$1.2 Million Wrongful Death Verdict Against Chevron U.S.A. Inc.
April 25, 2017
A Wyoming jury found Chevron U.S.A. Inc., negligent and responsible for a man's death and awarded a verdict of $1.2 million in wrongful death damages. Truck driver Tom Coffey fell to his death on Chevron's property near Kemmerer, Wyoming, in 2014. Spence trial lawyers Tyson E. Logan and Noah W. Drew represented Sharon Coffey, Mr. Coffey's widow, in the wrongful death case against Chevron, claiming that Chevron was responsible for Coffey's death because it failed to provide a reasonably safe place for Mr. Coffey to work, and because its safety equipment was unreasonably dangerous. During the 2-week jury trial in federal court in Casper, Wyoming, Tyson Logan argued that Mr. Coffey was... Read more