€200,000 Settlement for Pedestrian Injured in Road Traffic Accident

Our client, a pedestrian injured in an unfortunate incident, was crossing at a pedestrian crossing when a motor vehicle, previously stationary, moved forward and knocked him to the ground. The incident resulted in immediate and alarming pain in our client’s right ankle.

An ambulance was called and he was brought to hospital where it was confirmed that he sustained a comminuted displaced fracture involving the neck and the body of the talus of  his right ankle with initially subtalar dislocation. The client required emergency surgery, extensive rehabilitation and pain management.

Due to the significance and complexity of the accident, the Injuries Board advised that they were not in a position to assess the case.

Accordingly, proceedings were initiated and the case proceeded to trial. The Court heard evidence from our client’s Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon that it was the most difficult ankle fracture of its kind that he had ever fixed.

The dedicated team at Anthony Joyce & Co Solicitors were ultimately successful in negotiating a settlement for the sum of €200,000.00 to include monies for future treatment. Our adept Solicitor Shane Walsh worked closely with our client throughout the process to a successful conclusion.


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Anthony Joyce & Co Solicitors offers personalised, expert legal advice. Your initial consultation is free, and we consider all possible funding options, including ‘no win, no fee’. If you are a pedestrian injured in a Road Traffic Accident we may be able to help.

Anthony Joyce

Anthony founded Anthony Joyce & Co. Solicitors in March 2004 in the oldest part of Dublin known as the Liberties (originally a tax free part of Dublin!!). He is focused on building the practice in certain niche areas of law such as financial litigation and personal insolvency. Entrepreneurship is in his blood and he is on the board of a number of start-ups. If Anthony is not available he could be watching a SpaceX rocket launch, spending time with his two children or playing 5-a-side.

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