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Residential Property Owners Resist Eminent Domain Imposition CONSTRUCTION Expert Case

This case involves an eminent domain proceeding in Nebraska. A large energy company proposed building a power plant complex allegedly for public benefit which required the company to seize residential property in the plant’s proposed vicinity. Residentia …

Construction Site Trench Collapse Kills Worker CONSTRUCTION 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 …

Engineering Design Flaw Blamed For Brewery Construction Complications CONSTRUCTION Expert Case

…  case involves the design and construction of a microbrewery in Massachusetts. The microbrewery project director hired a construction company who claimed to have extensive experience designing and constructing this type of facility. The construction company also claimed to be the industry leader in designing …

Construction Worker Injured By Falling Equipment CONSTRUCTION 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 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 …

Life Care Planner Discusses Costs For Paralyzed Worker CONSTRUCTION Expert Case

Life Care Planner Discusses Costs For Paralyzed Worker

…  case involves a 36-year-old construction worker that was injured installing insulation on the second floor …  opine on the future healthcare needs and costs the former construction worker will …

Civil Engineering Expert Investigates Construction Project Management CONSTRUCTION Expert Case

…  case involves a dispute relating to the construction of an offshore water treatment plant. The project was beset by several delays and defects throughout its construction, resulting in severe costs for investors in the project. It was …

Expert In OSHA Safety Standards Reviews Crane Lift Accident CONSTRUCTION Expert Case

…  case involves several construction workers who fell four stories from a crane lift basket. The crane in question was part of a large construction site for the renovation of several historic buildings. While the …  collapsed, killing the workers. It was alleged that the construction site was not up to OSHA regulations and that the site manager …