D. B. F. Ray v. Southern White Lime Corporation

Order: 
Supreme Court Case Name: 
D. B. F. Ray v. Southern White Lime Corporation
Case Date: 
1912
Court Origin: 
Circuit - Civil
Cause/Crime: 
Negligence

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County:

Division: 
East
Number of Pages: 
70
Notes / Description: 

Pla. held several jobs with the Def. but the last was cleaning out holes where gunpowder would be poured and cleaning rock from blasts. While performing said duties, Pla. was struck by sliding rock, causing significant physical and mental impairments. Pla. claims he was never warned of the dangers of his job or taught how to perform his duties. Also included in the casefile are documents related "Gager Lime and Mfg. Co. v. Mrs. Lee Dooley," where Dooley's husband was killed by falling rock.