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Woman suffered TBI after car flipped – $1.4 million settlement (access required)

The client, a female in her mid-40s, sustained extensive injuries when the car she was traveling in flipped over. The collision was severe enough to cause the death of one other passenger in the vehicle. The client was diagnosed with ...

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Driver ran off road, hurt passenger – $1.98 million settlement (access required)

The plaintiff was a passenger in a motor vehicle that ran off the road into the rear of a tractor-trailer parked illegally on the side of a highway. Defendants were the plaintiff’s driver and the tractor-trailer driver and carrier. Liability ...

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Carrier pays $1M limits to settle head-on wreck – $1 million settlement (access required)

This was an automobile accident case involving a head-on collision on Happy Hill Road in Chesterfield County. The crash happened Nov. 5, 2018. The carrier, USAA, paid its policy limits of $1,000,000 to settle the claim. [20-T-002] Type of action: ...

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Woman suffered internal injuries in jackknife wreck – $325,000 settlement (access required)

On March 13, 2017, the plaintiff was stopped at a stop sign at the intersection of Courthouse Road and Bull Hill Road in Prince George County. The defendant’s tractor-trailer approached the intersection from the plaintiff’s right and jackknifed, causing the ...

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After tubal surgery, woman sues for wrongful conception – Defense verdict (access required)

On June 19, 2014, plaintiff underwent a bilateral tubal fulguration performed by the defendant OB-GYN. On Aug. 19, 2014, plaintiff returned to the defendant pregnant. The pregnancy ended in a miscarriage one month later. Following the miscarriage, plaintiff became pregnant ...

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Man hurt by wrong-way driver on I-81 – $400,000 settlement (access required)

Plaintiff was injured in a head-on collision on Interstate 81 north. Defendant drove the wrong way on the Interstate and collided with the plain­tiff’s vehicle; defendant had been drinking prior to driving. Plaintiff suffered a compression frac­ture of the thoracic ...

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Patient wandered from facility, died – $900,000 settlement (access required)

In this assisted living elopement case, an 88-year-old resident suffering from advanced Alzheimer’s disease wandered out of her assisted living facility due to the negligent supervision and moni­toring of the facility staff. The resident was found dead shortly after her ...

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Baby died, mother suffered stroke during delivery – $3 million settlement (access required)

Plaintiff, an expectant mother, presented to the labor and delivery unit of a Virginia hospital with signs of fetal abruption and preeclampsia. Despite warning signs in the fetal heart monitoring strips, no action was taken to deliver the baby. After ...

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Lawyer sued over laser treatment, defendants prevail – Defense verdict (access required)

Plaintiff, a lawyer, alleged that defendants negligently failed to advise her of all of the risks and potential complications of a cosmetic laser procedure. Plaintiff claimed that defendants disregarded contraindications to the procedure; as a result, plaintiff suffered permanent scarring, ...

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