FELA

Employee claims negligence against railroad employer after truck catches fire. $1.9M. Fresno County.

FELA – Maintenance worker says railroad negligently maintained and designed work truck.

  • Case Name: Martin v. BNSF Railway Company
  • Date of Verdict or Judgment: Tuesday, May 31, 2022

Railroad boilermaker dies of Mesothelioma from asbestos in repair shop. $6.95 million. Alameda County.

Railroad worker is exposed to asbestos in railroad repair shops long after asbestos protection for workers is mandated.

  • Case Name: Karen Emerson v. Union Pacific Railroad Company
  • Date of Verdict or Judgment: Wednesday, November 18, 2015