WORKPLACE SAFETY EXPERT WITNESSES

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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 …

Unsafe Ladder Blamed for Fatal Workplace Accident WORKPLACE SAFETY Expert Case

Unsafe Ladder Blamed for Fatal Workplace Accident

…  contact per OSHA requirements. The property owner hired a safety consultant prior to the incident to perform a safety inspection and the ladder was not addressed. We require an expert who …

General Contractor Faces Suit Over Dangerous Scaffolding WORKPLACE SAFETY 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 SAFETY 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 SAFETY 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 …

Commercial Diver Suffers Severe Infection Due to Untreated Wound WORKPLACE SAFETY Expert Case

This case involves an injury to a commercial diver during a repair to an oil rig in the Gulf of Mexico, during which he sustained a cut on his hand. The individual began experiencing pain and throbbing in his hand, reported it to his employer, and asked to …

Construction Worker is Impaled on Unsafe Job Site WORKPLACE SAFETY Expert Case

Construction Worker is Impaled on Unsafe Job Site

This case involves a construction worker who was impaled on a steel beam that was left jutting from the base of a concrete building foundation. At the time of the incident in question, the man was working as an electrical contractor at a large industrial c …

Injection Molding Accident Leads to Amputation WORKPLACE SAFETY Expert Case

Injection Molding Accident Leads to Amputation

…  Molding Machine. She was not properly instructed on any safety precautions or procedures prior to working with the machine. Her …