In California, workplace accidents can involve many types of dangers in addition to the classic equipment or fall hazards. As illustrated by a recent and sobering case out of Texas, workers are sometimes killed or injured while working around and with hazardous...
Month: November 2014
The dangers of asbestos in the workplace
California workers may benefit from learning more about the dangers asbestos exposure can present at the workplace. The microscopic particles that make up asbestos are easily inhaled and cause asbestosis, an inflammatory condition in the lungs that may lead to...
Alleged drunk driver hit and killed construction worker
According to the California Highway Patrol, a suspected drunk driver struck and killed a construction worker in the early morning hours of Oct. 27. The accident took place around midnight in a construction zone on eastbound Highway 68 in Salinas. The family of the...
$4.5 Million Settlement
Medical Malpractice - Hypoxic brain injury during surgery.
$2.9 Million Settlement
Construction site accident resulting in cervical fusion
100% Permanent Disability Award
Workers Compensation - Multiple injuries to State worker
$1.6 Million Settlement
Truck v. pedestrian accident resulting in multiple factures.
$1.2 Million Structure Settlement
Workers Compensation - spine injury with guaranteed payments for life.
$1.2 Million Settlement
Motorcycle v. car accident resulting in multiple fractures and scarring.
Child burned when table collapsed spilling scalding water from coffee um.
$850,000.00 Settlement (Before MICRA)
Medical Malpractice - Endotracheal injury during surgery resulting in death.
Disputed liability car v. truck collision.
Workers Compensation - Spinal injuries to delivery driver.