Man Tells Virginia Court Employer Is Liable For Household Asbestos Exposures

Mealey's (March 13, 2018, 11:28 AM EDT) -- RICHMOND, Va. — Household members fall within the area of danger created by an employer’s use of asbestos, and their injuries were foreseeable, a man tells the Virginia Supreme Court in a March 9 brief urging it to impose a duty for such exposures (Wesley Quisenberry, et al. v. Huntington Ingalls Inc., No. 171494, Va. Sup.).

(Reply brief available. Document #01-180314-026B.)

Wanda Quisenberry developed mesothelioma, a disease to which she eventually succumbed. Wesley Quisenberry eventually sued numerous companies whose conduct allegedly exposed Wanda Quisenberry to the...
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