FIRE EXPERT WITNESS CASE STUDIES

Dangerous Space Heater Ignites Clothing FIRE Expert Case

Dangerous Space Heater Ignites Clothing

…  causing extensive burns on her skin and igniting a small fire behind the bar, causing thousands of dollars of property damage. It is …  and that the injuries and damage caused by the fire was a result of their defective design. An expert in fire causation safety …

Defect Causes ATVs to Catch Fire FIRE Expert Case

Defect Causes ATVs to Catch Fire

…  ATVs that are defective, and therefore, prone to catch fire. It is alleged that the liquid cooling system found on ATVs of this model …

Inadequate Warning on Water Pump Leads to Injuries FIRE Expert Case

Inadequate Warning on Water Pump Leads to Injuries

This case takes place in New York and involves a farmer who was injured while testing a portable irrigation pump. During pressure testing, the pipe was attached to the pumping apparatus and was filled to a few hundred pounds of pressure. At some point duri …

Fire Expert Witness: Firefighter Death Could Have Been Avoided FIRE Expert Case

…  case takes place in California and involves a fire expert witness, who was requested to testify on behalf of a plaintiff killed during the course of his duties as a volunteer firefighter. The individual in question was working with the forestry department during a forest fire, where he was ordered to help prepare a fireline by clearing brush. Other …

Defective Fire Extinguisher Injures Repair Worker FIRE Expert Case

Defective Fire Extinguisher Injures Repair Worker

…  and involves the accidental discharge of a heavy duty fire extinguisher system in a commercial kitchen which caused severe injury. …  was a repair technician who worked with specialized fire suppression systems. In this particular case, the plaintiff was working …

Real estate expert advises on fire victim’s insurance claim FIRE Expert Case

Real estate expert advises on fire victim’s insurance claim

…  advises on a case happened in South Dakota involving fire victims who claim their insurer short-changed their property claim. The plaintiffs’ home was damaged by wildfires and wildfire smoke. They assert that the wildfire smoke contained soot, …

Retail safety expert witness advises on shopper’s injury from dislodged fire extinguisher FIRE Expert Case

…  in retail safety and fire causation safety advise on a case involving a shopper who suffered an injury when her shopping cart dislodged a fire extinguisher. The plaintiff was shopping at a large retailer with her …  the child blocked her view, the plaintiff did not see the fire extinguisher mounted on a post in the center of the aisle. She struck the …

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

Faulty electric oven destroys home and kills young child

…  case involves a devastating fire that was ignited by a malfunctioning Kenmore double oven electric range …  the oven malfunctioned once again, causing a major house fire, which destroyed the home and which caused the death of the plaintiff’s …