Mealey's Toxic Tort/Environmental - Court Hears Argument Over Whether Asbestos Exposure Was 'Intentional Injury'

Mealey's Toxic Tort/Environmental - Court Hears Argument Over Whether Asbestos Exposure Was 'Intentional Injury'

SEATTLE - The Washington Supreme Court on Feb. 13 heard arguments over whether an employer's decision to have employees return to an area where asbestos work was being done constitutes an "intentional injury" under the workers' compensation statutes (Gary G. Walston and Donna Walston v. The Boeing Co., No. 885117, Wash. Sup.).

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