$270,000 – LUMP SUM SETTLEMENT-TRUCK DRIVER-LOWER BACK INJURY
Employee was 62 years old when he injured his lower back while operating a tractor trailer truck which was involved in a motor vehicle accident in New York. The employee underwent two (2) surgeries to his lower back. Attorney Sabra negotiated a settlement of $270,000 which represents approximately seven (7) years of future Section 34A benefits. In addition, the employee is on Social Security Disability. The employee remains eligible for payment of his medical bills related to this injury for life.
$190,000 – LUMP SUM SETTLEMENT-LOWER BACK INJURY-REGISTERED NURSE-LONG TERM HOSPITAL EMPLOYEE
The employee was 53 years of age and had worked for the employer for 33 years. The employee injured her lower back. Employee underwent surgery to her lower back. Employee exhausted her Section 34 benefits. Attorney Sabra filed a claim for permanent and total disability benefits. Prior to conference, Attorney Sabra negotiated a settlement of $190,000. The employee has filed for Social Security Disability Benefits. The employee remains eligible for payment of her medical bills related to this injury for life.
$135,000 – 81 YEAR OLD WOMAN KNOCKED DOWN BY AN EMPLOYEE OF A NATIONAL GROCERY STORE
A 81 year old woman while shopping at a national grocery store was caused to fall after being knocked down by an employee coming out of swinging doors who ran into her. Client fractured her right hip requiring surgery. Attorney Sabra filed a lawsuit against the national grocery store and the matter was settled at mediation for $135,000.
$80,000 – SETTLEMENT AT MEDIATION – INSURANCE COMPANY OFFER $7,500.00
A 37 year old woman hurt her shoulder when her motor vehicle was struck by another motor vehicle. The client underwent two surgeries and had severe permanent disfigurement to her leg. The insurance company only offer was $7,500.00. A lawsuit was filed by Attorney Sabra and the matter was heavily litigated before the matter was scheduled for mediation at which time the case settled for $80,000.
$25,000 – LUMP SUM SETTLEMENT-CITY EMPLOYEE-ALSO APPROVED FOR ACCIDENTAL DISABILITY RETIREMENT/LOWER BACK/RIGHT SHOULDER/RIGHT KNEE/LEFT ANKLE
Employee was 42 years old, employed as a cook, when she injured her lower back, right shoulder, right knee and left ankle. Employee had conservative treatment. Employee was approved for Accidental Disability Retirement which will pay her 72% for life. In addition, Attorney Sabra successfully negotiated a settlement of $25,000. The employee remains eligible for payment of her medical bills related to this injury for life.