BRAKE FAILURE EXPERT WITNESS CASE STUDIES

Transmission Failure Blamed For Serious Car Accident BRAKE FAILURE Expert Case

Transmission Failure Blamed For Serious Car Accident

…  because she was in the backseat, she could not hit the brakes to stop it. As she attempted to pull the hand-brake, the car picked up speed and collided with another car in the street. …

Automotive Brake Failure Causes Severe Accident BRAKE FAILURE Expert Case

Automotive Brake Failure Causes Severe Accident

…  in the middle of the road. When he attempted to apply the brakes, the plaintiff claims that his brakes did not respond, causing him to crash into the back of the truck at high …

Motorcycle Expert Opines on Fatal Brake Defect BRAKE FAILURE Expert Case

Motorcycle Expert Opines on Fatal Brake Defect

…  at a high rate of speed in the parking lot when his brakes apparently failed, causing him to crash into an exterior wall of a …  accident, however the manufacturer maintained that brake failure was not the cause of the accident. It was reported that components of …

Bicycle Engineering Expert Opines on Brake Failure Leading to Crash BRAKE FAILURE Expert Case

…  bike was first purchased, the Plaintiff verified that its brakes were in working order. Later that same day, the Plaintiff took the bike …  in the middle of the path. The Plaintiff attempted to brake, however the brake mechanism did not respond, and the Plaintiff struck …

Motorcycle Accident Caused by Front Wheel Falling Off BRAKE FAILURE Expert Case

Motorcycle Accident Caused by Front Wheel Falling Off

This case involves an injury to a male after the front wheel of his motorcycle came off. The plaintiff, a forty-four-year-old man had just taken his motorcycle to be serviced at a dealership for routine maintenance and a new set of tires. Once the bike was …

Forklift Injures Worker Due to Inadequate Brake Mechanism BRAKE FAILURE Expert Case

Forklift Injures Worker Due to Inadequate Brake Mechanism

…  others on a small incline. The plaintiff set the parking brake, which had not been adjusted in over three years. The parking brake was an Orchelan-style brake that could be adjusted, but, due to neglect, …