Verdicts & Settlements

Listed below are examples of the verdicts and settlements we have been able to obtain for our clients.

  • Automobile Liability: recovery of $1.5 million for Hoboken woman who was struck by limousine while in a crosswalk. The driver fled the scene. Mr. Robbins was able to secure a surveillance video which captured the accident. The client sustained traumatic brain injuries.
  • Automobile Liability: $750,000 settlement fo~ Hudson County resident involved in a motor vehicle accident on the Garden State Parkway. client was rear-ended by a truck driver who was negligently talking on cell phone.
  • Automobile Liability: $500,000 recovery for a Hoboken police officer injured of the course of his employment for the city. While working a construction detail he was negligently struck by a vehicle. He sustained cervical spine injuries requiring discectomy and fusion.
  • Automobile Liability: $500,000 recovery for a Belleville resident struck by a vehicle that negligently disregarded a stop sign. Injuries included lumbar herniations requiring multiple surgical procedures.
  • Automobile Liability: $400,000 recovery for Bayonne Longshoreman who sustained cervical disc herniation requiring discectomy, fusion with fixation and bone grafting.

 

  • Medical Malpractice: $300,000 recovery for a Guttenberg woman who sustained a perforated bowel and necrotizing fasciitis during a laparoscopic hernia procedure.
  • Medical Malpractice: confidential recovery for Mr. Robbins client against surgeon, nurse and hospital as a result of a retained sponge which had been left In her body after undergoing a surgical procedure. The sponge adhered to the woman’s intestines requiring additional surgical procedures.

 

  • Premises Liability: $650,000 recovery for a Jackson New Jersey man who sustained serious knee injuries requiring multiple surgeries. Accident occurred on a negligently maintained exterior stairwell
  • Premises Liability: $300,000.00 recovery for a Hoboken Resident who sustained serious shoulder injuries on a slippery floor in the lobby of a High Rise building.
  • Premises Liability: $200,000.00 recovery for Hudson County Resident injured in a negligently maintained parking lot.
  • Premises Liability: $150,000.00 recovery for Hudson County Resident in a negligent security case against restaurant franchise.

 

  • Dog Bite/Premises Liability: $170,000 recovery for a Hudson County master piano technician and pianist as a result of an Incident involving an unrestrained dog who had been Involved in prior and subsequent acts of aggression

 

  • Workers Compensation: Permanent Total Disability Benefits for a New York resident employed by a Bergen county company. Petitioner diagnosed with reflex sympathetic dystrophy (RSD)/complex regional pain syndrome(CRPS).
  • Workers Compensation: Permanent Total Disability Benefits for Petitioner employed in New Jersey by the New York Daily News who sustained lumbar herniations at L4-L5,L5-S1 requiring discectomy, fusion and bone grafting.
  • Workers Compensation: Permanent Total Disability Benefits for a Kearny resident who sustained disabling Injuries while delivering exercise equipment. Petitioner underwent multiple surgical procedures with instrumentation to lumbar spine, shoulders and hips.
  • Workers Compensation: Dependency Benefits obtained for a widow and Infant children of a Cranford Police Lieutenant who committed suicide due to work related stress. Mr. Robbins successfully prevailed at trial in one of the only occupational suicide cases in the history of the State of New Jersey. The Trial Court’s favorable decision was affirmed on appeal by the Appellate Division of the State of New Jersey.
  • Workers Compensation: Order for Total Disability with Second Injury Fund for a Union City Resident injured while working for Meadowlands Hospital. Petitioner sustained lumbar disc herniations, left shoulder rotator cuff tear, biceps tear, clavicle injury requiring arthroscopic repair and acromiopalsty.
  • Workers Compensation: Order for Total Disability with Second Injury Fund for Saddle Brook resident injured working for Coining Inc. Petitioner sustained traumatic cervical injuries requiring cervical discectomy and fusion as C5-C6 and C6-C7 together with ulnar nerve neuropathies at bilateral elbow levels

 

  • Social Security Disability Benefits(SSD) obtained for a Union County claimant with permanent liver disease which prevented him from returning to the work that he had engaged in previously and also preventing him from working in any capacity.
  • Social Security Disability Benefits (SSD) obtained for a Jersey city woman who sustained cervical herniation at C6-C7 requiring cervical discectomy, spinal fusion, multiple epidural nerve blocks and facet blocks. The claimant’s medical condition prevented her from working in any capacity.
  • Social Security Disability Benefits(SSD) for a Bergen County man with permanent lumbosacral back injury, knee Injury with internal derangement requiring multiple arthroscopic surgeries and ultimate replacement, with psychiatric post traumatic stress disorder(PTSD) preventing return to gainful employment.

Results may vary depending on the particular facts and circumstances of your case.

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BENNETT A. ROBBINS, LLC
ATTORNEY AT LAW