Steven Walker v. Sid Balkman Electrical Contractors Inc. and Ralph Rico Gonzalez

Michael D. Waks

Case Conclusion Date:January 6, 2011

Practice Area:Car Accidents

Outcome:$900,000.00 | Settlement

Description:On Jan. 5, 2007, plaintiff Steven Walker, 57, an office manager, was reportedly rear-ended at 35 mph by Ralph Rico Gonzalez on the 605 Freeway in Los Angeles. Walker sued Gonzalez and his employer Sid Balkman Electrical Contractors Inc., for motor vehicle negligence and vicarious liability. Walker asserted that the accident resulted from Gonzalez's inattentiveness.