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Class Action Claims Zimmer Hip Products were Harmful CORROSION Expert Case

Class Action Claims Zimmer Hip Products were Harmful

…  particles in soft tissue, and claimed it was due to the corrosion of the head-neck taper in Zimmer’s products. They each required …  on the design of Zimmer devices and opine on the alleged corrosion of the head-neck …

Biomechanical Engineering Expert Discusses Catastrophic Failure of Hip Implant CORROSION Expert Case

This biomechanics and kinesiology case involves a critical failure of an orthopedic hip implant in Michigan. The plaintiff was an active woman in her early 60’s who had undergone a hip replacement procedure several months before the date of the incident i …

Warning Label Experts Discuss Inadequate Labeling on Small Electronics CORROSION Expert Case

This case involves a mother in Mississippi who bought a package of small, battery powered toys with multicolored LED illumination. The mother distributed the toys to her own children as well as several of their friends during a birthday party at the defen …

Massive Explosion Linked to Corroded Gas Line CORROSION Expert Case

Massive Explosion Linked to Corroded Gas Line

This case involves a woman who suffered serious injuries due to an explosion linked to a corroded gas line under her property. In the weeks leading up to the explosion, the woman repeatedly noticed the smell of natural gas in her home and on the lawn outsi …

Corrosion Expert Witness Opines on Defective Hip Implant Component CORROSION Expert Case

…  total hip arthroplasty, including metallosis, due to corrosion of the head-neck taper. These patients have suffered a range of …  was designed and / or manufactured negligently, and that corrosion caused by mechanical stress on the devices was causing metal to enter …

Corrosion Expert Comments on Metallosis From Metal-on-Metal Hip Implant CORROSION Expert Case

This case involves a patient from Mississippi who suffered from metallosis after receiving a hip implant. Several months after receiving a metal-on-metal hip implant manufactured by a leading medical device manufacturer, the patient began to suffer from a …

School safety expert witness advises on student injury CORROSION Expert Case

School safety expert witness advises on student injury

A school safety expert witness with a laboratory safety specialty advises on a case involving a fourth grade private elementary school student who was encouraged by his substitute teacher to taste and swallow what turned out to be a corrosive liquid result …