Collins v. Shelter Mutual Insurance Co.

Summary

Collins v. Shelter Mutual Insurance Co., 833 So.2d 1166 (2nd Circuit) , LA ,   2002,   Report Type: N/A

Appellate Panel :

N/A

Trial Type :

judge

Trial Judge :

N/A

Trial Court :

N/A

Plaintiff's Lawyer :

N/A

Defendant's Lawyer :

N/A

Injuries

Soft tissue injuries, depression.

Tissue :

soft Tissue

Did Plaintiff Have Surgery? :

no

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 suffered serious, debilitating injuries in an accident.

Award Reason :

Plaintiff needed to seek treatment for over a ten year period. Plaintiff will never fully heal from his injuries as well.