Jury Awards $7M to Surgeon Injured in Valdosta Hospital Fall

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A Georgia jury delivered a post-apportionment award of $7 million to a surgeon who suffered a head injury when he attempted to sit on a stool in the operating room and it shot out from under him, sending him tumbling to the floor.

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  • its different when I‘m hurt

    I am glad this doctor was able to have his case heard by a jury which was able to come to a verdict .. one can‘t help but wonder what his views on tort reform were prior to this accident and what they are now ..

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