Verdicts & Settlements
VERDICTS AND SETTLEMENTS
$4,500,000: Wrongful birth of a child after misinterpretation of a fetal ultrasound.
$3,750,000: Failure to detect a cerebral bleed.
$3,500,000: Improper post-surgical intubation.
$3,445,000: Birth injury due to failure to timely deliver baby.
$3,250,000: Birth injury from negligent delivery of baby.
$3,200,000: Failure to diagnose infection in a child.
$2,500,000: Failure to diagnose cardiac condition.
$2,425,000: Improper intubation of infant.
$2,100,000: Failure to diagnose cancer.
$1,650,000: Verdict for negligent prenatal care and delivery of infant with brachial plexus injury.
$1,500,000: Birth injury from negligent delivery.
$1,250,000: Failure to diagnose cancer.
$1,234,000: Verdict for failure to detect liver bleed.
$1,167,500: Emergency room failures to diagnose and treat.
$1,150,000: Delay in diagnosis and treatment of obstructed bowel.
$1,100,000: Failure to diagnose cancer.
$900,000: Failure to diagnose pulmonary embolism.
$855,000: Birth injury as a result of delay in delivery.
$850,000: Failure to diagnose cancer.
$850,000: Neurological dysfunction after epidural steroid injection.
$640,000: Judgment for wrongful birth.
$600,000: For delay in treatment of high blood pressure.
$500,000: Failed hip replacement surgery.
$500,000: Insurance policy limits for brachial plexus injury.
$3,500,000: For injuries suffered by a child before birth when her mother slipped and fell in a store while pregnant.
$1,100,000: For injuries suffered by child after detonating railroad flares that had been left in an accessible area.
$750,000: For sexual assault on college campus as a result of negligent security.
$690,000: Verdict for injuries suffered as a result of defective water slide at water theme park.
$500,000: For injuries suffered by truck driver while unloading his truck at building supply store.
$2,700,000: For injuries after rollover of truck caused by defective tire.
$2,500,000: For injuries suffered as a result of defective seatbelt.
Bad Faith Insurance
$2,500,000: Delay in settlement.
$1,200,000: Improper denial of insurance coverage.