The Claimant suffered multiple spine fractures and broken teeth when he fell backward from a 30-foot roof, landing on his back on the ground. He had multiple surgeries, paraplegia, urological and neurological issues as a result of this job-related injury.
In this particular case, the worker suffered grave injuries while on the job. Through settlement negotiations, our firm was able to secure a lump sum settlement for the Claimant in the total amount of $405,000.00. Additionally, we secured lifetime monthly payments for our client in the amount of $750.00. We also secured monthly payments of $2,710.09 for 25 years and additional lump sum payments of $15,000.00, $20,000.00, $40,000.00, and $50,000.00 payable at various ages throughout his lifetime. Lastly, we secured for our client the payment of $74,600.00 for a Medicare set-aside account, to be replenished every year with $22,000.00 for the rest of his life.