Awarded $1.1 Million
A Local 444 Union Iron Worker recovered $1.1 million after suffering a torn labrum in his shoulder.
- The Case
The ironworker fell from decking while on a job site.
- In Depth Look
Attorneys from Horwitz, Horwitz & Associates argued that a tie off system should have been provided.
The defendant argued that the ironworker improperly exited the man basket he was provided. The defendant also argued that the accident never happened.
Horwitz, Horwitz & Associates’ attorneys demonstrated that other ironworkers were also exiting the basket because the work could not be done from within the basket.
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