Williamsburg Newport News Hampton Personal Injury Lawyer 18-Wheeler Accidents

Williamsburg Newport News Hampton Personal Injury Lawyer 18-Wheeler Accidents

            Trial for November 2021 reports 5 vehicle accident cases in its “Verdicts & Settlements”. In “Failure to yield to pedestrian in crosswalk,” a 2021 Massachusetts wrongful death case, the jury awarded $7,000,000.00. Id. at 12. “Improper lookout” highlights a 2021 settlement for $7,000,000.00 for an 18-wheeler semi-trailer running over a scooter operator and causing brain injury. Id. at 12, 14. “Negligent U-turn” chronicles a 2021 Texas $931,000.00 jury award for an 18-wheeler causing brain injury. Id. at 14. “Failure to yield right-of-way” covers a 2021 settlement for $1,000,000.00 for a semi-truck colliding with a motorcycle and causing personal injuries. Id. “Bus driver rear-ends other motorist” recounts a 2021 Florida $978,000.00 jury award for personal injuries. Id. at 16.

            Trial is the monthly legal journal of the American Association for Justice (“AAJ”), formerly Virginia Trial Lawyers Association (“ATLA”). Mr. Waterman has been an AAJ/ATLA member for 35 years.

His law practice focuses on vehicle accidents, medical malpractice, and other cases of wrongful death and personal injury. Contact him about your case!