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Toxicology Expert Witness Articles

Toxicology expert witness provide testimony in a variety of matter involving drugs, alcohol, and other toxic exposures such as mold or household chemicals. Learn how toxicology expert witnesses have helped lawyers with their cases.

  • Expert Witness Explains the Harmful Effects of Carbon Monoxide Poisoning and How to Recover Damages

    Carbon monoxide may lead to poisoning, injury and death when someone has been exposed to too much of the gas. It is colorless and odorless, so it cannot be see or smelled but it may be see in smoke. However, because it weighs less than oxygen, it spreads quickly.

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  • Expert Witness on the Serious Consequences of Inhaling Mold during Career or in Home

    When mold is prevalent in a home or in a business setting, it may lead to serious health consequences. This substance may be a concern that started with a construction defect, through the upkeep or maintenance of a landlord or landlady or when repairs are completed.

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  • Asbestos in Baby Powder Cases - Product Liability Expert Witness Testimony

    There are several cases where there are toxic substances used as materials in products used for young children or babies that require the services of an expert witness to both understand and pursue a legal claim against. In these situations, the expert hired will need to testify about the tested materials and expose the damages the company or person caused.

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  • Use of Chemistry Expert Witness in Drug Charges

    Drug charges often require an expert to analyze the data, understand the full elements of the case and explain these issues to the courtroom for a better awareness of each factor. Without an expert to assess a blood or urine sample, the results may remain unverified which may assist in releasing a guilty party without the necessary conviction he or she may incur.

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  • Environmental Contamination Cases that Need Testimony from an Expert Witness

    Environmental contamination affects thousands around the country each year when there is a breach from contaminated sources into the drinking water. The testimony of an expert witness is necessary to explain what happened and how to correct the issue.

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  • Pharmacologist Expert Witness on Warning Label Defects

    Expert witnesses are needed most often when there is an aspect about a case that needs clarification for the judge or jury. In pharmacology cases where there are defects in warning labels, these experts are uniquely qualified in detailing the effects that these defective labels may cause in the health of the public either for an individual or a group.

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  • Role of an Infectious Disease Expert Witness in Food Poisoning Case

    Many food poisoning cases require the assistance and expertise of an expert witness to understand the actual cause and severity of the contamination that affects and injures those that consume the food. An infectious disease consultant may provide details similar to those that work for the Centers for Disease Control that may take center stage in some food poisoning cases.

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  • Medical Expert Witnesses Needed for Negligence in Hazardous Chemical Cases

    Hazardous chemicals are both dangerous and lethal to humans when they come into contact with the skin or are inhaled. Some chemicals are such a risk to the health of a person that not having a breathing mask could lead to death quickly. There are many compounds that may be created which could harm someone, and numerous chemicals found in homes or buildings could lead to the same dangerous results.

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  • Expert Witness Expectations in Opioid Lawsuits

    Opioids are the common thread in lawsuits where someone brings a case about physical harm due to medication such as pain relievers and pills. Litigation into these matters is frequently complicated and difficult to understand without the use of an expert witness, and these professionals present testimony about the drugs and their effects.

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