RETAIL SAFETY EXPERT WITNESS CASE STUDIES

Big Box Store Patron Injured While Moving Patio Equipment RETAIL SAFETY Expert Case

…  She went into the outdoor patio department of a discount retailer and asked a sales associate for assistance lifting the equipment …  long-term medical issues. An expert familiar with patron safety and employee protocols was sought to opine on how this incident could …

Company Selling Immunity-Boosting Snack Accused Of False Advertising RETAIL SAFETY Expert Case

This case involves a company that sells healthy, low-calorie snacks marketed as immunity-boosting and memory-improving. Consumers have discovered that these products do not live up to their advertising claims, and accuse the company of misleading cons …

Child Suffers Head Injuries Due to Unsafe Retail Display RETAIL SAFETY Expert Case

Child Suffers Head Injuries Due to Unsafe Retail Display

…  case involves a child that was injured at a large retail store after wandering into a section that was roped off. The section …  child, causing a serious head injury. An expert in retail safety was sought to discuss appropriate safety measures and roping procedures …

Customer is Seriously Injured by Dangerous Retail Display RETAIL SAFETY Expert Case

Customer is Seriously Injured by Dangerous Retail Display

This case involves a drawer at a department store that pulled through and fell on the plaintiff. At the time of the incident in question, the plaintiff was shopping for clothing in the women’s section of a popular department store. There was a large set of …

Security Guard Fails to Prevent Grocery Store Assault RETAIL SAFETY Expert Case

Security Guard Fails to Prevent Grocery Store Assault

This case involves a customer in the grocery department at a big box store who was attacked by a severely dunk woman. At the time of the incident in question, the man was shopping for groceries when he was accosted by the woman, who smelled of alcohol and  …

Negligent Property Management Blamed for Repeated Trip and Fall Accidents RETAIL SAFETY 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 …

Shopping Mall Customer Experiences Slip and Fall Accident in Bathroom RETAIL SAFETY Expert Case

This case involves a female customer at a shopping mall who suffered a traumatic brain injury after a fall in the mall’s restroom. Approximately two hours before the incident, mall staff was notified by a customer that the women’s restroom floor was covere …

Home Improvement Store Customer is Seriously Injured by Falling Merchandise RETAIL SAFETY Expert Case

This case involves a male customer of a big-box home improvement store in Missouri who suffered severe injuries when a package of bathroom tiling fell from a high shelf. At the time of the incident in question, the man was passing underneath shelving that  …