by Greg Sterling, June 17, 2001
Remember the woman in Utah who used Google Maps’ walking directions, was hit by a car and sued? The case is Rosenberg v. Harwood and Google was successful in getting almost all the claims against the company dismissed last week.When last we left our story the plaintiff, Lauren Rosenberg, was walking from 96 Daly Street to and 1710 Prospector Avenue in Park City, Utah. Google Maps sent her via route 224, a highway without sidewalks. She was hit on Route 224 by driver-defendant Patrick Harwood. …
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- Court Dismisses Google Walking Directions Lawsuit Claims (searchengineland.com)
- Injured Pedestrian Can’t Sue Google for Providing Faulty Map Information — Rosenberg v. Harwood (ericgoldman.org)