WARNING LABEL EXPERT WITNESSES

Expert Witness: E-058238
This expert has over 40 years experience in communication messages and interpretation. He currently conducts research concerned with the interpersonal tactics and message strategies that individuals use in the context of problematic social interactions. He also specializes in communicative intention and the adequacy/inadequacy of messages. This includes the question of how people are most likely to interpret messages in particular warning labels, advertising, contracts, ...
Expert Witness: E-031971
This expert researches how people access and respond to safety and health risk information, examining the effectiveness of consumer product and industrial equipment warnings. He earned his Bachelor's degree in Mass Communication from Kansas State University and both his Master's and doctoral degrees in Communication Studies from the University of Kansas. He has published his scholarly findings on the effectiveness of product warning labels and the communication of risk. ...
Expert Witness: E-058276
This human factors and ergonomics expert has 20+ years of experience analyzing human performance and behavior. He specializes in warnings and risk perception, product safety, vehicle collisions, pedestrian falls, and related areas. The expert earned his Master's and his Ph.D. in Psychology and Ergonomics from North Carolina State University. He is Board Certified in Professional Ergonomics and is a member of several industry associations, including the American Society ...
Expert Witness: E-004874
This highly qualified mechanical engineer earned his BS in Mechanical Engineering from City College of New York, his MS in Mechanical Engineering from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, and his PhD from the University of Connecticut. He has been formally trained in a number of engineering disciplines, including accident investigation and labels/warnings/failure to warn instructions. He belongs to a number of highly prestigious societies in the engineering field, including ...
Expert Witness: E-009402
This expert works as the vice president of engineering for a large fitness corporation. He has worked in the industry for over over thirty years, is familiar with industry trends, and is familiar with the history of numerous fitness products. He holds multiple patents for highly used fitness equipment and has published multiple articles on product safety/warning labels. He is chairman of the committee responsible for fitness industry standards and has authored or ...

WARNING LABEL EXPERT WITNESS CASE STUDIES

Pharmacy Fails To Provide Consultation Regarding Side Effects Of Antibiotics WARNING LABEL Expert Case

This case involves a 19-year-old female patient who was prescribed clindamycin to treat bacterial vaginosis. The medication was dispensed to the patient by a local chain pharmacy location.  The medication did not have an insert when picked up from th …

Patron is Injured by Crash at Hoverboard Demonstration WARNING LABEL Expert Case

Patron is Injured by Crash at Hoverboard Demonstration

This case involves the mechanical defect of a hoverboard and improper instructions and guidance on how to use it, resulting in serious injury. The plaintiff is a supervisor for an amusement park and he was instructed, by his manager, to attend a hoverboard …

Generic Drug Maker Fails to Warn of Permanent Injuries from Antipsychotic Medication WARNING LABEL Expert Case

…  case involves warning lables that were affixed to a popular antipsychotic medicataion and its …  As a result, the medication recieved an additional warning lable indicating that the drug should not be used for an extended …  the name brand version of the drug carried the new warning label, the leading generic version of the medication did not. As a result, …

Insufficient Warnings Blamed for Exposure to Carcinogens WARNING LABEL Expert Case

Insufficient Warnings Blamed for Exposure to Carcinogens

These cases take place in Maine and involves members of an industrial cleaning crew who claim that they were exposed to a range of dangerous and carcinogenic products over the course of their employment without their knowledge. Over a period of fifteen yea …

Truck Operator is Killed by Dangerous Equipment WARNING LABEL Expert Case

Truck Operator is Killed by Dangerous Equipment

…  sold to plaintiff. The manufacturer of the system provided warning labels to be attached to sun visors of the cab regarding the danger of working …

Drug Manufacturer Fails to Warn Patients of Medication Risks WARNING LABEL Expert Case

Drug Manufacturer Fails to Warn Patients of Medication Risks

…  case takes place in Florida and involves the labeling protocols for a name-brand prescription drug and its generic …  few years of its commercial existence, the drug carried a warning label that indicated it was “not recommended” for extended use. …  over an extended period of time. As a result, the original warning on the label was changed to indicate that the drug should never be used …

Defective Bottle Design Leads to Chemical Burns WARNING LABEL Expert Case

Defective Bottle Design Leads to Chemical Burns

…  The bottle did not contain appropriate or conspicuous warnings of any hazard on the label for handling the bottle, and it’s contents began to leak from the …