$975,000 Recovery for Worker Killed in Accident
- Date: Fall/Winter 2003
- Attorney: John Blume
- Settlement: $975,000
- Practice Areas: Motor Vehicle Accident, Unsafe Work Environment, OSHA Violations, Wrongful Death
Blume Donnelly principal John Blume settled a wrongful death case on behalf of a 45-year-old Somerset County employee who was fatally injured during the repair of a traffic signal when another vehicle struck his employer’s vehicle while he was standing in an elevated basket high above the ground. The man fell, sustaining multiple fractures and internal injuries, ultimately resulting in his death later that day.