CONSTRUCTION SAFETY EXPERT WITNESSES

CONSTRUCTION SAFETY EXPERT WITNESS CASE STUDIES

Construction Site Fails To Reroute Pedestrians Causing Two Fatalities CONSTRUCTION SAFETY Expert Case

…  At the time, half of the street was blocked off for curb reconstruction. However, there were no signs blocking or redirecting pedestrian …  alleged that the temporary traffic control plan for the construction site was negligent in failing to reroute pedestrians out of the …

Forklift Driver Without OSHA Training Causes Fatal Accident CONSTRUCTION SAFETY Expert Case

Forklift Driver Without OSHA Training Causes Fatal Accident

…  case involves a construction site manager that was working at a luxury apartment complex in …  trained to properly operate a forklift. An expert in OSHA construction regulations and training standards was sought to opine on the …

Construction Workers Fall From Scaffolding In Violation Of OSHA Regulations CONSTRUCTION SAFETY Expert Case

…  case involves two construction workers who suffered fatal falls while working on a scaffolding structure. One of the construction workers was handing the other a tool. As the second construction …  He died in transit. It was alleged that the site safety manager did not ensure that all OSHA fall prevention regulations were in …

Stone Mason Suffers Traumatic Brain Injury From Fallen Block CONSTRUCTION SAFETY Expert Case

This case involves a general contractor that hired a team of stonemasons to conduct repair work on a museum building that was a historical landmark. The masons were removing old stone blocks around the window according to blueprints and replacing them wit …

Construction Site Trench Collapse Kills Worker CONSTRUCTION SAFETY Expert Case

Construction Site Trench Collapse Kills Worker

…  company was working to lay a pipe at a condominium construction site. The employee was working in a trench about 8 feet deep when …  to secure the trench prior to the accident. An expert in construction and contracting was sought to review this matter and determine if safety protocols were adequately adhered …

Construction Worker Injured By Falling Equipment CONSTRUCTION SAFETY Expert Case

Construction Worker Injured By Falling Equipment

…  case involves a construction worker that was severely injured while working on a highway construction project in Minnesota. The project required the installation …  vehicle, it fell from a height of about 9 feet, crushing a construction worker who was monitoring the placement. The worker suffered …

Negligent Rolling Door Installation Causes Permanent Injury CONSTRUCTION SAFETY Expert Case

This case involves a plumber who was called to repair a corroded pipe in a maintenance shed on a commercial property. The plumber attempted to enter the shed but found that the rolling door would not open because the wire cable had become tangled. He a …

Homeowner is Injured by Construction Debris CONSTRUCTION SAFETY Expert Case

Homeowner is Injured by Construction Debris

This case involves a homeowner that hired a property restoration company to repair his roof. Once the contractor finished with the work, they cleaned up the property, hauled the dumpster away, and told the owner of the home that they had finished before le …