Negligence

Negligence

Gallagher & Kennedy’s attorneys have vast experience in claims involving negligence. When people, businesses, or other entities make mistakes that harm others, the injured victims are entitled to compensation.  Mistakes that injure innocent people include allowing a dangerous condition to exist in an area open to the public, having inadequate security to prevent harm from known dangers, creating a hazard at a construction or other work site, or failing to adequately supervise and protect children.  Gallagher & Kennedy’s Plaintiffs’ Personal Injury and Wrongful Death team has expertise and resources to prosecute negligence claims under a wide variety of factual scenarios.

Representative cases include:

  • Confidential settlement for minor paralyzed by injuries suffered during activity organized by camp counselors.
  • $3.5 million settlement for recreational sports injury.
  • $2.75 million settlement for child seriously injured by a defective product in a home.
  • $1.15 million settlement for woman who tripped on cracked concrete walkway.
  • $1 million settlement for recreational sports injury.
  • $1 million settlement for family of worker killed by falling steel pipe.
  • Miscellaneous confidential settlements for other injured construction site workers and laborers.