Accident And Injury (page 20)
Segway Brain Injury Leads to $10 Million Verdict
John Ezzo, a 23-year-old from Norwalk, Connecticut, was awarded a $10 million verdict after a Segway accident left him with significant brain injuries. According to...
- Dec 20, 2011
Slip and Fall Victim Awarded $1.9 Million Settlement
A personal injury lawsuit filed against the former owners of a Perkins Restaurant in Budd Lake, New Jersey settled last month for $1.9 million, reports...
- Dec 14, 2011
Georgia Wrongful Death Case Results in $9.85 Million Verdict
A Gwinnett County jury awarded $9.85 million to the parents of a toddler who drowned at an unlicensed daycare facility in Buford, according to CBS46...
- Dec 7, 2011
Birth Injury Case Settles for $7.5 Million
Advocate Health and Hospitals Corp. will pay $7.5 million to the family of a 9-year-old girl who was permanently disabled as a result of alleged...
- Dec 7, 2011
Fatal Jaywalking Case: Raquel Nelson to be Retried
Raquel Nelson will receive a second chance to be acquitted of charges against her in a jaywalking accident that led to the death of her...
- Nov 8, 2011
World-Class Wheelchair Athlete Hit by Car in DUI Hit-and-Run
South African Krige Schabort, a world-class wheelchair racer, was injured in a hit-and-run accident that was allegedly caused by a man driving under the influence....
- Nov 3, 2011
Construction Accident Leads to $15 Million Settlement
Workers injured in a construction accident in the Atlanta Botanical Gardens have settled with project contractors for more than $15 million. The accident occurred when...
- Oct 25, 2011
Concussions, Brain Injuries on the Rise in Youth
According to the Centers for Disease Control & Prevention, more children are visiting the emergency room with traumatic brain injuries, including concussions. According to a...
- Oct 21, 2011
Wrongful Death Lawsuit Filed by Family of Promising Football Player
The premature death of football player Ja’Quayvin Smalls has reportedly led to a wrongful death lawsuit against the athletic personnel at Western Carolina University, where...
- Oct 14, 2011
DUI Accident Kills Georgia College Student
A student at the University of West Georgia (UWG) was reportedly killed on Saturday when his motorcycle struck the side of a car that had...
- Oct 6, 2011
YMCA Brain Injury Lawsuit Settles
Three years ago, 17-year-old Cody Roszina suffered a brain injury at the Cherokee County YMCA. Last week, his brain injury lawsuit was settled for just...
- Sep 27, 2011
Legoland Florida Avoids Government Regulations for Ride Inspections
Legoland Florida, a new theme park in Polk County set to open next month, has sidestepped government oversight concerning the safety of its rides, due...
- Sep 27, 2011
Florida Trucker Arrested in Fatal Crash Had Long Criminal History
A Florida truck driver that caused a fatal crash in Columbus, Nebraska in August had a long criminal history, according to the Columbus Telegram. John...
- Sep 23, 2011
Family May File Wrongful Death Suit Against Nightclub Owners
A family in Palmetto is preparing to file a Florida wrongful death lawsuit against the owners of a nightclub for negligent security. The deceased, 25-year-old...
- Sep 20, 2011
Cell Phone Use While Driving Can Be Costly
Though the use of a cell phone to call or text is perfectly legal in the state of Florida, many drivers are finding that this...
- Sep 9, 2011