$195,000 Settlement for Distracted Driver InjuryJune 1, 2012
Christopher L. Musmanno, personal injury attorney with the law firm of Einhorn, Harris, Ascher, Barbarito & Frost, Denville, NJ, announces a $195,000 settlement for a plaintiff who was struck by a distracted driver. The defendant had just bought a brand new Mercedes Benz and was unfamiliar with how it operated. He took his eyes off the road when trying to activate the windshield wipers and disregarded a stop sign, striking the Plaintiff’s vehicle. The plaintiff underwent neck surgery as a result. The case was settled prior to trial for $195,000.