WHEELING – A man now living in Belmont County, Ohio, is suing
his former employer and unnamed defendants, claiming their alleged negligence caused him to suffer
carbon monoxide poisoning at an Ohio County jobsite.
Randall Scott Myers filed a lawsuit April 29 in Ohio Circuit
Court against AlliedBarton Security Services LLC and 30 unnamed defendants,
alleging negligence, recklessness and deliberate intent.
According to the complaint, Myers worked for AlliedBarton as
a security guard hired to monitor a jobsite operated by the unnamed defendants.
The suit says that a generator near the guard shack where Myers was stationed
on May 3, 2014 pumped carbon monoxide into his workspace, sending him to the
emergency room with dizziness, nausea, vomiting and other symptoms lasting some
30 hours. The plaintiff claims he suffered permanent damage, including brain
damage and altered levels of consciousness, requiring ongoing medical expenses
Myers seeks a jury trial and punitive and compensatory
damages. is represented by attorney Brent A. Clyburn of White & Clyburn
Ohio Circuit Court Case number 16-C-122