$2,000,000 – Truck Accident- Newark man fractured pelvis and multiple ribs, had kidney and lung removal, plus serious urological issues.
$1,400,000 – Automobile Accident – 52-year-old man injured lower back requiring two fusion surgeries.
$1,375,000 – Construction Site Accident – Garfield man fell 40 feet down an open elevator shaft suffering multiple fractured vertebrae in back, fractures of the hip and ankle, plus torn knee cartilage, with invasive surgery and hardware insertion, rendering him totally disabled from returning to work.
$1,250,000 – Products Liability – 44-year-old Newark man fell from defective aerial lift resulting in lower back compression fracture and permanent neurogenic bladder.
$1,115,000 – Pedestrian accident – Bergen County man struck by automobile fractured neck, requiring fusion surgery to stabilize spine.
$1,000,000 – Automobile Accident – 43-year-old man in Newark accident sustained severe neck fracture rendering him confined to wheelchair.
$750,000 – Automobile Accident – Washington Township woman underwent surgeries to her neck and back.
$650,000 – Truck Accident – Bergen County man underwent multiple neck surgeries following collision with tractor-trailer.
$550,000 – Bicycle Accident – Edgewater woman’s bicycle tire ran into a hole in the sidewalk outside a Fort Lee restaurant, sustaining a complex fracture of the forearm requiring three surgeries to realign the bones.
$430,000 – Automobile Accident – Pedestrian struck by car sustained head injury with fractured leg and knee, needing surgical repair and insertion of hardware.
$390,000 – Slip and Fall – Complex ankle fracture with five surgeries including installation of a plate and screws with ultimate fusion for Bronx, NY woman who fell in icy parking lot.
$356,000 – Workplace Accident- Englewood man fell off scaffold and sustained multiple fractures, requiring open surgical procedures and fusions to his back, both legs and both ankles.
$350,000 – Workplace Accident – Newark woman recovered dependency benefits for her deceased husband’s significant internal injuries.
$345,000 – Slip and Fall – Fort Lee woman sustained dislocated and fractured knee with surgery.
$333,000 – Workplace Accident – 53-year-old Flushing, NY man fell off scaffold resulting in tear of the rotator cuff of both shoulders with arthroscopic surgery, meniscus tears of both knees with surgical repair and fractured back.
$330,000 – Motorcycle Accident – Woodcliff Lake man suffered extensive facial injuries including a fractured cheekbone requiring surgical repair.
$325,000 – Automobile Accident – Englewood woman undergoes two level neck fusion for multiple herniated discs in her cervical spine.
$310,000 – Workplace Accident – 48-year-old Bergen County man required multiple surgeries for lower back and leg injuries in North Bergen fall, including the replacement of 24 teeth.
$290,000 – Automobile Accident – back and shoulder surgeries for 40-year-old Englewood Cliffs woman.
$250,000 – 17-year-old female struck by car sustained fractured femur requiring open reduction and internal fixation.
$250,000 – Trip and Fall – 65-year-old man fractured femur with resulting ORIF surgery in Newark parking lot accident.
$250,000 – Medical Malpractice – failure to diagnose breast cancer.
$250,000 – Automobile Accident – woman suffered herniated disc and severe depression in collision near George Washington Bridge.
$241,000 – Workplace Accident – 60-year-old man fractured back and sustained concussion with post-traumatic headaches.
$232,000 – Workplace Accident – 55-year-old Bayonne man fell off ladder and had left shoulder surgery, displaced left wrist with ORIF surgery, plus fractured vertebrae.
$231,000 – Workplace Accident – Pennsylvania man slipped on ice, underwent neck and back fusions with resulting chronic pain.
$230,000 – Automobile Accident – Bergenfield man underwent back surgery.
$225,000 – Fractured elbow with surgical repair and hardware for Englewood pedestrian hit by an automobile.
$217,000 – Trip and Fall – Margate woman fell in pothole suffering fractured hip requiring hip replacement.
$215,000 – Automobile Accident – 61-year-old Fairview man had lower back surgery for herniated disc, and torn meniscus in knee.
$215,000 – Automobile Accident – 47-year-old woman underwent right shoulder surgery, plus surgeries for TMJ of both jaws and left ear fistula resulting from accident on Bergen Boulevard in Ridgefield.
$200,000 – Trip and Fall – Garfield woman fell in parking lot depression sustaining fractured hip requiring replacement with permanent hardware.
$200,000 – Slip and Fall – 72-year-old woman with prior knee replacement undergoes revision surgery.
$200,000 – Automobile Accident – Tenafly man sustained fractured wrist with invasive surgery including insertion of hardware, plus ligament reconstruction of the knee in Queens accident.
$190,000 – Automobile Accident – 34-year-old Bogota man had back surgery for aggravation of pre-existing condition.
$194,000 – Workplace Accident – Bergenfield man underwent multiple back surgeries including fusion, with resulting foot drop.
$181,000 – Construction Site Accident – Newark man fractured vertebrae in lower back with fusion, resulting in temporary paralysis.$165,000 – Slip and Fall – Palisades Park man suffered lower back injury requiring surgical fusion.
$165,000 – Slip and Fall – Englewood woman fell on icy sidewalk sustaining trimalleolar ankle fracture with permanent surgical implantation of plates and screws.
$162,500 – Automobile Accident – 35-year-old woman underwent back fusion.
$159,000 – Workplace Accident – Ridgefield Park man had laminectomy followed by lumbar fusion.
$150,000 – Automobile Accident – Wrist and forearm fractures with surgical installation of plate and screws for 50-year-old man involved in New York City collision.
$148,700 – Workplace Accident – Fort Lee tractor-trailer driver unloading truck sustained injuries resulting in lower back and neck fusion surgeries.
$148,500 – Slip and Fall – 80-year-old Clifton woman fell on ice outside apartment complex, sustaining severe ankle fracture with surgery and permanent installation of hardware.
$140,000 – Bicycle accident – Automobile struck New York City man on bicycle sustaining collarbone and arm fractures, separated shoulder and shoulder impingement.
$125,000 – Trip and Fall – Elmwood Park woman sustained torn meniscus in knee and developed nerve damage in thigh.
$120,000 – Slip and Fall – Woman fractured ankle with invasive surgery in accident outside mall in Elizabeth.
$108,000 – Teaneck woman in automobile accident underwent surgery for a torn rotator cuff of the shoulder.
$105,000 – Slip and Fall – Knee surgery for Little Ferry woman who slipped on ice.