EMT EXPERT WITNESS CASE STUDIES

Ambulance Accident Causes Transported Patient To Suffer Additional Injuries EMT Expert Case

This case involves a 46-year-old man who suffered severe injuries while being transported by EMS. The ambulance was traveling at 65 mph and made a sharp right turn and overturned. The patient who was on the stretcher was thrown against the ambulance wall.  …

Inexperienced Paramedic Incorrectly Intubates Patient EMT Expert Case

Inexperienced Paramedic Incorrectly Intubates Patient

This case involves a middle-aged female with a history of diabetes who suffered cardiac arrest in her home. Emergency medical services arrived on the scene within 15 minutes and the decision was made to intubate the patient. The paramedic who int …

Woman is Seriously Injured After Falling From Gurney EMT Expert Case

Woman is Seriously Injured After Falling From Gurney

This case involves a female patient being transported by EMS out of her home on a gurney. She was dropped onto the ground from the gurney while being transported from the house to the ambulance, causing a cervical fracture. The attorney handling the case r …

Expert EMT Evaluates Improper Transportation of Heart Attack Victim EMT Expert Case

This case involves a female patient in Mississippi with a history of open heart surgery who was admitted to the hospital with complaints of chest pain. After undergoing a series of tests at her local hospital it was determined that she was suffering fro …

Biomechanics Expert Discusses Spinal Fracture Suffered During Ambulance Ride EMT Expert Case

This case involves a female patient who was picked up by emergency medical workers after having suffered an apparent seizure while attending her son’s baseball game. Due to severe confusion as well as belligerent behavior, the woman had been restrained pr …