ELLIS v. WEASLER ENG'G INC., 99-30965
Evidence that plaintiff's arm was torn off while inspecting a malfunctioning nut-harvesting machine while it was running is sufficient to support finding in product liability claim that plaintiff was injured while engaging in reasonably foreseeable use of the machine.
- Decided 07/11/2001
- Published 07/11/2001
- DENNIS, Circuit Judge:, Before SMITH and DENNIS, Circuit Judges, and HARMON, District Judge.
- United States Fifth Circuit
- For Appellees:
- Richard E. Starling (argued), Pineville, LA, for Plaintiff-Appellee., Harry Alston Johnson, III (argued), Phelps Dunbar, Baton Rouge, LA, David A. Hughes, Hughes & LeFleur, Alexandria, LA, for Defendant-Appellant.