Major wrongful death settlement for medical malpractice case against hospital
Construction accident - Plaintiff fell from a crane at a worksite and sustained back injuries resulting in a fusion. Pulvers, Pulvers & Thompson initiated lawsuit against the general contractor, the owner of the crane, and the company in charge of the safety procedures at the work site.
Medical Malpractice case for failure to diagnose Afribile Sepsis. This case was settled by Stacy Thompson at a lengthy mediation. The venue of this case was Madison County-this was one of the largest settlements ever recorded in this county.
Post cast, failure to diagnose blood clot in cast caused Deep Vein Thrombosis and Pulmonary Emboli and resulted in death
Trial verdict, automobile accident with truck resulting in serious back injuries
Vehicle hit while waiting to make a left turn. Back and head injuries
Misdiagnosis of an ectopic pregnancy for approximately one month resulting in serious injuries
Wrongful death of passenger in automobile accident who was ejected from vehicle
Client was racing motor cross at a track and had an accident damaging his right wrist. Went to Kingston Hospital where X-rays were taken and he was subsequently released and referred to orthopedist. Defendant casted wrist which was later removed and Client discharged. Continued to have severe pain so client got second opinion –his hand bones fell into the wrist joint and the wrist and hand bones healed together. Client ultimately needed a fusion to stop pain. Pulvers, Pulvers & Thompson sued the first doctor, and after lengthy negotiations settled the case for $750,000 an astounding number for an orthopedic case in Ulster County.
Settled at mediation, accident resulting in concussion and post traumatic stress disorder
Severe permanent injuries caused by Doctor and Hospital’s delay in performing a laparotomy
Construction accident - General contractor failed to provide scissor lift for client who fell off ladder. Back injuries.
Settlement for a facial paresthesia case after injury to our client's mandibular nerve. This is the highest recorded settlement for this type of injury in Rockland County.
Elevator Crash, elevator drop causing labral tear and forcing Plaintiff to undergo a laminectomy
Woman who slipped and fell on ice after an overnight freeze, injuring her ankle, knee and shoulder.
Case settled during third day of trial, 60 year old police officer tripped and fell on stairs exiting a restaurant in NYC resulting in ruptured quadriceps tendon. Initial offer in the case was 50k.
Falling box of wine struck Plaintiff in his hand causing neck injury
Failure of hospital ER to make timely diagnosis of aorta dissectia
Woman who slipped and fell at an airport while taking out the garbage and injured her knee.
Settled at mediation, extremely difficult liability involving broken bottle at a restaurant resulting in glass in plaintiff's eye.
Four car collision. Our client hit in rear pushing him into another vehicle. Disc bulges at L3-L4, L4-5, L5-S1, herniation at C5-6, torn flexor and extensor tendon right hand, traumatic synovitis of the left knee/torn meniscus with surgery. Settled at mediation by Marc Thompson for 325k, after walking away from a previous mediation with offer of 200k.
Recovered after a tender of the policy from one defendant and an SUM arbitration award for a man who stepped off a curb in the middle of the street and was struck by a vehicle injuring his leg.
Settlement of a Dram Shop action against a New York City bar and bar owner, in which a 27 year old female was struck by an inebriated patron who was served alcoholic beverages while being visibly intoxicated. If you or someone you know has been injured in a bar or as a result of an intoxicated person’s conduct, contact Pulvers, Pulvers & Thompson today! Your consultation is free.
Plaintiff was exposed to propane fumes while working construction at a hospital site. We settled with the hospital at mediation despite major causation issues.
Dram Shop, woman suffered broken tooth and facial lacerations
Passenger suffered torn medial meniscus
Case against home healthcare attendant who was transferring plaintiff from chair to bed causing her to fall and fracture right femur. Plaintiff was 88 years old at time of the accident making this a fantastic result for our team.
Driver suffered Torn rotator cuff
Passenger suffered sprained medial meniscus
Dram Shop, bar with no insurance settled for $70,000