Back Injury Settlements & Verdicts

Back Injury Settlements Accident Car Crash
I’ve settled a lot of cases for people who have injured their back in an accident. While these are difficult cases, back injuries are one of the most common injuries in an accident case. This is why I sometimes write about back injury settlements (some of them mine and some are those of other attorneys).

Progressive Car Accident Settlements & Claims in Florida

Progressive Car Accident Settlements in Florida for InjuriesBelow I talk about:

1. My thoughts on Progressive Car Insurance.

2. My injury settlements against Progressive. [Read more...]

$15,000 Verdict : Pain & Suffering for Epidural Injections to Neck

Epidural Injections Settlement Florida Car AccidentActual Case (Not Mine): $15,000 verdict in pain and suffering alone for a 42-year-old lady who had a cervical (neck) injury which required epidural injections. I don’t know whether she had a herniated disc or bulging disc. The breakdown was $5,000 in past pain and suffering and $10,000 in future pain and suffering. She also aggravated (worsened) her pre-existing back issues.

She claimed that he would need epidurals in the future and medical treatment.  He claimed that the other driver lost control of his vehicle and hit his vehicle in the entrance/exit area of a parking lot of a Walmart in Palm Beach County, Florida. [Read more...]

Should You Get Surgery If You’re in an Accident Caused by Another in Florida?

Should I Get Surgery Florida Injury CaseIf you were injured in an accident caused by someone else, you may ask whether you should have surgery. Before I talk about this further, I want to say that I would never tell a client to get surgery just so that can get a bigger settlement.

The picture to the right is a DRAMATIZATION. NOT AN ACTUAL EVENT.

Most clients who ask me whether they should get surgery are really asking, “If I get surgery, will I get more money in my personal injury case?” The answer is maybe. [Read more...]

$31,000 Verdict : Slip and Fall at Publix Resulted in Back Surgery

Publix Slip Fall Liquid Back Injury Surgery Marion County Florida

This is not my verdict but I talk about it so that it gives you a better idea to know how much your case may be worth if you are injured at a supermarket or have a back injury (or another type of injury) in Florida and someone else was at fault. The woman in the photo to the right is not the woman from this case. [Read more...]

$16,500 Settlement – Herniated Disc From Car Accident in Miami

Car Accident Truck Settlement Herniated Disc GEICO Failure Yield Right WayMy Actual Case: $16,500 Settlement (Gross) for my client, a driver of a car, who was diagnosed with a herniated disc in his back after he was hit by another car (in Kendall, Miami-Dade County, Florida). The at-fault driver was insured by GEICO. The at-fault car failed to yield the right of way when exiting the mall. [Read more...]