ENVIRONMENTAL EXPERT WITNESSES

ENVIRONMENTAL EXPERT WITNESS CASE STUDIES

Lead Contamination Causes Developmental Problems ENVIRONMENTAL Expert Case

Lead Contamination Causes Developmental Problems

…  of lead from their bloodstream. A number of experts in environmental engineering, soil chemistry, and a neuropsychologist were …

Property Dispute Emerges from Toxic Tort ENVIRONMENTAL Expert Case

Property Dispute Emerges from Toxic Tort

This is a mortgage securitization case in North Carolina involving a town’s use of private property to dump waste and polluted materials. Following the dispute, there was confusion over who owned the mortgage note of the property, and whether or not it h …

Factory Sued for Environmental Release of Carcinogens ENVIRONMENTAL Expert Case

Factory Sued for Environmental Release of Carcinogens

A lodge in West Virginia decided to file suit against a neighboring factory for groundwater contamination after lodge employees began to show signs of organ and nervous system damage. The factory had allegedly been practicing off-site dumping of toxic wast …

Residents Sue Sewer Engineer Over Hazardous Waste ENVIRONMENTAL Expert Case

Residents Sue Sewer Engineer Over Hazardous Waste

This environmental health case involves a landfill that has been exposed to numerous toxic …  reproductive capacity to be a direct result of the environmental …

Farming Community Suffers Significant Injuries from Soil Contamination ENVIRONMENTAL Expert Case

This environmental health case involves a large agriculture community in the Wyoming …  an extensive beekeeping project that was crippled by the environmental contamination, killing off numerous valuable hives. Eventually, …  was alleged that several national agencies responsible for environmental health and safety failed in their duty to prevent the …

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 …