Judge: Expert Cannot Testify On Saw Manufacturer’s Flesh-Detection Technology
(September 8, 2015, 2:04 PM EDT) -- ORLANDO, Fla. — An expert has not demonstrated any reliable basis on which he can opine on how long it would take for a saw manufacturer to incorporate flesh-detection technology into a consumer-ready benchtop table saw, a Florida federal judge ruled Sept. 3, excluding in part the expert’s testimony (Erik Bruskotter v. Robert Bosch Tool Corp., No. 13-1841, M.D. Fla.; 2015 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 117664).
(Order available. Document #30-150911-016R.)
Erik Bruskotter sued Robert Bosch Tool Corp. in the U.S. District Court for the Middle District of...