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Painter is Fatally Injured by Defective Construction Lift PAINT Expert Case

Painter is Fatally Injured by Defective Construction Lift

…  case involves a commercial painter who was severely and permanently injured when a construction lift he …  structure, which he was covering with a protective coat of paint. It was noted that the machine lacked stabilization struts, despite the …

Lead Contamination Causes Developmental Problems PAINT Expert Case

Lead Contamination Causes Developmental Problems

…  had personally removed large portions of the lead-based paint from both the exterior and interior of the building by use of grinding wheels, brushes, and various other paint removal tools. He was not trained or certified to remove lead paint and …

Prison Inmates Allegedly Exposed to Harmful Dust From Spray Coating Removal PAINT Expert Case

This case involves a number of a prison inmates who were exposed to airborne particulates in high concentrations during renovations to the prison facilities. The prison administration contracted with a professional coating contractor to use a particular k …

Man Suffers Permanent Injuries From Dangerous Staircase PAINT Expert Case

Man Suffers Permanent Injuries From Dangerous Staircase

This case involves a man who was seriously injured after falling down a flight of stairs that had fresh coatings of clear lacquer. At the time of the accident, the stairway was not roped off, nor were any signs posted warning of the danger of the wet lacqu …

Safety engineering expert witness discusses trip and fall at big-box retailer PAINT Expert Case

A safety engineering expert witness provides feedback on a case involving a plaintiff who suffered a trip and fall at a major big-box retailer. The plaintiff, located in Oklahoma, a thirty-year-old male, was shopping for home appliances at a major big-box  …

Extension Ladder Design Leads to Injury PAINT Expert Case

Extension Ladder Design Leads to Injury

…  2013, the plaintiff, a thirty-six-year-old professional painter in Oregon, was on a 32-foot extension ladder. He set up the ladder on a new, faux-wood deck in order to paint a sun window on the second floor of a home. The ladder was set up with no …

Falling merchandise causes severe brain damage at major big-box retailer PAINT Expert Case

This matter involves a premises liability case against a major big-box retailer. On the day in question, a customer was shopping for a blender for his newly renovated kitchen. He entered the display aisle and saw a particular model of nutribullet blender t …

Homeowner’s Son Gets Lead Poisoning From House Paint PAINT Expert Case

Homeowner’s Son Gets Lead Poisoning From House Paint

…  included an order to remove all the chipped and peeling paint on the garage and home exterior before the closing. The realtor had the home painted and the couple later bought the house. Three months later, the …

Car Accident Possibly Connected to Texting PAINT Expert Case

Car Accident Possibly Connected to Texting

This case involves a car crash possibly linked to texting. The defendant was driving a short distance to meet a friend for breakfast. She had been texting her coworker information on a work project, but claimed that she stopped her vehicle to make the text …

Retail Expert Witness Opines on Falling Merchandise Case PAINT Expert Case

…  falling on a customer. The plaintiff was browsing the paint section of a retail store. The store had numerous shelves, each sitting …  shelf. The plaintiff went to remove his selected can of paint from the shelf, but the slight movement triggered an unrestrained box of …