HAZARDS EXPERT WITNESS CASE STUDIES

Trip and Fall in Parking Lot Attributed to Improper Speed Bump HAZARDS Expert Case

Plaintiff, who is in her 60s and residing in Utah, parked her car in the parking lot and was walking toward a business. To reach the entrance, she used the motor vehicle access aisle in front of the building. As she was walking, one of her feet caught on a …

Deadly Trip and Fall at Pharmacy Due to Fall Hazard HAZARDS Expert Case

Deadly Trip and Fall at Pharmacy Due to Fall Hazard

A woman and her husband were picking up prescriptions at a pharmacy. They were called over to a different section of the service counter. The woman tripped on stanchions at the pharmacy counter. She fell backward into her husband, and both fell to the grou …

Accident reconstruction expert witness advises on trip and fall at concert HAZARDS Expert Case

Accident reconstruction expert witness advises on a case involving a concert attendee who tripped on cables. The plaintiff was attending an empowerment conference at an arena with a group of friends when she tripped over one or more electrical cables that  …

Safety engineering expert witness discusses trip and fall at big-box retailer HAZARDS Expert Case

A safety engineering expert witness provides feedback on a case involving a plaintiff who suffered a trip and fall at a major big-box retailer. The plaintiff, located in Oklahoma, a thirty-year-old male, was shopping for home appliances at a major big-box  …

Handle in Automobile Causes Large Laceration HAZARDS Expert Case

Handle in Automobile Causes Large Laceration

This case involves a possible hazard in a used automobile. The plaintiff, an eighteen-year-old male, purchased a used SUV. The following day, the plaintiff’s brother was exiting the SUV when the handle on the door, which was missing a hand guard, became  …