The New Jersey Law Journal recently published the Top 10 Personal Injury Awards reported for the last year. Gill & Chamas, LLC appeared three times on the Top 10 list in this year’s issue.
#6. Work Site Fall Yields $7.68 Million Verdict
A Middlesex County jury awarded $7,680,000 to a man who fell 20-feet while working at a construction site in Spotswood, NJ. The injured worker was on the second floor during the framing phase of the construction project, when he fell 20-feet due to a lack of fall protection. Attorney James Pagliuca
#8. Work Site Fall Leads to $5.6 Million Recovery
A roofer who suffered a traumatic brain injury as a result of a 40-foot fall agreed to accept $5,625,000. The worker was installing skylights on a commercial building in Elizabeth, NJ, when he fell to the ground due to a lack of adequate fall protection. Attorney Peter Chamas
#9. Airport Hangar Collapse Yields $5.3 Million
A 36 year-old man received $5,300,000 due to a jet port hangar that collapsed while it was being constructed at the Morristown Municipal Airport. Attorney Raymond Gill