STABILITY EXPERT WITNESS CASE STUDIES

Toddler Seriously Injured By Improperly Stacked Boxes At Large Retailer STABILITY Expert Case

This case involves a toddler at a large bix box retail store who wandered into an aisle where boxes were being unloaded. There were 6 employees unloading boxes and shelving items in the aisle but none of them noticed the toddler wander in. The emplo …

Lithium Ion Battery Expert Opines on Spontaneous Cell Phone Battery Explosion STABILITY Expert Case

This case involves an individual who was burned when the lithium-ion battery contained within his smartphone spontaneously exploded while the plaintiff was on a call. The phone had been purchased within a year of its initial release, and was representativ …

Expert Metallurgist Evaluates Catastrophic Failure in Automatic Pistol Slide STABILITY Expert Case

This case involves a handgun malfunction. The plaintiff rented a small handgun produced by a prominent gun manufacturer at a shooting range. He went onto a lane and loaded several rounds of ammunition into the weapon’s magazine. He fired several rounds, b …

Falling Merchandise Causes Permanent Injuries STABILITY Expert Case

Falling Merchandise Causes Permanent Injuries

This case takes place in Texas and involves a woman who was shopping at a grocery store and was severely injured by a falling display of  boxes. The stack of boxes was located on a pallet, and not properly stacked or secured on a shelf. When the woman re …

Falling Merchandise Injures Customer In Big Box Retail Store STABILITY Expert Case

This case takes place in Michigan and involves a woman who was shopping in a wholesale store for restaurant supplies and food packaging. She was attempting to buy a large supply of takeout containers when a stack of supplies adjacent to her containers fell …

OSHA expert witness advises on electrician’s fatal fall STABILITY Expert Case

OSHA expert witness advises on electrician’s fatal fall

An OSHA expert witness advises on a case involving a contract electrician who was installing a video surveillance system at a company when he fell to his death. The job entailed installing a conduit above a false ceiling about 20 feet above the floor. The  …

Extension Ladder Design Leads to Injury STABILITY Expert Case

Extension Ladder Design Leads to Injury

…  a missing rubber cover that was designed to maintain the stability of the ladder. While the plaintiff was working at the top of the …