ELECTRICAL EXPERT WITNESS CASE STUDIES

Railroad Worker Suffers Permanent Injury From Electric Shock ELECTRICAL Expert Case

This case takes place in New York and involves a locomotive engineer who was injured while operating the locomotive for a large freight train hauling iron ore. The engineer leaned back in his seat and, without warning, his hand touched unprotected bare wir …

Factory Worker is Electrocuted by Machinery ELECTRICAL Expert Case

Factory Worker is Electrocuted by Machinery

…  the contractor somehow came into contact with a live electrical element, causing severe injuries internally and …

OSHA expert witness advises on electrician’s fatal fall ELECTRICAL Expert Case

OSHA expert witness advises on electrician’s fatal fall

An OSHA expert witness advises on a case involving a contract electrician who was installing a video surveillance system at a company when he fell to his death. The job entailed installing a conduit above a false ceiling about 20 feet above the floor. The  …

Faulty electric oven destroys home and kills young child ELECTRICAL Expert Case

Faulty electric oven destroys home and kills young child

This case involves a devastating fire that was ignited by a malfunctioning Kenmore double oven electric range caused by faulty wire assembly. The plaintiff had purchased the oven from a major national retailer and promptly advised them that the oven was no …

Construction Worker Suffers Burns and Amputation in Digging Accident ELECTRICAL Expert Case

…  a drill that he was operating hit an underground energized electrical line. The construction worker suffered extensive physical injuries, …  dangerous condition created by the underground energized electrical …

Army Private Electrocuted on Army Range ELECTRICAL Expert Case

Army Private Electrocuted on Army Range

…  The metal latrine had become energized due to corroded electrical grounding, improper bonding, faulty breakers, and a short in the …  to the accident, the Army had contracted with a private electrical contractor to demolish the latrine but the demolition was postponed. …