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SPBMCC Partners Papain and Caputo Obtain $2.75 Million Settlement for Wife of Labor Law Accident Victim

On January 31, 2022, SPBMCC Partners, Nicholas Papain and Deanne Caputo obtained a $2.75 million settlement for the wife of a construction worker who fell from a 26 foot scaffold and died.

Construction Worker Falls from 26 Foot Scaffolding

On December 26, 2014, a construction worker was working on a scaffolding in Times Square, New York, when he fell 26 feet causing him to suffer fatal head injuries. He was not provided with any proper fall protection.  

The plaintiff was taken to Bellevue Hospital in Kips Bay. When he arrived at the hospital he was taken to the intensive care unit, where he went into cardiac arrest and was pronounced dead within 30 minutes of his arrival. 

Firm Partners Nicholas Papain and Deanne Caputo Obtain $2.75 Million Settlement for Plaintiff’s Wife

The case was settled before jury selection for $2.75 million on January 31, 2022. This case was handled by Deanne M. Caputo since its inception and was ultimately settled by Nick Papain just before jury selection.

Learn More About SPBMCC Partners Nicholas Papain and Deanne Caputo 

Nicholas Papain is one of the most prominent and successful personal injury trial lawyers in New York. He has been a member of the firm since 1985 and has obtained many multi-million dollar verdicts and settlements for clients killed or seriously injured by defective products, fires, unsafe premises and negligently operated vehicles. To learn more about Nicholas Papain, click here.

Deanne Caputo is a member of the firm and a well-respected litigator who handles a vast array of cases, including motor vehicle accidents, premises liability, products liability, sexual assault, construction and work site accidents, municipal liability, nursing home negligence and many others involving serious injuries and wrongful deaths.  Her tenacious advocacy has won her clients millions of dollars in settlements.. To learn more about Deanne Caputo, click here.

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