Worker/Workplace Negligence Subscribe to view the full case

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Case Types: Transportation - Trucking | Worker/Workplace Negligence -  | Affirmative Defenses - Contributory Negligence 

Case: Regina Wilburn v. Salustino Ordonez, Jr., Anthony Socias, Jr., d/b/a Tony Bros. Towing and Repair a/k/a Tony Bros. Wrecker Service and Garage and Savage Services Corp.

State: TX

Date: 2018-05-25

Experts: John C. Laughlin (Houston, TX) Biomechanics

Summary: On Sept. 8, 2015, plaintiff Regina Wilburn, 52, a home health aide, was driving a sedan west on State Highway 6 in Hitchcock. She was in the right lane, of two, and was going 45 mph to 50 mph. She wa...

Premises Liability Subscribe to view the full case

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Case Types: Wrongful Death -  | Premises Liability - Snow and Ice | Slips, Trips & Falls - Slip and Fall | Premises Liability - Apartment Building | Premises Liability - Dangerous Condition 

Case: Linda Hanley, administrator for the Estate of Margaret Marshall v. Naugatuck Housing Authority and Bourough of Naugatuck

State: CT

Date: 2015-11-17

Experts: John Laughlin M.E., P.I. (Houston, TX) Biomechanics

Summary: On Feb. 7, 2010, around 2 a.m., plaintiff's decedent Margaret Marshall, 80, allegedly fell outside of her apartment located at 53 Conrad Street in Naugatuck. Marshall was unable to get up and ultimat...

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Case Types: Motor Vehicle - Truck | Motor Vehicle - Motorcycle | Motor Vehicle - Right Turn | Motor Vehicle - Tractor-Trailer 

Case: Jason Michael Merrill v. Sprint Waste Services LP and Jose Luis Gonzalez

State: TX

Date: 2015-09-22

Experts: John C. Laughlin (Houston, TX) Biomechanics

Summary: On March 15, 2012, plaintiff Jason Michael Merrill, 24, a warehouse worker, was riding a Kawasaki Ninja sport motorcycle on the feeder road of the East 610 Loop in Houston. Jose Luis Gonzalez was ahe...

Premises Liability Subscribe to view the full case

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Case Types: Wrongful Death -  | Slips, Trips & Falls - Falldown | Premises Liability - Snow and Ice | Premises Liability - Tenant's Injury | Slips, Trips & Falls - Slip and Fall | Premises Liability - Apartment Building | Premises Liability - Negligent Repair and/or Maintenance 

Case: Linda Hanley, Administratrix for the Estate of Margaret Marshall v. Naugatuck Housing Authority

State: CT

Date: 2014-12-17

Experts: John C. Laughlin (Houston, TX) Biomechanics

Summary: On Feb. 7, 2010, plaintiff's decedent Margaret Marshall, 80, slipped and fell on an ice patch outside the rear of her apartment building located at 53 Conrad Street in Naugatuck. Marshall was subsequ...

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Case Types: Government - Excessive Force | Wrongful Death - Survival Damages | Civil Rights - Police as Defendant 

Case: Claudia Trujillo, Individually and on Behalf of K.T., minor child, and on behalf of the Estate of Claudio Trujillo; Marisa Trujillo; and Martin Trujillo v. City of Amarillo, Cole Thurman, Dewayne Griffin, Gordon Eatley, and Kevin Korinek

State: TX

Date: 2012-10-09

Experts: John C. Laughlin (Houston, TX) Biomedical

Summary: On the night of Jan. 29, 2011, plaintiffs' decedent Claudio Trujillo, 24, a meat-processing worker, went out with a group of friends in Amarillo for a friend's birthday. After dinner, they went to so...

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

Case: Sharon Huston v. Gabriel Ambrose and United Parcel Service Inc.

State: TX

Date: 2011-11-21

Experts: John C. Laughlin (Houston, TX) Biomechanics

Summary: On Jan. 8, 2009, plaintiff Sharon Huston, 50s, a car salesperson, was driving a compact sport utility vehicle on the southbound feeder road of the Gulf Freeway in Houston, at Belfort. Huston claimed ...

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Case Types: Motor Vehicle - SUV | Motor Vehicle - Truck | Motor Vehicle - Left Turn 

Case: Robert Miller, M.D. v. Matthew Aaron Churches

State: TX

Date: 2011-11-04

Experts: John C. Laughlin (Houston, TX) Biomechanics

Summary: On Feb. 29, 2008, plaintiff Dr. Robert Miller, 58, a gastroenterologist, was in a subcompact car traveling south in the outside lane of Ridge Road in Rockwall County. Matthew Aaron Churches was north...

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Case Types: Negligence -  | Damages - Punitive | Gross Negligence -  | Motor Vehicle - Rear-ender 

Case: Curtis McCabe and Deborah McCabe v. James Haywood Allison

State: TX

Date: 2002-01-10

Experts: John Laughlin M.E., P.I. (Houston, TX) biomechanics

Summary: A Harris County jury found that neither driver's negligence, if any, in a low-speed rear-end collision caused any injuries to the 52-year-old man driving the front vehicle. The plaintiff claimed a fr...

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Case Types: Negligence -  | Railroad - FELA 

Case: Ronnie Joe Pepper vs. Burlington Northern Railroad Co., The Estate of James Lynn Mann, Deceased

State: TX

Date: 1994-12-05

Experts: John Laughlin (Tyler, TX) Medical/Health

Summary: Plt. was the engineer of a train that collided with a pickup driven by James Lynn Mann at an unmarked crossing. Def. contended it was marked as a private crossing and as such didn't require signs or ...