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Case Types: Premises Liability - Hotel or Motel | Premises Liability - Failure to Warn | Slips, Trips & Falls - Slip and Fall | Premises Liability - Dangerous Condition | Premises Liability - Negligent Repair and/or Maintenance 

Case: Christi Chaffee v. Ashford TRS CM, LLC dba Hilton Hotel Orange County/Costa Mesa

State: CA

Date: 2018-01-09

Experts: John K. Tyson P.E. (Encino, CA) Engineering

Summary: On Dec. 2, 2014, plaintiff Christi Chaffee, 58, a therapist, was returning to the Hilton Orange County/Costa Mesa hotel from an airport. As she exited the hotel's park and fly bus with a friend that ...

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

Case: Cynthia Forgays v. On-Stage Rentals Inc., Jorge Vivo, Samantha Sackler Productions, and Does 1 to 10

State: CA

Date: 2017-08-31

Experts: John K. Tyson P.E. (Encino, CA) Ergonomics/Human Factors

Summary: On Oct. 24, 2013, plaintiff Cynthia Forgays, 59, a server at Spago, a restaurant in Beverly Hills, was working a nighttime, charity dinner and auction, during which outside vendors placed television ...

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Case Types: Government - Municipalities | Slips, Trips & Falls - Trip and Fall | Premises Liability - Negligent Repair and/or Maintenance | Premises Liability - Dangerous Condition of Public Property 

Case: Jose Luis Lopez, Jr. v. Wally's Wine & Spirits; City of Los Angeles; County of Los Angeles; Beatrice Kahn Boykoff, Milton Louis Miller and Northern Trust Bank of California, N.A., as Co-Trustees of the Residuary Trust of the Marvin A. Kahn Testamentary Trust; and Does 1 through 50

State: CA

Date: 2017-07-31

Experts: John K. Tyson P.E. (La Canada, CA) Engineering

Summary: On Feb. 28, 2014, plaintiff, Jose Luis Lopez, Jr., 36, an auto service technician, was walking down the driveway apron in front of Wally's Wine & Spirits to get to his car that was parked in the stre...

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Case Types: Landlord and Tenant -  | Premises Liability - Apartment | Premises Liability - Falling Object | Premises Liability - Tenant's Injury | Premises Liability - Dangerous Condition | Premises Liability - Negligent Repair and/or Maintenance 

Case: Lesley Chavarria v. Frank Menlo, Century Quality Management Inc., and Does 1 to 50

State: CA

Date: 2016-02-18

Experts: John K. Tyson P.E. (Encino, CA) Accident Reconstruction

Summary: On April 20, 2013, plaintiff Lesley Chavarria, 23, a student and a cashier at a Target retail store, was sliding open the shower door to exit the tub after she finished taking a shower in her apartme...

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

Case: Donna Geiger and Nick Geiger v. G & S Holdings, LLC

State: CA

Date: 2014-11-10

Experts: John K. Tyson P.E. (Encino, CA) Accident Reconstruction

Summary: On Feb. 3, 2011, plaintiff Donna Geiger, 89, a retiree, entered an office building, in Hesperia, and walked through the main hallway. She then turned right and walked into a trash receptacle, causing...

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Case Types: Premises Liability - Residence | Premises Liability - Dangerous Condition | Premises Liability - Negligent Repair and/or Maintenance 

Case: Lucille Evans Lewis v. Arah Sims and Does 1-20

State: CA

Date: 2014-10-31

Experts: John K. Tyson P.E. (Encino, CA) Accident Reconstruction

Summary: On June 5, 2011, plaintiff Lucille Lewis, a retired woman in her 60s, exited the passenger side of a vehicle parked in a joint driveway between her property and the property of Arah Sims, located at ...

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Case Types: Premises Liability - Restaurant | Slips, Trips & Falls - Trip and Fall | Premises Liability - Stairs or Stairway | Premises Liability - Dangerous Condition 

Case: Arlene Ludwig v. Hacienda Paraiso dba D'Cache Restaurant, Jairo Gamba, and Nancy Patricia Gamba

State: CA

Date: 2014-08-26

Experts: John K. Tyson P.E. (Encino, CA) Engineering

Summary: On July 6, 2011, at approximately 2:45 p.m., plaintiff Arlene Ludwig, 70, a publicist for Walt Disney Co., exited D'Cache Restaurant, located on Riverside Drive in Toluca Lake, and was walking toward...

