Jury Awards Woman After Fall Down Defective Stairs ($2.5 Million)
A woman who fell down a set of stairs resulting in a herniated disk in her back was awarded a $2.5 million jury verdict.
The woman fell down stairs when she tripped on tape that was left on the stairs.
The defendant blamed the woman for not looking where she was going. The lead trial team at Horwitz, Horwitz & Associates tried in Will County. Ultimately, the jury agreed with the Horwitz trial team’s argument and awarded the woman a $2.5 million jury verdict.