Georgia Jury Awards $280 Million For Truck-driver-caused Multi-fatality

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DaveW's Comment
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After a weeklong trial wrought with emotion that ended on August 23, a Muscogee County, Georgia, jury awarded more than a quarter of a billion dollars to the family of one of the women killed in a five-person fatal accident when a driver for Schnitzer Southeast crossed the centerline and hit the family's SUV head on.

Georgia jury awards $280 million for truck-driver-caused multi-fatality

Rob T.'s Comment
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This is a really tragic situation and another example of how deadly things can be if we don't do our jobs safely. That seems quite excessive of a judgement though. LOADS CAN ALWAYS BE RESCHEDULED,IF YOU NEED A NAP PULL OVER.

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