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Case Types: Motor Vehicle - Left Turn | Motor Vehicle - Intersection | Motor Vehicle - Question of Lights 

Case: David Kenneth Hurst v. Jesus Manuel Galvan, Dolores Galvan, and Does 1 through 100, Inclusive

State: CA

Date: 2014-07-31

Experts: John K. Tyson P.E. (Encino, CA) Accident Reconstruction

Summary: On Sept. 9, 2011, plaintiff David Hurst, 54, a pest exterminator, was traveling east on Spring Street, approaching the intersection with Atlantic Avenue, in Long Beach, when he saw the light change f...

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Case Types: Premises Liability - Failure to Warn | Premises Liability - Apartment Building | Premises Liability - Stairs or Stairway | Premises Liability - Dangerous Condition | Premises Liability - Negligent Repair and/or Maintenance 

Case: Melba Smith v. Jamison Management Co., a California Corporation

State: CA

Date: 2013-08-23

Experts: John K. Tyson P.E. (La Canada, CA) Accident Reconstruction

Summary: On March 3, 2009, plaintiff Melba Smith, 56, a certified nursing assistant, was walking down a covered stairwell in her apartment building, located at 13634 Doty Avenue in Hawthorne. As she was going...

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Case Types: Motor Vehicle - Bicycle | Transportation - Roadways | Premises Liability - Failure to Warn | Premises Liability - Dangerous Condition of Public Property 

Case: Ricardo Flores v. State of California Department of Transportation, Shasta Constructors Inc., R Burke Corporation and City of Goleta

State: CA

Date: 2013-04-25

Experts: John K. Tyson P.E. (Encino, CA) Accident Reconstruction

Summary: On June 30, 2011, plaintiff Ricardo Flores, 50, an international business development manager, was riding his bicycle in a marked bike lane on Cathedral Oaks Road in Goleta. Flores was riding in an a...

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Case Types: Premises Liability - Sidewalk | Slips, Trips & Falls - Trip and Fall | Premises Liability - Dangerous Condition of Public Property 

Case: Jan Veis v. City of Los Angeles

State: CA

Date: 2012-10-19

Experts: John K. Tyson P.E. (Encino, CA) Ergonomics/Human Factors

Summary: On March 9, 2010, plaintiff Jan Veis, 55, a bookkeeper, was walking on the sidewalk of Penfield Avenue in Northridge. While walking near the intersection of Gresham Street, Veis tripped and fell over...

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Case Types: Motor Vehicle - Passenger | Motor Vehicle - Lane Change | Motor Vehicle - Multiple Impact | Motor Vehicle - Tractor-Trailer | Motor Vehicle - Multiple Vehicle 

Case: Prakash Sheth and Jaishree Sheth v. Schneider National Carriers Inc., Jimmy Eugene Morgan, Gamanial Jekisondas Shah and Betty Jean Onley

State: CA

Date: 2012-06-29

Experts: John K. Tyson P.E. (Encino, CA) Accident Reconstruction

Summary: On March 26, 2010, plaintiff Jaishree Sheth, 58, a financial advisor, and her husband, plaintiff Prakash Sheth, 64, a retired chemist, both Indian citizens, were passengers in a Toyota Camry operated...

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Case Types: Workplace - Forklift | Worker/Workplace Negligence - Negligent Training | Worker/Workplace Negligence - Negligent Supervision 

Case: Rob Moon v. Blue Tee Corp., Brown-Strauss Steel, and Jason Hockman

State: CA

Date: 2012-05-14

Experts: John K. Tyson P.E. (La Canada, CA) Accident Reconstruction

Summary: On the afternoon of March 22, 2007, plaintiff Rob Moon, 37, a truck driver, arrived at Brown-Strauss Steel yard in Fontana to pick up a load of structural steel. While Jason Hockman, a forklift opera...

