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Worker Suffers Permanent Injuries in Loading Dock Accident WORKPLACE SAFETY Expert Case

Worker Suffers Permanent Injuries in Loading Dock Accident

This case involves a warehouse employee who suffered permanent and debilitating injuries due to an allegedly defective loading dock design. On the date of the incident in question, the worker had been tasked with unloading a trailer full of avocados that h …

Construction Expert Witness Opines on Injuries at Unsafe Job Site WORKPLACE SAFETY Expert Case

This case involves a construction worker in Connecticut who suffered serious injuries after he was partially run over by a construction vehicle while on the job. On the date of the incident in question, the man was working as a surveyor on a construction s …

Electrical Worker is Seriously Injured by Unsafe Lockout-Tagout Procedure WORKPLACE SAFETY Expert Case

This case involves an electrician who died from an accident at an amusement park in Wisconsin. The electrician was called in early in the morning to fix a maintenance issue on an indoor roller coaster, but the proper lockout/tagout procedure was not comple …

Rolling Door Installer is Seriously Injured by Oversized Springs WORKPLACE SAFETY Expert Case

This case involves a self storage facility employee in Nebraska who was injured while installing a large rolling door on one of the facility’s storage units. Unbeknownst to the employee, the coil and springs provided by the manufacturer were the wrong size …

Corporate Liability Questioned Following Factory Accident WORKPLACE SAFETY Expert Case

A large manufacturing company of jewelry with gemstones in Pennsylvania was sued for the resulting injuries and deaths of five of its employees after a deadly factory fire. The factory had acted as a subsidy of the larger company, employing many of the lo …

Overhead Power Lines Electrocute Maintenance Worker WORKPLACE SAFETY Expert Case

Overhead Power Lines Electrocute Maintenance Worker

This case involves a young man who was severely electrocuted while he was cleaning equipment in an industrial park in South Dakota. The plaintiff’s job duties required him to carry a sweeper that has a long handle. When he was done sweeping, he lifted the  …

Inappropriate Material Handling Procedures Lead to Significant Injuries WORKPLACE SAFETY Expert Case

This case involves an incident that occurred at a manufacturer of aircraft components in Louisiana. The manufacturer in question regularly receives large shipments of aluminum billets, shipped in racks that stacked on top of each other. The manufacturer us …