TOXICOLOGY EXPERT WITNESS CASE STUDIES

Real estate expert witness discusses mold risk from wet-application insulation TOXICOLOGY Expert Case

Real estate expert witness discusses mold risk from wet-application insulation that should have been disclosed to home buyers. This case seeks a class action on behalf of all individuals and consumers who purchased new homes in 2003 that contained wet-blow …

Homeowner’s Son Gets Lead Poisoning From House Paint TOXICOLOGY Expert Case

Homeowner’s Son Gets Lead Poisoning From House Paint

This case involves a couple who purchased a house from a realtor. The couple’s offer of sale was contingent on their getting a HUD loan. The loan approval process included an appraisal and inspection of the house. The appraisal form included an order to  …

Toxicology Expert Witness Opines on Fatal Opiate Polypharmacy TOXICOLOGY Expert Case

This case involves a thirty-eight-year-old male veteran who completed two tours in East Africa. Prior to this he had been in very good health and had no known physical or mental health issues. Whilst on active duty the patient sustained severe trauma to hi …

Children Exposed to Asbestos After School Improperly Removes Hazardous Material TOXICOLOGY Expert Case

This case involves several school children who were playing outside a school on the sidewalk. The children discovered a white chalky material that the children assumed was chalk. The children were using the material to draw on the sidewalk. The material ac …

Toxicology Expert Witness Discusses Effects of Pesticides TOXICOLOGY Expert Case

Toxicology Expert Witness Discusses Effects of Pesticides

This case involves alleged pesticide/herbicide poisoning of the new residents of a house, resulting in the sickness and birth defects of two young children. A couple and their one-year-old son moved into the house in question, not knowing that the previous …

Boating Accident Allegedly Caused by Drunk Driver TOXICOLOGY Expert Case

Boating Accident Allegedly Caused by Drunk Driver

…  with three of her friends on board. Subsequent forensic toxicology reports indicated that drinking had occurred on the vessel prior to …

Inadequate Warning Label Contributes to Heart Attack TOXICOLOGY Expert Case

Inadequate Warning Label Contributes to Heart Attack

This case involves a plaintiff who suffered a massive heart attack when given a medication during a surgical procedure. The plaintiff, a male in his early twenties, was being prepped for surgery when he had an adverse reaction to one of the drugs administe …