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Poor Park Conditions Blamed For Fatal ATV Accident RECREATIONAL SAFETY Expert Case

Poor Park Conditions Blamed For Fatal ATV Accident

This case involves a woman that was injured while riding her ATV at a park with designated ATV trails. She was driving at a reasonable rate of speed and going around a curb in an area that was allegedly poorly maintained. Her ATV slid off in the opposite …

Recreational Sports Expert Opines on Excessive Force in Intramural Hockey Game RECREATIONAL SAFETY Expert Case

This action sports case involves a young woman who was seriously injured following a dangerous hit in her intramural ice hockey league. The woman was playing for a team sponsored by her employer, which was competing in the league’s playoffs at the time of …

Unsafe Ski Lift Operation Leads to Fatal Accident RECREATIONAL SAFETY Expert Case

Unsafe Ski Lift Operation Leads to Fatal Accident

This case involves injury at a ski resort in Vermont due to unsafe operation of a chairlift. On the date of the incident in question, a 22 year old female boarded a ski lift along with several of her friends. The lift appeared to be overcrowded, and witne …

Equestrian Expert Evaluates Horse Riding Injury at Summer Camp RECREATIONAL SAFETY Expert Case

This case involves a child in Tennessee who suffered a brain injury after falling off of a horse while attending summer camp. The child was attending summer camp when he was taken  on a horseback riding activity with a number of other campers. At some poi …

Infectious Disease Expert Discusses E. Coli Transmission at Summer Camp RECREATIONAL SAFETY Expert Case

This case involves a preteen individual who attended a daily summer camp and child care facility held on a local university campus in Mississippi. At the time of the incident, the child was attending the camp every weekday for six hours a day. At some poi …

Gymnastics Student Suffers Serious Injuries Due to Lack of Supervision RECREATIONAL SAFETY Expert Case

This case involves a young boy who sustained injuries at a gymnastics facility in Minnesota. On the date of the incident in question, the boy was instructed by his coach to perform a front handspring into a foam pit. The facility had left a large mat on t …

Unsafe Sports Facility Causes Life-Altering Injuries RECREATIONAL SAFETY Expert Case

Unsafe Sports Facility Causes Life-Altering Injuries

This facilities management case involves a teenaged boy who was severely injured when a baseball struck him in the temple during a high school baseball game in Texas. The Plaintiff was seated on the end of a bench in the dugout, which lacked fencing over  …