Failor v. FedEx Ground Package System, Inc.

In Failor v. FedEx Ground Package System, Inc., the Pennsylvania Superior Court vacated an order from the Court of Common Pleas that had dismissed a slip-and-fall complaint based on  42 Pa.C.S. ยง 5322(e) and forum non conveniens. The injury occurred at a FedEx site in Maryland, but the injured employee lived in Pennsylvania and was about to bring a shipment to Pennsylvania when the injury occurred. The Superior Court found that both public and private factors favored honoring the plaintiff’s choice of forum. 

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