Injured Worker Settles Case for $3.3 Million
Posted on June 20, 2012 by Eugene Hollander
A worker who lost his hand settled his workplace injury
lawsuit for $3.3 million. Trial had just commenced in Winnebago County when the settlement occurred. The injured party, James Susan, was taking a measurement near a conveyor chain when his glove got caught. Because of this, he lost his hand. Susan filed suit against the general contractor and others. The general contractor contended that Susan violated his employer's safety policies.