Court: Exposure Equals Injury; New Mexico Statute Of Repose Bars Claims

Court: Exposure Equals Injury; New Mexico Statute Of Repose Bars Claims

PHOENIX - An Arizona resident's exposure to asbestos and, thus, his injury occurred in New Mexico, and its statute of repose applies to companies contracted to design, manufacture and install customized products, the Arizona Court of Appeals held April 17 (Vickie L. Pounders, et al. v. Enserch E&C Inc., et al., No. 1 CA-CV 11-0282, Ariz App., Div. 1; 2012 Ariz. App. LEXIS 53).

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