Any personal injury attorney will advise you that some injuries become apparent over time. For this reason, we advise clients to refrain from accepting the first offer from an insurance company and to engage an attorney. Most insurance companies make low first offers. But there is much more at stake as this case demonstrates.
While driving his pickup truck to work one morning on an Interstate highway a tractor trailer smashed into the plaintiff’s pickup truck. The force of the impact pushed the plaintiff’s pickup truck across several lanes of traffic and off the road onto the shoulder.
Plaintiff’s injuries included contusion of the right front wall of the thorax, lumbar spine ligament sprain, cervical herniated disk at C7 with radiculopathy. [Read more…]