Plaintiff, a Warrant Officer with the NYS Dept of Corrections - $750,000
Brief Result Summary | Motor Vehicle Case Results | Mainetti Mainetti &
Date of Settlement: April 15, 2011
Court: Supreme Court Ulster County
Age/Occupation: Plaintiff was 48 year old male
Case Facts: Plaintiff, a Warrant Officer with the New York State Department of Corrections,
was driving his vehicle to the airport while on duty when a 30 foot truck
pulled out directly in front of plaintiff's vehicle and caused a collision.
Injuries/Damages: Plaintiff suffered an annular tear at L5-S1 and multiple
disc bulges in his cervical and lumbar spine, resulting in an anterior
lumbar interbody fusion at L4-L5, L5-S1, and cage placement at L4-L5 and
L5-S1. Plaintiff was permanently disabled from working as a Corrections Officer.
Case was settled just prior to Jury selection and handled by Michael J.