$220,000 Settlement for Motor Vehicle AccidentMay 1, 2016
Christopher L. Musmanno, Esq., Chair of the Personal Injury Department and Certified Civil Trial Attorney with the law firm of Einhorn, Harris, Ascher, Barbarito & Frost, PC in Denville, NJ, announces a $220,000.00 settlement for a motor vehicle accident.
Plaintiff is presently 39 years of age. In August 2014, he was traveling on Route 80 West when he was struck in the rear by the defendant’s vehicle. The defendant received a ticket for careless driving and, as a result of the accident, Plaintiff was diagnosed with a disc herniation at C6-C7. He did not go to the hospital following the accident and did not commence treatment until five weeks following the accident. He ultimately underwent anterior cervical diskectomy and fusion surgery
Despite having not received treatment until five weeks after the accident, the case settled for $220,000.00 prior to trial.