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Truck Accident Causes Post-Traumatic Stress

*Please note that every case is different. These verdicts and settlements, while accurate, do not represent what we may obtain for you in your case.

Marlene B. v. Vesna Transport, LTD. (Zurich Insurance Co.) – March 2009The case settled for $102,500. This was awarded to a 60-year-old woman who was a passenger in a vehicle involved in an accident with a semi-truck. The semi-truck was headed in the same direction on the interstate (I-71) when it changed lanes and clipped the rear of the car; pushing it into the guardrail. Marlene had to be removed from the car via the Jaws of Life. Her injuries from the accident included a non-surgical herniated disc along with anxiety and post-traumatic stress caused by the experience.