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Case Types: Premises Liability - Residence | Premises Liability - Snow and Ice | Slips, Trips & Falls - Slip and Fall | Premises Liability - Stairs or Stairway | Premises Liability - Dangerous Condition | Premises Liability - Negligent Repair and/or Maintenance 

Case: Elio Lomagno v. Lawrence Lomagno and Michelle Lomagno

State: NY

Date: 2018-01-19

Experts: Irving U. Ojalvo P.E. (New York, NY) Accident Reconstruction

Summary: On Jan. 23, 2014, plaintiff Elio Lomagno, 75, a property manager, fell while he was traversing an exterior stairway of a residence that was located at 9 Wilson Terrace, in the Todt Hill section of Ri...

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Case Types: Wrongful Death -  | Motor Vehicle - Passenger | Motor Vehicle - Seat Belt | Motor Vehicle - Driver Fatigue | Motor Vehicle - Single Vehicle | Products Liability - Seat Belts | Products Liability - Design Defect 

Case: John Kinney, III, Inf et al v. Kristine Conklin-Kinney, James E. Niggl and KIA Motors America, Inc.

State: NY

Date: 2009-06-30

Experts: Irving U. Ojalvo P.E. (New York, NY) Accident Reconstruction

Summary: At about 6 a.m. on April 13, 2000, plaintiff's decedent, Sean Kinney, 8, was a left rear-seat passenger, and his brother, plaintiff John Kinney, 9, was a right rear-seat passenger of a 2000 KIA Sephi...

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Case Types: Motor Vehicle - Motorcycle | Motor Vehicle - Lane Change 

Case: Maureen Klem v. Roger E. Gair

State: NY

Date: 2008-04-16

Experts: Irving U. Ojalvo P.E. (New York, NY) Accident Reconstruction

Summary: On Oct. 26, 2003, plaintiff Maureen Klem, 50, an auto dealership's service adviser, was motorcycling on the northbound side of Interstate 684, near its interchange at Interstate 84, in Brewster. When...

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Case Types: Products Liability - Power Tools | Products Liability - Design Defect | Products Liability - Failure to Warn 

Case: Franscisco Morales & Rosa Morales v. Delta International Machine Corp., Rockwell Manufacturing Co, Rudolf Bass, Inc. & 173 Lafayette Corp.

State: NY

Date: 2008-03-20

Experts: Irving U. Ojalvo P.E. (New York, NY) Industrial Equipment/Machinery

Summary: On Oct. 7, 1999, plaintiff Francisco Morales, 40, a handyman, was engaged in the normal course of his duties at DC 37's building near the former World Trade Center, in Manhattan. He was constructing ...

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Case Types: Products Liability - Warnings | Legal Profession - Malpractice | Products Liability - Design Defect 

Case: Mark Sapir and Zoya Sapir v. Bruce S Reznick and Bruce S Reznick PC

State: NY

Date: 2008-02-26

Experts: Irving U. Ojalvo (New York, NY) Engineering

Summary: On Feb. 6, 1995, plaintiff Mark Sapir, 42, an owner of a gas station, ascended a Krause Ladder Co. Inc. Multimatic A-frame ladder. The ladder collapsed, and Sapir fell onto the ground. He sustained i...

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Case Types: Products Liability - Power Tools | Products Liability - Design Defect | Products Liability - Failure to Inspect | Products Liability - Manufacturing Defect 

Case: German Woodie v. Mac Tools and Christopher Gaisser

State: NY

Date: 2007-02-21

Experts: Irving U. Ojalvo (New York, NY) Mechanical

Summary: On Jan. 2, 2001, plaintiff German Woodie, 39, a mechanic, worked at Front Street Automotive, which is located at 1883 Front St., in East Meadow. Woodie was attempting to remove the hub assembly of a ...

