$99,500 Recovery (Policy Limits: $10,000)
The Defendant ran a red light striking our client’s vehicle in the drivers side and propelling him into two other vehicles that were stopped at the light. Our client received significant injuries to his spine which required surgery. In addition, he received a closed head injury that significantly impaired his memory, vision and other cognitive abilities. Our office offered to settle for the policy limits but the Defendant’s insurer did not comply with the terms of our offer. Our client’s claims were settled prior to trial for $99,500. Injuries: low back injury requiring surgery and closed head injury; Damages: Past & future medical expenses, past & future loss of earning capacity, pain & suffering, extra-contractual damages for insurance bad faith.JOHN DOE v. DEFENDANT DRIVER/OWNER.
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