A man was driving a boat that capsized under a barge with eight other passengers onboard. He passed away in the accident along with four others.
A man was injured when a piece of construction equipment collided with his vehicle and crushed him.
A married couple was hit head-on by an oncoming vehicle that crossed into the couple’s lane of travel. Both suffered injuries, the most severe of which was the man’s spinal injury.
A traffic accident sent a young man through his windshield, causing severe facial injuries. He recovered policy limits for all insurance policies.
A man was working on a motor vehicle when a truck struck the vehicle. The man was pinned between the two vehicles, and his hips and legs were broken.
A woman was crushed between two semis while stopped in traffic and had to be airlifted to the hospital. She had multiple injuries and emotional trauma as a result.
A brother and sister were T-boned by an impaired driver who ran a red light. Both sustained severe injures and required multiple surgeries.
A family was traveling a rural, unlit road at night when they hit high water and went over a hidden embankment. The guardrail had washed away and had not been replaced.
A man was changing a tire on an Ohio road when he was negligently struck by another vehicle, resulting in life threatening injuries.
A psychiatric patient was not properly supervised and attempted an escape from the facility where she lived. During the escape attempt, she fell two stories and injured her back.
A woman was killed while driving due to spillage left on the road.
A man worked for a cable company and suffered a shoulder injury that turned into Complex Regional Pain Syndrome. He had permanent, significant restrictions to the use of his arm.
A man developed a rare nerve condition due to his employment, which made it impossible for him to use one arm.
A man was a passenger in a rental car when it spun out of control and killed him.
A barge worker (Jones Act Seaman) was climbing down a ladder from an empty to a loaded barge when the improperly secured ladder collapsed. The worker’s head injury which caused partial blindness.
A man was driving for a moving company when a speeding driver ran his car off the interstate. He required Air Care.
A man sustained an eye injury at work. His workers' compensation carrier tried to have him drive after the event, but he was unable.
A couple was rear ended in what could have been a minor accident, but the man hit his knee and required a knee replacement. His knee became infected resulting in an additional surgery.
A family was hit by an uninsured drunk driver, sustaining various injuries.
A man suffered shoulder and back injuries when he was rear-ended while driving on the interstate.
A man’s leg was injured when his dump truck malfunctioned, spilling a load of dirt on top of him.
A construction worker fell from a height of around ten feet at work, fracturing his arm, head, and femur. The employer ultimately agreed to compensate for all past and future medicals, as well as over a decade of lost wages.
A heating/cooling installer fell in icy conditions while carrying a heavy weight, leading to hip replacement surgery.
A man fell in a fast food restaurant, injuring his back. He was a high wage earner and lost an important contract due to his treatment. The restaurant had mopped its floor, but failed to put up wet floor signs.
A construction worker fell through a rotten floor while at work, causing a serious spinal injury. The company that constructed the floor did so without proper support.
A warehouse employee was stepping out of a truck when the final step gave way, causing him to completely tear his ACL. The resulting surgery was unsuccessful, leading to greater damages.
A man was injured when a canister from a dolly was pushed on top of him.
A woman was driving her vehicle when another hit her car head-on, causing thoracic outlet syndrome.
A man was injured when his work truck, which was improperly loaded and overweight, overturned. He suffered a brain injury.
A woman was driving when a vehicle pulled out in front of her, causing shoulder and knee injuries.
A truck driver fell at work.
A barge worker was injured when he was placed in unsafe conditions on the river, causing his body to be violently shaken.
A woman was fatally crushed in a hydraulic press. The family’s recovery was limited by tort reform laws.
A driver leaving a parking lot negligently struck another vehicle on the driver’s side door. The innocent driver recovered for his resulting rotator cuff tear.
A barge worker was injured when the equipment he was using broke, causing a cable to strike his leg.
A man was riding motorcycle when he lost control due to loose debris from a passing truck, injuring his leg.
A woman was standing next to her parked car when another motorist side swiped her vehicle, severely injuring her leg.