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Public Restroom Fails To Comply With Disabilities Act Guidelines PREMISES LIABILITY Expert Case

This case involves a wheelchair-bound woman who was a using the public restroom at a highway rest stop. While transferring herself from her wheelchair to the commode, the designated handicap handrail came out of the wall. The woman suffered severe back …

Firefighters Allegedly Contract Cancer From Exposure To Toxic Station Conditions PREMISES LIABILITY Expert Case

This case involves several otherwise healthy firefighters who died from non-hereditary cancers. These decedents all worked in the same district building that housed the defendant fire department. In addition, roughly one-third of the firefighters who worke …

Teenager Sustains Injuries In Unsafe Amusement Attraction PREMISES LIABILITY Expert Case

Teenager Sustains Injuries In Unsafe Amusement Attraction

This case involves a group of teenagers who visited a haunted house exhibit in Massachusetts. The exhibit was a large installation constructed inside a warehouse. The installation had a long-standing reputation for being an incredibly scary and successful  …

Elderly Patient Dies Of Complications From Legionella Infection PREMISES LIABILITY Expert Case

This case involves an elderly female patient who was exposed to Legionnaire’s disease from a contaminated air-conditioning unit in her Atlanta apartment. The patient developed pneumonia secondary to the Legionnaire’s and eventually passed away. An expe …

Museum Fails To Ensure Patron Safety During Renovation PREMISES LIABILITY Expert Case

Museum Fails To Ensure Patron Safety During Renovation

This case involves a 4-year-old child who suffered injuries after falling through a curtain in an art museum. The curtain was put up while the museum was undergoing renovation in one of its wings for a seasonal exhibit. Although there was a sign outside …

Building Owners Allegedly Conceal Lead Paint Hazard From Tenants PREMISES LIABILITY Expert Case

This case involves an apartment building that was discovered to have dangerous levels of lead paint. An investigation was launched following complaints from more than 20 apartment tenants, most of whom had been living in the building for several years, who …

Negligent Security Blamed For Violent Mugging In Retail Store PREMISES LIABILITY Expert Case

This case involves a woman who followed a female patron into a retail department store from the parking lot. The woman stalked the patron throughout the store until they reached the paper products aisle in the back corner of the store. The woman then pro …

Grocery Store Employees Fail To Correct Safety Hazard PREMISES LIABILITY Expert Case

Grocery Store Employees Fail To Correct Safety Hazard

…  broken hip and 2 broken wrists. Video surveillance of the premises shows several store employees passing by the carpeted area in the hour …

Woman Loses Toe In Retail Store Escalator Accident PREMISES LIABILITY Expert Case

Woman Loses Toe In Retail Store Escalator Accident

This case involves an injury that occurred on an escalator at a department store. A woman who was wearing sandals was ascending to the third floor of the store. As she was getting off the escalator, the escalator suffered a sharp jerking motion, causing th …

Drainage Pumps Release Toxic Volume Of Chemicals Into Swimming Pool PREMISES LIABILITY Expert Case

This case involves an elderly woman with a history of pulmonary fibrosis who was swimming in a private pool at her retirement community. At 5:37 am while the woman was swimming, the entire reservoir of chemicals was pumped into the pool through the jets. …