top of page

Ramp Serviceman Settles Multiple Injuries

A 50-year-old airline ramp service worker sustained multiple injuries in two separate work-related accidents to both of his knees and his right hand/wrist area. He underwent arthroscopic surgery on one of his knees and an intense course of physical therapy thereafter. For the other injures, he received conservative treatment and no surgery was necessary. Due to the more serious knee injury he was absent from work for 9 months. Upon being released at maximum medical improvement by his physician, our firm entered into settlement negotiations with the Respondent and the matter was amicably resolved on the basis of 26% loss of use of the right leg, 5% loss of use of the left leg, and 0.5% loss of use of the right hand, or a total sum of $30,000.00. In addition, the injured worker was paid all of his TTD benefits when he was absent from work and the Respondent also discharged all of his medical expenses associated with this claim.

22 views0 comments

Recent Posts

See All

Teacher Has Two Accidents and Settles for $100,000

A 52-year-old school teacher was involved in two separate accidents during the course of her employment. Initially, Petitioner fell at work and twisted her knee. She was treated conservatively, both

CNA Lifting Patient Suffers Back Strain

A 30-year-old hospital worker injured her lumbar spine while transporting a patient by wheelchair. She was referred for physical therapy and advised to take prescribed pain medications. She attended


bottom of page