Judge Rejects Challenge To Duty To Warn About Third-Party Asbestos Parts
(October 27, 2016, 9:55 AM EDT) -- PHILADELPHIA — The argument that a valve company did not have a duty to warn about the dangers of third-party asbestos parts ignores both a previous ruling in the case and legal precedent, a federal judge in Pennsylvania held Sept. 28 in affirming a $1,085,000 million verdict (Lynn C. Dobrick, et al. v. Air & Liquid Systems Corp., et al., No. 10-03202, E.D. Pa.).
Doctors diagnosed Valent Rabovsky with mesothelioma in 2009. Rabovsky subsequently died of the disease, and Lynn Dobrick and Ann Rabovsky filed a...