Missouri Class Certified in Guardrail Litigation

December 08, 2017

On December 6, 2017, a Missouri class action consisting of Missouri counties and others was certified against Trinity Industries, Inc. and Trinity Highway Products, LLC (“Trinity”).  The product at issue is Trinity’s ET-Plus guardrail end terminals.

Plaintiff alleges that Trinity modified its ET-Plus guardrail end terminals rendering them defective, and that these end terminals are installed on roadways owned and maintained by Plaintiff and the Class Members.

The case is Jackson County, Missouri vs. Trinity Industries, Inc., et al. and is pending in the Circuit Court of Jackson County, Missouri at Independence. Plaintiffs are represented by Miller Schirger LLC. A copy of the Honorable Kenneth R. Garrett III’s Order granting class certification can be read <here>.