Ohio Appeals Panel Upholds Property Damage Verdict Against Compressor Operator

Mealey's (June 16, 2015, 2:59 PM EDT) -- CANTON, Ohio — A unanimous Fifth District Ohio Court of Appeals on May 12, 2014, reversed in part a judgment against the operator of natural gas pipeline compressor stations accused by Ohio property owners of negligently harming their property value and causing emotional distress by allowing vibrations, noise and fumes to reach their residence approximately 400 yards from the stations (Brian Alford, et uxor v. The East Ohio Gas Co. dba Dominion East Ohio, No. 2013AP030014, Ohio App., 5th Dist.).

(Opinion available. Document #94-140610-023Z.)

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