It was argued that the driver of a tractor trailer was traveling at an unsafe speed for the road conditions was trying to switch lanes when it struck another tractor trailer and thereafter struck the client’s car resulting in the firm’s client’s vehicle to spin and strike a barrier. As a result of the accident, the client sustained extensive damage to his spine including numerous herniated discs in the lumbar, thoracic and cervical portions. The client underwent multiple surgical interventions to stabilize his spine.

The Brian O’Connell, Jr. Law Firm argued that it’s client not only suffered economically due to the loss of employment resulting from said accident but also suffered non-economic damages as well. Furthermore, it was argued that daily pain and suffering has ultimately diminished client’s quality of life significantly not only in the scope of employment but also in client’s personal livelihood.