$3,411,000 for a building superintendent injured by a brick that fell from a scaffold

COURT AND COUNTY
Supreme Kings

AGE AND OCCUPATION OF PLAINTIFF
39 year old building superintendent

DESCRIPTION OF CASE
Plaintiff, a building superintendent, was standing beneath a spider scaffold outside his place of employment. Plaintiff was identifying the area of a leak for a construction foreman when he was struck in the face by a brick that had fallen of a scaffold nine or 10 stories above him.

INJURIES/DAMAGES
"Bulging disc, lumbar; dental; emotional distress; facial fractures; fracture, mandible; fracture, nose; fracture, orbit; fracture zygomatic arch; herniated disc at C5-C6, loss of consortium, scar and/or disfigurement."

VERDICT/SETTLEMENT AMOUNT
$3,411,000

NOTE
This case was handled by Jeffrey A. Block & Daniel P. O'Toole