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Case Types: Premises Liability - Sidewalk | Slips, Trips & Falls - Sidewalk | Premises Liability - Trip and Fall | Slips, Trips & Falls - Misleveling | Premises Liability - Housing Complex | Premises Liability - Apartment Building | Premises Liability - Dangerous Condition 

Case: Dora Torres v. Casa De Canoga Apartments

State: CA

Date: 2011-02-15

Experts: John K. Tyson P.E. (La Canada, CA) Accident Reconstruction

Summary: On March 14, 2008, plaintiff Dora Torres, 62, a housekeeper, tripped while walking in a common area at the Casa de Canoga Apartments complex in the San Fernando Valley....

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Case Types: Premises Liability - Invitees | Premises Liability - Residence | Premises Liability - Trip and Fall | Premises Liability - Dangerous Condition 

Case: Oganes Menedjyan v. Yervand Manukain, an individual, and Does 1 to 25, Inclusive

State: CA

Date: 2010-12-10

Experts: John K. Tyson P.E. (Encino, CA) Accident Reconstruction

Summary: On March 20, 2008, plaintiff Oganes Menedjyan, 54, a health center director, was an invited guest at Yervand Manukian's house on North Catalina Avenue in Pasadena. Menedjyan claimed he tripped and fe...

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Case Types: Workers' Compensation -  | Worker/Workplace Negligence - OSHA | Construction - Scaffolds and Ladders | Slips, Trips & Falls - Fall from Height 

Case: Robbin Bowers v. Edith Lewis Trust

State: CA

Date: 2010-03-09

Experts: John K. Tyson P.E. (Encino, CA) Accident Reconstruction

Summary: On July 26, 2005, plaintiff Robbin Bowers, 49, a handyman, allegedly fell from a ladder on a Joshua Tree property owned by the Edith Lewis Trust. Reportedly, he was in the course and scope of his emp...

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

Case: Hoori Shabestari v. Ralphs Grocery Company (erroneously sued herein as "The Kroger Company d/b/a Ralph's Fresh Faire")

State: CA

Date: 2009-11-12

Experts: John K. Tyson (Encino, CA) Engineering

Summary: In May 2006, plaintiff Hoori Shabestari, 52, a teacher's assistant, reportedly slipped on a wet substance and fell in an aisle at a Ralphs Grocery Store in Torrance....

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Case Types: Motor Vehicle - Red Light | Motor Vehicle - Rear-ender | Motor Vehicle - Multiple Impact | Motor Vehicle - Multiple Vehicle 

Case: Linda Joan Gottshall-Sayed v. Bongo Inc., Two Fam and Brandon J. Roberts

State: CA

Date: 2009-10-19

Experts: John Tyson P.E. (Encino, CA) Accident Reconstruction

Summary: On Oct. 6, 2007, plaintiff Linda Joan Gottshall-Sayed, 49, an attorney, was stopped in a line of traffic on Pacific Coast Highway in Hermosa Beach, when Brandon Roberts rear-ended her vehicle. Robert...

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Case Types: Workplace - Workplace Safety 

Case: Raul Cardenas v. Super Center Concepts Inc., Superior Distribution Center, Superior Super Warehouse Distribution Center, Superior Super Warehouse (Intervener: Explorer Insurance Company/Insurance Company of the West)

State: CA

Date: 2008-11-11

Experts: John Tyson A.R. (Encino, CA) Accident Reconstruction

Summary: On April 7, 2005, plaintiff Raul Cardenas, a 47 year-old trucker, was delivering a 48-foot trailer full of 22 palletized cases of water in boxes which were secured to the pallets by plastic shrink wr...

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Case Types: Motor Vehicle - SUV | Motor Vehicle - Crosswalk | Motor Vehicle - Pedestrian 

Case: Ana J. Martinez v. Michael Harold Nathans

State: CA

Date: 2008-09-03

Experts: John Tyson A.R. (Encino, CA) Accident Reconstruction

Summary: On May 23, 2006, plaintiff Ana J. Martinez, 53, a house cleaner and advertiser, was allegedly struck by a sport utility vehicle driven by Michael Harold Nathans while walking northbound through a Los...

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Case Types: Motor Vehicle - Pedestrian 

Case: Juan Tinajero v. Juan Carlos Jacinto Gonzales and Remco Wholesales

State: CA

Date: 2007-05-29

Experts: John Tyson P.E. (Encino, CA) Accident Reconstruction

Summary: On March 9, 2004, plaintiff Juan Tinajero, a day laborer, was crossing the street at the intersection of Telegraph Road and Olympic Boulevard in Los Angeles, when he was struck by a van driven by Jua...

