ENVIRONMENTAL EXPERT WITNESSES

ENVIRONMENTAL EXPERT WITNESS CASE STUDIES

Experts Discuss Occupational Exposure to Toxins in Oil Refinery Workers ENVIRONMENTAL Expert Case

This case involves a number of workers who claimed that they were exposed to a number of highly toxic substances during their employment at a large petroleum processing facility. The facility in question was undergoing an extensive modernization refit thro …

Scrap Metal Workers Suffer Lead Poisoning Due to Alleged Employer Negligence ENVIRONMENTAL Expert Case

This case involves a number of Plaintiffs that were exposed to lead dust during their employment at a scrap metal processing facility. The Defendants in this case had a business focused on processing scrap metal and lead-bearing byproducts into refined le …

Soil Chemistry Expert Witness Comments on Source of PCB Contamination ENVIRONMENTAL Expert Case

This case involves the widespread contamination of the environment, residential and commercial buildings, and various public areas by polychlorinated biphenyl (PCB) in a township in Maine. This contamination comes from a number of sources, including a numb …

Oncology Expert Opines on Radon-Related Lung Cancer ENVIRONMENTAL Expert Case

Oncology Expert Opines on Radon-Related Lung Cancer

This case involves a building inspector who was diagnosed with lung cancer after exposure to toxic levels of radon gases in the buildings in which we worked during his career. The buildings have been declared condemned due to the impermissible and lethal …

Toxicology Experts Opine on Environmental Chemical Contamination ENVIRONMENTAL Expert Case

…  to a number of hazardous chemicals through pervasive environmental pollution caused by the degradation of industrial waste in public …  a common industrial solvent that is resistant to environmental remediation efforts due to its low solubility in water, which …

Natural Gas Expert Witness Opines on Odorization System Defect ENVIRONMENTAL Expert Case

Background This case arises from Plaintiffs’ complaints of a “rotten egg” odor emitted from a natural gas facility neighboring their home. Defendants moved for summary judgment, asserting Plaintiff’s claims are barred by the Restrictive Covenant they sign …

Exposure to Coal Ash Waste Causes Public Health Emergency ENVIRONMENTAL Expert Case

Exposure to Coal Ash Waste Causes Public Health Emergency

…  a particle size distribution analysis to determine how environmental conditions and mechanical erosion affected the properties of the …  physically or chemically durable when exposed to routine environmental conditions (such as rain, sun, and wind), or when subjected to …

Lead Contamination Causes Developmental Problems ENVIRONMENTAL Expert Case

Lead Contamination Causes Developmental Problems

…  of lead from their blood stream. A number of experts in environmental engineering and soil chemistry are retained in this …