Is compensation for an injury considered an asset that can be taken in a judgment against the person who received it?
It depends, some states have laws that protect funds garnered
from a personal injury award from attachment/seizure by creditors.
If the judgment concerns a lawsuit that involves damage to personal
property or personal injury the funds are generally not exempt from
seizure by the winning party, but are viewed as private
assets/income. However, there may be contributing factors, one
would be if the original award pertained to a permanent