NEGLIGENCE EXPERT WITNESSES

Expert Witness Directory: E-267774
This expert is highly qualified in the field of physical therapy with a focus on geriatrics. He earned his DPT from SUNY Stony Brook and is currently finishing a PhD in physical therapy from Nova Southeastern University. He is board-certified in geriatrics by the American Board of Physical Therapy and is a member of the American Physical Therapy Association and the Academy of Geriatric Physical Therapists. He has published numerous articles on limb loss and prosthesis. ...
Expert Witness Directory: E-301233
This highly qualified physical security expert has over 30 years of experience in the field including tags and seals, security negligence, and vulnerability assessments. He earned his BA in physics from Carleton College and his MS and PhD in physics from University of Colorado. This expert is a certified protection professional with ten US patents and a member of the American Society for Industrial Security. He served as a former senior systems engineer and section ...
Expert Witness Directory: E-082058
This former Chief California State Fire Marshal is a consummate expert in fire protection, building codes, and window safety. He has over 40 years of hands-on expertise and currently serves as Executive Director of the National Code Services Association. He also served as the Chair of California‟s Special Arson Task Force and has extensive experience in the investigation of fire origin, cause and spread and also negligence of fire department operations and management. ...
Expert Witness Directory: E-034827
This expert is board certified psychiatrist and addiction specialist, and also is certified by the American Board of Disability Analysts. He is an expert in handling capital, personal injury, loss mitigation, malpractice and negligence cases that involve the use of abused substances (especially, opiates, alcohol, hallucinogens, and stimulants), prescribed pharmacological agents, and in the general field of psychiatric and brain disease. This expert also is a leading ...
Expert Witness Directory: E-033997
This expert has extensive experience in cases involving child abuse or injury in institutional settings (i.e. schools, churches, foster care, youth groups, day care, treatment centers, residential facilities and hospitals), failure to supervise, interpersonal violence and bullying, sexual abuse by teachers, clergy or staff members and child-on-child abuse. She can help you assess standards and practices, policies and procedures, and questions of negligence. Having worked ...
Expert Witness Directory: E-019246
This highly qualified attorney has 35+ years of experience. He earned his BA from the University of Maryland and JD from The John Marshall Law School of Chicago, Illinois. After graduation he served as an Attorney-Advisor to Esther Peterson, President Carter's Special Assistant for Consumer Affairs where he initiated the interagency litigation project, establishing a consumer presence in Administrative cases across the government. Thereafter, he served as General Counsel ...
Expert Witness Directory: E-009341
This expert is well versed in all areas of maritime safety and regulation. He spent 30 years in the United States Coast Guard serving as a Boatswains Mate and Chief Warrant Officer, among other positions in operations and safety. He has conducted a myriad of law enforcement boardings to ensure vessels were in compliance with federal law and safety requirements. He is Coast Guard trained in Jones Act, OSHA Regulations, ABYC standards, and SMS (Safety Management Systems) ...
Expert Witness Directory: E-000458
This is a highly qualified expert who is capable of reviewing the case at hand. He is highly published and has considerable professional and academic experience in the field of ergonomics and engineering, making him capable of commenting on the potential for negligence on the part of the defendant in this case. The areas in which he has consulted with attorneys may be broadly characterized as those involving issues pertaining to ergonomics/human factors, product safety, ...

NEGLIGENCE EXPERT WITNESS CASE STUDIES

Nursing Home Staff Fails To Properly Clean Patient With Persistent Incontinence NEGLIGENCE Expert Case

This case involves an elderly male patient who was admitted to the nursing home after a hospital stay during which he contracted C-Difficile. Upon admission to the nursing home, the patient suffered from fecal incontinence due to the C-Difficile and was no …

Hip Replacement Patient Receives Incorrect Implant NEGLIGENCE Expert Case

Hip Replacement Patient Receives Incorrect Implant

This case involves a 79-year-old male patient who underwent a scheduled hip replacement. The surgeon had requested a size 36 implant for the patient’s procedure. The size 36 implant arrived in mislabeled packaging and had actually held a size 33 implan …

Elderly Patient Succumbs To Heart Attack Following Delayed Transport NEGLIGENCE Expert Case

This case involves an elderly female patient living in a nursing home who began experiencing symptoms of a heart attack. Although the facility staff was aware of the patient’s symptoms, they waited nearly an hour to call for emergency transport. Once emer …

Failure To Transfer 911 Call Causes Defibrillator Patient Fatality NEGLIGENCE Expert Case

This case involves a man who was using a wearable defibrillator vest manufactured for consumer use. While at home alone, the man experienced lightheadedness and lost consciousness. The life vest delivered defibrillation and the man was able to regain c …

Patient Develops Bacterial Infection From Untreated Bedsore NEGLIGENCE Expert Case

Patient Develops Bacterial Infection From Untreated Bedsore

This case involves an elderly female patient who was admitted to the hospital after losing consciousness. She was diagnosed with pneumonia, taken to the ICU, and intubated. For the remainder of her time at the hospital, she was given breathing assistan …

Driver With Advanced Multiple Sclerosis Causes Fatal Motorcycle Accident NEGLIGENCE Expert Case

This case involves the death of a motorcycle rider who was was driving down a two-way road. About 60 feet in front of him, an SUV pulled off onto the right shoulder and made the U-turn across the roadway. Subsequently, the motorcycle impacted the side of t …

Grocery Store Walkway Puddle Causes Slip And Fall Accident NEGLIGENCE Expert Case

Grocery Store Walkway Puddle Causes Slip And Fall Accident

This case involves a man in his late 40s who sustained a back injury due to a slip and fall in a grocery store. The incident took place on a snowy day. A puddle of melted snow had accumulated in the walkway, and there were wet carts by the registers as wel …

Unattended Elderly Patient Is Injured During Physical Therapy Session NEGLIGENCE Expert Case

This case involves a 76-year-old female patient who suffered an injury during a physical therapy session. The patient was in the midst of recovering from a hip replacement surgery and was required to use a treadmill as part of her physical therapy regimen. …

Negligent Security System Installation Causes Residential Fire NEGLIGENCE Expert Case

This case involves the alleged improper wiring of cable and security systems in a residential apartment building. The defendant security system provider installed a particular cable and telephone provider in several apartments in the building before switc …