Vehicles - Left Turn

Source of neck pain disputed after car crash. $203K. San Diego County.

Plaintiff treats for neck pain after auto accident; followed by one year gap in treatment.

  • Case Name: Thomas Collins v. Zenaida Ortega
  • Date of Verdict or Judgment: Thursday, March 03, 2016

Insurer denies MIST claim after admitting liability. $14,038 total. San Diego County.

Driver negligently merges into plaintiff when both are in left turn lanes. Infinity Insurance denies claim, says minor impact.

  • Case Name: Jacqueline Wong v. Angela Santos
  • Date of Verdict or Judgment: Wednesday, November 18, 2015

Housekeeper with fractures, chronic pain syndrome awarded $5.1 million. Imperial County.

Housekeeper, 59, suffers hip, back and ankle fractures after collision with truck, causing multiple surgeries and leaving her with chronic pain syndrome.

  • Case Name: Gonzalez v. Joe Heger Farms LLC; Jose Maneses
  • Date of Verdict or Judgment: Monday, October 19, 2015

Arbitration award of $151,143 net after dispute over extent of injuries. Los Angeles County.

Collision with underinsured motorist results in causation dispute with insurer.

  • Case Name: Caitlin Owens v. Allstate Indemity Company
  • Date of Verdict or Judgment: Thursday, May 29, 2014

Intersection collision, shoulder injury causation disputed. $15K demand rejected. $154,353. Monterey County.

Defendant’s insurance carrier rejects $15k policy limits demand in intersection collision case that results in $154,353 recovery after jury trial.

  • Case Name: Delores Ruiz v. Rebecca Truijillo
  • Date of Verdict or Judgment: Friday, April 18, 2014