NEGLIGENCE EXPERT WITNESSES

NEGLIGENCE EXPERT WITNESS CASE STUDIES

Woman Loses Toe In Retail Store Escalator Accident NEGLIGENCE Expert Case

Woman Loses Toe In Retail Store Escalator Accident

This case involves an injury that occurred on an escalator at a department store. A woman who was wearing sandals was ascending to the third floor of the store. As she was getting off the escalator, the escalator suffered a sharp jerking motion, causing th …

Criminal Defense Attorney Fails To Inform Client Of Sentence Length NEGLIGENCE Expert Case

This case involves a business professional who was convicted of involvement in a Ponzi scheme and sentenced to jail. The federal judge verbally ordered the sentence of one year, which was different from what was written. According to the written sentence,  …

Intoxicated Patron Drowns in Swimming Pool After Being Removed From Bar NEGLIGENCE Expert Case

This case involves a 24-year-old woman who became both verbally and physically aggressive at a Miami bar. She had arrived at the bar in question around 11:30pm with a group of 3 friends. By 1:15am, the woman had become intoxicated to the point that she …

Nurse Practitioner Fails To Adequately Attend Tracheostomy Patient NEGLIGENCE Expert Case

This case involves an elderly female patient who had a tracheostomy tube placed following a neck surgery. The patient was transferred to a skilled nursing facility and placed under the care of a nurse practitioner. The nurse practitioner did not inf …

Corrections Facility Releases Violent Criminal Into Community NEGLIGENCE Expert Case

This case involves a man who murdered his wife and mother-in-law while on temporary leave from a corrections facility. The man had an extensive criminal history including domestic violence against his wife and had recently violated a restraining order  …

Patient Discharged From Hospital With Dislodged Feeding Tube NEGLIGENCE Expert Case

This case involves a male patient who underwent placement of a percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy (PEG) tube. While the physician was awaiting confirmation that the PEG tube had been placed properly, the patient’s PEG tube became dislodged. The patie …

Truck Driver With A History Of Substance Abuse Causes Highway Accident NEGLIGENCE Expert Case

This case involves a trucker who fell asleep while driving on a major highway and rear-ended a woman. At the time of the accident, the trucker had a blood alcohol content of 0.11. Subsequent drug testing showed consistent marijuana use as well. Furth …