Posted in on September 8, 2017 - $895,000
Strickland v. Progressive Express Insurance, James Green and A Plus Flat Rate Logistics, U.S. District Court, Northern District of Georgia. Wrongful death of 65-year old retiree. Suit brought against trucking company, driver and trucking company’s insurer. Insurer took the position that the total policy limits available were $50,000. After suit was filed seeking a declaration that policy failed to comply with Florida insurance requirements, trucking company insurer settled case for 15 times stated policy limits and pre-suit offer.
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