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Jodi Marie Petrucelli

Jodi Petrucelli’s Legal Cases

7 total

  • Worker Killed In Mechanical Lift Accident

    Practice Area:
    Wrongful Death
    Outcome:
    Settlement Obtained
    Description:
    Settlement obtained for the family of a worker killed when a mechanical goods lift at his place of employment malfunctioned, causing the worker's death. Sugarman successfully brought claims against the foreign parent corporation of the worker's employer.
  • Sexual Assault By School Van Driver

    Practice Area:
    Sexual Harassment
    Outcome:
    Settlement Obtained
    Description:
    Settlement from the driver's employer after 13-year-old special-needs student was sexually assaulted by her school van driver.
  • Seich v. Town of Canton 426 Mass. 84

    Practice Area:
    Personal Injury
    Outcome:
    (not available)
    Description:
    Deciding that a Massachusetts statute prevents a claim for injuries sustained on town school property while attending a sporting event sponsored by the town.
  • Negligence During Shoulder Surgery

    Practice Area:
    Medical Malpractice
    Outcome:
    Settlement Obtained
    Description:
    Settlement for a 26-year-old man who underwent surgery to treat a shoulder dislocation and suffered a brachial plexus injury as a result of the surgery, causing arm paralysis.
  • Morgan v. Lab. Corp. of Am., 65 Mass. App. Ct. 816

    Practice Area:
    Medical Malpractice
    Outcome:
    Jury Verdict
    Description:
    Jury verdict against medical laboratory for negligently reporting test results leading to a patient’s permanent nerve damage. The Massachusetts Supreme Judicial Court rejected the medical laboratory’s appeal and affirmed the jury’s verdict won by Sugarman.
  • Ironworker Falls 30 Feet From Boston Highrise

    Practice Area:
    Workers Compensation
    Outcome:
    Settlement Obtained
    Description:
    Settlement for multiple fractures to ironworker who fell while erecting the steel frame of a new Boston highrise. General contractor failed to require 100% fall protection.
  • Defective Aerial Lift Design

    Practice Area:
    Defective and Dangerous Products
    Outcome:
    Settlement Obtained
    Description:
    Settlement for the child's family when young boy suffered severe brain damage that left him paralyzed, unable to speak or care for himself when an aerial lift truck he was riding in tipped over because of a defect in its design.