that did not require surgery.
A visitor to a construction site sustained a severe fracture to his ankle when a staircase he was descending collapsed. Liability was contested between the general contractor and the subcontractor.
A Deck hand was injured on a Staten Island Ferry when a gangplank collapsed.
A Project Engineer was struck by a 30 foot steel rebar cage that fell from a crane at a construction site. Plaintiff sustained multiple injuries that required back surgery. The general contractor disputed fault and claimed that plaintiff was responsible for his own injuries.