Elbow Injury in Sideswipe Accident Requires Surgery

Awarded: $200,000

Mr. Huh was injured when a motor vehicle negligently changed lanes and sideswiped his vehicle. Due to the impact, Mr. Huh, 58 years old at the time of the accident, injured his right elbow. He was diagnosed with an elbow ligament tear and underwent arthroscopic surgery to repair the tear.

At a mediation Mr. Huh’s case settled for $200,000.00 despite initial allegations that the tear in his elbow was degenerative and not caused by the accident.

No image

Stay informed with news updates and legal analysis

Recent

News

No image
January 25,2023
The Deadliest Roads in New York
New York City has some of the worst traffic in the country. Drivers here can expect to lose more than 100 hours per year due to congestion, at a cost of around $1,5...
No image
January 24,2023
NYC Car Accident Deaths Down in 2022 But Remain High
With traffic fatalities surging across the United States over the last few years, New York City’s 2022 data, which shows modest year-over-year improvement, is a b...
No image
January 18,2023
Familiar Culprits Blamed for Post-COVID Increase in NY Traffic Accidents
Dangerous driving across the U.S., including in New York, is on the rise. Since the arrival of the COVID-19 pandemic, New York has seen more reckless driving, such ...
No image
January 17,2023
REPORT: 54% of Crash Victims Had Drugs or Alcohol in Their Systems
Drugs and alcohol are a contributing factor in many car accidents. The use of drugs and alcohol can affect a driver’s perception, slowing reaction times and preve...
No image
April 28,2021
Laverne’s Law Shelved For Another Year In Legislature
Laverne’s Law Shelved For Another Year In Legislature A bill to change the statute of limitations on medical malpractice lawsuits in favor of victims on...

Our

Locations

The Sanders Law Firm is a New York personal injury practice with offices in Long Island, Manhattan, Queens, and Brooklyn.