Case Results

Case Results


These are just a sampling of case results from Gallon, Takacs & Boissoneault. If you’ve been injured in an accident, including work accidents, call us today at 419-843-6333  or contact us online for a Free Consultation.

DISCLAIMER: These results are specific to the facts and legal circumstances of each of the client’s cases and should not be used to form an expectation that the same results could be obtained for other clients in similar matters without reference to the specific factual and legal circumstances of each client’s case.


Wrongful Death


  • $2,000,000 – daughter killed in apartment/college housing fire
  • $900,000 – Single adult male struck by transit authority bus, resulting in death
  • $400,000 (sued employer) – Man falls to death at work from fixed ladder that did not meet OSHA safety requirements
  • $400,000 – Claim for family in electrocution death of 17 year old boy
  • $400,000 (bankrupt default) – Man crushed to death in giant stamping press when safety switch fails


Auto Accidents


  • $2,500,000 – Pick up truck loses control on icy turnpike, causing violent crash resulting in disabling injuries
  • $600,000 – 16-year-old boy killed in motor vehicle collision
  • $212,500 – rear end collision resulting in neck surgery
  • $200,000 – T-bone collision resulting in neck surgery
  • $113,000 – Rear end collision, resulting in lower leg fracture
  • $300,000– (policy limits) – car slipped off icy road and into a tree, resulting in leg fracture to passenger
  • $102,041 – T-bone collision, resulting in nerve damage to the lower leg
  • $125,819 – Rear end collision resulting in neck sprain/strain
  • $152,500 – vehicle attempted to pass on left of car turning left into driveway, resulting in collision with injuries to neck, low back and head
  • $200,000 – rear end collision resulting in surgical disk in neck
  • $650,000 -at fault ran a stop sign resulting in pelvis and leg fractures and crush injuries to right foot
  • $885,000 – head on collision resulting in extensive bilateral foot injuries
  • $600,000 – client improperly restrained in wheel chair in transport. Auto accident resulting in severe injuries
  • $700,000 – mother killed by driver who went left of center
  • $390,000 – daughter killed in one car accident
  • $385,000 – at fault driver failed to yield resulting in severe neck, head and shoulder injuries
  •  $160,000 – Motor vehicle collision, shoulder injury and surgical repair
  • $100,000 – Vehicular assault, traumatic brain injury, loss of consciousness, amnesia and other post-concussion symptoms
  •  $200,000 –  Motor vehicles collision resulting in an combined aggravation of spondylosis resulting in spondylolisthesis with surgical repair
  •  $110,000 – Car accident resulting in sprain/strain injuries to neck and back, delayed diagnosis of a thoracic disc herniation
  •  $112,500 – Motor vehicle collision resulting in a meniscus tear, neck strain, shoulder strain, back pain strain and concussion with loss of consciousness
  • $150,000 – Motor vehicle collision, knee injury and subsequent surgical repair
  • $172,500 – Motor vehicle collision, client sustained head injury, post-concussion symptoms and fractured vertebra


Motorcycle Accidents


  • $1,250,000 – Truck pulling equipment trailer fails to yield at stop sign and kills motorcycle rider.
  • $1,000,000 – Motorcycle t-bone collision causing fractured arm. Surgery to repair arm led to post-surgical complications resulting in pulmonary embolism and death
  • $100,000 – Motorcycle crash resulting in head injury with skull fracture, cerebral edema, rib fracture and temporary respiratory failure
  • $160,000 – Motorcycle collision, at fault driver pulled out of parking lot causing motorcycle to lay down, right arm injury which required surgical repair.


Construction Accidents


  • $2,440,000 – Truck driver suffers crush injury to foot, when steel falls from loaded trailer
  • $2,250,000 – Wrongful death of man at construction site due to crane accident
  • $1,500,000 – Injury at construction site, resulting in broken leg, multiple surgeries and nerve damage
  • $1,100,000 – Crane failure resulting in death
  • $800,000 – Construction worker falls to death at steel mill construction project through unguarded opening in catwalk 50 feet off the ground
  • $700,000 – Crane injury at construction site, resulting in nerve damage
  • $700,000 – Wrongful death of worker at job site by defective crane
  • $1,750,000 – Crane accident resulting in a fractured skull with brain injury and a broken leg


