PRODUCT LIABILITY EXPERT WITNESS CASE STUDIES

Defective Stove Causes Kitchen Fire PRODUCT LIABILITY Expert Case

Defective Stove Causes Kitchen Fire

This case involves a plaintiff who was burnt by a range stove. The stove was a newly manufactured model and had recently been installed in the plaintiff’s kitchen. The stove was in the off position when unbeknownst to the plaintiff, it began to heat a cast …

Industrial Strap Failure Causes Worker Permanent Paralysis PRODUCT LIABILITY Expert Case

Industrial Strap Failure Causes Worker Permanent Paralysis

This case involves a man that was paralyzed while working on a utility truck. The nylon strap used on the truck failed, causing the drive shaft to swing down and strike the plaintiff. As a result of the injuries he sustained from being struck, the pl …

Airbag Fails To Deploy During Motor Vehicle Accident PRODUCT LIABILITY Expert Case

Airbag Fails To Deploy During Motor Vehicle Accident

This case involves a 45-year-old woman that sustained life-threatening injuries in a motor vehicle accident. The driver lost control of the vehicle and it ran off the road. It struck the guardrail and several guardrail posts on the driver side before the f …

Firearm With Alleged Safety Pin Issue Misfires Injuring Woman PRODUCT LIABILITY Expert Case

This case involves a plaintiff who was a severely injured after her firearm malfunctioned. The plaintiff had purchased an automatic pistol for personal use. When she first took it to a firing range to use, the gun was not firing properly. She took the gun  …

Exercise Ball Without Warning Labels Explodes Injuring Trainee PRODUCT LIABILITY Expert Case

This case involves a plaintiff who was injured while working out with a personal trainer. The trainer had the plaintiff use an exercise ball to sit on while doing presses with dumbbells above his head. The plaintiff was a 140 lb woman and the dumbbells we …

Weather Conditions Allegedly Cause Propane Tank To Explode PRODUCT LIABILITY Expert Case

Weather Conditions Allegedly Cause Propane Tank To Explode

This case involves a group of people that were injured by a propane tank explosion at a local street fair in California. The fair took place on an incredibly hot and sunny day with no cloud coverage. The tank in question was being used by a food vendor n …

Patient Expires Following Delayed Removal Of Defective Implant PRODUCT LIABILITY Expert Case

This case involves a 56-year-old male patient at risk for pulmonary embolism who was unable to undergo anticoagulation therapy. The patient had an IVC filter implant placed. The patient complained of persistent pain for weeks following the surgery but  …

Polymer Expert Evaluates Source Of Allegedly Defective Tire Failure PRODUCT LIABILITY Expert Case

This case involves a woman who sustained a traumatic brain injury in a motorcycle accident. While the woman was driving approximately 70 mph on the highway, her back tire failed, causing her to crash into the car behind her. The driver’s motorcycle used a …