OSHA EXPERT WITNESS CASE STUDIES

Driver Injured While Loading HDTVs for Retail Store OSHA Expert Case

Driver Injured While Loading HDTVs for Retail Store

This case involves a personal injury to a driver. The plaintiff, a truck driver, was hired by a trucking company to pick-up and deliver large quantities of HDTVs for a retail store. When she arrived at the retail store’s factory, she began to help load t …

Allegedly Defective Drywall Leads to Workplace Injury OSHA Expert Case

Allegedly Defective Drywall Leads to Workplace Injury

This case involves an injury due to a piece of drywall falling on an employee in a retail store. The employee was working in a store where construction had recently taken place. A piece of drywall fell to the floor. The employee attempted to put the piece  …

Rapidly Descending Refrigerator Door at Grocery Store Injures Man OSHA Expert Case

This case involves an injury to a man due to a rapidly closing overhead door. The plaintiff was taking a tour of the defendant’s grocery store. The plaintiff came to the giant 14′ x 10′ insulated freezer doors where forklifts enter and exit when the door q …

Forklift Accident Worsened by Lack of Rear Compartment Guards OSHA Expert Case

This case involves product liability in the design of a forklift truck, which the plaintiff was operating when he was seriously injured. The plaintiff was driving a forklift truck when he made impact with a piece of fixed machinery. The plaintiff’s legs  …

Land Rig Worker Sustains Injury Due to Lack of Proper Training OSHA Expert Case

This case involves an injury to a worker on a land rig. The plaintiff was working on a land rig, and he was repairing a 23-foot pipe. While the operator was handling the machine, he went to raise the pipe, and it was raised in an alleged negligent manner.  …