ACCIDENT RECONSTRUCTION EXPERT WITNESS CASE STUDIES

Accident Reconstructionist Investigates Delivery Truck Collision ACCIDENT RECONSTRUCTION Expert Case

…  too far to the left of the driveway, causing the accident. The sedan passengers alleged that the truck driver did not slow down enough while making the turn. An expert in accident reconstruction was to review the data, determine how the accident played out, …

Loose Manhole Cover Causes Fatal Traffic Accident ACCIDENT RECONSTRUCTION Expert Case

Loose Manhole Cover Causes Fatal Traffic Accident

This case involves a manhole cover that was located on a high speed and high traffic section of road in the suburbs of a major Northwestern city. At the time of the incident in question it was noted that the stretch of road surrounding the manhole cover ha …

Biomechanics Expert Opines on Death of Construction Worker ACCIDENT RECONSTRUCTION Expert Case

Biomechanics Expert Opines on Death of Construction Worker

The use of a aerial lift to install a dynamic load of cross braces on open webbed steel joists went fatally awry when the operator was fatally pinned while attempting to secure the braces. The operator had been working alone, using a telescopic boom aerial …

Human Factors Experts Evaluate Inadequate Signage Leading to Automotive Accident ACCIDENT RECONSTRUCTION Expert Case

…  case involves a multi-car accident in Massachusetts. On the morning of the accident, the plaintiffs were idling on a highway on-ramp, as traffic was backed up following an earlier accident. Their vehicle was in a work zone, and there were road work …

Bus Safety Expert Comments on Fall Caused by Defective Safety Stair ACCIDENT RECONSTRUCTION Expert Case

This case involves an elderly man with a history of knee problems. Prior to the events of this case, the man had undergone a total knee replacement, as well as a subsequent revision surgery. The man frequently rode a certain bus in order to visit his child …