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Treadmills & Children: Entrapment Injuries

By Harold Ehrlich
Expert Overview

Treadmill entrapment injuries have been long-known and continue to make headlines today. These incidents can be prevented by the implementation of a relatively simple fixed barrier guard, which has…

Machine Guarding & Lockout/Tagout

By Harold Ehrlich
Expert Article

A significant portion of our machine guarding investigations involve situations where machine guards need to be removed and/or workers must place their hands within a machine’s…

Conveyor Injuries & Mishaps

By Harold Ehrlich
Expert Article

The experts at Robson Forensic investigate many industrial mishaps to understand how they occurred and to determine the responsibilities of the parties involved. These investigations involve a range…

Machine Guarding 101- A Forensic Expert Overview

By Harold Ehrlich
Expert Overview

The experts at Robson Forensic investigate many industrial mishaps to understand how they occurred and who is liable. The results of these incidents are gruesome, sometimes deadly, and often…

Trash Compactor Entrapment

By Harold Ehrlich
Expert Article

In this article, industrial engineer, Harry Ehrlich provides a brief technical synopsis of an incident he was retained to investigate involving an apartment building trash compactor. In this case, an…

Stroller Injury Investigation

By Harold Ehrlich
Expert Article

In 2010 Robson Forensic was contacted to investigate a case involving a 10-month-old girl whose finger was severed by a hinge on the stroller in which she was sitting; a horrifying incident for any…

Conveyor Belt Incident - Expert Investigates Entrapment Injury

By Harold Ehrlich
Expert Article

In this case, a five year old boy was injured by a carousel conveyor in a retail store. Among other findings, our expert concluded that the conveyor was not adequately guarded and unnecessarily…