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Ergonomics Expert Evaluates Allegedly Defective Motorcycle Helmet MOTORCYCLES Expert Case

This case involves a woman who fell off her motorcycle on the highway and landed face first. She was wearing a top-rated high-performance helmet. The lower part of the helmet cracked in half from the impact of the fall. As a result, the woman sustained si …

Defective Anti-Lock Braking System Blamed for Highway Accident MOTORCYCLES Expert Case

This case involves a middle-aged motorcyclist who was riding on a major highway in Texas. As she went to take an exit, she braked, but the anti-lock braking system (ABS) did not engage properly. The motorcycle skid and the woman was thrown against the con …

Defective Dirt Bike Hand Grip Leads to Deadly Accident MOTORCYCLES Expert Case

Defective Dirt Bike Hand Grip Leads to Deadly Accident

This case involves a man who was fatally injured in a dirt bike accident that was allegedly caused by a failure in the bike’s handlebar assembly. On the date of the incident in question the man, who was an experienced dirt bike rider, was participating in  …

Motorcycle Expert Opines on Fatal Brake Defect MOTORCYCLES Expert Case

Motorcycle Expert Opines on Fatal Brake Defect

This case involves a man who was killed while learning how to ride a motorcycle in the parking lot of a large shopping center. At the time of the incident in question, the decedent was learning how to ride a motorcycle on a late-model bike that he had borr …

Motorcyclist Claims Poor Sight Lines Caused Crash MOTORCYCLES Expert Case

Motorcyclist Claims Poor Sight Lines Caused Crash

The subject crash occurred when plaintiff’s motorcycle struck the right front passenger door of a car in the state of Oregon. The motorcycle had been travelling north, and the car was travelling south and was turning left from the left turn lane. Plai …

Forensic Engineer Speaks to Vehicle Speed After DUI Accident MOTORCYCLES Expert Case

This case involves an alcohol-related motor vehicle accident. The defendant was driving home after meeting with friends for lunch, during which he ingested two glasses of beer. After driving for a while, the defendant began to get drowsy and, according to  …

Accident Reconstruction Required in Deadly Motorcycle Crash MOTORCYCLES Expert Case

This case involves a wrongful death suit in which the plaintiff-decedent was driving a motorcycle at a high rate of speed. The plaintiff was also carrying a passenger. As the plaintiff and his passenger went over a 4 lane bridge, the defendant-decedent was …