A nursing home was entangled in a lawsuit in which a jury awarded millions to the plaintiff. A West Virginia jury awarded $80 million in a wrongful death suit for punitive damages. Now, the court of appeals has decreased the initial amount down to $32 million.
A man who was working at a gas production station allegedly suffered injuries in an explosion. He filed a personal injury suit claiming that the West Virginia company he was working for acted in a negligent manner, which caused his injuries. He reportedly suffered from a series of burns.
The safety features of a vehicle can play a significant role in a person’s decision to purchase that vehicle. Drivers want to feel safe while traveling the roadways and hope that their vehicles will help to protect them if they are involved in an accident. However, if safety features malfunction, an individual could suffer a personal injury and wish to file a claim.