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Case Types: Recreation - Bicycle | Affirmative Defenses - Contributory Negligence | Worker/Workplace Negligence - Negligent Maintenance 

Case: David Jennemann v. T.L. Pavlich Construction, Inc. The City of Los Angeles and the Department of Water and Power

State: CA

Date: 2007-02-14

Experts: John Tyson P.E. (Encino, CA) Accident Reconstruction

Summary: At 1 a.m. on Dec. 26, 2004, plaintiff David Jennemann a 34-year-old waiter captain, was riding his bike home from work westbound on Charing Cross Road in Los Angeles when he collided with the rear si...

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Case Types: Wrongful Death -  | Motor Vehicle - Pedestrian | Motor Vehicle - Intersection 

Case: Adele Friedman and Sheldon Perl v. Irene Sirebrenik and Jaime Sirebrenik

State: CA

Date: 2006-10-27

Experts: John Tyson (Encino, CA) Accident Reconstruction

Summary: On March 14, 2005 plaintiffs' decedent Lily Perl, 79, was walking across Beverly Boulevard in Beverly Hills to get to her car when she was struck by Irene Sirebrenik, who was driving her Mercedes Ben...

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

Case: Reza Nazari v. Hoshang Soleimani-Nejad and Khadighe Khosravi

State: CA

Date: 2006-05-15

Experts: John Tyson (Los Angeles, CA) Building Codes

Summary: On the evening of Feb. 18, 2005, plaintiff Reza Nazari, a self-employed car salesman in his 40s, was walking from his rented apartment room in a house on 83rd Street in Los Angeles to his mother's re...

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Case Types: Discrimination - ADA | Hotel/Restaurant -  | Negligence Per Se -  | Premises Liability - Restaurant | Premises Liability - Trip and Fall | Slips, Trips & Falls - Trip and Fall | Premises Liability - Amusement Park/Place of Entertainment 

Case: Valerie Sokolow v. Walt Disney World

State: CA

Date: 2005-03-23

Experts: John Tyson (Encino, CA) Civil

Summary: On Dec. 12, 2002, plaintiff Valerie Sokolow, 55, a registered nurse, was eating a buffet meal at a restaurant facility within the Disney Resort in Anaheim. As she returned to the dessert table with h...

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Case Types: Motor Vehicle - Left Turn | Motor Vehicle - Red Light | Motor Vehicle - Intersection 

Case: Kenneth F. Jones v. John Robert Hundley

State: CA

Date: 2004-08-05

Experts: John Tyson (Encino, CA) Engineering

Summary: On Nov. 5, 2001, plaintiff Kenneth Jones, 46, a product control worker, was driving his 1995 Jeep Wrangler on Stearns Street in Long Beach. At this same, John Hundley was driving his 1987 Chevrolet C...

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

Case: Ekram Thomas v. Ralph's Grocery Store

State: CA

Date: 2004-05-26

Experts: John Tyson (Encino, CA) Accident Reconstruction

Summary: On Aug. 3, 2002, at about 6 p.m., plaintiff Ekram Thomas, 38, was a customer inside Ralph's Grocery Store in Woodland Hills. At the store, her right foot slipped on a clear liquid in the cosmetics ai...

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Case Types: Wrongful Death -  | Premises Liability - Apartment | Premises Liability - Window Accidents | Premises Liability - Dangerous Condition | Emotional Distress - Negligent Infliction of Emotional Distress 

Case: Kevin Bae, individually, and as administrator and personal representative of the Estate of Crystal Bae; Hae Jeang Bae and Julie Bae, a minor, by and through her Guardian ad Litem, Kevin Bae v. Berendo Group, LLC

State: CA

Date: 2004-04-15

Experts: John Tyson (Encino, CA) Accident Reconstruction

Summary: On Nov. 16, 2002, the plaintiffs' decedent, 20-month-old Crystal Bae, was playing with her 3-year-old sister, Julie, in their third-story apartment unit in Los Angeles. Subsequently, Crystal fell out...

