PARAMEDIC EXPERT WITNESS CASE STUDIES

Negligent EMS Training Allegedly To Blame For Fatal Ambulance Accident PARAMEDIC Expert Case

This case involves an ambulance driver trainee who suffered a seizure while driving an ambulance during training. The field training officer attempted to regain control of the vehicle but was unable to. The ambulance eventually crashed into another vehicl …

Elderly Man Suffers Fatal Injuries Due to Improperly Secured Wheelchair PARAMEDIC Expert Case

This case involves an elderly man who died as a result of injuries sustained from a paratransit accident. He was not seat-belted into his wheelchair, nor was the chair secured to the paratransit van floor. During an erratic turn by the driver, the man was  …

Commercial Diver Suffers Severe Infection Due to Untreated Wound PARAMEDIC Expert Case

This case involves an injury to a commercial diver during a repair to an oil rig in the Gulf of Mexico, during which he sustained a cut on his hand. The individual began experiencing pain and throbbing in his hand, reported it to his employer, and asked to …

Toxicology Experts Evaluate Excessive Opioid Prescriptions PARAMEDIC Expert Case

Toxicology Experts Evaluate Excessive Opioid Prescriptions

This case takes place in Alabama where several patients were treated by the defendant with long term opioid therapy, with more than 10 patients having died either as a result of drug abuse or acute overdose. The defending physician allegedly was aware th …

EMS Ambulance Driver Hits and Severely Injures Pedestrian PARAMEDIC Expert Case

EMS Ambulance Driver Hits and Severely Injures Pedestrian

This case takes place in New Hampshire and involves a woman who was walking when she was hit by an ambulance. She sustained a multitude of serious injuries as a result of the collision. The ambulance’s lights and sirens were not on and therefore the ped …