$2,840,000 for NYPD Employee who was Injured in Car Accident

DATE OF VERDICT
2002-02-06

COURT AND COUNTY
Supreme Kings

AGE AND OCCUPATION OF PLAINTIFF
47 year old data processor with the NYC Police Dept.

DESCRIPTION OF CASE
Plaintiff Claimed that she was traveling in the middle lane of Canal St. when Deft., traveling in the left lane, struck the rear driver a side of her vehicle, pushing it two or three car lengths, then dropping it to the ground. Defts. stipulated to 100% liability after jury selection without locating their clients.

INJURIES/DAMAGES
Herniated cervical discs at C3-4, C4-5, C5-6 and C6-7 with positive compression and cervical radiculopathy.

VERDICT/SETTLEMENT AMOUNT
$2,840,000

NOTE
This case was handled by Jeffrey A. Block