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Defective Highway Barrier Leads to Fatal Crash SAFETY Expert Case

Defective Highway Barrier Leads to Fatal Crash

This case involves a middle-aged man who suffered fatal injuries from a head-on crash that occurred while he was driving on the interstate. At the time of the accident, the man had been driving on the interior lane of a three lane highway at night. A large …

Pedestrian Suffers Fatal Injuries From Dangerously Modified Truck SAFETY Expert Case

This case involves a man in Florida who suffered fatal injuries due to an allegedly dangerous modification made to a semi-truck. On the date of the incident in question, the pedestrian was waiting to cross a busy, multi-lane road on the sidewalk. The defen …

Electrical Worker is Seriously Injured by Unsafe Lockout-Tagout Procedure SAFETY Expert Case

This case involves an electrician who died from an accident at an amusement park in Wisconsin. The electrician was called in early in the morning to fix a maintenance issue on an indoor roller coaster, but the proper lockout/tagout procedure was not comple …

Competitive Swimmer is Paralyzed During Swim Practice SAFETY Expert Case

Competitive Swimmer is Paralyzed During Swim Practice

This case involves a male college student in Indiana who participated in his school’s division III swim team, under the guidance and supervision of his coach. On the date of the incident in question, he was instructed to practice starting dives in shallow …

Traffic Engineering Expert Opines on Near-Fatal Railway Accident SAFETY Expert Case

This case involves a train collision in Wyoming that critically injured the plaintiff. At the time of the incident in question, there was construction going on at a railway intersection with a small intersecting road. A railroad worker was responsible for  …

Pipe Fitting Expert Evaluates Fatal Workplace Accident SAFETY Expert Case

Pipe Fitting Expert Evaluates Fatal Workplace Accident

This case involves a woman in Maryland who died as a result of the injuries she suffered while working as a compressed air piping systems inspector. On the date of the incident in question, the woman went to the defendant facility in her capacity as an ag …

University Administration Expert Opines on Fatal Accident During Field Trip SAFETY Expert Case

This case involves a female student who was injured during a field trip in Mississippi. The student was allowed to select from a number of possible field trips, and ultimately selected a trip to a local indoor rock climbing gym, as the trip would also ser …

Warning Label Experts Discuss Inadequate Labeling on Small Electronics SAFETY Expert Case

This case involves a mother in Mississippi who bought a package of small, battery powered toys with multicolored LED illumination. The mother distributed the toys to her own children as well as several of their friends during a birthday party at the defen …