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Woman files lawsuit against hospital after sustaining head injury in surgical waiting room

By John Suayan | Feb 11, 2019

HOUSTON – Local attorney Benjamin R. Roberts has filed a personal injury lawsuit against a hospital for a woman who alleges that she was hurt in one of its surgical waiting rooms, recent Harris County District Court records show.

Customer seeks more than $200,000 from Walgreens after tripping on display

By Kristine Gonzales-Abella | Feb 11, 2019

HOUSTON – A woman alleges she was injured at a Houston drug store when she tripped on a display.

Painter injured in fall from ladder alleges Hybrid One Construction failed to provide safe place to work

By Kristine Gonzales-Abella | Feb 11, 2019

HOUSTON – A Harris County man has filed a suit against his employer after he was injured in a fall from a ladder while painting at a Houston job site.

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No jackpot in first Philadelphia talc trial; Judge rules plaintiff has no evidence

By Nicholas Malfitano | Feb 9, 2019

PHILADELPHIA – Companies facing million-dollar lawsuits in Philadelphia can celebrate today, as what would have been the first talc-related asbestos trial held in the city has seen a judge cut off the plaintiff’s case before it could ever get to a jury.

Justices find Orange County Building Materials did not owe duty to warn man who tripped on boards

By Charmaine Little | Feb 8, 2019

BEAUMONT – On Feb. 7, summary judgment for Orange County Building Materials Inc. was affirmed in an appeals court despite Arthur Simpson Jr.’s argument that he presented enough evidence to prove OCBM had a responsibility to issue a warning about any possible risks before he tripped and fell.

California truck driver files suit against Empire Truck Lines, others over I-10 collision

By Kristine Gonzales-Abella | Feb 8, 2019

HOUSTON – A California truck driver alleges he was injured while traveling in Houston when the brakes of another tractor-trailer failed and caused a collision.

Marriott employee files suit against RIDA Development, Otis Elevator over elevator injuries

By Kristine Gonzales-Abella | Feb 8, 2019

HOUSTON – A Houston man alleges he was injured while working for a hotel in the city when an elevator he was using unexpectedly dropped at a high rate of speed.

Funeral director files suit against employer after falling into unmarked grave at El Paso cemetery

By Kristine Gonzales-Abella | Feb 8, 2019

HOUSTON – A funeral director alleges he was injured at an El Paso cemetery when he fell into an unmarked, dug-out grave.

Lawsuit: supermarket ignored physician's restrictions for employee

By John Suayan | Feb 7, 2019

HOUSTON – A local woman has brought a personal injury lawsuit against the supermarket where she worked, claiming that it defied her physician’s restrictions.

Lawsuit focuses on woman's purported fall from horse

By John Suayan | Feb 7, 2019

GALVESTON – Stating that she sustained injuries from a horseback riding session almost two years ago, Houston resident Mehrsa Rezaei has filed a lawsuit.

Whole Foods Market customer seeks more than $1 million over fall allegedly caused by wet floor

By Kristine Gonzales-Abella | Feb 7, 2019

HOUSTON – A Harris County woman alleges a wet concrete floor at a grocery store caused her to fall.

Passenger sues Uber after driver allegedly assaults her during ride

By John Suayan | Feb 7, 2019

HOUSTON – An immensely popular rideshare company is the target of a Harris County woman’s state district lawsuit accusing one of its drivers of physical assault.

Woman alleges water on floor of Nothing Over 99 Cents store caused fall, seeks more than $200,000

By Kristine Gonzales-Abella | Feb 7, 2019

HOUSTON – A Harris County woman is seeking more than $200,000 over a fall allegedly caused by water on the floor of a Houston store.

Businesses misrepresented shower door's durability to customer, court papers assert

By John Suayan | Feb 7, 2019

HOUSTON – A Montgomery County woman’s state district lawsuit holds three businesses responsible for an allegedly faulty shower door.

'Uh-oh': man takes medical spa to court over laser hair removal burns

By John Suayan | Feb 6, 2019

HOUSTON – A local man’s trip to a medical spa resulted in him suffering laser burns, a state district lawsuit asserts.

Ross Dress for Less employee alleges she was injured while stocking shelves

By Kristine Gonzales-Abella | Feb 6, 2019

HOUSTON – A woman alleges she was injured while stocking shelves for her department store employer and is seeking more than $200,000 in monetary relief.

Crewmember seeks damages from Edison Chouest Offshore over fall on vessel

By Kristine Gonzales-Abella | Feb 6, 2019

HOUSTON – A Louisiana seaman alleges he was injured while working on a vessel owned by Houston companies because of a rug or mat.

Invitee alleges leaky vent at 24 Hour Fitness facility caused fall

By Kristine Gonzales-Abella | Feb 6, 2019

HOUSTON – A Harris County man alleges he was injured at a Houston gym because of water on the floor from a HVAC vent.

Popular breakfast spot named in diner's slip and fall suit

By John Suayan | Feb 5, 2019

HOUSTON – A local woman claims that a breakfast date with friends at a popular restaurant was ruined when she slipped and fell, recent Harris County District Court records show.

Woman seeks more than $1 million from Cinemark over alleged injuries

By Kristine Gonzales-Abella | Feb 5, 2019

HOUSTON – A Dickinson woman alleges she was injured at a Pasadena movie theater because of a "dangerous" condition there.

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