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Case Types: Motor Vehicle - Passenger | Motor Vehicle - Rear-ender | Motor Vehicle - Alcohol Involvement | Motor Vehicle - Underinsured Motorist 

Case: Alice Glickman and Ami Glickman v. Ward North America

State: CA

Date: 2004-03-29

Experts: John Tyson (Encino, CA) Accident Reconstruction

Summary: On Nov. 10, 2000, claimant Alice Glickman, 54, an assistant teacher, was a front-seat passenger in a 2001 BMW 750 IL. Her daughter, claimant Ami Glickman, 25, a clothing designer, was a right-rear-se...

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Case Types: Contracts - Breach of Warranty | Landlord and Tenant - Habitability | Premises Liability - Slip and Fall | Slips, Trips & Falls - Parking Lot 

Case: Chevette Hastings v. Lyon Management Group, Inc., Bascom Group, LLC and Madrid Apartments, LLC

State: CA

Date: 2004-02-23

Experts: John Tyson (Encino, CA) Safety Systems

Summary: Plaintiff Chevette Hastings, 41, a business manager, claimed that on Feb. 13, 2001, she slipped and fell in approximately 12 inches of water that had flooded the subterranean parking area of her Los ...

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Case Types: Premises Liability - Trip and Fall | Premises Liability - Dangerous Condition 

Case: Holly Miner v. Corbin Auto Parts, Inc. and KS Management LLC

State: CA

Date: 2004-01-12

Experts: John Tyson (Encino, CA) Safety

Summary: Plaintiff Holly Miner, 40, a daycare operator, entered the Corbin Auto Parts store through its rear entrance. This was her first time in this store. Inside the rear entrance, a steel shelf was approx...

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Case Types: Premises Liability - Slip and Fall 

Case: John Doe v. Roe Business Owner

State: CA

Date: 2003-08-21

Experts: John Tyson (Encino, CA) Accident Reconstruction

Summary: On May 3, 2002, at 10:45 a.m., the plaintiff, a 53-year-old writer, pulled into the defendant's gas station where he exited his vehicle and paid for gas. After he had filled his car's tank, he turned...

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Case Types: Motor Vehicle - Crosswalk | Motor Vehicle - Pedestrian 

Case: Jose Gutierrez v. Pamela Michelle Brown

State: CA

Date: 2003-04-18

Experts: John Tyson (Encino, CA) Accident Reconstruction

Summary: On March 14, 2001, plaintiff Jose Gutierrez, a then 61-year-old day laborer, was attempting to cross Pico Boulevard in Los Angeles so as to purchase some lottery tickets at a liquor store. As he cros...

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Case Types: Motor Vehicle - Rear-ender 

Case: Tiffany Dawn Olito v. Rodney Diaz

State: CA

Date: 2003-04-16

Experts: John Tyson (Encino, CA) Accident Reconstruction

Summary: On May 30, 2000, plaintiff Tiffany Olito, a 29-year-old administrator, was driving her 1988 Mercedes Benz in Sacramento County when she was rear-ended by a 1997 Saturn driven by Rodney Diaz. Olito su...

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Case Types: Premises Liability - Dangerous Condition 

Case: Noreen Lamb v. Catellus Development Corp. Cross-complaint: Catellus Development Corp. v. ABC Engineering Services

State: CA

Date: 2002-11-04

Experts: John Tyson (Encino, CA) Engineering

Summary: On Dec. 13, 2000, plaintiff Noreen Lamb, a 55-year-old legal secretary, was walking in the pedestrian tunnel at Union Station in Los Angeles, on a carpet runner that had been placed there on a tempor...

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Case Types: Premises Liability -  | Products Liability -  

Case: Samuel Blais v. Shahraz Danesh, Worthington Cylinder Corporation, Sears Roebuck & Company, Huntington West Properties and Grove Homeowners Association

State: CA

Date: 2002-04-05

Experts: John Tyson (Encino, CA) Safety

Summary: A 33-year-old custodian, who suffered burns on his arms and neck when a propane cylinder exploded after being set next to a water heater on his condominium balcony, settled his claim for $552,000....

