Collins v. Mike's Trucking Co. Inc.

Summary

Collins v. Mike's Trucking Co. Inc., 934 So.2d 827 (1st Circuit) , LA ,   2006,   Report Type: N/A

Appellate Panel :

N/A

Trial Type :

jury

Trial Judge :

N/A

Trial Court :

N/A

Plaintiff's Lawyer :

N/A

Defendant's Lawyer :

N/A

Injuries

Head injury, severe brain damage, disability.

Tissue :

N/A

Did Plaintiff Have Surgery? :

yes

Treatment Length :

> 12 Months

Pre-existing Conditions :

N/A

Award change on appeal:

unchanged

Damages

General Damages :

$7,275,000

Past Medicals :

$0

Future Medicals :

$6,000,000

Past wages :

$0

Future wages :

$0

Loss of Consortium :

$0

Other Damages :

$0

Total :

$13,275,000

Case Details

Suit Reason :

Plaintiff, male, severely injured in a rear-end collision with a vehicle owned by the defendant company.

Award Reason :

Plaintiff suffered severe injuries resulting in lifetime disability. Due to his injuries, plaintiff required continual observed lifetime care.