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Case Types: Construction - Accidents | Construction - Labor Law | Construction - Scaffolds and Ladders | Slips, Trips & Falls - Fall from Height 

Case: Marco Barrales v. International Business Machines Corp., Skanska USA Inc., Skanska USA Building Inc. & Skanska USA Construction Services, Inc. / International Business Machines Corp., Skanska USA Inc., Skanska USA Building Inc. & Skanska USA Construction Services, Inc. v. Asbestos Corporation of America

State: NY

Date: 2007-01-18

Experts: Irving U. Ojalvo (Rockland, NY) Engineering

Summary: On June 13, 2003, plaintiff Marco Barrales, 30, an asbestos remover, was removing temporary lighting from a ceiling that had been used during a renovation project that addressed International Busines...

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Case Types: Motor Vehicle - Crosswalk | Motor Vehicle - Left Turn | Motor Vehicle - Pedestrian | Motor Vehicle - Single Vehicle | Motor Vehicle - Sudden Emergency Defense 

Case: Jeok Liew Teoh v. Phoenix Refrigeration Inc., Carnell Rock

State: NY

Date: 2006-11-02

Experts: Irving U. Ojalvo (New York, NY) Biomechanical

Summary: At about 4:50 p.m. on Dec. 23, 2003, plaintiff Jeok Liew Teoh, 60, a cashier, was crossing Central Park West, in Manhattan. As she stepped onto the street, Teoh was struck by a van driven by Carnell ...

Worker/Workplace Negligence Subscribe to view the full case

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Case Types: Worker/Workplace Negligence - Negligent Maintenance 

Case: George Cutrone & Loretta Cutrone v. N.Y.C.T.A. & Malvese Equipment Co., Inc.

State: NY

Date: 2006-05-10

Experts: Irving U. Ojalvo (New York, NY) Automotive

Summary: On Oct. 12, 1998, plaintiff George Cutrone, 51, a Manhattan and Bronx Surface Transit Operating Authority chassis maintainer, was exiting a foreman's office in the bus depot facility, when he was str...

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Case Types: Motor Vehicle - Bus | Motor Vehicle - Pedestrian | Motor Vehicle - Right Turn | Government - Municipalities | Government - Municipal Statute 

Case: Shadea Hamilton, an Infant by Her m/n/g, Yvette Newman-Neadham, Individually v. City of New York, Green Bus Lines, Inc., R.H. Jean-Raymond / Stephen Conroy v. Green Bus Lines, Inc., R.H. Jean-Raymond

State: NY

Date: 2006-05-01

Experts: Irving Ojalvo P.E. (New York, NY) Accident Reconstruction

Summary: On Oct. 21, 2002, plaintiff Shadea Hamilton, 15, a student, was crossing 101st Avenue, near its intersection at 146th Street, in the Richmond Hill section of Queens. As she was attempting to cross, s...

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Case Types: Motor Vehicle - Broadside | Motor Vehicle - Red Light | Motor Vehicle - Intersection | Motor Vehicle - Multiple Vehicle 

Case: Edwina H. Kerrigan v. Robert A. Sonnick, Jr. and Robert Sonnick, Sr.

State: NY

Date: 2006-03-07

Experts: Irving U. Ojalvo (New York, NY) Engineering

Summary: On April 9, 2003, plaintiff Edwina Kerrigan, a secretary in her 50s, was driving on southbound Park Avenue, near its intersection at Sunrise Highway, in Rockville Centre. As she proceeded through the...

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Case Types: Motor Vehicle - Passenger | Motor Vehicle - Rear-ender 

Case: Faith Rosado v. Alert Ambulette Service Stanislav Khanukayev, Thomas Trucking Produce, & Ronnie Ray Hupp

State: NY

Date: 2005-06-09

Experts: Irving U. Ojalvo (New York, NY) Engineering

Summary: On May 5, 2003, plaintiff Faith Rosado, 50, was a passenger in an Alert Ambulette Services van that was traveling on Atlantic Avenue, near the entrance for Eastern Parkway, in Brooklyn. As the van wa...

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Case Types: Construction - Accidents | Construction - Labor Law | Worker/Workplace Negligence - Negligent Maintenance 

Case: Robert J. Massie, Jr. v. Carnegie Hall Corp. and Tishman Construction Corporation of New York / Carnegie Hall Corp. and Tishman Constuction Corporation of New York v. Stokes Industries, Inc.

