Florida Jury Finds Tire, Seat Belt Makers Not At Fault For Crash, Injuries
Mealey's (August 30, 2016, 1:39 PM EDT) -- FORT PIERCE, Fla. — Following a two-month trial, a Florida state court jury on Aug. 24 found that a tire maker and a seat belt maker were not responsible for permanent injuries sustained during a car crash (Stevette Dukes, et al. v. Michelin North America Inc., et al., No. 12-CA-2094, Fla Cir., 19th Jud. Cir. St. Lucie Co.).
(Verdict form available. Document #77-160914-008V.)
The jury in the 19th Judicial Circuit Court for St. Lucie County found that Michelin North America Inc. did not place a defective...