Trucking Injury

Confidential vs. National Grocery Company

August 2011

Confidential Settlement

A confidential wrongful death settlement of a 45-year-old man leaving a wife and two children, one of whom was a minor. Plaintiff was struck by a yard truck at night at a distribution yard that had poor lighting and no designated path for pedestrians to cross from the parking area to the office.  The truck driver died several days later from his injuries.

Caffery vs. Brunner, et al.

July 2009

$1,025,000 policy limits settlement

Policy limits settlement with a trucking company and others for the wrongful death of a 47 year old husband and father who was killed when a semi-truck and trailer driver disregarded the dangers of a “brown-out” dust storm and ran into the deceased on I-90 while he was helping others in a disabled vehicle.

Co-Counsel: Tim Gresback.