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Industrial Crane Accident Results in Severe Injuries HUMAN FACTORS Expert Case

Industrial Crane Accident Results in Severe Injuries

This case involves a crane accident. The plaintiff provided contract work for the defendant manufacturing facility. The facility operated hoists and cranes picking up storage containers up to one ton in weight. The containers are maneuvered onto a tram tha …

Unsafe Hatch on Container Ship Causes Serious Injuries HUMAN FACTORS Expert Case

Unsafe Hatch on Container Ship Causes Serious Injuries

This boating safety case takes place in Texas and involves a man who was severely injured after falling through a trap door while aboard an ocean container ship. The man was working as a machinist in the shipping industry, which was en rout to the United …

Deadly Trip and Fall at Pharmacy Due to Fall Hazard HUMAN FACTORS 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 …

Mechanical engineering expert witness advises on retail slip and fall HUMAN FACTORS Expert Case

A mechanical engineering expert witness advises on case involving a slippery store floor that caused a woman to fall and injure her knee and back. The plaintiff was shopping for deli products at a grocery store when she suddenly slipped on something wet a …