Paralyzed After Fall, Roofer Secures $12 Million Settlement

The Philadelphia work place accident and injury lawyers at Laffey, Bucci & Kent represent workers who are seriously injured in on the job accidents and construction accidents in the Pennsylvania, New Jersey and Delaware areas.  The following is an excerpt from an article in the Legal Intelligencer, America’s oldest law journal.  LBK partner and noted Pennsylvania and New Jersey workplace and construction accident attorney Paul Bucci was featured in the article about settlement of a case involving a worker paralyzed in a roof fall accident.

Paralyzed After Fall, Roofer Secures $12 Million Settlement

November 3, 2008

By Shannon P. Duffy
The Legal Intelligencer

“…A roofer who was paralyzed from the neck down after a 40-foot fall will be paid $12 million to settle his suit against a general contractor that accused the firm of failing to provide any fall protection devices or a designated safety monitor. … In the suit filed in Philadelphia Common Pleas Court, Sheridan’s lawyers … V. Paul Bucci … blamed the fall on the general contractor.”

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