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Negligent Forklift Operation Causes Severe Workplace Injury OSHA ACCIDENT Expert Case

Negligent Forklift Operation Causes Severe Workplace Injury

This case involves an industrial worker who was standing on a ground loading trailer helping to load the flatbed with long pieces of PVC pipe. The pipes were being transported to the trailer by a front end loader with forks. Several pipes were positioned o …

Negligent Forklift Maintenance Causes Fatal Warehouse Accident OSHA ACCIDENT Expert Case

This case involves a warehouse worker who was injured while operating a forklift. As the worker was pulling the forklift to a stop, the forklift tipped over knocking into a shelf of heavy wood storage boxes. The shelf collapsed causing the storage boxes t …

Poor Industrial Hygiene Causes Chemical Plant Explosion OSHA ACCIDENT Expert Case

Poor Industrial Hygiene Causes Chemical Plant Explosion

This case involves several explosions that occurred at a chemical plant in Michigan. A dangerous rainstorm forced the plant’s employees to evacuate the facility, leaving behind hazardous and toxic chemicals with no supervision. These chemicals required ref …

Expert In OSHA Safety Standards Reviews Crane Lift Accident OSHA ACCIDENT Expert Case

…  It was alleged that the construction site was not up to OSHA regulations and that the site manager failed to provide proper safeguards for their employees. An expert in OSHA regulations for large construction sites was sought to inspect the site in …

Unsupervised Employee Seriously Injured By Industrial Machinery OSHA ACCIDENT Expert Case

This case involves an employee that was initiating a wash-out for a filling machine. He was left alone to perform this task with no direction from the manager in spite of the fact that he had no formal training in this process. The employee removed the …

Unsafe Ladder Blamed for Fatal Workplace Accident OSHA ACCIDENT Expert Case

Unsafe Ladder Blamed for Fatal Workplace Accident

…  from the hatch and did not have 3 points of contact per OSHA requirements. The property owner hired a safety consultant prior to the …