CONSTRUCTION EXPERT WITNESSES

CONSTRUCTION EXPERT WITNESS CASE STUDIES

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 …

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 …