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Union Pacific conductor alleges injuries from slip and fall on car platform

John Suayan May 26, 2017, 9:46am

MARSHALL - Union Pacific Railway Co. is facing a personal injury lawsuit from one of its conductors.

Worker blames Union Pacific, truck operator for injuries

Philip Gonzales Jan. 10, 2017, 11:56am

HOUSTON — A Galveston man is suing Union Pacific and a trucking company, alleging negligence led to the plaintiff's injuries in a crash. 

Jury finds for Union Pacific in train collision trial, plaintiffs sought millions in damages

David Yates Jun. 29, 2016, 12:01pm

BEAUMONT – Following a full month of testimony, a Jefferson County jury has rendered a verdict in favor for Union Pacific Railroad, finding the company was not at all responsible for a 2013 train collision with a vehicle stopped on its tracks.

Union Pacific in trial over 2013 train collision, plaintiffs seek more than $1M in damages

David Yates Jun. 15, 2016, 11:43am

BEAUMONT – For the rest of the month of June, a Jefferson County jury will be tied up hearing evidence on whether Union Pacific Railroad is responsible for causing a train to collide with a vehicle stopped on its tracks.

Jefferson County 60th Court District : June 2016

The SE Texas Record May 2, 2016, 9:17am

Jefferson County 60th Court District : June 2016 DINAH GRANT ET AL V. UNION PACIFIC RAILROAD CO ET AL (P) JUHAN, JONATHAN -(D)NO ATTORNEY AT THIS TIME

Jefferson County 60th Court District : April 2016

The SE Texas Record Mar. 7, 2016, 8:52am

CARLENE CONWAY V. ROCKIN A CAFE ET AL (P)BROWN, DARREN L -(D)NO ATTORNEY AT THIS TIME

Jefferson County 60th COURT DISTRICT : FEBRUARY 2016

The SE Texas Record Jan. 11, 2016, 8:37am

60th COURT DISTRICT : FEBRUARY 2016 SHEILA WHITE V.

Jefferson County 58th Court District : February 2016

The SE Texas Record Jan. 4, 2016, 8:47am

QUIRINO VILLARREAL V.

Railyard worker takes whistleblower role against Union Pacific

Molly English-Bowers Dec. 16, 2015, 12:57pm

HOUSTON--A Kennard man is suing Union Pacific, alleging his first action, brought to the U.S. Department of Labor, was delayed, allowing him to file in federal court.

Railroad worker’s estate sues PTRA and Union Pacific alleging asbestos-related death

Carol Ostrow Sep. 4, 2015, 10:59am

A railroad worker’s estate executors are suing his employers alleging wrongful death in the man’s alleged exposure to asbestos over the course of his career beginning in 1959 and culminating in 2002.

Jefferson County 60th Court District : September 2015

The SE Texas Record Aug. 4, 2015, 8:12am

REED HUCKABAY V.

Jefferson County 136th Court District : August 2015

The SE Texas Record Jul. 20, 2015, 12:04pm

SANDRA LYDAY V.

Jefferson County 58th Court District: August 2015

The SE Texas Record Jun. 22, 2015, 8:24am

QUIRINO VILLARREAL V.

KCSR seeks up to $10M for collision that halted rail traffic

Carol Ostrow Jun. 16, 2015, 9:02am

A railway company is suing a transportation business and two employees, alleging liability in an accident that smashed a bridge and brought rail traffic to a stop for hours.

KCSR seeks up to $10M for collision that halted rail traffic

Carol Ostrow Jun. 15, 2015, 1:38pm

A railway company is suing a transportation business and two employees, alleging liability in an accident that smashed a bridge and brought rail traffic to a stop for hours.

UPRR moves for summary judgment in alcoholic’s suit alleging excessive punishment for sleeping on the job

David Yates May 20, 2015, 2:51pm

Union Pacific Railroad has moved for summary judgment in a lawsuit brought by an employee, who suffers from alcohol dependency and claims he was subjected to extreme punishment after he fell asleep while working.

Railway worker cites targeted dismissal, sues UPRR

Carol Ostrow May 15, 2015, 3:10pm

A man brought a lawsuit against his employer for alleged wrongful termination in 2014.

UPR in trial over fatal veterans’ parade crash

David Yates Jan. 26, 2015, 12:49pm

A civil trial began Monday in Midland over a veterans’ parade crash that killed four and wounded many others when a Union Pacific Railroad train collided with a float.

May trial slated in railroad worker’s suit alleging excessive punishment for sleeping while on the job

David Yates Jan. 21, 2015, 4:02pm

A May trial has been slated in a suit brought by a railroad worker, who also suffers from alcohol dependency, claiming he was subjected to extreme punishment after he fell asleep while working.

Jefferson County 60th Court District: October 2014

Carrie Gonzalez Nov. 29, 2014, 6:00pm

JOHN SCHIWART ET AL V. SHARIQ AHMAD