$89,667 – 54 year old male sustains disc bulging in rear end collision.

Settlement. Plaintiff was a 54-year-old male who was sitting in his stopped vehicle in a line of traffic at a red light. The defendant rear-ended him. During treatment, an MRI of his back showed bruised and several bulging discs pushing on nerves. He suffered pain down to his knees. His neurosurgeon recommended he have back surgery. $20,000.00 paid by Universal Casualty; $69,667.14 paid by Country Mutual Insurance (client’s underinsured motorist policy).