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Ergonomics Expert Evaluates Allegedly Defective Motorcycle Helmet BIOMECHANICS Expert Case

This case involves a woman who fell off her motorcycle on the highway and landed face first. She was wearing a top-rated high-performance helmet. The lower part of the helmet cracked in half from the impact of the fall. As a result, the woman sustained si …

Boy Paralyzed After Dive Into Artificial Pond BIOMECHANICS Expert Case

Boy Paralyzed After Dive Into Artificial Pond

…  the pond bottom, not the cement anchors. An expert in biomechanics was sought to review the facts and discuss if the boy’s injuries …

Mechanical Engineer Evaluates Cause Of Roller Coaster Injury BIOMECHANICS Expert Case

This case involves a child who suffered head injuries while riding a roller coaster. The boy met the height and weight requirement for the coast in question. While the roller coaster went back and forth, the child hit his head several times on the seat …

Biomechanical Engineer Discusses Injuries Suffered by Skier at Terrain Park BIOMECHANICS Expert Case

This case involves an injury suffered by a patron at a ski resort terrain park. On the date of the incident in question, the plaintiff – who was a talented downhill skier – had spent the majority of the day skiing various trails at the resort. Towards the  …

Child’s Car Seat Blamed for Fatal Outcome of Car Crash BIOMECHANICS Expert Case

Child’s Car Seat Blamed for Fatal Outcome of Car Crash

This case involves a toddler who was killed in a car accident. On the date of the incident in question, the child was riding in the back seat of her family’s car when her father, who was driving, lost control of the vehicle after hitting a large patch of b …

Biomechanics Expert Opines on Mud Run Participant’s Injuries BIOMECHANICS Expert Case

This case involves a female plaintiff who suffered injuries during a nonprofit fundraising race that was designed to give funds to a local charity. The race was in a “mud run” format, with a number of obstacles strewn throughout the race’s course by event …

Woman Suffers Paraplegia Following Accident in Fitness Competition BIOMECHANICS Expert Case

This case involves a 30-year-old female who was involved in a boot camp competition at a health club, where personal trainers expected her to lift a large amount of weight from the floor to above her head as many times as possible within a given time frame …