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Case Types: Motor Vehicle -  

Case: Hyuk C. Kwon v. Patrick Conway, Diane Conway and Eduardo Garcia

State: CA

Date: 2001-04-30

Experts: John Tyson (Encino, CA) Accident Investigation & Reconstruction/ Failure Analysis/Product Liability

Summary: August 31, 1999, plaintiff, a 38-year-old taxicab driver, was driving a full-size conversion van southbound on Garfield Avenue in the City of San Marino. Plaintiff was attempting to make a left turn ...

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Case Types: Slips, Trips & Falls - Falldown 

Case: Francesca Zovi v. City of Glendale

State: CA

Date: 2001-02-26

Experts: John Tyson (Encino, CA) Safety Compliance

Summary: March 30, 1999, at 5:00 a.m., plaintiff, a teacher's aide in her late 50s, was walking on a sidewalk along Vine Street in the City of Glendale. As she was walking, her left foot struck a 1 to 2 inch ...

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Case Types: Premises Liability -  

Case: Disapong Chewsuebpong v. The Regents of the University of California

State: CA

Date: 2000-06-27

Experts: John Tyson (Encino, CA) Mechanical/Process/System

Summary: May 27, 1998, at 2:30 a.m., plaintiff, a 20-year-old student, was visiting his girlfriend, a student residing in Loma Hall on the University of California-Irvine Campus. Some of the students had been...

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Case Types: Premises Liability -  

Case: Cheryl Fox and John Fox v. Hillside Village Apartments and Unity Company, Inc.

State: CA

Date: 2000-05-18

Experts: John Tyson (Encino, CA) Accident Investigation & Reconstruction/ Failure Analysis/Product Liability

Summary: January 16, 1996, at 7:00 p.m., plaintiff, a 39-year-old office clerk/homemaker, walked down an exterior cement staircase while it was raining. As she reached the third or fourth step from the bottom...

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Case Types: Slips, Trips & Falls - Falldown 

Case: Diane Politelli v. North Hollywood Medical Center

State: CA

Date: 2000-05-08

Experts: John Tyson (Encino, CA) Safety Systems

Summary: July 26, 1996, plaintiff, a 50-year-old casino employee, was visiting a patient when she slipped and fell on a recently mopped floor in the intensive care unit of defendant North Hollywood Medical Ce...

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Case Types: Motor Vehicle - Motorcycle 

Case: Confidential v. Confidential

State: CA

Date: 2000-03-17

Experts: John Tyson (Glendale, CA) Accident Reconstruction

Summary: 4/8/98: Plaintiff, a 29-year-old cameraman, traveling northbound on LaBrea on a motorcycle was struck by Defendant driver who was traveling southbound making a left turn into the parking lot of a vid...

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Case Types: Premises Liability -  

Case: Carrie Thon vs. Patty Moore, Glen Smith and Farmers Insurance

State: CA

Date: 1999-11-03

Experts: John Tyson (Encino, CA) Mechanical

Summary: 1/15/97: Plaintiff, a 37-year-old airline counter agent, was sitting in Defendant Moore's office to purchase an auto policy from Farmers. Moore rented from Defendant Smith at Farmer's District Office...

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Case Types: Construction - Accidents 

Case: Mario Leanos v. City of Garden Grove and Pro Contracting

State: CA

Date: 1999-09-09

Experts: John Tyson (Glendale, CA) Engineering

Summary: 3/2/96: Plaintiff was installing piping at Lampson Reservoir Site Water System Improvement Project in the City of Garden Grove. In the early morning, he was removing a 30-pound, 12-inch temporary inf...

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Case Types: Negligence -  

Case: Cary Clemmons v. McKesson Water Products dba Sparkletts and Los Angeles County Fair Association

State: CA

Date: 1999-08-20

Experts: John Tyson (Encino, CA) Mechanical/Process/System

Summary: September 6, 1996, plaintiff, a 53-year-old male, was operating a booth at the Los Angeles County Fair in Pomona selling calendar frames. Plaintiff was self-employed and had recently started a new bu...

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Case Types: Negligence -  | Premises Liability -  

Case: Raul J. Garcia v. Olga Pauline Rosso and Christopher Williams

State: CA

Date: 1999-06-02

Experts: John Tyson (Encino, CA) Accident Investigation & Reconstruction/ Failure Analysis/Product Liability

Summary: In 1997, plaintiff, a 29-year-old laborer employed by a general contractor was working on the Rosso residence installing some sprinkler irrigation lines. Without warning, an overhang on the wall sudd...

