$113,522 Jury Verdict for Aggravation of Back Injury
Excerpt from Virginia Lawyers Weekly.
Plaintiff experienced neck and back pain after an automobile accident on May 14, 2008. Defense admitted liability. The plaintiff had a history of prior back complaints and a chronic condition of scoliosis. It was stipulated that the plaintiff had not had any prior back complaints for at least two years before the accident. The issue presented to the jury: “Was the plaintiff’s back condition aggravated by the accident?”