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Worker Suffers Permanent Injuries in Loading Dock Accident TRUCKING Expert Case

Worker Suffers Permanent Injuries in Loading Dock Accident

This case involves a warehouse employee who suffered permanent and debilitating injuries due to an allegedly defective loading dock design. On the date of the incident in question, the worker had been tasked with unloading a trailer full of avocados that h …

Pedestrian Suffers Fatal Injuries From Dangerously Modified Truck TRUCKING Expert Case

This case involves a man in Florida who suffered fatal injuries due to an allegedly dangerous modification made to a semi-truck. On the date of the incident in question, the pedestrian was waiting to cross a busy, multi-lane road on the sidewalk. The defen …

Forklift Operations Expert Opines on Fatal Accident During Material Delivery TRUCKING Expert Case

This case involves an injury that occurred while a forklift operator was unloading materials for a large manufacturer of prefabricated homes in Hawaii. A truckload of plywood had been delivered on a flatbed trailer, and the driver began to unstrap the load …

Intellectual Property Experts Evaluate Automated Vehicle Systems Patent Dispute TRUCKING Expert Case

This case is an intellectual property dispute involving automated systems used to manage air pressure allocation on air brake systems, specifically those employed on eighteen-wheeler and other heavy trucks. It was claimed that the design of the system was  …

Logistics Expert Evaluates International Cargo Insurance Dispute TRUCKING Expert Case

This case involves a manufacturer of specialized lubricants and surface treatments for close-tolerance manufacturing that hired a logistics firm to transport millions of dollars worth of product from Europe to its final destination in the United States. Wh …

Fleet Management Experts Discuss Lack of Underride Guards in Fatal Accident TRUCKING Expert Case

This case involves an individual who was severely injured as a result of a motor vehicle accident involving a tractor trailer. At the time of the accident, the defendant truck was pulling out of a vehicle pool lot and onto a multi-lane highway during the l …

Biomechanics Expert Witness Opines on Truck Accident TRUCKING Expert Case

Biomechanics Expert Witness Opines on Truck Accident

…  Burke v. TranSam Trucking, Inc., 617 F. Supp. 2d 327 (M.D. Pa. 2009) Background: This case …  to this accident, Defendant Wirfel was employed by TransAm Trucking, Inc. (“Defendant “TransAm”). Plaintiffs alleged Defendant Wirfel and …

Truck Operator is Killed by Dangerous Equipment TRUCKING Expert Case

Truck Operator is Killed by Dangerous Equipment

This case takes place in New York and involves the owner of a flatbed truck equipped with a material handling system. The material handling system was added after the chassis of the truck was sold to plaintiff. The manufacturer of the system provided warn …