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Labor and OSHA Standards Expert Evaluates Construction Site Injury STANDARDS Expert Case

This case involves injuries that were sustained by a construction worker who was part of a crew responsible for clearing the foundation of a skyscraper that was under construction from intruding groundwater. As a part of this function, the man was charged  …

Equipment Leasing Expert: Rented Ladder Was Not Up to Safety Standards STANDARDS Expert Case

This case involves injuries suffered by a worker due to defects in rented equipment. The Plaintiff, a professional handyman, was working to repair an exterior light while on a large extension ladder. At the time of the incident in question, the Plaintiff w …

Engineering Experts Provide Insights Into Skid Steer Loader Injury Case STANDARDS Expert Case

This case involves a man who suffered injuries while operating a steer loader for a landscaping company. At this time of the incident in question, the Plaintiff was using the loader to move a large pile of mulch to another location on the landscaping compa …

Architecture Expert Witness Opines on Dangerous Wheelchair Ramp STANDARDS Expert Case

This case takes place in Texas and involves a wheelchair-bound female who had signed a lease on an apartment after relocating to a new city for work. She requested a handicapped accessible unit, and was advised by the landlord that she’d been placed in on …

Mortgage Company Fails to Comply with Property Preservation Standards STANDARDS Expert Case

This case involves a Utah based mortgage company which did not act in accordance with property preservation. The plaintiff had a mortgage through the defendant. The plaintiff eventually fell behind on his mortgage and the defendant filed for foreclosure.  …

Engineer Discusses Methodologies for Reconstructing Head-On Collision STANDARDS Expert Case

Plaintiff was the passenger in a vehicle that was struck head-on by an SUV that crossed the double-yellow line on a curve. She suffered severe injuries, and the driver of her car was killed. She sued the estate of the driver of her vehicle and the drive …

Security Expert Examines Safety Standards During Parade STANDARDS Expert Case

Security Expert Examines Safety Standards During Parade

Plaintiff was a parade participant who was riding on a float when an unidentified person in a clown costume scaled the side of the float. The clown grabbed plaintiff’s wrist and attempted to leverage himself onto the float. At that point, a railing that  …