PREMISES LIABILITY EXPERT WITNESSES

PREMISES LIABILITY EXPERT WITNESS CASE STUDIES

Negligent Sidewalk Design is Blamed for Slip and Fall Accident PREMISES LIABILITY Expert Case

This case involves a woman who slipped and fell outside of a shopping center. The walkway where the woman fell is used as the main means of ingress and egress to the shopping center. The sidewalk is not level to the grass and it was alleged that the sidewa …

Parking Lot Safety Expert Opines on Accident Caused by Dangerous Speed Bump PREMISES LIABILITY Expert Case

This case involves a man who suffered substantial injuries after tripping on a dangerous speed bump. At the time of the incident in question, the man was returning to his car with several bags of groceries in hand. The man eventually came upon a speed bump …

Patient Suffers Fall Down Stairs Following Polysomnography PREMISES LIABILITY Expert Case

Patient Suffers Fall Down Stairs Following Polysomnography

This case involves a 73-year-old male who was to undergo polysomnography under the suspicion of sleep apnea. He went for an evaluation by a nurse practitioner and was instructed to return for an overnight stay. The patient stated he had complaints of night …

Negligent Property Management Blamed for Repeated Trip and Fall Accidents PREMISES LIABILITY Expert Case

This case involves a walkway outside of a large strip mall that was the site of a number of trip and fall accidents over a period of several years. The issue appeared to stem from the placement of signs on the walkway by tenant shop owners, which left a sm …

Restaurant Operations Expert Opines on Customer Injuries Caused by Chemical Fumes PREMISES LIABILITY Expert Case

This case involves a man who suffered chemical burns to his lungs following exposure to fumes from a cleaning solution used by staff at a pizza restaurant. At the time of the incident in question, the man had gone to use the restroom at the restaurant, whi …

Architecture Expert Witness Opines on Cafe Slip and Fall PREMISES LIABILITY Expert Case

This case involves a middle-aged man in Montana with a preexisting hip injury who suffered a fall while climbing a set of patio stairs at a local cafe. On the date of the incident in question, the man was meeting a friend for lunch at the cafe’s outdoor di …

Supermarket Patron Suffers Traumatic Brain Injury in Slip and Fall Accident PREMISES LIABILITY Expert Case

This case involves a man in Ohio who suffered serious and permanent injuries after a slip and fall accident in a supermarket. At the time of the incident in question, the man was shopping in the canned goods aisle of the store. The aisle had experienced a …

Woman Falls Into Sewer After Stepping on Loose Manhole Cover PREMISES LIABILITY Expert Case

This case involves a woman who was going towards a soccer game in which her son was playing when she walked over a grassy area with a manhole cover. The grass hadn’t been cut in some time, and was partially obscuring the cover. Without being able to see th …

Building Codes Expert Evaluates Fall Caused by Unstable Railing PREMISES LIABILITY Expert Case

This case involves an elderly man in Oklahoma who suffered a serious injury after falling due to an unstable railing. At the time of the incident in question, the man was at a restaurant eating breakfast when he got up to use the restroom. On the way to t …

Transportation Expert Opines on Trip and Fall Accident During Bus Tour PREMISES LIABILITY Expert Case

This case involves an elderly man in Minnesota who was injured while disembarking from a bus. The man was more than 90 years old; he fell and broke his hip when exiting a tour bus type vehicle at the end of the tour. He had a walker with him, and had bee …