Virginia: Car Accidents – a Lawyer’s Limo

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Trial is the monthly journal of the American Association for Justice (“AAJ”), formerly the American Trial Lawyers Association (“ATLA”). Its issue for November 2017 is entitled “Products Liability” and subtitled “EXPOSING CORPORATE WRONGDOING”.

November 2017 Trial highlights 3 motor vehicle accident cases in its “Verdicts & SETTLEMENTS”. “Limo service fails to activate seat belts” reports at $1,500,000.00 2017 California mediated settlement. Id. at 10. “Failure to maintain control of semi-trailer” highlights a $5,250,000.00 2016 Pennsylvania settlement. Id. at 12. “Trucker strikes and kills teenage pedestrian” marquees a $10,750,000.00 2017 California wrongful death jury award. Id. at 12, 14.

Mr. Waterman has been a member of AAJ/ATLA for 30 years. His practice focuses on vehicle accidents, medical malpractice and other cases of wrongful death, brain injury, and other serious personal injuries.