$1.4 Million for Woman injured in GS Parkway CrashJanuary 18, 2018

A woman who suffered back and neck injuries when her car was hit by a construction vehicle on the Garden State Parkway has agreed to a $1.4 million settlement in her Ocean County suit. The plaintiff was traveling north on the Parkway when she was struck on the right side of her car by a …

GM settles ignition switch lawsuit with state AGs for $120 millionOctober 31, 2017

The Wall Street Journal reports General Motors will pay $120 million to 49 states and Washington, DC under a settlement with state attorneys general over the company’s faulty ignition switches that have been linked to 124 deaths. GM had known about the defect for more than a decade prior to recalling 2.6 million vehicles in early 2014. …

$869,000 for Injured MotoristOctober 13, 2017

A motorist injured in an auto accident in Old Bridge settled claims against two of his insurers in his Middlesex County lawsuit. The total recovery was $868,831, according to his lawyer, Kevin Parsons of Gill & Chamas in Woodbridge, NJ. In November of 2013, the Plaintiff was driving his vehicle in Old Bridge when another …

$775,000 for Auto InjuriesJuly 1, 2017

$775,000 for Auto Injuries: A 58 year-old woman received $775,000 as a result of being injured in a car collision in January of 2013 on Route 57 in Hackettstown, NJ. The plaintiff was driving her Pontiac and stopped to make a left hand turn when she was rear-ended by another vehicle. The defendant took his …

NJ Turnpike Crash Settles for $700,000February 24, 2017

NJ Turnpike Crash: A man driving his Ford pickup truck on the NJ Turnpike suffered back injuries when he was struck from behind by a Mack truck. He agreed to settle his Middlesex County lawsuit with his auto accident attorney, Raymond Gill of Gill & Chamas, LLC in Woodbridge, NJ for $700,000. The crash occurred …

$4.5 Million for Permanently Injured State EmployeeFebruary 4, 2017

A state employee permanently injured while working on a highway accepts $4.5 million to settle his Passaic County suit. The plaintiff of Paterson, 47, a state Department of Transportation employee, was operating a lawn tractor along the shoulder of Interstate 80 in Totowa when a speeding, fully loaded dump truck rear-ended a passenger car nearby, …

2016 NJ Fatal Accidents by CountyJanuary 18, 2017

According to the NJ State Police’s Chart, Burlington, Monmouth, and Middlesex were the top three counties in the state with the most fatal crashes of 2016. The state ended 2016 with 607 people killed in 575 crashes, which State Police said was an 8 percent increase over 2015. There were 166 pedestrian fatalities. These fatality statistics can result …

Fatal NJ Transit Bus Crash in Newark, NJAugust 19, 2016

NJ Transit Bus Crash There is one person dead and multiple others hurt after two New Jersey Transit buses collided this morning around 6 A.M. in Newark, NJ. One bus struck the other in a T-bone fashion at the intersection of Raymond Boulevard and Broad Street, injuring multiple passengers, NJ Transit spokesman Jim Smith said. A No. …

Auto Accident Lawyer gets $1.4 Million for FamilyJune 3, 2016

The family of two brothers killed in a car accident accepted $1.4 million to settle wrongful death claims against a teenage driver and the parent who let them use the car. The two brothers of Linden, New Jersey died almost instantly when the van in which they were riding flipped over and threw them onto …

$6.5 Million for Serious Car AccidentJune 1, 2016

A 47 year-old male was involved in a serious car accident in his wife’s car. He contended that the defendant driver negligently struck his vehicle in the rear. The car accident lawyer Gill, contented that the force of the impact caused bruising to his kidneys, and a thoracic herniation which impinged on the spinal cord. Within …