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Allegedly Defective Ladder Injures Homeowner FORENSIC Expert Case

Allegedly Defective Ladder Injures Homeowner

This case involves a 41-year-old female homeowner who was injured after she fell off of a ladder. She had borrowed an aluminum ladder from her neighbor to clean her gutters. As the woman reached the top of the ladder, it gave way causing her to fall 15 f …

Resort Tampers With Evidence Of Sexual Assault FORENSIC Expert Case

Resort Tampers With Evidence Of Sexual Assault

This case involves a woman who was allegedly sexually assaulted at a resort in New Mexico. The woman was checking into the resort late in the evening and was escorted to her room by a male bellhop. Security video footage showed the woman and the bellhop l …

Flawed Ventilation System In Residential Home Fails Soon After Installation FORENSIC Expert Case

This case involves a house in Nevada which was built into a steep hillside. Most of the HVAC supply and return ducting was directly buried into the surrounding terrain. The remaining ducting was poorly installed in the interior walls allowing air to dump …

Technician Loses Arm In Conveyor Belt Accident FORENSIC Expert Case

Technician Loses Arm In Conveyor Belt Accident

This case involves a plaintiff who was a conveyor belt splicing technician at an industrial packaging factory. While the plaintiff was working, the sleeve of his shirt became stuck in the roller of the conveyor belt. The plaintiff attempted to un-jam …

Fingerprint Examiner Conducts Chemical Analysis On Recovered Weapon FORENSIC Expert Case

This case involves a fatal stabbing at a nightclub. Shortly after the shooting, the knife was recovered by police. During the investigation, there was disagreement among the parties as to the immediate causes and situation and who used the knife. It wa …