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Tag Archives: Personal Injury

Man recovers after collision with uninsured driver – $512,947, plus interest, verdict (access required)

A 43-year-old Virginia Beach resident was injured when his personal truck was struck on the interstate by an uninsured driver who lost control entering the highway and T-boned the plaintiff. Plaintiff’s truck spun and hit the jersey wall multiple times, ...

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Bar not liable for patron’s injuries outside the building (access required)

Where plaintiff’s decedent was ejected from defendant bar and beaten outside of the building, the bar is not liable for the injuries. Background According to the allegations in plaintiff’s complaint, plaintiff’s decedent was a patron of a bar called The ...

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Pedestrian died months after being hit by car – $1 million settlement (access required)

Elderly pedestrian hit by vehicle died several months after initial inju­ries. Case defended on con­tributory negligence and cause of death grounds. Type of action: Sur­vival/personal injury Injuries alleged: Frac­tured hip and shoulder Date resolved: Jan. 14, 2020 Verdict or settlement: ...

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Woman sued store for leg injury caused by employee – $2.2 million verdict (access required)

Plaintiff, a 35-year-old female, suffered a catastrophic injury to her leg on Aug. 3, 2015, at defendant’s store when two slabs of granite fell on plaintiff ’s leg due to the store employee’s negli­gence. Plaintiff suffered compound fractures of the ...

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Back-seat passenger suffered concussion in rear-ender – $175,000 verdict (access required)

The plaintiff was a back-seat passenger in a Honda Civic that was stopped in the eastbound lane of Route 33 in Greene County, waiting for traffic to pass in order to make a left turn. The defendant failed to stop ...

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Allstate balks at settlement conference, negotiations – $62,000 verdict (access required)

This case was ordered to a settlement conference by the state court. Allstate refused to send an insurance company representative to the settlement conference; they sent only their lawyer, but refused to give their lawyer any authority. As such, he ...

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Woman’s arm broken by deployed airbag while in auto accident – $599,000 settlement (access required)

Plaintiff was a passenger in a vehicle operated by her son on Mer­cury Boulevard in Hampton. Defendant made a U-turn and failed to yield the right of way to the approaching vehicle. The impact caused the airbags in plaintiff’s vehicle ...

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Woman following traffic signal, struck by SUV while crossing street – $250,000 settlement (access required)

The 73-year-old plaintiff was crossing the street at V and 14th Streets in Washington with the crossing signal when defendant driver, operating his sister’s SUV, failed to give her the right of way and ran plaintiff over. Plaintiff was in ...

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