SPORTS & RECREATION EXPERT WITNESS CASE STUDIES

Golfer is Injured by Country Club Employee SPORTS & RECREATION Expert Case

Golfer is Injured by Country Club Employee

This case takes place in Ohio and involves a golf cart accident resulting in serious injury. An employee was operating a golf cart in order to transport water coolers near the caddy facilities. The driver crashed the golf cart into the plaintiff who was  …

Rope Breaks During Parasailing Session SPORTS & RECREATION Expert Case

Rope Breaks During Parasailing Session

…  extreme sports case involves injury from a parasailing accident, during which the …

Youth Football Player Suffers Traumatic Brain Injury SPORTS & RECREATION Expert Case

Youth Football Player Suffers Traumatic Brain Injury

This case involves a teenage boy who played on a youth football team in Mississippi. His coach, who had limited coaching experience with regards to safety and traumatic brain injury, insisted that he play the duration of a game against a much larger,  mor …

NFL Football Players Claim Repeated Head Trauma During Their Careers SPORTS & RECREATION Expert Case

This is a case against a football club wherein a number of former players have brought suit against their former team for not disclosing the dangers of head trauma to the players. The lead attorney on the case believes that there must be some medical infor …

Student suffers permanent eye injury during gym class SPORTS & RECREATION Expert Case

Student suffers permanent eye injury during gym class

This case involves a sixteen-year-old high school student who sustained a serious and permanent injury to her right eye after being struck by a field hockey ball during gym class. The students were never issued protective head/eye gear and no safety measur …

High School Baseball Player Shatters Ankle Playing on Artificial Turf SPORTS & RECREATION Expert Case

This case has to do with a talented high school baseball player who was invited to a summer baseball camp at a major eastern university. Once he was there, he played his first-ever game on a field made of artificial turf. At some point during the game, he  …

Student Injured During Hockey Practice at School SPORTS & RECREATION Expert Case

Student Injured During Hockey Practice at School

This athletic management case involves a sixteen-year-old female student who was participating in a varsity field hockey practice. The student was not wearing her protective mouthpiece during the practice, even though she had it with her that day and knew …

Man Paralyzed After Diving Into Sports Pool SPORTS & RECREATION Expert Case

Man Paralyzed After Diving Into Sports Pool

This case involves a man who was invited by a friend to go for a swim in a pool owned by two homeowners who the friend knew. The man entered the south shallow end of the pool through full-width stairs and felt the slope of the bottom giving downward to …