Case Conclusion Date:November 26, 2007
Practice Area:Trucking Accident
Description:Truck driver fails to set brakes or secure rig at loading dock, causing truck to drift from loading dock as tow motor operator was unloading it. Tow motor operator sustains serious injuries to leg, ankle, and ribs. Lawsuit is filed, and it is discovered that trucking company cannot account for numerous post- accident photos taken by driver. Case settles at mediation after it is alleged that trucking company destroyed evidence of the accident scene.