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PHYSICAL AND PSYCHOLOGICAL INJURIES - Head injuries - Brain damage - Concussion - Cognitive impairment

Wednesday, May 16, 2018 @ 8:36 AM  

Appeal by the defendant Town from the award of damages to the plaintiff for injuries she sustained in a cycling accident and application by the Town for leave to appeal the award of costs. In 2006, the plaintiff, who was not wearing a helmet, fell off her bicycle after colliding with an undemarcated empty bollard bracket on a paved trail. She was taken by ambulance to the hospital, where she was diagnosed with a concussion. Several witnesses testified to the plaintiff's changes post-accident, including being forgetful,...