Shoulder Injury Settlements : Rotator Cuff Tear & Surgery
At JZ helps, I have settled and keep up with jury verdicts and settlements for accident cases where the injured person has a shoulder injury or torn rotator cuff - and possibly surgery - whether from a car accident, slip and fall, and more.
I discuss those settlements and verdicts here and tell you how to best handle your case so that you can fight to get the biggest settlement possible.
Surgery on a torn rotator cuff and/or shoulder surgery can be the result of many types of accidents as well; I’ll often discuss how they intersect. One of the things that a lot of torn rotator cuff and shoulder injury cases require is understanding fault, causation and damages, so you’ll find that a lot of the posts below discuss those.
My Actual Settlement: $35,000. This and all the settlements on this page are before deduction for attorney’s fees and expenses. Most cases result in a lower recovery. It should not be assumed that your case will have as beneficial a result. [Read more…]
My actual case: $147,000 Settlement for a female registered nurse from Northern Florida who had surgery to repair a rotator cuff tear. She was in a car accident in Bonifay, Holmes County, Florida.
This settlement is before deduction for attorney’s fees and expenses. Most cases result in a lower recovery. It should not be assumed that your case will have as beneficial a result.
Actual Case $55,000 verdict for the pain and suffering component of the verdict for a man who was injured and sued Royal Caribbean. This is not my case.
My Actual Case: $65,000 Settlement (Gross) for my client, a 47-year-old driver of a rental car in Orlando, who had arthroscopic shoulder surgery after she was hit in the rear by a 16 passenger van.