Alvin Smith v. C. N. O.& T. P. RY Co.

Order: 
Supreme Court Case Name: 
Alvin Smith v. C. N. O.& T. P. RY Co.
Case Date: 
1912
Court Origin: 
Circuit - Civil
Cause/Crime: 
Damages

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County:

Division: 
East
Number of Pages: 
88
Notes / Description: 

Def. is the Cincinnati, New Orleans and Texas Pacific Railway Co. Pla. was employed as as servant by the Def. and was instructed to use a handcar to deliver a gasoline drum. After the delivery, Pla. was again operating the handcar when a wooden handle malfunctioned causing the Pla. to be thrown from the car. Due to the injuries he sustained, Pla. was unable to work for 4 months. Pla. is seeking damages.