Struck From Behind By Motor Vehicle
Settlement: $1.4 Million | Sacramento County | Henry v. Kaldor
This case involved a rear-end motor vehicle collision wherein plaintiff was struck from behind on Highway 50. The impact aggravated a pre-existing low back condition. Plaintiff struggled with pain and was potentially going to undergo surgery for his problem, but never underwent the procedure.
Tractor Rolled Down Hill And Hit Pickup Truck
Settlement: $3 Million | Sacramento County Superior Court | Newquist v. County of Sacramento
This matter involved a 57-year-old individual who was out at the Sacramento County dump with his wife. While out at this location, one of the Defendant's employees allowed a grader to roll down a hill causing it to head directly for the Plaintiff's vehicle.
Las Vegas Pool Accident Resulting In Quadriplegic Injury
Settlement: $10.86 Million | Las Vegas, Nevada | Diving Accident/Confidential Settlement
This action involved a 24-year-old young man who was at one of the major casinos in Las Vegas with his fiancée and family. At 1 a.m., he, along with his family members, went out to the pool in an exterior area of the casino believing it was open for use by guests of the casino.
Truck Rear-Ended car
Settlement: $5.2 Million | Sacramento County | Hillman/Johnson v. Johnstone Trucking Inc.
Plaintiffs were teaching golf professionals who were rear-ended by defendant, who was operating a tractor-trailer. Plaintiffs underwent lumbar surgeries and, thereafter, were unable to fully resume their golf teaching careers.
Struck In Head By Concrete Pumping Hose Coupling
Settlement: $3.8 Million | Sacramento County | Torres v. Berkeley Concrete Pumping, et al.
The plaintiff was a 32-year-old Hispanic cement worker who was injured when a coupling blew off the end of a concrete pumping hose, causing plaintiff to suffer a non-specific closed head injury.
Disabled Man Hit In Chain Reaction Accident
Settlement: $1.515 Million | Sacramento County | Long v. Western Carnival of Transport, et al.
This case involved a developmentally disabled man who was involved in a chain reaction accident. He underwent spinal surgery as a result of the collision.
Hit By Firestone Truck Turning Left
Settlement: $2 Million | El Dorado County | Marino v. Firestone
Plaintiff was a contractor who was injured when a Firestone truck made a left turn on a red arrow striking plaintiff's vehicle. Plaintiff underwent neck, back and shoulder surgery.
Denied Life Insurance
Settlement: Confidential | Sacramento County | Franklin v. Met Life
Here, plaintiff was a 3-year-old boy whose mother was found to have been murdered on a snowmobile outing by his father. The young beneficiary was thereafter denied life insurance benefits due him under their joint life policies.
Dangerous Intersection Allowed Left Turn In Front Of Motorcycle
Settlement: $2 Million | Napa County Superior Court | Rodman v State of California
This matter involved an allegation of a dangerous condition of a state road in the Napa County region. Plaintiff was on a motorcycle when he was struck by another vehicle making a left turn in front of the plaintiff.
Low-Impact Accident Caused Spine Surgery
Verdict: $1,230,413 | Sacramento County | Martinelli v. Tratheon and Jones Trucking
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