Car Accident Results

Severe Head Injury in Multi-Vehicle Accident – $3.5 Million Settlement

Our client, an 18-year-old male suffered a traumatic head injury in a multi-vehicle accident in Massachusetts.

What Happened

Our client was operating a vehicle on a Massachusetts highway. While his vehicle was facing the early morning sun, he drove over a rise in the road and struck a car which was disabled and stopped in the middle of the road.

The vehicle he crashed into was previously struck by a 150-pound wheel and tire that detached from a tractor-trailer rig traveling in the opposite direction. The lugs that held the tire had broken off, so the tire and the wheel traveled across the median strip and hit the vehicle, stopping it in the middle of the road, so our client could not avoid driving into it.

Injuries from the Accident

As a result of the accident, our client sustained a traumatic head injury which altered his life. As a result, our client was awarded a settlement of $3,500,000 as a compensation for his injuries sustained in the crash.

How a Car Accident Attorney Can Help

If you have suffered a similar head injury as a result of a motor vehicle accident, it is in your best interest to consult with an experienced Boston car accident lawyer to determine the strength of your claim and identify the liable parties. Please note that each case is different. To find out what your case may be worth, speak with a personal injury attorney today.

Permanent Brain Injury to Toddler - $2.6 Million Settlement

A 14-month-old child, suffered seizures and permanent brain injury as a result from being exposed to neurotoxins in a lotion made by a generic drug manufacturer.

What Happened

The child got exposed to the lotion as part of his treatment for a persistent rash on his stomach. The doctor diagnosed the child for scabies and prescribed a generic brand of scabicide lotion to be applied to the child’s body at bedtime.

The lotion, whose active ingredient was a pesticide that was a neurotoxin, did not have any warnings for pediatric use. The child’s mother used the product as instructed until the child began to experience seizures due to being exposed nightly to the neurotoxin.

Injuries from the Neurotoxin Exposure

Our client suffered seizures and sustained a permanent brain injury as a result of the generic drug. His family sued the drug manufacturer, and won a $2,600,000 settlement, which will be used to cover the boy’s medical expenses and living costs associated with his condition.

How a Brain Injury Attorney Can Help

If your child has been exposed to unlabeled damaging chemicals in a prescribed medication, and has suffered injuries as a result of the exposure, you may bring a personal injury lawsuit against the drug manufacturer.

To find out about your legal options, it is in your best interest to consult with an experienced Boston child injury lawyer to determine the strength of your claim and identify the liable parties.

Permanent Brain Injury to Infant Girl – $2.2 Million Settlement

We represented the family of a 14-month-old girl which suffered a permanent brain injury due to a defective toy which was not inspected for safety and was improperly age grouped.

Child Brain Injuries

The infant suffered an anoxic insult from the defective play pen toy, which led to a permanent brain injury. During the case, Tom Kiley established that the toy manufacturer, nationally known for safety, did not conduct any safety analysis of the toys, and did not evaluate how the product would be used by parents and children.

Furthermore, it was established that the toy company did not employ a child psychologist to evaluate the appropriate age grouping for the toy, which had been improperly age grouped.

Outcome for the Brain Injury Case

We obtained $2,200,000 in settlement for our client, a portion of which will go for the little girl’s medical treatment and living expenses associated with her permanent brain injury.

How a Personal Injury Attorney Can Help

If your child has sustained a brain injury as a result of a similar experience with a defective product, you may have the right to bring a product liability lawsuit in Bostonagainst the negligent manufacturer of defective products.

Head Injury in Pedestrian Accident – $1 Million Settlement

Our client, an 86-year-old woman, sustained a serious head trauma when she was struck by a bus.

What Happened

Our client was crossing the street in a crosswalk when she was run down by an inattentive bus driver. Witnesses reported that the bus driver was not paying attention and did not see her. A passenger warned the bus driver that the woman was crossing, but the driver could not stop in time to avoid hitting our client.

Injuries from the Accident

In pedestrian accidents such as this one, the size and speed of the moving vehicle usually cause serious injury to pedestrians. In this case, our client sustained a traumatic brain injury.