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Case Types: Motor Vehicle - Head-On 

Case: Cheryl Archdale and Donald Archdale v. Arrow Ready Mix, Inc.; Arrow Construction; George Godinez; Gary Stinson; Linda Beggs; Desert Lock & Key; Brenda Follendor; Hartwell Follendor and Pacific 17

State: CA

Date: 1999-03-19

Experts: John Tyson (Encino, CA) Mechanical

Summary: June 9, 1994, plaintiff, a 43-year-old company president, was injured while driving on West 50th Street in Lancaster. Plaintiff stopped her motor vehicle to make a left turn, and it was struck head-o...

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Case Types: Premises Liability -  

Case: Michael Pescasio v. Mark Slotkin

State: CA

Date: 1999-03-05

Experts: John Tyson (Encino, CA) Accident Investigation & Reconstruction/ Failure Analysis/Product Liability

Summary: June 24, 1996, plaintiff, a 28-year-old electrician, was defendant's warehouse, which was set up as a sound studio. Plaintiff climbed a catwalk to adjust lighting and struck his head on a beam. He wa...

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Case Types: Motor Vehicle - Left Turn | Motor Vehicle - Intersection 

Case: Khemma Om v. Georgia Ann Froncek Warwick

State: CA

Date: 1998-10-16

Experts: John Tyson (Encino, CA) Accident Investigation & Reconstruction/ Failure Analysis/Product Liability

Summary: January 22, 1996, plaintiff, a 23-year-old student, was driving south on Inglewood Avenue in the City of Redondo Beach. Defendant was driving north on Inglewood Avenue. When defendant made a left tur...

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Case Types: Premises Liability -  

Case: David Orellana, a Minor, by and through his Guardian Ad Litem Juan Orellana, Felicita Orellana, and Juan Orellana v. Capri International, Inc., Prime Property Management, Inc., and Sordec Holdings, Inc.

State: CA

Date: 1998-10-15

Experts: John Tyson (Encino, CA) Engineering

Summary: 11/12/95: Plaintiffs moved into a second floor apartment in Panorama City. Plaintiffs requested, and Defendants agreed, that a screen would be placed over the three windows in the apartment, the ledg...

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Case: Diana Orozco Pimentel as parent for Christopher Pimentel and Diana Orozco Pimentel, an individual vs. Emerson, W.W. Grainger Inc., Ultimate parent of Dayton Electric Manufacturing Company, Gil Morales aka Gil Abad Morales Cruz, a sole proprietor dba Fiesta Party Supply and Gift Shop, and Jesse Martin and Monica Ramirez as partners dba Jump Around

State: CA

Date: 1998-07-17

Experts: John Tyson (Glendale, CA) Engineering

Summary: 9/14/96: Plaintiffs were a 13-month-old child and his 33-year-old mother. Plaintiff mother rented tables and chairs for birthday party for her minor son from Fiesta Party Rentals. Fiesta referred her...

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Case Types: Slips, Trips & Falls - Falldown 

Case: Helen Settle v. Queen of Angeles and Hollywood Presbyterian

State: CA

Date: 1997-06-02

Experts: John Tyson (Encino, CA) Safety

Summary: Facts: 1/4/95: Plaintiff, a 48 year-old fund-raiser, was walking through Defendant''s medical building on a rainy morning. Because of the rain, water had developed on the floor and she slipped and fe...

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Case: Daniel Karaus v. H&S Hose Supply, Inc.

State: CA

Date: 1997-03-05

Experts: John Tyson (Encino, CA) Engineering

Summary: 6/20/92: Plaintiff, a 28 year-old driller helper, was on the job, sitting on a ledge about six and one half feet above the ground. He was having lunch when a three-inch hose partially separated from ...

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Case Types: Slips, Trips & Falls - Falldown 

Case: Hashem Bolouki vs. Fattenah Goodarzie

State: CA

Date: 1997-02-20

Experts: John Tyson (Encino, CA) Mechanical

Summary: 6/16/92 at 11:30: Plaintiff, a 41 year-old restaurant manager from the San Fernando Valley, tripped and fell on the track of a sliding glass door in Defendant''s home. Plaintiff was a guest at a part...