Anesi Ozmon Partners, Steven A. Berman & Brian D. Teven Obtained $2.1 Million Settlement for Injured Ironworker
ANESI, OZMON partners, Steven A. Berman and Brian D. Teven recently obtained a successful settlement of over $2.1 million in total compensation for a 50-year-old ironworker out of Local 393. The worker was injured during the construction of a building in Naperville when he fell approximately 14 feet after slipping and losing his balance while walking on open steel beams, landing on the concrete floor below. He sustained fractures to both wrists as well as a ruptured spleen requiring emergency surgery and ultimately preventing him from continuing working in the ironworking trade. The contractors who were the defendants in the case argued that they were not responsible for the injuries because no fall protection was required and the work complied with all OSHA regulations. However, the attorneys from ANESI, OZMON were able...
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Anesi, Ozmon, Rodin, Novak & Kohen Ltd., is the pre-eminent full-service injury law firm serving injury victims in the Chicago, Illinois area. Since 1955, we have fought for people injured on the job, including union members, construction workers, and others who have suffered injuries due to the negligence of individuals or companies. The attorneys who comprise our team are each highly focused in their specific areas of law.
Our verdicts have helped to shape the laws that protect our clients. Our history of successful settlements is the result of our reputation as trial attorneys.
If you have been injured or a loved one was a victim of a wrongful death, you need the highest quality legal representation. At Anesi Ozmon, we carefully select the cases we undertake, allowing us to provide the personal attention and level of service our clients deserve. We are not a high-volume firm, and we will not settle your case for less than what it is worth.
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Since its inception, Anesi Ozmon has recovered millions of dollars for thousands of injured people. Our verdicts and settlements include numerous multimillion-dollar recoveries. Our firm is regularly involved in the area’s most noteworthy cases, such as our recovery for a group of union ironworkers injured in the 1993 Chicago post office collapse.
Often, injuries result in more than just one legal claim. At Anesi Ozmon, we provide comprehensive legal services for our clients, meaning you do not have to hire separate attorneys for
- Personal injury, including negligence and malpractice
- Workers’ compensation
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Our firm has an extensive network of experts and resources available to handle any case. If your injury or workers' compensation claim requires investigators, safety experts, medical experts, financial professionals, or other specialists, we will work with all of these professionals to assure your best outcome.