ROPE EXPERT WITNESS CASE STUDIES

Rope Breaks During Parasailing Session ROPE Expert Case

Rope Breaks During Parasailing Session

…  was parasailing with his friend. During the activity the rope snapped. They collided into a building, hit power lines, and were dragged …  spine were fused together. The plaintiff alleges that the rope used was deficient, claiming that it was already old when put on the boat, …

Man Dies After Drowning in Murky Swimming Pool ROPE Expert Case

Man Dies After Drowning in Murky Swimming Pool

…  The drop-off was steep and the pool did not have a float rope. The man went into the deep end of the pool and failed to come to the …

Ship Worker Gets Mesothelioma From Using Asbestos Rope ROPE Expert Case

Ship Worker Gets Mesothelioma From Using Asbestos Rope

…  old insulation from the valves and putting new wicking and rope packing in the valves. Both of these jobs created lots of asbestos dust. …  worker did not know about asbestos but noticed that the rope was “dry, white and powdery.” When the worker cut the rope, it …

Rock Climber Suffers Serious Injury Due to Rope Breaking ROPE Expert Case

Rock Climber Suffers Serious Injury Due to Rope Breaking

…  damage to a rock climber due to an allegedly defective rope. The plaintiff was rock climbing in a national park. While hanging over a ledge, the rope broke, and the climber fell over twenty feet, sustaining major bodily …

Rope Failure Causes Parasailing Death ROPE Expert Case

Rope Failure Causes Parasailing Death

This case involves a parasailing accident where the parasailing participant received a broken arm and a concussion. The plaintiff parasailed in California, and used the defendant’s equipment. While he was parasailing, the line broke and the wind dragged th …