$54,508 Award to Spine Surgeon
Judd Shaw Injury Law sought payment for PIP medical benefits on behalf of a spine surgeon. The insurance carrer denied payment for the fusion and cage placement with stabilization based on the allegation the services were not medically necessary. Judd Shaw Injury Law established the surgery was reasonable and related to the motor vehicle accident. Claimant’s attorney Judd Shaw established that the patient was living with a degenerative condition and did not have any significant medical issues until after the accident which changed the patient’s pre-existing condition and worsened it and therefore, the accident provided sufficient trauma which had not existed pre-accident. The arbitrator disagreed with the carrier and awarded nearly $55,000.00 to the surgeon.
$45,000 Settlement for Slip and Fall Injury Victim
Judd Shaw Injury Law’s client (“S.G.”) slipped on a wet surface, causing S.G. to fracture her hand. Judd Shaw was able to establish how the defendant was negligent in causing the slip and fall accident. Judd Shaw alleged that Defendant knew or should have known about this dangerous condition and neglected to make the appropriate action. Judd Shaw Injury Law obtained a $45,000.00 settlement.
$45,000 Settlement for New Jersey Car Crash Injury Victim
Judd Shaw Injury Law’s client (“A.B.”) was involved in a motor vehicle accident, causing neck and back injuries. Judd Shaw alleged that Defendant was negligent and caused the motor vehicle accident. Judd Shaw Injury Law obtained a $45,000.00 settlement during litigation.
$29,500 Awarded for Set of Injections
Judd Shaw Injury Law sought payment for PIP medical benefits on behalf of a pain management physician and related ancillary anesthesia services. The insurance carrier denied payment for surgery based on the allegation the services were not medically necessary. The matters involved a series of cervical epidural injections. After considering the arguments made by both parties, the arbitrator concluded that Claimant proved, by a preponderance of the evidence, the clinically supported symptoms, diagnosis and neurological indications supported the treatment at issue. Judd Shaw Injury Law obtained a combined award of $29,500.00 on behalf of the doctor.