Devlin v. Westinghouse Elec. Corp.

Summary

Devlin v. Westinghouse Elec. Corp., 686 So.2d 920 (5th Circuit) , LA ,   1996,   Report Type: N/A

Appellate Panel :

N/A

Trial Type :

judge

Trial Judge :

N/A

Trial Court :

24th Judicial District

Plaintiff's Lawyer :

N/A

Defendant's Lawyer :

N/A

Injuries

cervical 3-level fusion; residual pain; cervical strain syndrome; bulging disc

Tissue :

soft Tissue

Did Plaintiff Have Surgery? :

yes

Treatment Length :

> 12 Months

Pre-existing Conditions :

soft Tissue

Award change on appeal:

unchanged

Damages

General Damages :

$150,000

Past Medicals :

$0

Future Medicals :

$0

Past wages :

$0

Future wages :

$0

Loss of Consortium :

$0

Other Damages :

$0

Total :

$150,000

Case Details

Suit Reason :

Plaintiff undergoes a cervical 3-level disc fusion after suffering injuries. Residual pain is found be caused as well by cervical strain syndrome and a new bulging disc.

Award Reason :

Court awards $150,000 in general damages.