STAIR FALL EXPERT WITNESS CASE STUDIES

Building Codes Expert Opines on Faulty Stairway Handrail STAIR FALL Expert Case

This case involves a plaintiff who went to use the restroom before boarding a bus at a bus station. On the way to the restroom, which is accessible only via an exterior set of uneven and oddly configured shallow steps, the plaintiff held onto the handrail  …

Slip and Fall on Icy Steps at Apartment Building; Code Violations Alleged STAIR FALL Expert Case

…  to the ground sustaining severe injuries. She alleges the fall was due to dangerous and hazardous ice and snow accumulation on the …  maintain, and/or supervise the premises, its exterior stairs, entranceway, walkways and/or sidewalk; failed to conform to the Basic …

House Guest Slips and Falls on Stairs STAIR FALL Expert Case

House Guest Slips and Falls on Stairs

…  a guest in a house who slipped and fell while going down a stairway. The guest was staying at the home of her daughter and son-in-law. The …  house from a landlord. When the guest went to descend the stairs, she fell. The guest felt her foot give way under her and had a …

Slip and Fall Expert Witness Opines on Condition of Stairs STAIR FALL Expert Case

Slip and Fall Expert Witness Opines on Condition of Stairs

…  case involves a slip and fall accident at an airport. The plaintiff exited his cab and was in a hurry …  were large holes in it. As the plaintiff traversed the stairs, he came to the final step and slipped, hitting his head on the …  impact and broke his clavicle because of the subsequent fall. Plaintiff retained an expert of airport management/commercial flight …

Slip and Fall in Transit Station Results in a Torn Meniscus STAIR FALL Expert Case

…  case involves a slip and fall on the stairs. At a mass transit station in an urban area, the plaintiff …  train ticket since he commuted to and from work daily. The stairs in the station all had treads to prevent slippage, but the steps leading …

Woman slips at a Movie Theater and Breaks Her Arm STAIR FALL Expert Case

Woman slips at a Movie Theater and Breaks Her Arm

…  case involves a woman slipping and falling at a movie theater. The plaintiff was attending a film at a movie …  up to go to the bathroom and while walking down an unlit stairwell, slipped on a spilled liquid. She hydroplaned into a railing post in the center of the stairwell and broke her arm, which required emergency surgery. From the injury, …