WORKPLACE INJURY EXPERT WITNESSES

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Truck Operator Is Electrocuted By Allegedly Defective Switchgear WORKPLACE INJURY Expert Case

This case involves a truck operator that was electrocuted while on a construction site. The driver lifted the dump bed of the truck and hit an overhead electric wire. Because the operator was in a truck with rubber tires, the circuit was incomplete. As …

Economics Expert Reviews Damages For Construction Injury WORKPLACE INJURY Expert Case

This case involves a 47-year-old construction worker who was injured while working on a commercial project site. The worker’s leg became entangled in the blades of a trenching machine and required amputation on-site. An expert in forensic economics was …

Aerosol Physics Expert Analyzes Allegedly Defective Respirators WORKPLACE INJURY Expert Case

This case involves a group of construction workers that were exposed to asbestos during the renovation of a brewery located on an industrial site. The project manager was aware of the risk of asbestos on site and mandated that all workers wear respirat …

Tire Explosion Severely Injures Maintenance Worker WORKPLACE INJURY Expert Case

Tire Explosion Severely Injures Maintenance Worker

This case involves a tire company employee performing maintenance on the flat tire of a chassis. While the employee was working, the rim assembly exploded causing the tire to fly off. The tire hit the employee in the head, throwing him backward and fra …

Forklift Alarm Design Blamed For Fatal Warehouse Accident WORKPLACE INJURY Expert Case

This case involves a forklift driver in a warehouse who reversed into another worker in close proximity killing him. The forklift was equipped with a backup alarm which emits a blaring sound like a siren. It was alleged that because the alarm was locat …

Contractor Dies After Falling From Unsecured Scaffolding WORKPLACE INJURY Expert Case

Contractor Dies After Falling From Unsecured Scaffolding

This case involves a contractor from Oklahoma who was working on an exterior painting project for a building within a large business complex. While she was on top of the scaffolding, the scaffolding moved away from the building and she fell to the grou …

Worker Contracts Cancer After Alleged Long-Term Exposure To Benzene WORKPLACE INJURY Expert Case

This case involves a print shop worker who passed away from myeloid leukemia after 23 years of employment. The North Carolina print shop where he worked specializes in large-format printing and uses benzene solvent in their inks to prevent rapid dryi …

Expert In Offshore Drilling Vessel Safety Opines on Fatal Equipment Failure WORKPLACE INJURY Expert Case

This case involves an individual with 20+ years of experience in ship maintenance who died on an offshore drilling vessel. The individual was testing the ship’s air compressors which had recently been serviced. While the individual was in the process …