$980,000 Verdict – Personal Injury – Inappropriate drill during field hockey practice led to eye injury
William R. Davis, of RisCassi & Davis, P.C., has obtained a verdict of $980,000 on behalf of a young woman who sustained a severe eye injury during field hockey practice when she was struck by another player’s stick. The injured woman is the daughter of a prominent Connecticut defense attorney. The claim was that the drill organized by the field hockey coach was inappropriate and risked injury to the players. The player who struck the plaintiff was not a defendant as she did nothing wrong.