Dump Truck Backed Over Man On Construction Site

Settlement: $3.5 Million | Sacramento County Superior Court | Kaufman v. Cline, et al.

This case involved assessing visibility in a construction location and standard of care relative to conduct and operation of trucks and of construction sites. Physical evidence at the scene and the nature of the injuries that ultimately resulted in the death had to be assessed and evaluated on the issue of construction. Valuation of the loss to the family was also a key component in the matter. Pretrial offer was $2 million.