Texas & Pacific Ry. Co. v. Bourman
212 U.S. 536 (1909)

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Texas & Pacific Ry. Co. v. Bourman, 212 U.S. 536 (1909)

Texas & Pacific Railway Company v. Bourman

No. 56

Argued January 6, 7, 1909

Decided February 23, 1909

212 U.S. 536

Syllabus

The engineer of a train and the section foreman are fellow-servants of a section hand, and the latter cannot recover against the employer for an injury occurring through the negligence of either of the former.

Northern Pacific Railroad v. Egeland,163 U. S. 93, distinguished.

160 F. 452 reversed.

The facts are stated in the opinion.

Page 212 U. S. 538

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