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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 …

Biomechanical Engineer Discusses Botched Robotic Hysterectomy BIOMECHANICS Expert Case

This case involves a patient who suffered severe burns during a robotically assisted hysterectomy. The patient was a middle-aged woman who was under the care of the Defendant for an ongoing gynecological issue, for which total hysterectomy was recommende …

Corrosion Expert Comments on Metallosis From Metal-on-Metal Hip Implant BIOMECHANICS Expert Case

This case involves a patient from Mississippi who suffered from metallosis after receiving a hip implant. Several months after receiving a metal-on-metal hip implant manufactured by a leading medical device manufacturer, the patient began to suffer from a …