OCCUPATIONAL HEALTH AND SAFETY EXPERT WITNESSES

OCCUPATIONAL HEALTH AND SAFETY EXPERT WITNESS CASE STUDIES

Septic Failure In Apartment Building Leads To Toxic Mold Conditions OCCUPATIONAL HEALTH AND SAFETY Expert Case

…  who refused to pay rent because of lack of maintenance and upkeep on part of the management company. There were several separate …  which septic failure occurred allowing waste to overflow and cause mold. The family had since developed a host of medical conditions …

Inadequate Vehicle Maintenance Blamed for Railroad Worker Death OCCUPATIONAL HEALTH AND SAFETY Expert Case

…  onto the tracks. The impact of the fall cracked his skull and he later died from his injuries. It was alleged that poor vehicle …  was to blame for the fall. An expert in railroad occupational safety was sought to inspect the site of the accident and determine the …

OSHA Expert Discusses Fatal Rock Crusher Accident at Quarry OCCUPATIONAL HEALTH AND SAFETY Expert Case

OSHA Expert Discusses Fatal Rock Crusher Accident at Quarry

…  was operating a rock crusher while working in the course and scope of his employment at a large rock quarry. While he was operating the …  during which time the subject rock crusher malfunctioned and he became lodged under the crusher, where he was killed …

Experts in Materials Exposure Opine on Engineer’s Cancer OCCUPATIONAL HEALTH AND SAFETY Expert Case

Experts in Materials Exposure Opine on Engineer’s Cancer

…  over twenty years in the workforce retired due to multiple health complications that were allegedly caused by his regular exposure to silica and other powder metal toxins. He contracted cancer, Hepatitis B, and numerous …

Talc Silicate Allegedly Harms Miners’ Health OCCUPATIONAL HEALTH AND SAFETY Expert Case

Talc Silicate Allegedly Harms Miners’ Health

…  lawsuit was filed over health issues sustained by mining workers in talc mines following an investigation into the mineral and silicate combinations of typical mines. Allegedly, the health issues arose from the mining of talc that contained asbestos, with …

Emergency Medicine Expert Discusses Delayed Diagnosis of Spinal Abscess OCCUPATIONAL HEALTH AND SAFETY Expert Case

…  for several days. He was evaluated by a nurse practitioner and was promptly discharged with a diagnosis of muscle strain. He was not examined by a physician and no imaging studies including an CT scan were conducted. Several days later …

Warehouse Employee Suffers Significant Injuries in Forklift Accident OCCUPATIONAL HEALTH AND SAFETY Expert Case

…  employed as a subcontractor at the warehouse facility, and was tasked with the installation of new lights on the warehouse ceiling. In …  a forklift, pulling the plaintiff off of the scaffolding and down to the warehouse floor. As a result of the fall, the plaintiff …

Experts Discuss Occupational Exposure to Toxins in Oil Refinery Workers OCCUPATIONAL HEALTH AND SAFETY Expert Case

…  at the facility, including depression, balance issues, and numbness and tingling in their extremities. It was alleged that the refinery failed to adequately safeguard worker safety during the modernization …