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Personal Injury Attorneys

Accidents and injuries happen. When you are injured because of another person's negligence or fault, the law provides that you be fully and fairly compensated for your injuries and losses. At Hurwitz, Sagarin, Slossberg & Knuff, LLC, we represent individuals who have suffered serious injuries due to the negligence of others. Call us today if you have been injured because of someone else's carelessness or willful misconduct, a defective and dangerous condition on a commercial or residential premises, or as a result of a car, truck or motorcycle accident.

We handle all personal injury cases on a contingency, which means that there is no expense to you in the form of legal fees or reimbursement of costs unless and until we obtain a recovery for you either by way of settlement of your claim or a judgment obtained after trial.

Matters in which attorneys at HSSK have represented persons who suffered personal injuries as the result of the negligence or fault of another include:

  • Successfully settled wrongful death case resulting from motor vehicle collision where use of black box information from General Motors automobile was critical to final outcome.
  • Represented plaintiff injured in collision between automobile and truck obtaining a jury verdict in the amount of $820,000. See Blum v. Cruz, 2003 WL 1477988 (Conn. Super. Ct. Mar. 10, 2003)(denying defendants' motions to set aside verdict and for remittitur).
  • Obtained $680,000 verdict for plaintiff arising from injuries resulting from defendant's having run a red light and hitting the plaintiff who was riding a moped. See Viscount vs. Heinmiller, 1999 WL 33472009 (Conn. Super. Ct. Dec. 1, 1999).
  • Obtained $250,000 settlement for plaintiff against underinsured motorist carrier for shoulder injury.
  • Obtained $250,000 verdict for plaintiff against underinsured motorist carrier for low back injuries.
  • Successfully settled claim for police officer injured by motor vehicle while working at construction site.
  • Successfully settled case for police officer injured while directing traffic for a funeral.
  • Obtained $148,000 arbitration award for victim of motor vehicle accident who suffered neck and head injuries.
  • Obtained $110,000 verdict for plaintiff with soft tissue injuries from motor vehicle accident.
  • Successfully settled case for plaintiff who suffered injuries when his passing car was struck by a falling tree from a private yard adjacent to the highway.
  • Represented plaintiff in medical malpractice action successfully settled for policy limits before trial for claim that defendant's negligence caused plaintiff to suffer renal failure requiring a kidney transplant. See Constantino v. Skolnick, 2008 WL 283256 (Conn. Super. Ct. Jan. 16, 2008).
  • Represented plaintiff in medical malpractice action against physician, hospital and university, obtaining $1.2 million jury verdict and offer of judgment interest in the additional amount of $451,713.00. See Ranelli v. Yale-New Haven Hospital, 2005 WL 2082820 (Conn. Super. Ct. Aug. 3, 2005); 39 Conn. L. Rptr. 738, 2005 WL 2082817 (Conn. Super. Ct. Aug. 3, 2005).
  • Represented child who developed Asherman's Syndrome resulting from negligence in delivery; settled during jury selection.
  • Obtained $660,000 verdict for plaintiff in case involving plastic surgeon's failure to timely diagnose and treat a Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus Aureus ("MRSA") infection following breast reduction surgery.
  • Successfully obtained recovery from the estate of a deceased plastic surgeon for multiple complications due to the physician's negligence during and after breast surgery.
  • Successfully settled wrongful death case resulting from motor vehicle collision where use of black box information from General Motors automobile was critical to final outcome.
  • Obtained confidential successful settlement for estate of woman who died because of nursing home and hospital negligence in monitoring and appropriately treating bowel function.
  • Obtained $612,500 settlement for plaintiff who suffered fractures in a construction site fall.
  • Obtained confidential successful settlement for plaintiff suffering knee cartilage injury in fall down on icy walkway at interstate rest area in front of fast food retailer.
  • Obtained confidential successful settlement for plaintiff who suffered injuries from a fall from a deck due to inadequate maintenance.
  • Obtained confidential successful settlement for victim of dog bite who suffered ankle and knee injuries.

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