The Facts about Sarah’s Motor Vehicle Accident Case
Sarah was involved in a motor vehicle accident, specifically a rear-end collision, while she was driving. She suffered from a variety of injuries, the most significant being:
(a) A chronic musculoligamentous strain in the cervical spine, causing ongoing discomfort and limiting her range of motion; and
(b) Post-traumatic headaches that have persisted since the time of the accident, affecting her daily life and well-being.
Due to these injuries, Sarah sought medical advice and underwent a series of treatments, including physical therapy and medication for pain management. The physical limitations imposed by the injuries have affected her ability to work and perform everyday activities.
After a series of legal proceedings, Sarah’s compensation claim reached a settlement during a compulsory conference. The agreed-upon amount for the settlement was an inclusive $60,000, aimed to cover her medical expenses, loss of income, and ongoing care needs.