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Landscaper is Electrocuted by High-Voltage Line During Tree Trimming ELECTRICAL Expert Case

…  trimmer was hired by a contractor to a public electrical utility company to clear branches from power lines. At the time of …  line. Counsel for the plaintiff required an expert in electrical utilities to evaluate whether or not the company should have closed …

Malfunctioning Transformer Causes Severe Electric Shock ELECTRICAL Expert Case

Malfunctioning Transformer Causes Severe Electric Shock

This case involves an adolescent who was playing soccer with her brother when she suffered an electric shock by a transformer box. She was immediately taken to the hospital where she was treated for third degree burns and an injury from falling after the e …

Electrical Explosion in Warehouse Causes Significant Burns ELECTRICAL Expert Case

Electrical Explosion in Warehouse Causes Significant Burns

…  involves a man who was injured while attempting to perform electrical work for a large warehouse owned by an international logistics …  the man entered the room and stood up there was a massive electrical explosion. During the explosion, the worker suffered significant …

Telecommunications Worker Suffers Fatal Injuries From Electrical Shock ELECTRICAL Expert Case

This communications law case involves an employee of a local telecommunications company in Texas who was fatally electrocuted by a negligently placed power line. At the time of the incident in question, the man was working on coaxial cable used by his com …

Overhead Power Lines Electrocute Maintenance Worker ELECTRICAL Expert Case

Overhead Power Lines Electrocute Maintenance Worker

This case involves a young man who was severely electrocuted while he was cleaning equipment in an industrial park in South Dakota. The plaintiff’s job duties required him to carry a sweeper that has a long handle. When he was done sweeping, he lifted the  …

Woman is Electrocuted by Negligently Placed Power Line ELECTRICAL Expert Case

This case involves a 27-year-old-woman who was killed from electrocution resulting from accidental exposure to live power lines in Alaska. At the time of the incident in question, the woman was on the roof of the defendant’s building in order to conduct an …

Electrician Suffers Serious Burns in Arc Flash Explosion ELECTRICAL Expert Case

Electrician Suffers Serious Burns in Arc Flash Explosion

This case involves an electrician who was severely injured following an arc flash explosion. He was installing a disconnect switch on an energized, 480v bus duct in a large computer data center when the arc flash occurred. He was not given any personal pro …

Welder is Killed by Damaged Electrical Connection on Welding Generator ELECTRICAL 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  …