Teenage boy fractures his elbow while horseback riding

A teenage boy who fractured his elbow when he fell off a horse due to insufficient supervision at the horseback riding academy he attended.  Schulman Blitz, LLP sued the horseback riding academy and the case resulted in a favorable settlement for our client.

Public Misled on Air Quality After 9/11 Attack, Judge Says – UPDATE

Christie Whitman, when she led the Environmental Protection Agency, made “misleading statements of safety” about the air quality near the World Trade Center in the days after the Sept. 11 attack and may have put the public in danger, a federal judge found yesterday. The pointed criticism of Mrs. Whitman came in a ruling by… Read more »

Bus driver sustains injuries when Ceiling fell on him

Schulman Blitz, LLP represented a bus driver who sustained an injury to his shoulder when his bathroom ceiling suddenly collapsed on him.  A settlement was reached with the owners of the building before a lawsuit was started.

Couple injured when trapped in burning building

A husband and wife who were trapped in a burning building in upper Manhattan.  They suffered carbon monoxide poisoning and post-traumatic stress disorder.  Schulman Blitz, LLP procured a substantial settlement for them at a mediation with the insurance companies for the defendants.

Retired grandmother seriously injured on defective sidewalk

A retired bookkeeper and grandmother from the Bronx was seriously injured when she tripped and fell on a defective sidewalk.  Her injuries were extensive and she required surgery followed by a month in a rehabilitation facility.  Schulman Blitz, LLP sued the owner of the adjoining apartment building and procured a favorable settlement for our client.

New York woman injured in Las Vegas hotel on a faulty elevator

A New York woman on vacation in Las Vegas was injured due to a faulty elevator at a hotel and required multiple surgeries on her knees.  Following our client’s deposition, Schulman Blitz, LLP was able to negotiate a very favorable settlement!

Blitz to Handle Case of Brutal Police Attack Caught on Tape

A Manhattan man claims that cops who arrested him for disorderly conduct slammed him down on a car hood, repeatedly struck him with a baton and Maced his eyes while he was handcuffed on a Bronx street. And he appears to have cellphone video to prove it. The crude footage of the June 20 incident… Read more »

‘Brutal’ Police on Video

A Manhattan man claims that cops who arrested him for disorderly conduct slammed him down on a car hood, repeatedly struck him with a baton and Maced his eyes while he was handcuffed on a Bronx street. And he appears to have cellphone video to prove it. The crude footage of the June 20 incident… Read more »