How a Boston Car Accident Attorney Can Help

Our client was awarded $1,000,000 for her traumatic injuries sustained in this accident.

If you been a victim of an inattentive driver and have suffered a similar traumatic head injury in a pedestrian accident, it is best to consult with an experienced Boston personal injury lawyer who will determine the strength of your claim and identify the liable parties.

Severe Burn Injuries – $4.4 Million Settlement

Our client was seriously injured in an electrical explosion resulting in 3rd degree burns for which he was awarded a $4.4 million settlement.

Burn Injury from Post Collision Fuel-Fed Fire Caused by Defective Fuel Tank – $1.2 Million Settlement
Our client, a 19-year-old driver suffered serious burn injuries in a post-collision fire due to a defective fuel tank in a single car accident.

What Happened

Our client was operating her vehicle when she lost control on a slick roadway and struck a light pole with the rear end of the vehicle.
In the crash, the fuel tank of the vehicle ruptured causing the car to burst into flames.
Injuries from the Accident

As a result of the post-collision fuel-fed fire, our client suffered severe burn injuries.

How a Defective Products Attorney Can Help

Our client received a $1,200,000 settlement which will go to treatment and recovery from her life-altering injuries.
The settlement was paid by the vehicle manufacturer on the theory that the car had multiple design defects and therefore was not crashworthy.
If you have been injured in a similar motor vehicle accident, and a defective fuel tank and seat belt only made it worse, it is in your best interest to consult with an experienced Boston defective products lawyer to determine the strength of your claim and identify the liable parties.

What Happened

A property owner hired our client, a maintenance electrician, to perform some work on high-voltage electrical equipment. The damaged equipment was supposed to have been safely disconnected from the power supply by the property owner.

Prior to our client arriving at the property and performing the maintenance, the property owner had a duty to verify that the electrical equipment was indeed de-energized. The property owner neglected to do so, however. When our client began to work on the maintenance request, he was unaware that the electrical equipment was still live and anelectrical explosion resulted. Our client suffered severe 3rd degree burns from the Massachusetts work accident.
Our client’s extensive burn injuries required him to undergo several reconstructive surgeries which resulted in medical bills in excess of 7 figures. He was no longer able to work because of the extent of his injuries, required medical treatment, and recovery. The $4,400,000 settlement our firm was able to obtain for our client granted him financial security as well as coverage for his mounting medical bills.

Proving Breach of Duty

Property owners are responsible for the safety of their patrons, employees, and any service workers they contract to perform maintenance on their property. However, proving negligence in a work accident case can be complicated.

While you may want to believe that a property owner will automatically be held liable for your injuries in the event of an accident, Massachusetts law requires you to prove that the property owner was more than 51% responsible for any harm caused to you while on their property.

How a Massachusetts Personal Injury Attorney Can Help

If you, or a loved one, have been injured in a work accident, it is in your best interest to contact an experienced Boston personal injury attorney who can examine all aspects of your accident.

After an initial evaluation of your work accident case, your Massachusetts work accident lawyer will be able determine the strength of your claim and identify all liable parties.

Head Injury in Motor Vehicle Accident – $3.5 Million Settlement

Our 18-year-old client suffered a head injury in a motor vehicle accident in Massachusetts.

What Happened

Our client was driving on an interstate into the early morning sun. As he drove over a rise in the road, he struck a car which was disabled and stopped in the middle of the road because a 150-pound wheel and tire detached from a tractor-trailer rig traveling in the opposite direction.

The lugs holding the tire had broken off, causing the tire and wheel to travel across the median strip, and hit and disable the stopped vehicle.

Injuries from the Accident

As a result of the accident, our client sustained a traumatic injury to the head.

How a Car Accident Attorney Can Help

Our client was awarded a settlement of $3,500,000 for his injuries sustained in the crash.

If you have suffered a similar head injury as a result from a Massachusetts motor vehicle accident, it is in your best interest to consult with an experienced Boston car accident lawyer to determine the strength of your claim and identify the liable parties. Please note that each case is different. To find out what your case may be worth, speak with a personal injury attorney today.

