WORKPLACE DISCRIMINATION EXPERT WITNESS CASE STUDIES

Prison Inmates Allegedly Exposed to Harmful Dust From Spray Coating Removal WORKPLACE DISCRIMINATION Expert Case

This case involves a number of a prison inmates who were exposed to airborne particulates in high concentrations during renovations to the prison facilities. The prison administration contracted with a professional coating contractor to use a particular k …

Construction Worker Suffers Fatal Accident Due to Poorly Maintained Equipment WORKPLACE DISCRIMINATION Expert Case

This case involves a construction worker in New Mexico who was fatally injured by a skid steer loader that he was operating. At the time of the incident in question, the man was using the loader to move dirt around a construction site. At some point, the l …

Man Loses Job After Suffering Permanent Injuries in Workplace Accident WORKPLACE DISCRIMINATION Expert Case

This case involves a worker in a steel mill in upstate New York who was seriously injured by die cutting equipment while at work. The equipment pinned the man’s hand under nearly one thousand pounds of weight, effectively destroying his ability to use his …

Welder is Killed by Damaged Electrical Connection on Welding Generator WORKPLACE DISCRIMINATION Expert Case

This case involves a welder who was killed by an improperly insulated cable running from a welding generator to an electrode. At the time of the incident in question, the welding cable was being fed through a ventilation shaft, with the generator and the  …

Impairment Rating Expert Comments on Injuries Suffered During Construction Accident WORKPLACE DISCRIMINATION Expert Case

This case involves a construction worker who was seriously injured in a work-related fall. At the time of the incident in question, the worker was installing lighting fixtures while on top of a ladder. At some point, he lost his balance and fell, and he wa …

Industrial Crane Accident Results in Severe Injuries WORKPLACE DISCRIMINATION Expert Case

Industrial Crane Accident Results in Severe Injuries

This case involves a crane accident. The plaintiff provided contract work for the defendant manufacturing facility. The facility operated hoists and cranes picking up storage containers up to one ton in weight. The containers are maneuvered onto a tram tha …

Scrap Metal Workers Suffer Lead Poisoning Due to Alleged Employer Negligence WORKPLACE DISCRIMINATION Expert Case

This case involves a number of Plaintiffs that were exposed to lead dust during their employment at a scrap metal processing facility. The Defendants in this case had a business focused on processing scrap metal and lead-bearing byproducts into refined le …

ADA Expert Opines on Harassment of Employee With ADHD WORKPLACE DISCRIMINATION Expert Case

ADA Expert Opines on Harassment of Employee With ADHD

This case involves an employee at a Fortune 500 company who suffered from ADHD and ADD, among other issues, which prevented him from focusing for an extended period of time without treatment. He was frequently bullied and hassled by a direct supervisor af …

Worker is Injured by Catastrophic Malfunction of CNC Machine WORKPLACE DISCRIMINATION 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 …

Insufficient Warnings Blamed for Exposure to Carcinogens WORKPLACE DISCRIMINATION 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 …