CONSTRUCTION EXPERT WITNESSES

CONSTRUCTION EXPERT WITNESS CASE STUDIES

Construction Site Fails To Reroute Pedestrians Causing Two Fatalities CONSTRUCTION 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 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 …

Commercial Solar Panel Installation Leads To Workmanship Dispute CONSTRUCTION Expert Case

…  case involves the unpaid construction of a solar panel facility in Washington state. The facility and …  damage due to a snowstorm several months after the construction of the commercial utility project began. After the facility was repaired, the facility elected not to pay the construction company in full due to alleged construction and workmanship …

Engineer Fails To Accurately Assess Damages To Residential Property CONSTRUCTION Expert Case

This case involves a large residential home in California that was surveyed by a professional engineer following a storm. The house sustained significant foundational damages after being hit by a utility pole that came down during the storm. The homeowners …

Stone Mason Suffers Traumatic Brain Injury From Fallen Block CONSTRUCTION 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 …

Manufacturer Accused Of Selling Defective Construction Materials CONSTRUCTION Expert Case

…  case involves a manufacturer of construction materials that was accused of selling and installing defective and …  A financial expert experienced in the evaluation of construction projects and their costs was sought to speak to the variety in …

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 …