SCHOOL EXPERT WITNESS CASE STUDIES

School Violence Expert Witnesses Discuss Bullying Victim Suicide SCHOOL Expert Case

…  suicide after experiencing repeated bullying at her high school in Maine. There were numerous incidents of bullying documented by the schools administration, however, despite knowledge by senior school …

Student is Seriously Injured During University Field Trip SCHOOL Expert Case

This academic affairs case involves a female student who was injured during a college field trip. As part of an ongoing program for student enrichment, multiple field trip options were offered to all members of the sophomore class. The student did no …

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 …

School Nurse Fails to Prevent Choking Death of Disabled Student SCHOOL Expert Case

…  child who died from suffocation due to choking while at a school serving students with disabilities. The student was newly-admitted and …  due to other developmental disabilities. During a school program, someone observed the student was not breathing. It was some …

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 …

Slip and Fall In School Cafeteria Results In Injury SCHOOL Expert Case

Slip and Fall In School Cafeteria Results In Injury

…  in North Dakota and involves a slip and fall on a wet school cafeteria floor. The school cafeteria was rented out to the YMCA to run an after school program. The …

Handicapped Student Severely Injured at School SCHOOL Expert Case

Handicapped Student Severely Injured at School

…  disabled 12-year-old child while under the care of a local School District. In this case, a teacher’s aid was instructing the child to …