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Case Result Category: RSD / CRPS

Confidential Pre-trial Settlement

Jane Doe slipped off the broken bricks of the front steps of Little Switzerland and suffered torn ligaments in her ankle which led to rapid development of symptoms consistent with Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy (RSD) also known as Complex Regional Pain Syndrome 1 (CRPS-1), a chronic pain syndrome that can be crippling. Over the course of three years, she was diagnosed by eight different physicians with RSD/CRPS in her left lower extremity which spread to her left upper extremity and her face. Her physical impairment was rated by as severe by physicians, and her symptoms were progressive in nature. The case was settled for a confidential amount at mediation prior to trial

Premises Liability: $2,750,000 Recovery

M.A. and her husband were visiting a boat showroom owned by MarineMax when she fell from an elevated platform erected without building permits or inspection. The platform did not have hand-rails and otherwise violated applicable building and safety codes. M.A.’s original shoulder injury required corrective surgery, after which she developed Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy (RSD), also known as Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)

$5,000,000 Arbitration Award with Confidential Pre-Trial Settlement

B. G. was a practicing Chiropractor involved in two auto accidents less than six months apart. As a result of his spinal injuries, he underwent back and neck surgeries.  The back surgery failed, and Dr. G. developed Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy (RSD), also known as Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)