CORROSION EXPERT WITNESSES

CORROSION EXPERT WITNESS CASE STUDIES

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 …

Homeowner Sues Contractor Over Plumbing Defect CORROSION Expert Case

Homeowner Sues Contractor Over Plumbing Defect

…  the main water line had separated from a coupling due to corrosion, creating a gap through which water was escaping. The water went …

Metallurgy Expert Witness Analyzes Brass Piping CORROSION Expert Case

Metallurgy Expert Witness Analyzes Brass Piping

…  content greater than 15%. After six months, as a result of corrosion, the fittings began to spring multiple leaks, causing extensive water …

Allegedly Defective Car Wax Damages Hot Rod CORROSION Expert Case

Allegedly Defective Car Wax Damages Hot Rod

…  alleged that the car wax was defective, which caused the corrosion to the exterior of her hot rod. A forensic chemistry expert was …