Rear-End Accident Results in Serious Injury – Case Study
Injury Type: right hip labral tear, right knee meniscal tear, cervical herniated disc
Accident Type: Rear-end accident
Verdict/Settlement Amount: Full policy tender $100,000.
While stopped at a red light the client was rear-ended. They suffered from a right hip labral tear, right knee meniscal tear, and a cervical herniated disc. The client required arthroscopic surgery 2 years later for their hip injuries. The insurance carrier’s position was that the hip injury was not related to the accident.
- Injury/accident suffered
- Right hip labral tear, required surgery, right knee meniscal tear, cervical herniated disc
- Location of injury/accident
- Islip, NY
- How did the injury/accident happen?
- The client was rear-ended at 8:15 am on their way to work.
How did TonaLaw help?
TonaLaw brought the case to litigation and obtained a full policy settlement of $100,000, shortly after litigation was instituted.