Case Conclusion Date:March 5, 2012
Practice Area:Trucking Accident
Description:High impact wreck involving a pulpwood truck for a timber company that ran red light and t-boned client's vehicle. Case involved a significant negligent entrustment claim due to a complete lack of driver qualifications, even though the vehicle and its driver were exempt from most of the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Regulations. Non-surgical sternum / rib injuries with $8,160.00 in medical expenses. Case was filed in federal court in the northern district of Georgia. Settlement reached after extensive discovery efforts.