Big Verdict in Truck Crash Reviewed By the Tennessee Supreme Court

The Tennessee Supreme Court recently looked at a case involving a multi-truck wreck and a high jury verdict ($3,705,000).  The case can be found here.  In 2009, three tractor trailers were involved in an interstate accident.  The Plaintiff, who was driving a tractor...
Workers’ Compensation, Car Wrecks, & Coworker Liability

Workers’ Compensation, Car Wrecks, & Coworker Liability

Tennessee’s workers’ compensation law is the exclusive remedy for workers injured on the job (Tenn. Code Ann. § 50-6-108, found here).  But, whether someone is in the course and scope of employment when injured isn’t always clear cut.  More so, what if the injury is...