$935,275.80 Verdict For Railroad Employee

Dorrance v. Union Pacific Railroad, Multnomah County Case No. 14CV07336 Plaintiff Dorrance was an employee of defendant Union Pacific Railroad.  He brought this claim pursuant to the Federal Employers’ Liability Act which governs on-the-job injuries for railroad employees rather than worker’s compensation laws.  The Act allows Dorrance to sue his own employer for negligently causing him…