A patron falls down a flight of poorly lit stairs in a San Francisco club and suffers significant injuries. Paramedics and an ambulance rush to the scene. Shortly thereafter the legal jousting starts: was the club liable? Was the condition dangerous?

PL blog image part 1

In this Part 1 coverage we look at the tremendous advantage computer animation modeling can provide in a premises liability case. In 3 minutes we’ll take you through two days of laser scanning, the models built and the conditions discovered that led to the fall down the club stairs.

If the graphic is not clickable – you can view the animation here: