Rhode Island High Court Reinstates Suit Over Fume Inhalation At Ice Arena

(May 16, 2018, 9:26 AM EDT) -- PROVIDENCE, R.I. — A Rhode Island trial court justice erred when awarding summary judgment to the owners and operators of an ice arena, the state’s high court ruled May 8, finding that a jury should have determined when the defendants were on notice of an alleged emissions leak from a Zamboni that caused a college hockey player to suffer a lung injury as a result of inhaling the fumes (Ian DeLong v. Rhode Island Sports Center Inc., et al., No. 2017-91-Appeal, R.I. Sup., 2018 R.I. LEXIS...
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