Head-On Collision with Driver Fleeing from Police – $2.9 Million Settlement

Our client suffered serious injuries in a head-on crash with another vehicle operated by a driver who was speeding to get away from Massachusetts state police.

What Happened

Our client – a single woman in her mid 30s – was driving home at about 10 p.m. from her 3rd shift job when her car was struck head-on by another vehicle.

The offending driver was in a Corvette and traveling in excess of 100 mph as he tried to escape police in a high-speed police chase.

The car accident was severe enough to cause our client massive injuries which resulted in medical expenses close to $500,000. The accident rendered our client disabled and unable to work.

Negotiating a Settlement for Your Massachusetts Car Accident Injuries

Injuries sustained in a serious car accident such as this one will most likely change your life forever. Certain injuries may require months and months, even years, of expensive and intense medical treatment, while others may render you permanently disabled.

A skilled Massachusetts accident attorney will not only take your immediate medical expenses into consideration, but also account for your future expenses and quality of life when negotiating a settlement with the insurance company.

What a Massachusetts Car Accident Attorney Can Do To Help

Our client received a $2,900,000 settlement for her injuries in stemming from this accident. The settlement our firm was able to obtain for our client enabled her to purchase a home and establish financial security.

If you have sustained a traumatic injury as a result of a Massachusetts car accident, it is in your best interest to talk to an experienced Boston car accident lawyer to determine the strength of your claim and identify the liable parties.

Please note that each case is different. To find out what your case may be worth, speak with a personal injury attorney today.

MBTA Trolley Accident Causing Partial Amputation of Both Legs – $2.4 Million Jury Verdict

Our client suffered severe injuries to both legs which required partial amputation following a serious MBTA trolley accident.

What Happened

Our client, a 24-year-old woman was run over by a MBTA Trolley while crossing Commonwealth Avenue.

The tragedy happened after dark and the headlight on the trolley was not working. The absence of a headlight prevented the trolley operator from seeing the victim crossing the tracks.

Also due to the poor lighting conditions and lack of a headlight the victim didn’t see the trolley.

The total award included 1.9 million dollars plus interest.

Injuries from the Accident

As a result of the accident, our client suffered a life-altering injury which resulted in the partial amputation of her legs.

How a Boston Personal Injury Attorney Can Make a Difference

Our client received a $2,400,000 jury verdict for her severe leg injuries in this accident.

If you have sustained a similar traumatic injury from a motor vehicle accident, it is in your best interest to talk to an experienced Boston auto accident amputation lawyer to determine the strength of your claim and identify the liable parties.

Please note that each case is different. To find out what your case may be worth, speak with a personal injury attorney today.
Call (888) 696-0504 or (617) 431-6897 to schedule your Free consultation.

Head Injury in Car Accident – $1.25 Million Settlement

Our client suffered a life-altering head injury in a serious motor vehicle accident.

What Happened

Our 7-year-old client was a passenger in her parents’ car when the vehicle was hit in the left rear end while traveling through an intersection.

The child was seated at the back and wearing a seat belt, which failed on impact. As a result, the 7-year-old was ejected from the vehicle.

Injuries from the Accident

The sustained a traumatic head injury changed the child’s life, leading to cognitive and speech deficits.

The majority of the settlement was paid by the car manufacturer and was based on thedefective design of the seat belt mechanism.

How a Massachusetts Auto Accident Attorney Can Help

Our client received a $1,250,000 settlement for the injuries resulting from this accident.

If you or your child have been injured in a similar auto accident and a defective seat belt failed to protect you, you may be entitled to a financial compensation that will help you recover medical expenses and other costs associated with your injury.

Talk to an experienced Boston car accident lawyer to determine the strength of your claim and identify the liable parties.

Please note that each case is different. To find out what your case may be worth, speak with a personal injury attorney today.

Call (888) 696-0504 to schedule your Free consultation.

Please note that each case is different. To find out what your case may be worth, speak with a Boston personal injury attorney today.