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Specific InjuryCase CitePlaintiff AgeDamage AwardAmount ReviewedAmount Held
Blindness in one eyeBaumgarten v. Slavin, 680 N.Y.S.2d 658 (2d Dept. 1998)32*Past Pain and Suffering$2,000,000$700,000
*Future Loss of Services$3,000,000$1,300,000
*Loss of Services$914,441$614,441
Multiple skull and facial fractures, requiring surgery; partial loss of visionDalzell v. County of Dutchess, 258 A.D.2d 615 (2d Dept. 1999)36*Past Pain and Suffering$1,000,000$500,000
*Future Pain and Suffering$1,000,000$500,000
*Past Loss of Services (spouse)$225,000$45,000
*Future Loss of Servies (spouse)$225,000$45,000
Fractured skull requiring surgeryDulmer v. Lange, 708 N.Y.S.2d 449 (2d Dept. 2000)8*Past Pain and Suffering$25,000$125,000
*Future Pain and Suffering$0$150,000
Blinded in one eyeGonzalez v. John B. Lovett Association, 675 N.Y.S.2d 72 (1st Dept. 1998)45*Past Pain and Suffering$2,000,000$1,000,000
*Future Conscious Pain and Suffering$1,500,000$1,000,000
Facial scars, arthritis, sensitivity to touch, painAvery v. Williams, 267 A.D.2d 264 (2d Dept. 1999)29*Past Pain and Suffering$1,500,000$450,000
*Future Pain and Suffering$1,000,000$300,000
Facial injuries, including crushed left eye socketStorms v. Vargas, 256 A.D.2d 458 (2d Dept. 1997)31*Past Pain and Suffering$7,500,000$3,000,000
*Future Pain and Suffering$1,000,000$1,000,000