Whether roof was safe for shoveling snow was jury question

January 4, 2016

  • 231H Labor and Employment
  • 231HXVII Employer’s Liability to Employees
  • 231HXVII(B) Working Conditions and Methods of Performing Work
  • 231Hk2882 Questions of Law or Fact
  • 231Hk2890 Buildings

01-04-16It is a question for the jury whether a roof from which men were required to shovel snow was a safe place for them to work, where there was a flat skylight, consisting of a frame and ordinary window glass, without any protection around it.

Garety v. King, 211 S.W.3d 309 (Tex., 2006)