Plaintiff Awarded $300,000 In Suit In Morris County
A Morris County plaintiff alleged she sustain a single cervical herniated disc at C5-C6 after suffering a rear-end collision on Jackson Avenue in Wayne, New Jersey. The plaintiff was presented to the hospital where she was treated and released, and then received one month of physical therapy. The defendant alleged that this was a low-speed impact, that the disc herniation was not caused by the accident and that the plaintiff did not breach the tort threshold. The case was tried before the honorable David Ironson and lasted four days. After closing arguments, the jury deliberated for 17 minutes and returned a verdict in favor of the plaintiff in the amount of $300,000. The case was tried by Jared Drill on behalf of the firm.