Plaintiff was a temporary truck driver for Transforce Inc. and Placed at Action Expediting Plaintiff state that on his second day of work, he fell down a set of stairs at the warehouse owned by CPR, Inc., due to inadequate lighting and lack of reflective strips or paint on the steps. Plaintiff claimed a right ankle injury requiring arthroscopic surgery and a bulging disc at L4-5 with radiculopathy requiring physical therapy and epidural injections. The defense denied that the lighting was bad and that the Plaintiff gave differing versions of the incident to a fellow worker and his treating physician. Plaintiff stated that he stepped off a curb at the facility and that he did not complain of back pain until one month after the occurrence. The Judge entered a judgment against CPR for $150,000
Verdict: Not guilty against Transforce and Action Expediting
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