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Product Liability Expert Witnesses & CR Bard Lawsuit

Product liability expert witnesses may testify on manufacturing defects, design defects, and failure to warn. In the news, a federal jury in West Virginia awarded $2M in damages to plaintiff Donna Cisson in her lawsuit against CR Bard Inc. Bard manufactures pelvic mesh devices that plaintiffs say were not thoroughly researched for side effects.

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Experts To Testify In Truck Roll Over Lawsuit

Cooper Tire & Rubber Co. has submitted a list of experts in the case against them, Irma Espinal, Nora Flores, et al, vs. Cooper Tire & Rubber Company, et al. The plaintiffs were passengers in a Toyota pickup when the vehicle’s tire tread separated and the truck rolled over.

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What Is A Safety Expert?

“Safety expert” is a rather broad umbrella term, and a safety expert witness may have expertise and training in a variety of fields. This can include equipment safety, building safety, electrical safety, sports safety, medical safety, child safety, and so forth. Safety experts may be qualified as engineers, consultants, and other members of the safety field. They are usually chosen on the basis of their credentials, experience, and qualifications and will be asked to talk about these things on the stand for the purpose of establishing credibility.

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