disclaimerA plaintiff recently accepted $610,000 to settled his Ocean County personal injury action. At the time of the accident, plaintiff was the driver of an armored car and was making a pickup at a restaurant in New Brunswick. While carrying bags of money out the back door of the establishment, he slipped and fell on a slippery substance that was covered by empty boxes. As a result of the fall, plaintiff suffered a herniated disc and a torn rotator cuff and was forced to undergo a cervical fusion and rotator cuff surgery. Plaintiff was unable to return to work after the accident and it was estimated that his economic damages totaled over $500,000. The case settled prior to trial.