Warnken, LLC Attorneys at Law, Attorneys & Lawyers, Pikesville, MD

March Personal Injury and Workers’ Compensation Cases

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Below is a sampling of our March workers’ compensation and personal injury cases.  To learn more about our workers’ compensation practice, click here.  To learn more about our personal injury practice, click here.

 

  • Injury: Right foot and ankle pain with peroneal tendinitis and right posterior hip pain in the SI region
  • Body Part: Right foot, right ankle, right hip
  • Amount: $23,925.00
  • Claimant was injured after slipping on a wet surface while ascending stairs. Claimant received injections for injuries and was able to return to work though surgery remains a possibility in the future.

 

  • Injury: Knee strain
  • Body Part: Right knee
  • Amount: $2,250.00
  • Claimant was injured after tripping while ascending a flight of stairs. Claimant was treated conservatively with physical therapy and was released to return to work without restrictions.

 

  • Injury: Post-traumatic tendinitis
  • Body Part: Left shoulder
  • Amount: $12,000.00
  • Claimant was injured when lifting a heavy box and strained her shoulder. Claimant was treated conservatively with physical therapy and injections, and was released to return to work without restriction.

 

  • Injury: Hypertension and medication side effects
  • Body Part: Heart & body
  • Amount: undisclosed
  • Due to employment as a law enforcement officer, claimant developed hypertension. As a result of the medications, he also experienced impairment due to the side effects of the medication.

 

  • Injury: Complete tear of the anterior cruciate ligament with associated compaction fracture of the lateral femoral condyle and contusions of the tibial plateau; complex vertical tear of the medial meniscus; tear of the joint capsule; tear of the meniscopopliteal fascicles
  • Body Part: Left Knee
  • Amount: undisclosed
  • Slip and fall on wet steps. Injured party underwent surgical repair of the injuries sustained to the left knee.

 

  • Injury: Complete tear of anterior talofibular ligament
  • Body Part: Left foot, left ankle
  • Amount: $27,500.00
  • Claimant was working when he fell and rolled his ankle, necessitating surgery to the ankle.

 

  • Injury: Back strain and right knee sprain
  • Body Part: Right knee, back
  • Amount: $20,000.00
  • Claimant was injured during slip and fall while working. Claimant was treated conservatively with physical therapy for the back and knee.

 

  • Injury: Possible labral tear status post injury
  • Body Part: Right shoulder
  • Amount: undisclosed amount
  • Claimant was injured when he twisted his shoulder while using an industrial floor cleaning machine. He was treated conservatively with physical therapy.

 

  • Injury: Hallux rigidus
  • Body Part: Right foot
  • Amount: undisclosed final workers’ compensation settlement
  • Claimant was injured when a chair rolled over foot at work. Claimant was treated conservatively with physical therapy and custom orthotics.