. .

Invest in your success.
JVRA helps lawyers win cases by providing critical information you can use to establish precedent, determine demand and win arguments.

ARTICLE ID 166480

$________ for plaintiff (above $________ in pro tanto settlements) - ________-Products Liability - An industrial aluminum worker suffered a fatal crush injury when trapped in belt wrapping equipment; his estate criticized the equipment's failure to include a barrier guard

Colbert

On 5-23-96, Jerry Hannah, age 52, was employed in quality control for an aluminum plant in Muscle Shoals operated by Reynolds Metals. This shift, Hannah had focused on identifying a problem with a belt wrapper. There were scratches on it and Hannah was trying to identify the source.

Nearing the end of his shift, Hannah prepared to step between the belt wrapper. In narrow confines, he...

To read the full article, please login to your account or purchase

5 ways to win with JVRA

JVRA gives you jurisdiction-specific, year-round insight into the strategies, arguments and tactics that win. Successful attorneys come to the table prepared and use JVRA to:

  1. Determine if a case is winnable and recovery amounts.
  2. Determine reasonable demand for a case early on.
  3. Support a settlement demand by establishing precedent.
  4. Research trial strategies, tactics and arguments.
  5. Defeat or support post-trial motions through past case histories.

Try JVRA for a day or a month, or sign up for our deluxe Litigation Support Plan and put the intelligence of JVRA to work for all of your clients. See our subscription plans.