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Hospital Negligence Disables and Blinds Father of Two

Case Study


A 36-year-old father of two, recovering in the defendant hospital from an uncomplicated surgical procedure, suffered cardiac arrest due to the hospital’s failure to provide proper post-operative care. As a result of the hospital’s negligence, the plaintiff was rendered blind, unable to walk, and unable to speak clearly and has sustained memory loss and other cognitive injury. The litigation resulted in a $15 million settlement for the plaintiff, at the time the largest settlement ever of a personal injury claim in Connecticut.

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