Practice Area: Wrongful death
Outcome: $1 million
Description: Beverly Brooks-Austin was driving on the 91 freeway when a large wooden sign lifted up out of the bed of a pick-up truck, flew through the air, and hit Beverly's car. One of the support legs entered the car through the windshield and hit Beverly in the head. After a month in a coma in several different hospitals, Beverly died. Policy limit settlement within two weeks of Beverly's death.