Going to court is never a very pleasant thing, but sometimes it is necessary to correct a wrong. There is a group of people who can assist in determining certain issues that they are specially trained for when it comes to matters that require specialized knowledge. They have been instructed in how to take the evidence and use it while following applicable procedures and laws, look at it carefully, and explain what it all means to people in court. A dental expert witness studies how to determine when products do not work right, how old a person is, who did abuse by biting people, and figuring out who a person is by looking at their teeth.
Manufacturers are making new products all the time to introduce to the public to build sales and make money, but sometimes these products do not work very well and can hurt the person who is using them. When this happens, having someone explain exactly what went wrong and how it did the damage is necessary to understanding if the manufacturer should pay that person money to compensate them for their pain and suffering.
They can tell others in the courtroom what either the person who installed the device did wrong or how the manufacturer developed something that was flawed. There are times when some tries to perform a procedure that they are not qualified to do and unintended consequences happen as a result, but this needs to be explained before regular people can understand what happened.
People often suffer abuse at the hands of others, and for some reason, the likelihood that the abuser bit the abused is very good. Some people are good at matching up the teeth marks to the wounds on the skin and figure out who the marks belong to. The can detail their results in such a way that others not trained in this can follow and understand.
Depending on the type of dies someone is used to having and the part of the world they may come from, teeth wear down in ways that can be understood. From this knowledge, when someone who is trained in understanding how this happens, they can figure out an age range for the person who teeth they are examining. This is helpful at times when all that remains is a skeleton.
Every once in awhile an event will happen somewhere in the world where there are many people who get killed. Whether it be an act of terrorism, a natural catastrophe, or an airplane accident, the end result in mass deaths where people have to be accounted for in order for their family and friends to lay their remains to rest. Usually, all that is left of many people is simply parts of the bodies that must be identified.
Dentists skilled in the area of using dental records to match them to teeth found at the incident help to find the dead people’s true identity. By studying what type of work was done and a person’s teeth pattern, they can figure out what parts of the mouth go to whom, and from this they can help declare if the person died or not.
A physician expert witness helps in many area in the court of law and in identifying the remains of people so their families can take them home for a decent burial. These people are specifically trained to perform the work necessary to complete these type of tasks, and are a trusted source of information for both the courts and lay people.
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