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Industrial Worker Requires Gastrointestinal Surgery Following On-Site Accident PREMISES LIABILITY Expert Case

This case involves a 43-year-old female industrial worker who was involved in an on-site accident. She was admitted to the hospital with severe abdominal trauma, broken sternum, and head trauma. On her third day in the hospital, it was determined that she  …

Grocery Store Walkway Puddle Causes Slip And Fall Accident PREMISES LIABILITY Expert Case

Grocery Store Walkway Puddle Causes Slip And Fall Accident

This case involves a man in his late 40s who sustained a back injury due to a slip and fall in a grocery store. The incident took place on a snowy day. A puddle of melted snow had accumulated in the walkway, and there were wet carts by the registers as wel …

Supermarket Spill Severly Injures Mother and Infant PREMISES LIABILITY Expert Case

Supermarket Spill Severly Injures Mother and Infant

This case involves a mother who slipped and fell at a supermarket while shopping with a 3-month-old infant. The infant was in a carrier on the mother’s person. Before the woman had come into the store, an associate had recently unloaded several cases of bo …

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 …