Starwood’s W Austin Sued Over Falling Glass Injuries

Law360, New York (June 28, 2011, 6:46 PM EDT) -- Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide Inc. and one of its hotels were sued in Texas on Monday by two guests who were injured when glass panels fell 23 stories from the upscale W Austin hotel and shattered.

Susan Davis and Prashanth Magadi “are still under medical care and still removing glass from their bodies” following the June 10 incident at the Austin, Texas, hotel, according to the complaint.

“This case is a sad example of corporations that put profits over safety and why we have a...
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