SAMPLING OF CAR ACCIDENT SETTLEMENTS & VERDICTS
A $12,600,000 settlement - the highest ever in Luzerne County Court - was awarded to Linda Ann Cappellini as compensation for injuries she received in an automobile accident. READ MORESettlement has been reached in the punitive phase of the lawsuit brought by a Bucks Township couple against General Motors Corp. as the result of a collision of vehicles. READ MOREA 12-member Luzerne County jury awarded nearly $8,800,000 in the case of a former state trooper who was struck and disabled by a drunken driver in 1983. READ MOREA lawsuit in Luzerne County Court involving a Kingston man who was left disabled after a collision with a tractor-trailer has been settled for $7,000,000. READ MOREA civil court jury awarded a total sum of $1,457,694 in connection with two separate, but related, legal actions brought as the result of a vehicular accident. READ MOREREAR-END CASE SETTLED AT PRE-TRIAL CONFERENCE FOR $750,000Rear-end case settled at pre-trial conference for $750,000.$690,000 SETTLEMENT REACHED IN MOTOR VEHICLE COLLISION INVOLVING JOGGERSA Husband and Wife were jogging in Wilkes-Barre the Saturday after Thanksgiving in 2015 when a driver operating a large pick-up truck violently struck Husband while Wife watched helplessly as Husband was carried on the top of the hood of the pick-up truck for some time before being thrown to the ground.$600,000 SETTLEMENT IN HERNIATED DISK CASEA Pennsylvania State Police Bureau of Liquor Control Enforcement stenographer was injured when the third-party tortfeasor struck the rear quarter panel of her vehicle while attempting to switch lanes in Kingston, Pennsylvania.$600,000 SETTLEMENT FOR HANOVER TOWNSHIP COUPLEA $600,000 settlement was obtained for a 68-year-old Hanover Township woman and her husband for multiple, serious personal injuries sustained in a rear-end motor vehicle collision that occurred on the Schuylkill Expressway in Philadelphia County.$140,000 SETTLEMENT FOR REAR-END COLLISIONA $140,000.00 total settlement was reached for a 47-year-old woman who was injured when her vehicle was rear-ended in Scranton, Pennsylvania while she was traveling through an active construction zone.