$1.5 Million Recovery for Wrongful Death Due to Aortic Dissection Misdiagnosis

Heart Attack, Hospital Malpractice, Wrongful Death

From John’s Casebook: Aortic Dissection Misdiagnosis On January 11, 2018, John H. Fisher, P.C. recovered $1,500,000 in a partial settlement of a wrongful death action arising from the death of a 38-year old male from an aortic dissection. An aortic...

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$4 Million For 72 Year Old Victim Of Dangerous Work Site

General

72 year old worker at the Albany Avenue Garage in Kingston was paralyzed as a result of a fall through an unguarded door opening that had no protective railing to guard against falls. The 72 year old "jack of all...

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$3.6 Million For Failing To Treat A Heart Attack

Heart Attack

John H. Fisher, P.C. recovered $3.6 million for the estate of a 31-year old female who died from a heart attack in Ulster County, New York. The patient presented with classic cardiac complaints consisting of the sudden onset of severe...

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$3.5 Million For 26 Year Killed By Truck At Construction Site

Wrongful Death

$3,500,000 for young engineer killed by a dump truck that backed over him at a construction site in Newburgh, New York. The trial was held at the Court of Claims in White Plains. $3,500,000

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$3.25 Million for baby harmed by birth trauma

Birth Injury

The obstetrician at St. Mary's Hospital in Amsterdam failed to recognize the signs of fetal distress and the baby was born with spastic quadriplegia. $3,250,000

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$2.75 Million Recovered For 62 Year Old Injured At Construction Project In Chester, New York

Traumatic Brain Injury

On April 9, 2013, John recovered $2,750,000 for a 62 year old sprinkler fitter who was injured at a construction project in Chester (Orange County), New York. The plaintiff, a Saugerties native, sustained a traumatic brain injury when he fell...

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$2.5 Million For Failing To Diagnose Blood Clot

Failure to Diagnose

36 year old female died 3 days after a cesarean section delivery as the result of a blood clot in her lung (a/k/a pulmonary embolism) in Albany, New York. Following the cesarean delivery, the new mother began complaining of pain...

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