$1.29 Million Dollar Settlement In Slip And Fall Case Causing Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
The Plaintiff was a 53 year old female who was a customer of a national chain restaurant who slipped and fell on a section of tile flooring as she was exiting the restaurant. The restaurant had a number of prior similar incidents. As a result of the fall, she fractured her right knee cap requiring corrective surgery. Later, she developed reflex sympathetic dystrophy in right leg requiring multiple medical treatments. The Plaintiff filed a premises liability action against the restaurant chain. The case settled for $1.29 million dollars.