High Court Rules On FELA Asbestos Case

By Steven Brostoff

NU Online New Service, March 10, 2:45 p.m.EST?The Federal Employers' Liability Act allows a workerto collect 100 percent of damages relating to asbestos exposurefrom an employer who contributed to the injury, even if theemployer is only minimally to blame, according to a decision handeddown by the U.S. Supreme Court today.

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