Union Member struck by Distracted Driver, Receives $1 Million Dollar Settlement

Our client, a phone company field technician and union member, was leaving a job site in Far Rockaway when another vehicle ran a stop sign, t-boning his work vehicle. The reckless driver who caused the crash was cited for driver inattention/distraction.  Our client suffered serious and painful injuries, including several herniated discs. Fine, Olin & Anderman has a long-standing reputation for protecting the rights’ of workers injured on the job, and that’s exactly what we did in this case. Attorneys Elizabeth Wolff, Michael Feldman, and Brian Acard were able to settle this case for $1,000,000.