HOUSTON – A Harris County widow and others have filed suit against several companies over her husband's fatal injuries he sustained while working at Baytown facility.
Vanessa Guadalupe Espinoza, individually and as representative of the estate of Martin W. Prieto, et al. filed a complaint on Dec. 28 in the Harris County District Court against Jindal Saw USA, Yes! Solutions, Unique Staffing Inc., et al. alleging negligence.
According to the complaint, on Dec. 7, 2018, Prieto was employed by Yes! and/or Unique working at Jindal's facility in Baytown when he suffered fatal injuries. The suit states he was 40 when he died.
The plaintiffs hold Jindal Saw USA, Yes! Solutions, Unique Staffing Inc., et al. responsible because the defendants allegedly failed to comply with applicable safety regulations, failed to have safety procedures and mechanisms in place, and failed to properly supervise workers making repairs on dangerous equipment.
The plaintiffs request a trial by jury and seek compensatory, actual and consequential damages and such other and further relief to which they may be justly entitled. They are represented by Brent W. Coon, Robert A. Schwartz and Matthew R. Willis of Brent Coon & Associates in Houston.
Harris County District Court case number 2018-91388