WORKPLACE INJURY EXPERT WITNESSES

WORKPLACE INJURY EXPERT WITNESS CASE STUDIES

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 …

Construction Worker is Crushed While Working With Unsafe Equipment WORKPLACE INJURY Expert Case

This case involves a worker who was severely injured after being crushed between the tag axles of a concrete truck and a piece of material handling equipment. At the time of the concrete truck’s purchase, the axels were noticed to be unreasonably dange …

Cruise Ship Employee Suffers Work-Related Injury Due to Unsafe Conditions WORKPLACE INJURY Expert Case

This case involves a man who was employed as a chef in the galley of a large cruise ship. In the course of his employment, the man needed to reach for canned foods that were located on a high shelf in the pantry. The man was fairly short, and was unable to …

Landscaper is Electrocuted by High-Voltage Line During Tree Trimming WORKPLACE INJURY Expert Case

A tree trimmer was hired by a contractor to a public electrical utility company to clear branches from power lines. At the time of the clearing, the utility company did not close out the power lines, and the tree trimmer was killed when he made contact wi …

Unsafe Ladder Blamed for Fatal Workplace Accident WORKPLACE INJURY Expert Case

Unsafe Ladder Blamed for Fatal Workplace Accident

This case involves an individual who was severely injured when he fell off a ship ladder at his place of employment. He worked at a biopharmaceutical company and was responsible for turning off a boiler every night which was located on the roof. To get to  …

General Contractor Faces Suit Over Dangerous Scaffolding WORKPLACE INJURY Expert Case

General Contractor Faces Suit Over Dangerous Scaffolding

This case involves a construction worker who was severely and permanently injured after falling from scaffolding. On the date of the incident in question, the man was working as a stonemason on the restoration of an historic building in Maryland. The man w …

Unsafe Truck Trailer Door Causes Significant Brain Injury WORKPLACE INJURY Expert Case

Unsafe Truck Trailer Door Causes Significant Brain Injury

This case involves a worker who was performing his job at a receiving facility for an electrical generation facility that burnt garbage. At the time of the incident in question, the man was helping to empty a truck that had just arrived at the facility. Th …

Elevator Maintenance Expert Discusses Trip and Fall From Misleveled Elevator Cab WORKPLACE INJURY Expert Case

This case involves a man who was injured when he fell out of an elevator that had misleveled. The man had taken the elevator to a lower floor of a skyscraper in the course of his employment as a custodian. When the elevator doors opened, he tripped and vio …