Texas Jury Awards $17 Million In Wrongful Death Suit

Mealey's (April 26, 2016, 11:51 AM EDT) -- HOUSTON — A Texas jury on April 12 awarded more than $17 million to the family of a man killed during the construction of a foot bridge outside a football stadium being built at Baylor University, finding that the fault for the worker’s death lies solely with the construction company in charge of building the bridge (Raquel Suarez, et al. v. Austin Bridge, Inc., et al, No. 2014-11694, Texas Dist. 151st, Harris Co.).

(Verdict available. Document #77-160427-017V.)

Of the four companies left in the suit after...
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