For the parents of a 19-year-old woman who sustained fatal injuries after being thrown from an ATV.
For an 18-year-old boy who suffered a traumatic brain injury and a fractured spine when he was struck by a dump truck while crossing a roadway on an ATV in Jefferson County, Missouri. The discovery process uncovered that the dump truck did not have proper working brakes and that the driver was speeding, all of which contributed to the cause of the accident.
For a patient whose doctor failed to diagnose an infection in the knee.
For the family of a 25-year-old woman who died after complications involving her pregnancy.
For a man who sustained permanent back injuries when the dump truck he was operating collapsed due to a defective hoist.
For a St. Louis woman who received thoracic spinal cord injuries, a fractured rib and a fracture of her right calcaneus (heel) bone after experiencing a car accident in which she was the passenger. The accident occurred when the driver of the vehicle lost control and traveled over a large embankment. This settlement will help the woman with ongoing medical costs, as well as cover remodeling expenses needed in her home to accommodate the injuries.
For a woman who slipped and fell on a wet floor at work, suffering permanent nerve damage to her right arm. At the time of the case in 2011, it was the largest recorded slip and fall verdict in St. Louis County and one of the largest in Missouri history.
For a woman who sustained neurological injuries from the inhalation of a dangerous chemical.
For the family of an infant who experienced an injury at birth, resulting in death.
For the victim of a permanent hand injury caused by a failure to manage bacterial infection.