Confidential Settlement – Large Crane at Construction Site Smashes into Building Causing Death and Injury

This case involved a construction accident in a downtown area in which a crane operator lost control of a large crane, causing it to smack into a large building under construction. As a result of the impact, a portion of the building fell down, killing several people and injuring others.

The law offices of Winer, Burritt and Scott, LLP, represented a taxi driver whose vehicle was bombarded by the falling debris, smashing the windshield. The taxi driver developed severe cuts to his face and a significant psychological injury which prevented him from driving a taxi any longer.

RESULT: Confidential settlement on behalf of plaintiff