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Case Types: Premises Liability - Restaurant | Premises Liability - Office Building | Slips, Trips & Falls - Trip and Fall | Premises Liability - Dangerous Condition 

Case: Christopher Allen v. Medical Information Technology, Inc. and Rita's Enterprises, Inc.

State: MA

Date: 2015-11-05

Experts: John W. Mroszczyk PhD (Danvers, MA) Materials Engineering

Summary: On Sept. 12, 2011, plaintiff Christopher Allen, 27, a temporary employee of Rita's Catering, was working in the kitchen of an office building cafeteria within Medical Information Technology's headqua...

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Case Types: Premises Liability - Restaurant | Slips, Trips & Falls - Slip and Fall | Premises Liability - Dangerous Condition | Premises Liability - Negligent Repair and/or Maintenance 

Case: Zarrella v. Applebee's Northeast Inc.

State: MA

Date: 2014-02-07

Experts: John W. Mroszczyk PhD (Danvers, MA) Materials Engineering

Summary: On March 8, 2011, plaintiff Amy Zarrella, in her late 20s at the time and a special education consultant, slipped and fell at an Applebee's restaurant in Dorchester. She suffered facial lacerations a...

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

Case: Robert H. Willis v. Pam-Lu Corporation d/b/a LePlace, Pamela M. Pinault, individually, and Lucy A. Langevin, individually, et al.

State: MA

Date: 2010-05-20

Experts: John Mroszczyk Ph.D. P.E. (Danvers, MA) Engineering

Summary: A bar patron who tripped and fell on a steep incline sued the premises owners for liability. The defendants denied there was any defect and claimed the plaintiff was responsible for his own injuries....

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Case Types: Motor Vehicle -  | Government - Municipalities 

Case: Smith v. Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority

State: MA

Date: 2009-09-28

Experts: John Mroszczyk Ph.D. P.E. (Danvers, MA) Engineering

Summary: A Suffolk County jury awarded $661,784 to a man who suffered a serious ankle injury in an accident involving an MBTA bus. The issue was whether the bus should have been on the roadway given an allege...

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Case Types: Products Liability - Design Defect | Products Liability - Automatic Door 

Case: Doe minor v. Doe garage manufacturer

State: IL

Date: 2009-06-02

Experts: John W. Mroszczyk (Danvers, MA) Machine Guards

Summary: In May 2005, the plaintiff, age 4, was asphyxiated after the garage door to his parents' home pinned him down when it closed. The 16-foot-wide door exerted approximately 280 pounds of downward force ...

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

Case: Judith L. Sauvageau v. Genesis I Corporation

State: MA

Date: 2008-02-05

Experts: John Mroszczyk Ph.D. P.E. (Danvers, MA) Engineering

Summary: A tenant in an apartment building fell down the front stairs of the building allegedly because defendant failed to maintain the stairs properly. A Worcester County jury returned a defense verdict aft...

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Case Types: Premises Liability -  

Case: Charles M. Scott, et al. v. Stuart T. Garfield and Ellen M. Garfield

State: MA

Date: 2006-07-18

Experts: John Mroszczyk Ph.D. P.E. (Danvers, MA) Engineering

Summary: A man helping a friend move from her apartment fell from a second story porch when the railing suddenly broke. Defendant landlords argued they did not know of the defect. An Essex County jury awarded...

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Case Types: Motor Vehicle -  | Construction - Accidents 

Case: Catherine Fico, et al. v. Welch Corp. and Tae Whan Kim

State: MA

Date: 2005-08-18

Experts: John Mroszczyk Ph.D. P.E. (Danvers, MA) Engineering

Summary: A jogger who was struck by a passing vehicle in a construction zone pursued liability claims against the company responsible for construction in the area and the driver of the vehicle that hit her. T...

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Case Types: Slips, Trips & Falls - Falldown 

Case: Pimental v. Sunrise Erectors, Inc.

State: MA

Date: 2000-03-22

Experts: John W. Mroszczyk (Danvers, MA) Engineering

Summary: Plaintiff was on a wooden staircase on a loading dock when he fell, injuring his shoulder. A railing along the staircase collapsed as plaintiff was leaning against it. The staircase and railing had b...

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Case Types: Motor Vehicle -  

Case: Daniel W. Monahan v. Cynthia A. Rivers and Vincent V. Pezzillo

State: RI

Date: 1999-03-16

Experts: John W. Mroszczyk (Danvers, MA) Safety

Summary: Defendant rear-ended plaintiff's vehicle in a minor-impact collision....

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Case Types: Premises Liability -  

Case: Ann M. Hynes v. Ann & Hope, Inc. v. Lynne Lafie

State: MA

Date: 1999-02-18

Experts: John W. Mroszczyk (Danvers, MA) Safety

Summary: Plaintiff was standing in a check-out line at Defendant Ann & Hope department store. The aisle contained two lines of customers standing next to each other. A large display of coolers in boxes was st...

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Case Types: Products Liability -  | Motor Vehicle - Motorcycle 

Case: Derek Morrison v. Yamaha Motor Corp. USA and Kawasaki of Brockton

State: MA

Date: 1997-11-19

Experts: John W. Mroszczyk (Danvers, MA) Safety

Summary: Plaintiff purchased a 1991 Yamaha FZR 600 motorcycle manufactured by Defendant Yamaha from Defendant Kawasaki of Brockton. He was operating the motorcycle on the street surrounding the Braintree Mall...

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Case Types: Products Liability -  

Case: David Delaney v. Makita, USA, Inc.

State: MA

Date: 1996-04-26

Experts: John W. Mroszczyk (Danvers, MA) Safety

Summary: Plaintiff carpenter was performing renovations at a residence in Goshen. He was using a Makita model 2401B miter saw which had been manufactured in 1983 by defendant. As plaintiff slid "two by four" ...

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Case Types: Premises Liability -  | Products Liability -  | Slips, Trips & Falls - Falldown 

Case: Nancy Stern v. Memphis Folding Stairs v. Dr. Mehta and Dr. Rosenbaum

State: MA

Date: 1995-12-01

Experts: John W. Mroszczyk (Danvers, MA) Safety

Summary: Plaintiff was an employee of third party defendant dentists Dr. Mehta and Dr. Rosenbaum who leased office space in Defendant Merchants Wharf Building. Plaintiff was getting supplies from an attic are...