$440,000.00 – Eye Injury at Camp
This case involved a teenager who went to camp and developed an infection in his eye. He was treated for pink eye, when it was actually a severe corneal abrasion which became infected. He was not taken to the hospital for treatment despite his worsening symptoms. There was a delay in treatment of several days, causing permanent loss of eyesight. This case resulted in a settlement of $440,000.00.