ENGINEERING EXPERT WITNESS CASE STUDIES

Negligent Axle Repairs Allegedly Cause Truck Accident ENGINEERING Expert Case

Negligent Axle Repairs Allegedly Cause Truck Accident

…  expert was a licensed mechanical engineer, had used his engineering degree in the automotive industry for more than 16 years, and was …  investigative work in those areas. The mechanical engineering expert concluded that the damage to the vehicle was inevitable due …

Scaffolding Collapses Killing 3 Construction Workers ENGINEERING Expert Case

Scaffolding Collapses Killing 3 Construction Workers

This case involves a scaffolding collapse that killed 3 construction workers. The collapse occurred after a pile of construction materials fell from a crane onto the scaffolding.  It was alleged that the scaffolding should have been able to withstand the  …

Woman Is Severely Burned In Space Heater Fire ENGINEERING Expert Case

Woman Is Severely Burned In Space Heater Fire

…  breathing complications secondary to smoke inhalation. An engineering expert familiar with space heater design was sought to conduct …

Allegedly Negligent Automotive Repair Causes Fatal Accident ENGINEERING Expert Case

This case involves a truck that had been recently undergone repair at an automotive repair shop for an axle issue. When the owner retrieved the truck from the shop, he was assured by the mechanics that the issue had been completely resolved. The next day  …

Engineer Investigates Patent Infringement Case Concerning Inflatable Mattresses ENGINEERING Expert Case

This case involves an intellectual property dispute involving two domestic manufacturers of inflatable mattresses. The plaintiff manufacturer accused the defendant of infringing on patents concerning tension structure design, which maintained the structura …

Forklift Design Flaw Allegedly Causes Fatal Accident On Movie Set ENGINEERING Expert Case

This case involves a fatal forklift accident that occurred in a movie studio. During preproduction, the set crew was constructing a massive set which required steel beam framing. Prior to the start of preproduction, several crew members had received traini …

FDA Expert Reviews Regulatory Hip Replacement Violations ENGINEERING Expert Case

FDA Expert Reviews Regulatory Hip Replacement Violations

This case involves a hip replacement device MDL. It was alleged that the device manufacturer did not provide proper adverse event reports to the FDA as the data was coming in. An expert in FDA regulations was sought to discuss how the labeling and warning …

Aerospace Engineer Attempts To Leak Military Secrets ENGINEERING Expert Case

Aerospace Engineer Attempts To Leak Military Secrets

This case involves criminal charges against an engineer who attempted to leak sensitive documents using the U.S. military’s tactical aircrafts. The engineer packed and shipped a number of boxes with manuals containing proprietary information internationa …