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Allegedly Defective Chainsaw Injures Logging Industry Veteran TOOLS Expert Case

This case involves a man with 25 years of experience in the logging industry. The man was performing work at a local park, and the client provided the man with an older chainsaw to do the job. When the man first turned on the chainsaw, it kicked back viol …

Defective Material Casting Linked to Catastrophic Failure of Power Tool TOOLS Expert Case

This case involves a man who suffered serious injuries when an angle grinder exploded while he was using it to remove a seized bolt. The grinder was equipped with a metallic safety cover that shattered when the grinding wheel exploded, sending metal fragme …

Power Tool Causes Serious Injuries Due to Malfunction TOOLS Expert Case

Power Tool Causes Serious Injuries Due to Malfunction

This case involves a plaintiff who was seriously injured by a table router that had recently been purchased by the plaintiff’s construction company in Indiana. On the date of the incident in question, the man was using the router at a jobsite when the tool …

Fracking Expert Opines on Intellectual Property Dispute TOOLS Expert Case

…  – a smaller firm that also produced heavy equipment and tools for use in petroleum extraction – of infringing on its intellectual …  including sliding sleeves, packers, and other down-hole tools. The attorneys in this case required the expert on petroleum …

Worker is Injured by Catastrophic Malfunction of CNC Machine TOOLS Expert Case

This case involves a machinist who suffered serious injuries when operating a CNC machine. The woman was operating a CNC metal lathe at the time of the incident in accordance with safety guidelines and commonly accepted best practices. At some point duri …

Mechanical Engineering Expert Opines on Unsafe Power Tool TOOLS Expert Case

Mechanical Engineering Expert Opines on Unsafe Power Tool

This case takes place in Massachusetts and involves injuries that were sustained by a construction worker due to alleged manufacturing defects in a large angle grinder. At the time of the accident, the worker was using the grinder to cut a large section of …

Construction Injury Occurs Due to Inadequate Scaffolding TOOLS Expert Case

Construction Injury Occurs Due to Inadequate Scaffolding

This case involves a construction engineer who was replacing an exterior glass panel on a large skyscraper in New York. The plaintiff was in the process of replacing a glass panel, which was approximately one hundred and seventy-five pounds, and measured 8 …