WORKPLACE SAFETY EXPERT WITNESSES

WORKPLACE SAFETY EXPERT WITNESS CASE STUDIES

Economics Expert Reviews Damages For Construction Injury WORKPLACE SAFETY 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 SAFETY 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 SAFETY 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 …

Thousands Of Miners Contract Lung Disease After Long-Term Exposure To Dust WORKPLACE SAFETY Expert Case

This is a class action case of several thousand miners suffering from lung fibrosis as a result of their exposure to dust over the last twenty years. This litigation alleged that the mining companies that owned or operated 100+ different mines were aw …

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

Contractor Dies After Falling From Unsecured Scaffolding

…  to the ground, dying on impact. It was alleged that a safety engineer inspected the scaffolding the hour before the contractor began …  site management was sought to speak to contractor safety while using …

Expert In Offshore Drilling Vessel Safety Opines on Fatal Equipment Failure WORKPLACE SAFETY 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 …

Cruise Ship Employee Suffers Work-Related Injury Due to Unsafe Conditions WORKPLACE SAFETY 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 …