Please ensure Javascript is enabled for purposes of website accessibility
Home / Verdicts & Settlements (page 20) /

Verdicts & Settlements

Passenger hurt in crash in NC with tractor-trailer — $850,000 settlement (access required)

A tractor-trailer and motor vehicle collision occurred in North Carolina. However, the tractor-trailer driver, the automobile driver and a passenger were Virginia residents, therefore the suit was filed in a Virginia circuit court with North Carolina law being substantive. Plaintiff ...

Read More »

56-year-old decedent killed in wheelchair accident – $700,000 settlement (access required)

Decedent was a 56-year-old female who had multiple sclerosis for approximately 30 years, end stage renal disease and diabetes. She had been confined to a wheelchair and resided in a nursing facility for 13 years. Decedent had been loaded into ...

Read More »

Air bubble injected into artery caused stroke — $1.2 million settlement (access required)

During a cardiac catheterization procedure, plaintiff’s cardiologist violated at least five different warnings and improperly attached an air-filled syringe to the wrong catheter. Thereafter, the cardiologist injected 20ml of air into plaintiff’s radial artery, which caused an “arterial air embolism,” ...

Read More »

Woman, 57, rear-ended and permanently injured — $100,000 settlement (access required)

The plaintiff, a 57-year-old female, was driving to work northbound on Jefferson Davis Highway in Stafford County. Plaintiff came to a complete stop as she waited for southbound traffic to clear so she could make a left turn when she ...

Read More »

Man suffered hernia in 2005, gets total settlement of more than $1M — $1,070,000 settlement (access required)

The claimant suffered a hernia while lifting boxes at an out-of-state trade show in 2005. Due to nerve entrapment complications related to the hernia mesh repair, the claimant required multiple surgical procedures over the years. The wage portion of the ...

Read More »

Woman injured in head-on collision with driver who fell asleep — $1,250,000 settlement (access required)

Plaintiff was injured when the defendant fell asleep while driving on a highway at 55 MPH, crossed the centerline and collided with the plaintiff’s vehicle head-on. The crash caused the plaintiff’s vehicle to flip and completely demolished the car. Both ...

Read More »