Negligent Supervision and Lapses in Security.We have earned an international reputation for excellence in our research and analysis of negligent supervision by parents, day care workers, teachers, lifeguards, scout leaders and other youth workers, nursing staff, and security guards.
Products Liability.Our firm has testified in cases involving defective products, particularly those used by children and adolescents.We are actively involved in the design and testing of medical products, consumer products and safety equipment.
Playgrounds and Equipment.Harrell & Associates has conducted a number of studies evaluating the safety of playground equipment and testified in cases involving injuries and fatalities from these products.
Swimming and Pool Accidents.We have earned an international reputation in the field of drowning prevention, with particular focus on negligence by lifeguards.
Agricultural Sciences.We have conducted research for more than 20 years on farming-related injuries and accidents.
Safety and Human Factors.Harrell & Associates has testified in a range of cases involving warnings and signage, defective equipment and consumer products. We have testified and published on slip/trips and falls, especially involving vulnerable populations such as the elderly and children.
Transportation.We have carried out research and testified in cases involving injuries and fatalities to pedestrians due to poor road and sidewalk design, lack of warnings and signage and failures to supervise young children. We have expertise on motor vehicle accidents, including driver error, problems of perception, adverse weather conditions and defective signage.