Truck Accidents


  • $1,000,000– Retired autoworker suffers leg amputation and severe injury to other leg and arm when semi truck swerves left of center and hits small pickup head on
  • $650,000 – Construction worker on way to job site critically injured when semi truck overturns on Ohio turnpike entrance ramp
  • $600,000 – Semi truck runs red light, causing collision and causing arm injuries, multiple surgeries and permanent limitations
  • $850,000– Semi truck rear end collision, resulting in broken jaw, multiple rib fractures, internal bruising and elbow injury
  • $112,000 – Delivery truck backed into car, resulting in neck injury
  • $200,000 – Dump truck driver ran off road by box truck that crossed center line, resulting in neck injury
  • $675,000 – Car vs semi resulting in severe leg fractures
  • $125,000 – Motor vehicle collision, head injury, intracranial hemorrhage, loss of conciseness, and post-concussion syndrome


Dog Bites


  • $100,000 – Dog bite to lower lip, injury resulted in keloid scar formation.


Maritime Accidents


  • $235,000 – Jet ski accident resulting in hip and pelvis fractures


Nursing Home Injuries


  • $135,000 – 88 year old nursing home fell due to inoperable chair alarm, resulting in fracture of facial bone
  • $100,000 – Dementia patient at nursing home suffered a fall and hip fracture
  • $140,000 – unexplained fall of dementia resident at nursing home, resulting in leg fracture
  • $180,000 Nursing home resident being pushed outdoors, while sitting on a walker, suffered fall and head injury


Workplace Accidents


  • $2,250,000 –workplace accident resulting in bilateral arm amputations
  • $2,250,000 – Young husband and father suffers permanent disabling injuries when backed over by a front end loader
  • $1,000,000 (policy limits) – Man dies following severe burns in steel mill ladle incident
  • $750,000 – Man severely injured when pallets that are improperly loaded, fall and strike him in the head
  • $400,000 – Electrical pole falls at job site, causing severe injury
  • $390,000 – Bolt from cut off steel beam falls from rafter, striking worker below, causing neck injury
  • $300,000 (bankrupt default) – Man killed on unguarded automatic welding machine
  • $300,000 – Improperly guarded production line press fires unexpectedly, causing partial loss of three fingers
  • $265,000 – Man suffers severe ankle and leg fracture following fall from roofing job after employer failed to provide fall prevention safety equipment
  • $600,000 – Worker hit by forklift and knocked to ground, resulting in back injury, requiring surgery
  • $750,000 – husband killed when he fell while assembling a bag hopper
  • $950,000 – bundle of steel tubing fell resulting in crush injuries to both legs, amputation of left leg above knee
  • $425,000 – unloading weights, slipped off hook and fell resulting in crush injuries to right foot
  • $250,000 Roadway construction worker struck by wrong-way motorist, aggravation of pre-existing neck and back conditions, back surgery and head injury with post-concussion symptoms.


Defective Product


  • $233,250 – Allegedly defective hip implant, resulting in need for replacement surgery
  • $80,000 – Allegedly defective shoe caused fall and fracture to lower leg
  • $390,000 – Mini cannon explosion at campground resulting in abdominal surgery



Medical Malpractice


  • $725,000 – Neurosurgeon negligence resulting in permanent injury
  • $300,000 – Obstetric nurse failed to recognize signs of fetal distress, resulting in the death of the fetus
  • $275,000 – Family physician negligently failed to treat infection in a patient with prosthetic heart valve resulting in death
  • $225,000 – Family practice physician failed to recognize and treat MRSA infection, resulting in serious injury for woman requiring skin grafting and permanent need for pain medication
  • $375,000– Nerve damage in hand resulting from negligent injection of antibiotic in upper arm
  • $330,000 – Flash fire in operating room resulting in burns to the face


Slip & Fall


  • $700,000 – Fall on black ice at apartment complex and suffers severe and permanent nerve damage
  • $450,000 – Blind man falls on steps at rented property resulting in severe injuries
  • $400,000 (insurance limits) – 17 year old paralyzed after second floor porch rail fails resulting in fall to concrete below
  • $94,220 – Verdict against State of Ohio for fall on slippery floor of hospital, resulting in non-surgical shoulder fracture
  •  $120,000 – Tenant was injured as a result of negligently constructed staircase in their apartment building, resulting in rib fractures, bilateral knee injury, and surgical repair of a torn meniscus.


Farm Injuries


  • $475,000 – Young father and husband suffers crush injuries from defective cornpicker
  • $400,000 – Man struck and killed when bolt breaks on grain auger


Hunting/Gun Accidents


  • $300,000 (insurance limits) – Hunter suffers shotgun wounds to leg in hunting accident