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Airbag Fails To Deploy During Motor Vehicle Accident CONSUMER PRODUCT SAFETY Expert Case

Airbag Fails To Deploy During Motor Vehicle Accident

This case involves a 45-year-old woman that sustained life-threatening injuries in a motor vehicle accident. The driver lost control of the vehicle and it ran off the road. It struck the guardrail and several guardrail posts on the driver side before the f …

Weather Conditions Allegedly Cause Propane Tank To Explode CONSUMER PRODUCT SAFETY Expert Case

Weather Conditions Allegedly Cause Propane Tank To Explode

This case involves a group of people that were injured by a propane tank explosion at a local street fair in California. The fair took place on an incredibly hot and sunny day with no cloud coverage. The tank in question was being used by a food vendor n …

Consumer Products Allegedly Cause Asbestos Poisoning CONSUMER PRODUCT SAFETY Expert Case

Consumer Products Allegedly Cause Asbestos Poisoning

…  issues that have arisen from plaintiffs using industrial products that contained asbestos. It was alleged that consumers, particularly those in the construction and maritime industries who …

Electronics Manufacturer Is Accused Of Selling Defective Products CONSUMER PRODUCT SAFETY Expert Case

…  that was accused of knowingly selling defective products. The manufacturer had just released an updated version of one of their premier products and received thousands of complaints that the products would start to …

Herbal Supplement Allegedly Contains Banned Substance CONSUMER PRODUCT SAFETY Expert Case

Herbal Supplement Allegedly Contains Banned Substance

…  that was accused of including a banned substance in its products. The product was distributed in two primary retail drug stores. Within the first few …

Foreign Object In Bottled Beverage Causes Severe Injury CONSUMER PRODUCT SAFETY Expert Case

Foreign Object In Bottled Beverage Causes Severe Injury

This case involves a group of young adults who drank a bottle of wine which contained a metallic foreign object. One of the members of the group ended up with a foreign object lodged in her throat for several hours. She required immediate medical attentio …

Defective Pressure Cooker Causes Severe Burn Injuries CONSUMER PRODUCT SAFETY Expert Case

Defective Pressure Cooker Causes Severe Burn Injuries

…  case involves a consumer from Indiana who was cooking with his pressure cooker when it exploded. The consumer was hosting a party at the time of the explosion and several people …  the explosion. An expert familiar with the design of these products was sought to evaluate whether there was a design defect with this …

Aerosol Physics Expert Analyzes Allegedly Defective Respirators CONSUMER PRODUCT SAFETY Expert Case

This case involves a group of construction workers that were exposed to asbestos during the renovation of a brewery located on an industrial site. The project manager was aware of the risk of asbestos on site and mandated that all workers wear respirat …

Online Clothing Retailer Accused Of False Advertising CONSUMER PRODUCT SAFETY Expert Case

Online Clothing Retailer Accused Of False Advertising

…  clothing line and used high-pressure sales tactics to draw consumers to purchase. The company had various high-resolution images of their …  top of the webpage that commenced countdown the moment a consumer began browsing the webpage.  After purchase, most of the consumers …