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Miscellaneous - Policy Limits Bench Trial Verdict For Wrongful Death of Man Scared To Death On Airport Runway

The client's husband died when his oxygen delivery system failed on a Las Vegas Airport runway.  Because his ticket was purchased with a Mastercard, there was a $200,000 accidental death policy paid to a traveler dying on a common carrier without preexisting illness.  Decedent was 80 years old and had heart disease.  Alvin Wolff proved to the court that the shock of the oxygen system failure caused an adreneline rush that caused corornary plaque to fracuture causing a clot and subsequent death.  

Awarded: $200,000

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Alvin Wolff

Alvin has been in practice for nearly 40 years. During that time, he has handled over 7000 cases and claims and has tried over 100 cases to a jury verdict. Alvin handles all sorts of injury claims, from car crashes, medical malpractice, slip & trip & falls, to dog bites, incorrect prescri...