Product Liability Investigations

 Thursday, January 14, 2021

Location: Online

Sponsor: 30 Forensic Engineering


Join Ben Desclouds and Olivia Yalnizyan for an informative session on product liability and the investigation path for determining causation of various types of unique failures. We will be discussing how failures in the everyday materials and mechanical system in our lives can cause significant property damage and personal injury. We will also be discussing how the increasing interconnectedness of mechanical systems and technology is creating new types of failures and risks.

Throughout the presentation we will be providing case examples touching on a variety of topics such as:
Pool equipment
Glass failures (windows and beer bottles)
Gym equipment
Doors and chairs
Water leak detection devices
Sprinkler systems and CPVC piping