Nemeth v. Siebert - $400,000
Roberta Nemeth was a passenger in an automobile that was traveling on State Road 434 in Orange County. Christina Zimbleman pulled out from a private drive directly into the path of Mr.
Nemeth. Mrs, Nemeth, who was previously injured in an on the job accident, was under treatment for back injuries at the time of this accident.
The automobile accident significantly aggravated her pre-existing back problems and she was diagnosed with having sustained disk herniations in her cervical, thoracic and lumbar spine. Mrs. Nemeth underwent multiple surgeries for the injuries.On December 31, 2002, while stopped at a red light, the vehicle in which Mrs. Nemeth was a passenger in another accident. Her vehicle was rear-ended by an automobile operated by Ann Cummings. This crash resulted in further aggravation to Mrs. Nemeth’s pre-existing problems.
Subsequent to that accident, Mrs. Nemeth underwent additional surgeries. On January 12, 2007, a settlement agreement was reached with the two insurance companies on behalf of their policy holders, for the sums of $375,000.00 and $25,000.00. The combined total settlement was $400,000.00.