When it comes to whether a wrongful death claim can be pursued for the loss of a premature infant, the fact the newborn was born alive rather than its chances of survival is key. That's the determination of a Connecticut Superior Court judge.
Having the word trinity attached to your product might give your company some instant branding credibility. The connotation may carry a lot of weight with people of some faiths. But if the product to which the word is associated is suspected of causing more harm than good, such branding can backfire. This is something that Trinity Industries Inc. may be learning very directly.
The thing about an unfathomable tragedy is that it never really goes away. Some of the details of what happened might fade from memory over time and blend into the fabric of the culture of the community, but the hard reality of the occurrences remain just under the surface.
Mold is really everywhere. But it doesn't tend to become a problem unless it has water to breed in and spread. If the conditions are right, however, mold can be a big issue, and not just because it looks horrible and smells bad.