Jon Ostroff has successfully handled, settled, or reviewed over 25,000 personal injury cases in 25 years!
See how Jon has put his experience to work by achieving impressive results for his clients. Below are just a few examples of some of Ostroff Injury Law’s personal injury settlements. Call Jon Ostroff at (888) 818-8148 and let him fight for the maximum recovery allowed under the law.
Ostroff Law obtained a $5.05 million verdict for four passengers injured when a Greyhound bus slammed into a tractor trailer on I-80 in Pennsylvania. The jury found Greyhound and its driver to be reckless, and they awarded the passengers $3.05 million in compensatory damages and $2 million in rarely awarded punitive damages.
Philadelphia County, PA: $3.1 million for trucker seriously injured in one of the worst highway crashes in PA history.
Philadelphia County, PA: $1.95 million settlement: Tom Brintzenhofe was injured when the car he was driving ran into a van that failed to obey a stop sign. Tom initially appeared to suffer only minor injuries, but over a two-year period he required two surgeries and was unable to continue in his previous job. By showing the van driver caused this accident and was violating his employer’s safety policies, Jon Ostroff obtained a nearly two-million dollar settlement for his client!
Luzerne County, PA: $1.3 million recovery in a medical malpractice claim for a woman who had a nerve cut by her general surgeon, causing injuries to her shoulder and arm.
A $3 million verdict on behalf of a 21 year old aspiring opera singer who sustained cervical spine injuries, non- displaced broken bones in her foot, displaced tibia fibula fracture requiring surgery, skull and facial fractures and a traumatic brain injury, in a Greyhound bus crash on I-80 in Pennsylvania. The jury found that both Greyhound and the bus driver acted recklessly and awarded compensatory and punitive damages. There was no formal settlement offer made during trial.
Bradford County, PA: $5.7 million award to a woman who sustained a brain injury and facial injuries following a collision with a truck. Originally, the police found Jon’s client at fault. Jon was able to prove that the truck driver and owner were primarily responsible for this collision!
Allegheny County, PA: $3.1 million mediation recovery for a husband, wife, and daughter after the mother suffered a severe hip and leg injury, and the daughter suffered a severe leg injury, in a high speed collision. Originally, the commercial van causing the accident blamed a vehicle that left the scene and Jon was able to prove otherwise. Jon resolved two of the three claims within only a year of the accident, and the daughter’s claim was resolved shortly thereafter!
Philadelphia County, PA: $2.5 million against major transportation company for injured passenger who required a foot surgery.
Wayne County, PA: $1.3 million award to a man who sustained a severe ankle injury when his car was hit by a drunk driver. While the insurer had only a $500,000 insurance policy, Jon obtained an award of over 2½ times this amount for his client!
NYC 9/11 Victim’s Compensation Claim: Jon was one of the first attorneys to try a case before the 9/11 Victim’s Compensation Board and received an award of $1.8 million on behalf of the estate of one victim, and a $1.6 million award on behalf of a survivor.
Chester County, PA: Rich Godshall obtained a $800,000 settlement on behalf of a client who was injured when a commercial van rear-ended his vehicle. As a result of the injuries sustained during the accident, the client required an arthroscopic surgery on his knee as well as an operation on his lower back.
Allegheny County: $700,000 for client who sustained shoulder and neck injuries, as well as injuries effecting balance.
Philadelphia County: $675,000 against a commercial transportation company for a client who sustained a neck injury, but didn’t require surgery.
$625,000 verdict for a female Greyhound passenger who underwent six months of chiropractic visits for a back sprain and strain, following a commercial vehicle accident. She also suffered a concussion when the Greyhound bus driver recklessly slammed her bus into a tractor trailer in central Pennsylvania. Two different Greyhound representatives (one of them the manager of Greyhound’s Cleveland Terminal) entered her hospital room at different times on the day of the crash, one of them offering her $1,000 to settle her injury claim against Greyhound, even though he was aware she was admitted as a patient with a concussion and was “groggy.” She was later offered $45,000 prior to the commencement of trial.
Philadelphia County: $525,000 against a commercial transportation company for a client who sustained an injury to his nose, requiring surgery, a scar and emotional injury.
$850,000 verdict on behalf of a man who suffered from jaw and dental injuries, a broken wrist, knee and ankle injuries, as a passenger in a Greyhound bus crash. This client was offered only $362,500 by Greyhound to settle his case prior to trial. The evidence showed the driver failed to secure proper rest prior to departing for a long overnight route and fell asleep at the wheel in central Pennsylvania. The jury found that both Greyhound and the bus driver acted i negligently and recklessly.
$575,000 verdict on behalf of a passenger in a commercial bus accident who suffered from spinal strain and sprain. The client was a passenger in a Greyhound bus when the driver recklessly crashed into a tractor trailer on I-80 in Pennsylvania. Greyhound’s final settlement offer for her personal injury offer claim was $22,500. The jury awarded her a verdict that was over 23 times this amount.
Dauphin County (Eastern District Federal Court): $471,000 award for a client who sustained neck and shoulder injuries that required surgery.
You deserve to be compensated for personal injuries caused by others.
The insurance industry knows that accident victims who are represented by lawyers are likely to obtain significantly higher settlements than victims who represent themselves. The fact is personal injury victims who are represented by attorneys typically settle for twice as much as personal victims who are not represented by counsel.
Don’t settle for less than you deserve. Obtain the advantages that an experienced lawyer can provide you. Call Jon Ostroff at (888) 818-8148 and let the personal injury lawyers of Ostroff Injury Law handle your claim! We will fight to get you the highest possible settlement.