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Expert witness 

We are highly experienced in Expert Witness work for both plaintiffs and defendants in the following areas: Plastic defect, Patent Infringement, Product Liability, Personal Injury, Property Damage, toy injury due to toy failure, exercise ball injury caused by exercise ball failure and exercise ball explosion, hose failure, valve failure. pulley failure, bottle failure, package failure, plastic automotive part failure, plastic chair failure, medical device failure, and filter failure. We are highly experienced plastic expert witnesses. We are also plastic flammability experts. If you are injured by a defective plastic part, we can help.


plastic consulting

Our plastic experts offer Plastic Consulting Services on most areas of plastics technology including injection molding, blow molding, thermoforming, part design, stress analysis, extrusion, compounding, formulation, reverse engineering, prototyping, polymer processing, quality control system development, QC lab set-up, plastic manufacturing help, and molding process optimization.


forensic failure analysis

Our plastic failure experts are world renowned plastics scientists with incredible credentials. If there is a defect, we can find it! We are leading experts on all aspects of plastic part failure including gasket failure, toy failure, exercise ball failure, hose failure, valve failure. pulley failure, bottle failure, package failure, automotive plastic part failure, chair failure, medical device failure, plastic pipe failure, and filter failure. 


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One of my company’s most well-established products failed during use and we were being threatened with a possible litigation. Dr. Priddy proved that our product was not defective. I plan to continue to use Plastic Failure Labs to solve all of my polymer analysis, plastic consulting, and plastic failure analysis needs.
— Frank Webb, Paragon Sourcing
Dr. Duane Priddy’s investigation report was thorough and clearly presented. I have used Duane Priddy’s expert witness services twice and plan to continue to use him whenever I have any matters involving the failure of plastic materials.
— Roger Dreyer, Dreyer Babich Buccola Wood Campora
Dr. Duane Priddy’s failure investigation clearly identified the defects in the product that injured my client. His expert opinion report was meticulously prepared and his conclusions supported with excellent data and bases. I plan to continue to use Plastic Failure Lab for my cases involving defective plastic parts.
— Tony Baratta, Baratta Russel Baratta

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