$100,000 Settlement for Passenger in a Rear End CollisionMarch 1, 2013
Christopher L. Musmanno, personal injury attorney at the law firm of Einhorn, Harris, Ascher, Barbarito & Frost, Denville, NJ, announces a $100,000 settlement for a passenger who was injured in a rear end collision. Plaintiff was injured when he was sitting in the rear seat of a vehicle in which his wife was operating. While stopped, the vehicle was struck in the rear and the plaintiff injured his back, sustaining a herniated disc, which required posterior lumbar diskectomy and fusion surgery. The defendant had a limit of liability for bodily injury on his automobile insurance policy of $100,000.00, which was collected in full by plaintiff prior to trial.