Recent Personal Injury Case Results – January 2019
NOVEMBER 2018 UNINSURED DRIVER/CAR ACCIDENT ROLLOVER SETTLEMENT OF $1,247,000.00
In July, 2015, a Madison, Wisconsin, couple and their child were traveling on the expressway in Chicago when an uninsured vehicle recklessly struck their vehicle, resulting in it rolling over and causing injuries to the couple and their child. The most significant injury involved a fracture of the T12 vertebrae, 3 days hospitalization, and extensive rehabilitation. One injured party was not able to return to work. Attorney Stephen J. Eisenberg hired a vocational rehabilitation expert and contacted the healthcare providers, including physical therapists, a pain and rehab doctor, and a spine doctor to confirm the client’s injuries. The child sustained a head injury and was evaluated by a neuropsychologist. Eisenberg Law Offices, S.C. obtained extensive information from friends and family to document and illustrate the clients’ injuries and submitted a multifaceted demand to the insurance company, including pictures, videos, and extensive records and reports from treating physicians to document all of the injuries. The parties settled for $1,247,000.00 in November 2018.
OCTOBER 2018 SETTLEMENT OF $900,000.00 FOR CAR CRASH VICTIM
A Holcombe, Wisconsin, man was driving his motor vehicle in Walworth County when another driver failed to yield the right of way and turned in front of the car. As a result of the impact, our client sustained severe injuries to his back and head. The injuries required a spinal fusion surgery approximately one year after the crash. The client sustained $350,000.00 in medical expenses. The parties settled in October 2018 for $900,000.00.
DECEMBER 2018 SETTLEMENT OF $150,000.00 FOR CLIENT WHOSE FOOT WAS RUN OVER IN PARKING LOT
A Madison, Wisconsin, man was walking in a parking lot after leaving a sports bar. Another driver backed out of his parking stall and literally ran over the client’s foot. The client sustained $21,000.00 in medical expenses. Stephen J. Eisenberg and Eisenberg Law Offices, S.C. obtained a settlement of $150,000.00 for the client’s injuries.
NOVEMBER 2018 SETTLEMENT OF $175,000.00 FOR INJURY IN MEDICAL TRANSPORT VAN
A Stoughton Wisconsin woman was being transported by a medical transport vehicle to UW Hospital for treatment. The driver of the van neglected to bolt the client’s wheelchair to the floor of the van as required by law. The driver braked hard for another car while in traffic, resulting in the client being propelled out of her wheelchair. The client sustained a broken ankle which subsequently healed. The client had medical expenses of $60,000.00. Stephen J. Eisenberg and Eisenberg Law Offices, S.C. settled the case with the insurer for the medical transport vehicle for $175,000.00 in November, 2018.]]>