SCHOOL EXPERT WITNESSES

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School Safety Experts Opine on Student Suicide Prevention Protocols SCHOOL Expert Case

…  a male student who committed suicide at a private boarding school. The student had a long history of emotional instability as well as a …  disciplinary record, and was on academic probation at the school at the time of the incident. On the day of his suicide, the student had …

School Violence Expert Witness Opines on Inappropriate Sexual Relationship SCHOOL Expert Case

…  between a student and a teacher at a public high school. The Plaintiff alleged that she had been manipulated and forced into a …  sexual activities. In addition, the administration of the school district was allegedly aware of numerous reports regarding the …

Undiagnosed Brain Aneurysm Ruptures, Results in Death SCHOOL Expert Case

Undiagnosed Brain Aneurysm Ruptures, Results in Death

This case involves a generally healthy and active forty-five-year old male with a history of multiple sclerosis.  The patient experienced a syncopal episode overnight while attempting to urinate.  As a result, the patient fell and sustained a blow to the …

Education Expert Witness Opines on Hostile Classroom Environment SCHOOL Expert Case

…  case stemmed from Plaintiffs’ conflicts with the defendant school district over events in the United States history classroom of Defendant Bruce H. Smith at the Pleasant Valley, Pennsylvania high school in the spring of 2007. Smith showed students material that plaintiffs …

Athlete Suffers Brain Damage During Unsafe Drill SCHOOL Expert Case

Athlete Suffers Brain Damage During Unsafe Drill

This action sports case takes place in New York and involves an injury sustained by a college athlete during a hockey drill. The plaintiff is a male student who was playing as goalie on his college’s varsity hockey team. On the day in question, the coac …

Student Dies in Gym Class as a Result of Poor Supervision SCHOOL Expert Case

…  male student who was injured and later died in his school gym after he had been “slap boxing” with another student. On the day …  by a wall in the office. The student’s parents sued the school district in a wrongful death …

Female Student Kidnapped and Sexually Assaulted SCHOOL Expert Case

Female Student Kidnapped and Sexually Assaulted

…  in Wisconsin and involves an incident that occurred on school grounds. The school did not have a proper visitor program set up, the girls bathroom was …

School safety expert witness advises on student injury SCHOOL Expert Case

School safety expert witness advises on student injury

…  school safety expert witness with a laboratory safety specialty advises on a case involving a fourth grade private elementary school student who was encouraged by his substitute teacher to taste and …  long term ramifications. Following the incident, the school’s president/CEO issued a formal statement that the student did not …