PRODUCT LIABILITY EXPERT WITNESS CASE STUDIES

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 …

Herbal Supplement Allegedly Contains Banned Substance PRODUCT LIABILITY Expert Case

Herbal Supplement Allegedly Contains Banned Substance

…  that was accused of including a banned substance in its products. The product was distributed in two primary retail drug stores. Within the first few …

Technician Loses Arm In Conveyor Belt Accident PRODUCT LIABILITY Expert Case

Technician Loses Arm In Conveyor Belt Accident

This case involves a plaintiff who was a conveyor belt splicing technician at an industrial packaging factory. While the plaintiff was working, the sleeve of his shirt became stuck in the roller of the conveyor belt. The plaintiff attempted to un-jam …

Foreign Object In Bottled Beverage Causes Severe Injury PRODUCT LIABILITY Expert Case

Foreign Object In Bottled Beverage Causes Severe Injury

This case involves a group of young adults who drank a bottle of wine which contained a metallic foreign object. One of the members of the group ended up with a foreign object lodged in her throat for several hours. She required immediate medical attentio …

Rifle Explosion Causes Permanent Hearing Loss PRODUCT LIABILITY Expert Case

Rifle Explosion Causes Permanent Hearing Loss

This case involves a 35-year-old woman in Idaho who sustained severe injuries as a result of a gun explosion. The woman had recently purchased a rifle for recreational purposes. The incident in question occurred less than a week after the woman purchased  …

Vehicle Manufacturer Accused Of Designing Intentionally Defective Product PRODUCT LIABILITY Expert Case

This case concerns a breach of warranty and an intentional failure to disclose material facts and safety concerns to consumers. The defendant vehicle manufacturer allegedly designed their vehicle systems such that they were prone to premature failure. Plai …

Cosmetic Product Causes Permanent Skin Damage PRODUCT LIABILITY Expert Case

Cosmetic Product Causes Permanent Skin Damage

…  is a product liability case involving a group of plaintiffs who suffered allergic reactions …  caused permanent skin damage. It was alleged that the product was not in compliance with FDA and that the cosmetic manufacturer had …

Hair Salon Client Severely Burned By Novice Cosmetologist PRODUCT LIABILITY Expert Case

This case involves a 26-year-old woman with no significant past medical history who suffered severe chemical burns to her scalp due to relaxing hair chemicals. The woman had never done chemical hair treatment to her hair before this occasion. She went to a …