State: NY

Date: 2004-12-17

Experts: Irving U. Ojalvo (New York, NY) Engineering

Summary: On Aug. 22, 2000, plaintiff Robert Massie Jr., 29, an operating engineer, was operating a forklift in the basement of Carnegie Hall in New York. Massie was transporting steel containers with excavati...

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Case Types: Transportation - Roadways | Premises Liability - Dangerous Condition 

Case: Charlene Grosvenor v. State of New York / Cynthia Grosvenor v. State of New York / Dane Grosvenor v. State of New York

State: NY

Date: 2004-02-17

Experts: Irving U. Ojalvo (New York, NY) Structural

Summary: On Feb. 7, 1999, claimants Cynthia, Dane and Charlene Grosvenor sustained injuries in a motor vehicle accident at the intersection of Lake Street and Route 120 in Harrison. Charlene Grosvenor was dri...

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Case Types: Negligence -  | Construction -  

Case: Eliyahu Ezagui and Reina Ezagui v. Serrant & Sons Inc.

State: NY

Date: 2003-10-09

Experts: Irving U. Ojalvo (New York, NY) Engineering

Summary: On Oct. 9, 2003, plaintiff Eliyahu Ezagui, 32, a construction manager, was assigned to inspect masonry work at 762 Empire Blvd. in Brooklyn, N.Y. Ezagui mounted a six-foot-high scaffold to view the w...

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Case Types: Government - Police | Motor Vehicle - Broadside 

Case: Jose Ortiz v. City of New York

State: NY

Date: 2003-01-16

Experts: Irving U. Ojalvo (New York, NY) Accident Investigation & Reconstruction/ Failure Analysis/Product Liability

Summary: This action arose out of a collision between plaintiff Jose Ortiz's taxi cab and defendant the City of New York's police vehicle. The incident occurred at the intersection of Hooper Street and Broadw...

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Case Types: Motor Vehicle -  | Real Property - Nuisance | Government - Municipalities | Motor Vehicle - Alcohol Involvement 

Case: James Gallagi v. Northeast Utilities, et al.

State: CT

Date: 1999-07-01

Experts: Irving U. Ojalvo (New York, NY) Mechanical

Summary: Plaintiff was a passenger in a vehicle operated by an intoxicated driver. The driver lost control of his vehicle and struck a utility pole. The pole was located near a sidewalk and was maintained by ...

Slips, Trips & Falls Subscribe to view the full case

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Case Types: Slips, Trips & Falls - Falldown 

Case: Steven and Judith Ragule v. International Business Machines Corp.; Ogden Industrial Services, Inc.;

State: NY

Date: 1999-03-10

Experts: Irving U. Ojalvo (New York, NY) Engineering

Summary: This action settled for $1,200,000 during trial. Pltf., a 41-year-old electrical power engineer, claimed that on 2/13/95 he fell down a flight of metal stairs that had been treated with calcium chlo...

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Case Types: Motor Vehicle -  

Case: Kyong Hi Wohn v. County of Suffolk and Robin Kane

State: NY

Date: 1999-02-05

Experts: Irving U. Ojalvo (New York, NY) seat belts

Summary: In October 1984, Pltf., a keypunch operator in her 40s, was stopped at a red light on Old Willets Path at its intersection with Veterans Memorial Highway in Hauppauge when her vehicle was struck in t...

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Case Types: Products Liability -  

Case: John Grant v. PPG Industries, Inc.

State: CT

Date: 1994-09-01

Experts: Irving U. Ojalvo (New York, NY) Structural

Summary: In the course of his employment, plaintiff was installing Backlite B6500 glass in the rear window of a Mercury Topaz when the glass shattered, severing a nerve in his wrist. The glass was manufactur...

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Case Types: Premises Liability -  | Landlord and Tenant -  | Slips, Trips & Falls - Falldown 

Case: Roger Muscillo v. Town Properties, inc.

State: CT

Date: 1994-09-01

Experts: Irving U. Ojalvo (New York, NY) Mechanical

Summary: Plaintiff was a tenant in a residential apartment complex owned by Defendant Town Properties. He exited his building carrying a tray containing garbage. A rainfall had recently occurred. Plaintiff...