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Mud Run "Dive" Leads to a Student's Quadriplegia

According to a college student that partook in an annual mud run, even though he signed a liability waiver, and was told not to dive into a mud pit, the event's emcee goaded contestants to go for ...

Paralyzed Child Awarded $4.5 Million in Lawsuit

A six-year-old girl, paralyzed in a car wreck since she was 20 months old, has been awarded a settlement of over $4 million to compensate her for the years of medical care, technology and equipment ...

Paralyzed Goodwill Games Gymnast Files Lawsuit

A former gymnast, paralyzed during a training accident just before the U.S. Goodwill Games more than 10 years ago, has filed a $1.8 million lawsuit against Goodwill Games founder Ted Turner, the ...

Paralyzed Worker Receives $9 Million Settlement

As reported by Bloomberg Business Week, Caterpillar Inc. has paid out one of the largest product-liability awards – in excess of $9 million – to settle a lawsuit with a worker that was paralyzed from ...

Jury Awards California Woman $23.4 Million for Quadriplegia Injuries

A California woman who became a quadriplegic after a freeway accident has won her personal injury lawsuit against Ford Motor Co. The lawsuit stems from an accident that occurred in 2007. Cynthia ...