During 2007, Hillyard, Anderson & Olsen successfully settled hundreds of cases for wrongfully injured people. Clients openly expressed their appreciation for HAO’s personal approach and friendly, knowledgeable staff.

Attorney Herm Olsen currently manages the personal injury department and was selected to receive the Utah Business Legal Elite award for his work in that field. His achievements have helped HAO obtain hundreds of thousands of dollars in personal injury settlements for its clients.

HAO does not charge a consultation fee for personal injury matters, and it does not charge a fee for services unless money is collected on the client’s behalf. The following are personal injury settlements Hillyard Anderson & Olsen obtained in 2007:

  • Case: Pedestrian hit in crosswalk

    Injuries sustained: Fracture dislocation of left leg/hip, left femur fracture, multiple lower left extremity fractures, severe soft tissue injury
    Settled Amount: $300,000.00

  • Case: Rear-tire blow-out on a Motorcycle

    Injuries sustained: Traumatic brain injury
    Settled Amount: $1,950,000.00

  • Case: Passenger in a vehicle with drunk driver

    Injuries sustained: Cranial fracture, traumatic brain injury, right forearm fracture, spinal fracture
    Settled Amount: $120,000.00

  • Case: Vehicle being broadsided by a construction vehicle, causing multiple fatalities

    Injuries sustained: Victim sustained a traumatic brain injury, with face, neck, and a scalp contusions
    Settled Amount: $70,000.00

  • Case: Rear-end

    Injuries sustained: Back Injuries
    Settled Amount: $150,000.00

  • Case: Rear-end

    Injuries sustained: Neck injuries
    Settled Amount: $100,000.00

  • Case: Medical Mal-practice

    Injuries sustained: Client suffered a blood clot, post injury, resulting in death
    Settled Amount: $306,000.00