Attorney(s) appearing for the Case
Lawrence G. Zurawsky, Pittsburgh, Pa., for appellants.
William C. Walker, Dickie, McCamey & Chilcote, Pittsburgh, Pa., for appellee.
Before HASTIE, Chief Judge, and McLAUGHLIN and ADAMS, Circuit Judges.
United States Court of Appeals, Third Circuit.
OPINION OF THE COURT
HASTIE, Chief Judge.
These diversity actions for the wrongful death and negligent personal injury of two workmen arose out of a Pennsylvania industrial accident allegedy caused by defective equipment of the employer. The Pennsylvania Workmen's Compensation Act bars common law recovery against an insured employer by or on behalf of an employee for negligent injury or wrongful death. In an effort to avoid that bar, these actions were brought...
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