Case Studies

Case Studies

Lorn Case Study


Description: The plaintiff in a case is suing the manufacturer of the machine manufacturer since he lost three fingers when cleaning the machinery. On the stand, two highly qualified engineers acting as expert witnesses are testifying, one for the plaintiff, one for the defendant. What is the jury’s verdict.
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STS-51L Case Study


Description: The historical details leading to Challenger accident (from 1971 to 1986) are brought alive using textual materials, photos, and videos.
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Della Steam Plant


Description: A turbine-generator unit in a power plant vibrates heavily and shakes the building. Two engineers recommend conflicting solutions. The plant manager had to make a decision that could cost the company millions of dollars.
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