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Head-on collision leads to permanent intestinal injuries – $637,500 Settlement (access required)

The plaintiff was a 60-year-old male, employed as an engineer at the Surry Nuclear Power Plant. The defendant was a juvenile at the time of the accident. Their two vehicles approached from opposite directions on Bridge Road in Suffolk on ...

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Intersection crash aggravated plaintiff’s spinal condition – $1,250,000 Settlement (access required)

This case stemmed from an intersection accident. The defendant admitted liability for running a stop sign. Plaintiff admitted he was driving 10 mph over the speed limit at the time of the accident, and contributory negligence was at issue. The ...

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Case of woman’s injury after broadside is mediated – $3,670,000 Settlement (access required)

Plaintiff was stopped on a bridge at 2:00 a.m. after spinning out on ice. A speeding tractor-trailer broadsided her. Plaintiff suffered mild traumatic brain injury. She had a pre-existing arteriovenus malformation which defendants alleged was her true problem. Defendants alleged ...

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Jury finds for defense on maritime injuries claim – Defense Verdict (access required)

Plaintiff sued under maritime law for injuries to his back, knee and shoulder allegedly sustained while working as a commercial fisherman for the defendant. Plaintiff claimed that defendant failed to provide a proper ladder to use, failed to train the ...

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Woman suffered TBI in crash – $1,650,000 Settlement (access required)

The plaintiff sustained a mild traumatic brain injury and injuries to her neck and shoulder in a motor vehicle accident. Plaintiff’s brain injury resulted in numerous deficits. She experienced problems with short-term memory, inattention, executive dysfunction and mood dysfunction including ...

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Highway inspector struck by motorist on I-295 – $1,700,000 Settlement (access required)

Plaintiff was a 41-year-old divorced man who worked as a highway construction inspector. Near midnight on July 1, 2010, the plaintiff positioned his work truck, a leased vehicle, in the safety zone of a VDOT work site on Interstate 295 ...

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Verdict for half-million entered in Campbell County – $600,000 Verdict (access required)

The 84-year-old plaintiff was preparing to turn left across Route 460 at 5:30 p.m. on a November day in which sunset had occurred at 5:05 p.m. Plaintiff and her witnesses verified that it was dark at that time, although the ...

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