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Fall From Ladder Results in Ankle Dislocation/Fractures Requiring Surgery
Rieger v. 303 East 37th Owners Corp, Supreme New York, Index No. 102456/05 Honorable Shirley Kornreich
Defendant failed to provide plaintiff with proper safety equipment who fell from ladder sustaining a severe comminuted ankle fracture and dislocation of the distal tibia requiring surgical open reduction with internal fixation.
Offer of Settlement: $500,000.00
Jury Verdict: $2,185,000.00
The GS&C difference: $1,685,000.00
Awarded: $2,185,000.00 Jury Verdict – Andrew W. Siegel, Trial Attorney