CONSTRUCTION EXPERT WITNESSES

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Construction Management Experts Discuss Heavy Equipment Rollover on Construction Site CONSTRUCTION Expert Case

…  case involves the construction of a water treatment plant in Louisiana. The area where construction was taking place was surrounded by swampland, so transportation of men and materials to and from the construction site was a major issue. Thus, specialized vehicles were used for …

Building Codes Expert Evaluates Fall Caused by Unstable Railing CONSTRUCTION Expert Case

This case involves an elderly man who suffered a serious injury after falling due to an unstable railing. At the time of the incident in question, the man was at a restaurant eating breakfast when he got up to use the restroom. On the way to the restroom,  …

Construction Safety Expert Evaluates Fatal Extension Ladder Accident CONSTRUCTION Expert Case

…  to the side of a steel beam office building that was under construction. It was the worker’s first day at the job site, and the building was in the early stages of construction, with the building’s I-beams exposed to the elements. The steel …

Corrosion Expert Witness Discusses Defective Industrial HVAC Equipment CONSTRUCTION Expert Case

This case involves a large scale industrial cooling solution that was employed by an agricultural producer in order to provide cooling to several essential areas. The units, which had been purchased from a leading provider of industrial cooling solutio …

Construction Worker Suffers Fatal Accident Due to Poorly Maintained Equipment CONSTRUCTION Expert Case

…  case involves a construction worker who was fatally injured by a skid steer loader that he was …  the man was using the loader to move dirt around a construction site. At some point, the loader fell into a large trench that had been dug at the construction site, throwing the driver out of the cab and crushing him under …

Welder is Killed by Damaged Electrical Connection on Welding Generator CONSTRUCTION Expert Case

This case involves a welder who was killed by an improperly insulated cable running from a welding generator to an electrode. At the time of the incident in question, the welding cable was being fed through a ventilation shaft, with the generator and the  …

Labor and OSHA Standards Expert Evaluates Construction Site Injury CONSTRUCTION Expert Case

…  case involves injuries that were sustained by a construction worker who was part of a crew responsible for clearing the foundation of a skyscraper that was under construction from intruding groundwater. As a part of this function, the man …