Fluid Mechanics “Expert”

November 21, 2013

  • 157 Evidence
  • 157XII Opinion Evidence
  • 57XII(C) Competency of Experts
  • 157k537 k. Bodily and Mental Condition.

157 EvidenceElectrical engineer with experience in fluid mechanics was not qualified to give expert testimony about venous blood transportation in medical malpractice action arising out of vein removal surgery, even if same general scientific principles applied.
Chadwick v. Nielsen, 763 P.2d 817 (Utah Ct. App. 1988)
Suggested by Joseph Willard, Attorney/Law Clerk; Utah Courts; Cedar City, Utah