Major woodworking legal liability trends revealed at IWF 2016
September 8, 2016 | 10:07 am CDT

Mike Lent of the Pennsylvania and Indiana Lumbermens Insurance Company describes the major legal liability issues woodworking companies face.

Lent says that loading and unloading injuries are common in the industry, and companies may find themselves in trouble. Lent also says companies may be in trouble when they supply materials which are used within a defective structure. Claims can often be made regarding bodily injury or property damage.


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