No. 38331.

69 Wn.2d 497 (1966)

419 P.2d 141

HIENIE A. VOGEL et al., Respondents and Cross-appellants, v. ALASKA STEAMSHIP COMPANY, Appellant.

The Supreme Court of Washington, Department Two.

October 6, 1966.


Defendant shipowner appeals from a judgment on an adverse jury verdict in an action brought by a longshoreman for personal injuries sustained in a fall aboard the defendant's vessel. The jury found both negligence on the part of the shipowner and unseaworthiness of the vessel. Plaintiff cross-appeals from a reduction of the damage award by the jury under the rule of comparative negligence in maritime law.

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