Plaintiff was the driver of her car and was rear ended at a stop light in rural Massachusetts. The Plaintiff sustained a number of soft tissue injuries and an injury to her head. Plaintiff also sustained a shoulder injury which resulted in a rotator cuff repair. The case was settled for the Defendant’s policy limit of $100,000.00, The Plaintiff will be pushing the balance of her damages under the underinsured provisions of her own policy.
100 year old female bitten by neighbors dog. The Plaintiff was gardening out by her sidewalk when her neighbor came by while walking his dog on a leash. The neighbor allowed the dog to cross the sidewalk and attack the woman biting her on the upper inner thigh area. The dog had no history of aggressive behavior. The medical bills were $2,400.00 and the woman was left with a scar which was not visible when wearing clothing. The case was settled for $52,000.00 before trial