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School Bus Management Company Fails To Remove Reckless Driver TRANSPORTATION Expert Case

This case involves a wreck between a passenger car and a school bus. The school bus driver made a left-hand turn from a stop sign onto a superior roadway without properly observing oncoming traffic. The school bus turned in front of the driver and collided …

Ambulance Accident Causes Transported Patient To Suffer Additional Injuries TRANSPORTATION Expert Case

This case involves a 46-year-old man who suffered severe injuries while being transported by EMS. The ambulance was traveling at 65 mph and made a sharp right turn and overturned. The patient who was on the stretcher was thrown against the ambulance wall.  …

Municipal Shuttle Bus Runs Over Morning Commuter TRANSPORTATION Expert Case

Municipal Shuttle Bus Runs Over Morning Commuter

This case involves a commuter who was run over by a municipal shuttle bus that was en route to a train station around 7:45 am. The commuter was running late and saw the bus arrive at the stop. As he approached the bus, the driver shut the doors in his face …

Defective Transportation Trailer Design Blamed For Significant Injuries TRANSPORTATION Expert Case

 This case involves a product liability claim against the manufacturer of a liquid tanker trunk. The driver of the truck had pulled off the highway and parked the tanker trailer at a rest stop. While the driver was standing beside the trailer, it suddenly …

International Trade Expert Comments on Manufacturing Equipment Importation Suit TRANSPORTATION Expert Case

This case involves a man in California who worked as an independent dealer for an Asian manufacturer of industrial measuring equipment used in manufacturing for several years. Eventually, the manufacturer of the equipment terminated their relationship with …

Loose Manhole Cover Causes Fatal Traffic Accident TRANSPORTATION Expert Case

Loose Manhole Cover Causes Fatal Traffic Accident

This case involves a manhole cover that was located on a high speed and high traffic section of road in the suburbs of a major Northwestern city. At the time of the incident in question it was noted that the stretch of road surrounding the manhole cover ha …

Passenger in Wheelchair Suffers Serious Injuries Due to Negligent Bus Driver TRANSPORTATION Expert Case

This case involves a disabled, elderly male plaintiff who suffered extensive injuries after a bus that was chartered by his nursing home in Wisconsin made an abrupt stop. On the date of the incident in question, the man was riding the bus in order to go to …

Transportation Expert Opines on Trip and Fall Accident During Bus Tour TRANSPORTATION Expert Case

This case involves an elderly man in Minnesota who was injured while disembarking from a bus. The man was more than 90 years old; he fell and broke his hip when exiting a tour bus type vehicle at the end of the tour. He had a walker with him, and had bee …

Truck Driver Allegedly Defrauds Scrap Metal Recycler TRANSPORTATION Expert Case

Truck Driver Allegedly Defrauds Scrap Metal Recycler

This case involves a trucking company that was hired to deliver scrap metal on behalf of a large appliance manufacturer to a third-party recycling company. One of the truckers working for the logistics company instead stole these recyclables and re-sold th …

Man is Killed by Subway Train TRANSPORTATION Expert Case

Man is Killed by Subway Train

This case takes place in New York and involves a man who was struck and run over by a subway train. The plaintiff was standing on the station platform behind the warning strip next to the tracks when he fainted, falling to the ground and rolling on to the  …