Yakima Car Accident and Injury Attorneys

Abeyta Nelson Injury Law is responsible for the largest personal injury settlements in the history of Central Washington – including Yakima, Kittitas, Franklin, Grant and Klickitat Counties – totaling more than $250 million in the last 25 years. These awards help families put their lives back together after a serious car accident or injury, easing the financial strain of large medical bills, lost wages, and other expenses.

Car Accidents                                                           

$6.25M record-setting recovery for 46-year-old Franklin County man injured in a car-truck collision

$4.1M settlement for 26-year-old Hispanic farm laborer who sustained a spinal injury in multi-vehicle collision in Kittitas County

$1.62M record-setting underinsured motorist arbitration award settlement for Yakima woman who sustained back and other injuries in a single vehicle accident – the highest ever arbitration award on a personal injury case in Yakima County

$1.35M car-pedestrian collision in which 56-year-old man sustained leg and ankle fractures, closed head injury, and back fractures

$1.25M settlement for 83-year-old Florida grandmother and her two 6-year-old granddaughters hit by pickup truck in Selah church parking lot

$1.15M settlement for orthopedic injuries to 52-year-old Yakima man in two-car collision

$1.05M settlement for multiple injuries to 78 and 75-year-old sisters injured in head-on car crash on White Pass

$448,000 settlement for 47-year old man who sustained a low back injury in a car crash

$475,000 settlement for a 25-year-old Yakima man who sustained internal injuries in a car crash

$350,000 settlement for a 50-year old man who sustained a neck injury in a car crash

$350,000 settlement for a 39-year-old Yakima woman sustained a low back injury

$315,000 settlement for 62-year-old Washington State Trooper who suffered a herniated disc in his lower back

$310,000 settlement for a 49-year-old Yakima man sustained internal injuries in a car crash

$305,000 settlement in which a 68-year-old Selah woman was injured in a car crash

$300,000 settlement for a 64-year old man who sustained back injury in a car crash

$300,000 settlement for a 51-year old man who sustained low back injury in a car crash

$290,000 settlement for a 58-year old woman who sustained multiple injuries in a car crash

$275,000 settlement for a 22 year-old woman involved in a truck collision which resulted in a head injury

$262,500 settlement for a 41-year old man who sustained a head injury in a car crash

Brain Injuries 

$6.9 M landmark settlement for infant who fell through gap in unsafe stadium bleachers – the largest settlement in Yakima County history

Dog Bites

$350,000 settlement for a 46-year old client who suffered dog bite injuries

$300,000 settlement for family of 6-year-old Yakima girl who sustained facial lacerations

Nursing Home Injuries

$525,000 settlement resulting from sexual abuse of developmentally disabled 38-year-old woman at state-run nursing facility

$300,000 settlement for family of a 77-year-old man related to nursing home death

$175,000 settlement for 79-year-old Yakima man who suffered a broken leg

Confidential settlement for 68-year-old woman who died from nursing home neglect

Premises Liability

$900,000 settlement for a 38-year-old man as a result of low back and hip injuries requiring surgery

School Injuries

$3.5 M settlement as a result of a spinal cord injury sustained by a 9-year-old Ellensburg girl in playground injury

Wildland Fire Losses

$9.8 M total settlement for 124 individuals who lacked insurance or suffered damage their insurance did not cover in the Taylor Bridge Fire in Ellensburg, WA

Confidential settlement for victims of the Monastery Fire on Satus Pass near Goldendale, WA

$6.2 M settlement for victims of the Twisp River Fire in Twisp, WA

$1.6 M settlement for victims of the Blue Creek Fire in Walla Walla, WA

$600,000 settlement for victims of the St. Mary’s Mission Road Fire in Omak, WA

$219,330 settlement for victims of the Wishram Fire in Wishram, WA

Workplace Injuries

$1.15 M settlement for 42-year-old man who injured his back when a roll of carpet knocked shelf onto him while working at Lowe’s store

$1.2 M settlement awarded to 32-year-old factory worker injured in boiler explosion

$825,000 settlement for 49-year-old Yakima automotive technician who suffered a brain injury

$800,000 settlement for wrist fracture from construction site fall sustained by 35-year-old female electrical apprentice

$685,000 settlement for shoulder injury to female truck driver

$650,000 settlement for 60-year-old Hanford worker who injured his knee when truck running board gave way

$250,000 settlement for a 50-year old male who sustained a workplace shoulder injury

Wrongful Death

$1M settlement for 8-year-old boy who drowned in cloudy swimming pool at Eastern Washington resort

$850,000 settlement on behalf of 22-year-old who died on construction site

$700,000 settlement for children of 39-year-old Native American man who committed suicide in Yakama Tribal Jail

$700,000 settlement for accidental death of 47-year-old auto body repairman in auto collision

$600,000 settlement on behalf of 37-year-old construction worker on job site

$556,331 settlement for accidental death of 51-year-old farm laborer in car accident

Uninsured Motorists

$806,000 settlement for auto repairman who sustained head injury

$750,000 settlement for Yakima man who sustained head, leg and pelvic injuries in head-on collision

$700,000 settlement for 47-year-old man In 18-wheeler truck accident

$670,000 settlement for shoulder injury to 59-year-old auto repair shop owner and back injury to 58-year-old wife injured in car crash

$150,000 settlement for liability and UIM claims for soft tissue injury – (original offer from client’s insurance company was $2,500)