. .

Invest in your success.
JVRA helps lawyers win cases by providing critical information you can use to establish precedent, determine demand and win arguments.


$________ CONFIDENTIAL Construction site negligence - Improper use of boom at site - Plaintiff is struck on the top of the head - Cervical injuries which required surgery.


In this construction site negligence matter, the plaintiff alleged that the defendant was negligent in misusing an aerial boom, which resulted in the plaintiff being struck on the head and suffering cervical injuries. The defendant denied liability.

The male plaintiff was a journeyman glazier. He was working at a construction site. The defendant was using an aerial boom lift in an improper manner. It was being utilized to move and install window frames and curtain walls. While the boom was being improperly used, it struck the plaintiff on the top of his head. As a result of the injury, the plaintiff was diagnosed with cervical disc injuries which required a cervical discectomy and fusion procedure.

The plaintiff alleged approximately $________ in medical specials. The plaintiff brought suit against the defendant, alleging that the defendant was using the boom in an improper and unsafe manner which resulted in the plaintiff being struck in the head. The defendant denied liability and asserted that the plaintiff was at fault and responsible for his injuries.

The parties were able to resolve the plaintiff’s claim on the eve of trial for the sum of $________.

To read the full article, please login to your account or purchase

5 ways to win with JVRA

JVRA gives you jurisdiction-specific, year-round insight into the strategies, arguments and tactics that win. Successful attorneys come to the table prepared and use JVRA to:

  1. Determine if a case is winnable and recovery amounts.
  2. Determine reasonable demand for a case early on.
  3. Support a settlement demand by establishing precedent.
  4. Research trial strategies, tactics and arguments.
  5. Defeat or support post-trial motions through past case histories.

Try JVRA for a day or a month, or sign up for our deluxe Litigation Support Plan and put the intelligence of JVRA to work for all of your clients. See our subscription plans.