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Sample of Cases

Every case has its unique circumstances that affect the likelihood of victory and the size of the award. Below is a small sample of KBA's success. As in all cases, KBA attorneys worked closely with our clients to collect valuable information. This kind of attorney-client collaboration makes each case stronger and the attorney more effective.

Some Case Recoveries

$6.12 million*

Failing to timely deliver baby leads to birth injury.

$750,000

Failure to design machine with adequate guard.

$1 million

Elderly woman fails to get proper tests after suffering a fall at home.

$950,000

Fall in hospital due to lack of supervision.

$450,000**

Ladder accident results in back injury. Additional future medical.

$200,000

Auto accident resulting in neck surgery.

$480,000

Visitor is run over by tractor in warehouse causing fractures to legs.

$250,000**

Man sustains arm injury at work.

Undisclosed

Heart surgery results in death.

$175,000

Failure to diagnose tumor leads to arm surgery.

$450,000

Failure to follow hospital protocol leads to stroke.

$506,000*

Truck disconnects brakes on trailer resulting in an accident.

$275,000**

Woman with various ailments caused by repetitive work activities.

$170,000

Failure to recognize and treat injury sustained during surgery.

Undisclosed

Lack of coordinated medical care leads to child's death.

$625,000

Failure to give breast examinations; failure to prescribe medication.

$294,000**

Various injuries restrict woman from returning to same job.

$200,000

Child breaks leg due to accident in an uncontrolled intersection.

$174,500**

Arm injury results in significant limitations.

$100,000

Car accident results in fractured hip. Full policy limits obtained.

$95,000

Woman aggravates back while exiting car.

$153,000**

Back surgeries lead to restricted work.

$162,000**

Carpal tunnel leads to job change.

$345,000

Disabled woman suffers head trauma when wheelchair falls.

$394,900**

Foot injury causes knee injury from walking with a limp, disables factory worker.

$100,000

Car accident results in shoulder surgery. Full policy limits and under-insurance limits obtained.

$130,000**

Epicondylitis injury limits tennis instructor from teaching tennis.

$100,000

Full policy limit, following hand surgery and knee injury.

$253,000**

Scaffold collapses causing multiple injuries.

$100,000

Full policy limit following motorcycle accident.

$95,000**

Nurse suffers neck injury.

$240,000**

Employee suffers injury resulting in neck surgery.

$200,000**

Construction worker injures foot, moves out of state.

$127,000

Driver suffers fatal injuries. Full policy limits obtained.

$165,000**

Minor foot injury aggravates preexisting condition.

$95,000**

Neck injury results in corpectomy procedure.

$100,000

Man falls off truck, injures hand and back.

$117,500**

Factory worker suffers injuries to neck and arms.

$249,000**

Foot injury results in back injury from walking with a limp.

$160,000**

Shoulder injury without surgery limits activities.

$450,000**

After forcing payment for College Credits, Foot injury case settles.

$339,500**/*

Neck and Shoulder injuries limit activities.

$300,000**

Failed back surgery results in open medical.

$100,000

Full limits recovered from Uninsured Policy for foot fracture.

$396,000**

Low wage worker needs future medical considerations.

$200,000**

Right hand injury for production worker.

$125,00**

Back injury.

$253,400**

New back injury after previous case settled.

$262,000**

Plus a total lien waiver in 3rd party case.

$182,000**

Low wage earner with back injury.

$103,700**

Arm injury with full duty release.

$339,700**/*

Plus total lien waiver in 3rd party case.

$136,500**

Over $45,000 more than initial offer, plus open medical.

$232,000**

Reduced wages after neck injury.

$100,000**

Neck injury.

$156,000**

Various injuries to assembly line worker.

$130,000**

Elderly janitor with neck injury.

$225,000**

Back surgery.

$287,000**

Out of state worker in truck accident.

$150,000**

Elderly man suffers knee injury.

$125,000**

Foot injury case settles after retirement.

$175,000**

Young worker suffers foot injury refuses surgery.

$150,000**

Aggravation of pre-existing back condition.

$100,000

Policy limits for motorcycle crash. No surgeries.

$110,000

Slip and fall results in shoulder injury.

$140,000**

Injuries to arm and knee. No surgeries.

$220,000**

Knee injury after falling at work.

$80,000

Passenger on motorcycle suffers scarring.

$405,000**

Neck injury. Additional future medical.

$350,000**

Back injury. Open medical.

$202,000**

Back injury. Additional future medical.

$275,000**

Athlete suffers back injury. Additional future medical.

$450,000**

Back injury. Open medical.

$467,000**

Back injury includes future medical

$405,000**

Neck injury. Additional future medical

$190,000**

Back injury without surgery

$100,000

Policy limits for minor with foot injury

$200,000**

Surgeries with permanent restrictions

*guaranteed payout
**workers compensation

(This list is a very small sample of the cases, awards or settlements won by KBA.)

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