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Worker Suffers Permanent Injuries in Loading Dock Accident OSHA Expert Case

Worker Suffers Permanent Injuries in Loading Dock Accident

This case involves a warehouse employee who suffered permanent and debilitating injuries due to an allegedly defective loading dock design. On the date of the incident in question, the worker had been tasked with unloading a trailer full of avocados that h …

Construction Expert Witness Opines on Injuries at Unsafe Job Site OSHA Expert Case

This case involves a construction worker in Connecticut who suffered serious injuries after he was partially run over by a construction vehicle while on the job. On the date of the incident in question, the man was working as a surveyor on a construction s …

Electrical Worker is Seriously Injured by Unsafe Lockout-Tagout Procedure OSHA Expert Case

This case involves an electrician who died from an accident at an amusement park in Wisconsin. The electrician was called in early in the morning to fix a maintenance issue on an indoor roller coaster, but the proper lockout/tagout procedure was not comple …

Forklift Operations Expert Opines on Fatal Accident During Material Delivery OSHA Expert Case

This case involves an injury that occurred while a forklift operator was unloading materials for a large manufacturer of prefabricated homes in Hawaii. A truckload of plywood had been delivered on a flatbed trailer, and the driver began to unstrap the load …

Industrial Safety Experts Discuss Evaporator Tank Cleaning Accident OSHA Expert Case

This case involves a man who was injured while cleaning the inside of an evaporator tank at a large brewing company in New Hampshire. He was cleaning the tank to remove calcified material that had collected over time. There was no inspection or cleaning p …

Warehouse Employee Suffers Significant Injuries in Forklift Accident OSHA Expert Case

This case involves a man who was injured working in the warehouse of a major producer of commercial baking ingredients. At the time of the incident in question, the plaintiff was employed as a subcontractor at the warehouse facility, and was tasked with t …

Welder is Killed by Damaged Electrical Connection on Welding Generator OSHA Expert Case

This case involves a welder who was killed by an improperly insulated cable running from a welding generator to an electrode. At the time of the incident in question, the welding cable was being fed through a ventilation shaft, with the generator and the  …