- Date: August 24, 1994.
- Victim’s age:
- Victim’s Sex: Male
- Occupation: N/A
- Place: Toronto, Ontario
- Circumstances: struck by a car
- Injuries sustained: concussion and soft tissue injuries
- Settlement Amount: $48,227.00
The bicycle accident
A man was riding his bike in a bike lane when he was struck by a car. He landed on the hood of the car injuring his head and shoulder.
Victim injuries from the bicycle accident
His injuries consisted of a concussion and a soft tissue injury to his left arm. He had a lot of shoulder pain and stiffness and tingling in his left arm and was diagnosed with rotator cuff tendonitis. He also suffered from pain in his back. All injuries resolved with time however he continues to feel pain in his neck and back when bending or lifting heavy things
Compensation for victim
The judge found the driver liable for the injuries to the cyclist and awarded him $48,227 in damages.