Construction Cases

$5.2 million recovered on behalf of a masonry worker who fell 8 stories and was severely injured when defective scaffolding from Dunlop Equipment Co. collapsed

$3.6 million recovered on behalf of a laborer who died when scaffolding negligently assembled by Diversified Contracting collapsed

$2.1 million recovered on behalf of a union carpenter working on the Big Dig who was struck by a motor vehicle and seriously injured as a result of the failure of the project’s management consultant to provide adequate work zone safety

$1.8 million recovered on behalf of a union ironworker who fell through an unguarded opening on the second floor and sustained serious injuries as a result of the general contractor’s failure to securely cover all floor openings

$1.2 million recovered on behalf of steel worker who was severely injured in a steel collapse resulting from the negligence of the general contractor

$900,000 recovered on behalf of a worker whose foot was crushed when a dump truck operator failed to keep vehicle in work lane while backing into dumping station

$825,000 recovered on behalf of a carpet installer when carpet dropped from loading loft stuck plaintiff

$750,000 recovered on behalf of a paper mill worker whose arm was trapped in a conveyor belt’s unguarded nip point