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Product Liability

Furlow v. Defendant Automotive Manufacturer

05/01/1997
Client:

Defendant Automotive Manufacturer

Outcome:

Defense Verdict

Synopsis:

A plant worker for a component part supplier to an automotive manufacturer claimed that a design defect in shipping racks used to ship bumpers to the manufacturer caused spinal injury, resulting in leg paralysis and “dropped” left foot.

Based in part on medical bills and lost income allegedly exceeding $1 million, plaintiff sought $4 million.

The jury returned a defense verdict.