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Ueland v. Pengo Hydra-Pull Corp.
Washington Supreme Court
691 P.2d 190 (1984)
Kimberly and William Ueland (plaintiffs) were two minor siblings. Their father, Eric Ueland, was injured while working for his employer, Pengo Hydra-Pull Corporation (Pengo) (defendant). Eric’s injuries left him in a vegetative state. Kimberly and William brought suit against Pengo for the loss of consortium from their father. The trial court found in favor of the Uelands. Pengo appealed.
Rule of Law
Holding and Reasoning (Pearson, J.)
Dissent (Dore, J.)
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