Trial for May 2020 reports 5 vehicle accident cases in its “VERDICTS & SETTLEMENTS”. Id. at 10-14. “Rear-end collision” is $4,000,000.00 Florida vehicle crash settlement in 2021. Id. at 10, 12. “Failure to maintain control of vehicle” chronicles a $1,300,000.00 settlement for a California highway collision in 2021. Id. at 12. “Improper lookout leads to fatal collision” marquees a $7,620,000.00 California jury award in 2021 against a tractor-trailer truck operator. Id. “Failure to yield at intersection” highlights a $1,500,000.00 California wrongful death settlement in 2021 for a vehicle crash. Id. “Teenager causes car crash after drinking beer purchased at convenience store” covers a $3,000,000.00 South Caroline jury award in 2021 for a head-on car collision involving DUI, including against the Sunoco convenience store that sold the underlying alcohol to a minor. Id. at 14.
Trial is the monthly law journal of the American Association for Justice (“AAJ”), formerly American Trial Lawyers Association (“ATLA”). Mr. Waterman has been an AAJ/ATLA member for more than three decades.
Mr. Waterman’s law practice focuses on vehicle accidents, medical malpractice, and other cases of personal injury and wrongful death. Contact him about your case!