My Actual Settlement: $210,000. 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.
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.
Update March 2004: $100,000 Settlement for our client who claimed erectile dysfunction (ED), a herniated disc and a possible meniscus tear in his knee.
This and every settlement in this article is the gross amount before attorney’s fees and expenses were deducted. 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 from a car accident in Mariana, Florida near Bonifay located in Holmes County. [Read more...]
Actual Case $55,000 verdict (not mine) for the pain and suffering component of the verdict for a man who was injured and sued Royal Caribbean. The total verdict was for more than $55,000 but I want to focus on the amount awarded for pain and suffering because this is what most people want to know.
The best way for me to talk about the value of a neck injury caused by an accident in Florida is to give examples of settlements and verdicts. I do so below. [Read more...]