In a trial to the court, the court finds constructive notice of a defect where an exterior sidewalk was uneven as it joined another sidewalk. The plaintiff broke a toe, and sustained neck and back injuries. The court finds 40% contributory negligence. The court awards medicals of $131,076 and $50,000 in noneconomic damages, and reduces the award based on the comparative fault to $108,645.
Rockhill v. Danbury Hospital, Feb. 2, 2015