AUTOMOTIVE EXPERT WITNESS CASE STUDIES

Automobile Expert Witness Discusses Airbag Deployment Malfunction AUTOMOTIVE Expert Case

This case involves a woman who was driving her rental car and hit a deviation in the road which caused her airbags to deploy. The plaintiff, a twenty-three-year-old female, was driving from her house to a nearby shopping mall. The road that lead to the sho …

Street Lighting Allegedly Causes Fatal Accident AUTOMOTIVE Expert Case

Street Lighting Allegedly Causes Fatal Accident

This case takes place in Pennsylvania and involves an accident that allegedly occurred as a result of improper roadway lighting. The plaintiff was a young girl who was riding her bike through a crosswalk at the time of the accident. The weather on the nigh …

Defective Steering Causes Fatal Accident AUTOMOTIVE Expert Case

Defective Steering Causes Fatal Accident

This case takes place in California and involves a woman who died as a result of a car accident. The plaintiff was driving on a highway that she was very familiar with. While plaintiff was driving at approximately 45 MPH on dry and clear conditions, the c …

Rental Car Company Hires Unsuitable Employee AUTOMOTIVE Expert Case

Rental Car Company Hires Unsuitable Employee

This case takes place in New York and involves a motor vehicle accident caused by the driver of a rental car. The defendant is a rental car company who hired an employee with an extremely debilitating condition. The employee appeared to be visually ill at …

Child is Paralyzed by Single-Strap Seatbelt AUTOMOTIVE Expert Case

Child is Paralyzed by Single-Strap Seatbelt

This case involves serious injury following an automobile accident. A family was driving on a highway, while another vehicle was driving in the opposite direction. The other driver was under the influence of alcohol and crossed over into the oncoming lan …

Lax Organizational Policies Contribute to Drunk Driving Death AUTOMOTIVE Expert Case

This case involves a motor accident resulting in death, and the allegedly insufficient organizational controls which lead top the accident. The target defendant is the general manager (GM) of a car dealership with a history of alcohol abuse. The CEO of the …

Driver Alleges Defective Seat Belt Caused Paralysis AUTOMOTIVE Expert Case

Driver Alleges Defective Seat Belt Caused Paralysis

Plaintiff was driving his car on the ramp between two highways in South Carolina when he lost control of the car. It exited the left side of the ramp and overturned. Plaintiff and his passenger were coded as using their available lap and shoulder belt syst …