A State Supreme Court Jury in Queens has awarded $2.1 million to a bridge painter who fell off the scaffold he was working on the Whitestone Expressway.
The plaintiff ,Leonel Bexiga, sustained a severe fracture and two herniated disk in the accident and liability was apportioned against the third-party defendant, R. J. Romano Co.
Mr. Bexiga was represented by Peter D. Rosenberg of Rosenberg, Minc, Falkoff & Wolff, LLP., g. R. J. Romano Company was represented by John Morris of Fiedelman & Hefling. Daniel Hanson of Ahmuty, Demers & McManus represented the DeFoe Corp.
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|$15 Million - Neurosurgical Brain Injury|
|$10.5 Million - Injured Infant Brain Damage|
|$9 Million - Brain Injured Baby Settlement|
|$7.75 Million - Settlement Injury To A Child|
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|$5.5 Million - Injured Child|
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|$5 Million - Construction Worker Back Injury|
|$5 Million - Eye Surgery|
|$4.5 Million - Failure to Perform C-Section|
|$4.5 Million - Personal Injury Settlement|
|$4.4 Million - Failure to Diagnose Infection|
|$4.125 Million - Failure to Diagnose Quadriplegia|
|$4.0 Million - NYC Hospital Negligence Birth Injury|