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On Sept. 25, 2010, plaintiff John Goss, 18, a waiter, was riding a motorcycle on Red Bank Avenue in West Deptford. When he approached a dead end, he was forced to suddenly brake, and he hit the ground on his left side, injuring his left arm and foot.

$60,000 For Realtor's Fall on Stairs

On Jan. 8, 2011, plaintiff Tracey Fields, 55, a real estate agent, was showing clients around the home of Manuel and Julie Jimenez in Manalapan. While exiting the home, Fields slipped on icy exterior stairs. She struck her right elbow against the stairs.

Verdicts: $12,500 Verdict in Rear-Ender Case

On Oct. 11, 2011, plaintiff Theresa Cox was driving south on Haddon Avenue in Haddonfield. While stopped in traffic, she was rear-ended. She claimed a permanent neck injury.

Verdicts: $148,000 Verdict in Slip-and-Fall Case

On Jan. 26, 2011, plaintiff Richard Yaver, 50, an auto-parts deliveryman, exited the apartment he rented from his mother, Lillian Bonomo, at 141 Plauderville Ave., in Garfield. As he left, he slipped and fell on a patch of ice on the property's exterior walkway. He claimed serious ankle injuries.

Verdicts: $17,000 Settlement in Collision Case

On Apr. 22, 2011, plaintiff Alexis Roman, in his 30s, was heading south in a Nissan Altima on East 17th Street in Paterson. After he stopped at the intersection with 5th Avenue, he asserted, a Ford Crown Victoria traveling east on 5th Ave. hit the front left side of his vehicle while attempting a left turn. Roman claimed neck and lower back injuries.

Verdicts: No-Cause Verdict in Rear-Ender

On Sept. 1, 2010, plaintiff Marie Miller, 41, an office manager, was traveling south on Route 322 in Monroe Township. After stopping for a traffic light at the intersection with Corkery Lane, Miller was rear-ended. She claimed injuries to her neck and right arm.

Verdicts: $25,000 Settlement for Plaintiff Injured by Falling Cabinet

On Dec. 11, 2011, plaintiff Omar L. Blocker, 32, was in the Atlantic City apartment of a friend when a section of her wall-mounted kitchen cabinets fell on him. The accident occurred as Blocker's friend was putting dishes away into the cabinets.

Verdicts: $50,000 Settlement for Teen Struck by Car

On July 5, 2013, plaintiff Colt Williams, a 17-year-old high school student, was standing on Mansfield Street in Phillipsburg, beside a car of an acquaintance, Michael P. Gurski. Gurski was at the wheel but the car was not moving.


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Verdicts: $35,000 jury award in UIM case

Servius v. Perez; Union County Superior Court; Feb. 3, 2015.