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Goins v. Advanced Disposal Services Gulf Coast, LLC

This case law update has brought to you by Freeway Law, personal injury and motor vehicle crash lawyers. The following is not one of our cases, but it is of some significance, and we thought we should share it with our readers for informational purposes. The information below is for informational purposes only and not to be construed as legal advice.

Court: Supreme Court of Alabama

Docket: 1190393

Opinion Date: February 19, 2021

Judge: Mitchell

Areas of Law: Civil Procedure, Personal Injury

Lonas Goins was injured when a train locomotive that he was operating collided with a garbage truck at a railroad intersection. Goins sued the owner and the driver of the truck. After a five-day trial, a jury found in favor of Goins and awarded him damages. Dissatisfied with the jury’s damages award, Goins appealed the judgment, arguing that the trial court committed multiple errors that warranted a new trial. Finding no reversible error, the Alabama Supreme Court rejected Goins’s arguments and affirmed the judgment.

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