FIRE EXPERT WITNESS CASE STUDIES

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 …

Airplane Crashes as Crew Fails to Follow Navigation Procedures FIRE Expert Case

…  When foreign officials detected the airplane, they fired several heat-seeking missiles at the plane. The exploding missiles …  that aircraft infringing on the foreign territory might be fired on without warning. The survivors of several passengers filed a wrongful …