Rear-End Collision Causes Rotator Cuff Tear | The Schafer Law Office

Rear-End Collision Causes Rotator Cuff Tear

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Debra S. v. Ballard (Farmers Insurance Co.)The case settled for $55,000. This was awarded to a 43-year-old mother of three. She was the victim of a rear-end collision in Louisville, Kentucky. As a result of the accident, Debra had severe pain in her right shoulder. Tests revealed that the severe shoulder pain was caused by a rotator cuff tear that could only be repaired by surgery. In addition, the victim was treated for depression and anxiety due to the pain from the injuries received in the accident.