Expert 521856 - AL AK AZ AR BC CA(N) CA(S) CO CT DE DC FL GA HI IA ID IL IN KS KY LA ME MD MA MI MN MS MO MT NE NV NH NJ NM NY NC ND OH OK OR PA QC RI SC SD TN TX UT VT VA WA WV WY WI

Expertise Description

I have over 40 years experience in industrial construction with expertise in the design, fabrication, construction, retrofit, component application, start up, belt splicing and general maintenance of bulk material handling conveyors, stationary and mobile conveyors, stackers, reclaimers, ship loaders, crushers, truck live bed systems, metal detectors, vibrating components, magnetic separators, fire protection systems, sampling systems, screens, bucket elevators, belt conveyors, screw conveyors, steep angle conveyors, drag chain conveyors, hoppers, chutes, impacts, screening systems, dust control (wet, dry and vacuum), warehouse conveyor systems, and various road paving equipment. I have also offered my services as an industrial construction and conveyor systems expert witness.

Expert 520339 - DE

Expertise Description

With more than 45 years experience in the field of Safety and Human Factors, I have worked on Safety Engineering, and industrial and construction fall protection. I have additional experience in writing numerous articles on safety and hazard recognition and label warnings. I have also worked with assessing safety consulting in business development, business agreements relating to safety requirements, and safety assessments. I have also been providing courtroom testimony, deposition, and consultations for more than 30 years as a safety and human factors expert witness in Delaware.

Expert 403865 - CA(S)

Expertise Description

My career as a Food Scientist has spanned over twenty years. I have experience with new product development, from concept stage through prototype development and commercialization. My areas of expertise include R&D, Technical Service, Product Improvement/Optimization and Nutrition labeling. I also have experience with most foods and nutritional & dietary supplements. I have worked as a food scientist expert witness in Southern California for more than 10 years by providing consultations, as well as deposition and courtroom testimony.

Expert 519450 - MA

Expertise Description

My career has spanned more than 25 years in Massachusetts as a Food Safety and Food Science expert. I have worked with a wide range of food and safety-related issues, including biofilm formation and removal; bioactive food components, rapid detection methodology and food fermentations. I have additional knowledge in rapid bacteria detection methods, media formulation, and dairy starter cultures, among other biological disciplines pertaining to the food and beverage industries.

Expert 518266 - TX

Expertise Description

I have more than 35 years in Pharmacology and more than 25 years in senior management within the industry. My expertise is in drug safety, drug and device development, regulatory, clinical and technical sciences associated with drug and device approval, QA/QC of clinical research services, health outcomes research, and health policy. My company has provided regulatory program development and operational management for drugs and devices, as well as safety and efficacy programs in support of drug approval and postmarketing surveillance, label development and warnings, and label comprehension studies. I also have experience with clinical site management, including QA/QC facility audits of clinical sites and CROs and renovation of quality management systems. I have over 10 years of expert witness experience with consultation, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Expert 324203 - AZ

Expertise Description

I have more than 15 years experience in agribusiness. My experience includes conducting econometric analyses of strategic behavior of food retailers, food manufacturers, and food wholesalers. I am actively involved in a number of research projects concerning consumer behavior with respect to food safety, food labeling, advertising, economic efficiency, and promotion and food service environments (fast food). I conduct research for the USDA on insect pests, invasive species (insects not native to the United States), commodity price inflation, and the causes of adult and childhood obesity. I have won awards for research in agricultural labor markets, derivative pricing and innovation in food product markets. I have experience with all manner of institutions and markets associated with the U.S. fresh produce industry.

Expert 127972 - KY

Expertise Description

I have more than 40 years experience in engineering, manufacturing, and management, specializing in forensic engineering and accident reconstruction. My expertise includes: lifts, hoists, jacks, cranes, industrial machines, hydraulic equipment, tools, material handling, fork lifts, aerial work platforms, loaders, automotive lifts, and scissor lifts. I have additional expertise in product safety, product failures, product liability, testing, compliance with standards (American National Standards Institute (A.N.S.I.) and International Organization for Standardization (I.S.O.)), and compliance with regulations (Occupational Safety and Health Administration (O.S.H.A.), Environmental Protection Agency (E.P.A.), and Department of Transportation (D.O.T.)), and adequacy of warnings, instructions, and labels. My experience includes the development of explanatory exhibits and the preparation of evidence for trial. I have over 20 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Expert 128624 - TX

Expertise Description

I have over 30 years of experience in the applied biomedical engineering field at one of the world’s greatest medical centers. My expertise includes skin burn, technology assessment, equipment planning, safe device, tele health, support services, administration and governance structure, regulatory compliance, labeling, incident investigation, servicing medical equipment, and forensic investigation programs. I have prior expert witness experience.

Expert 134991 - NY

Expertise Description

I have over 40 years experience in Human Factors and Ergonomics. My expertise includes physics and human factors psychology to: vehicle accidents, Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), industrial and construction accidents, perception and vision, warnings and instruction labels, product and equipment errors, medical equipment errors, skip and fall, ergonomics and workplace layout, physics and optics. I have conducted R&D in instructional system development, perception, vehicle driving, human-computer interaction, equipment design and evaluation, and physiological processes. My research includes an evaluation of a system to prevent drunk driving, an investigation of factors contributing to decreased alertness during driving, quality engineering, studies of camouflage, and programs requiring the design of operator interfaces. I develop manuals and multimedia training programs for industrial operations, health and safety, and maintenance for light to heavy industry. I have more than 30 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Expert 128461 - TX

Expertise Description

I have over 35 years specializing in Fire Cause and Origin, Accident Reconstruction and Failure Analysis, with an emphasis in industrial and commercial accidents, vehicle accidents, tractor truck accidents and ECM download analysis, product equipment failure analysis. I am a Mechanical Engineer with experience in roof-mounted and package HVAC units in commercial and school buildings. My expertise includes: failure analysis of vehicle, appliances, tools, machinery, equipment, HVAC, industrial, commercial, oil field, marine, residential, piping/piping components/pressure vessel design/failure analysis; ANSI B31.1 & B31.3; ASME Sections I & VIII; slip, trip and fall/building code compliance/ADA compliance/premises liability. I have more than 15 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Expert 107522 - CA(S)

Expertise Description

I have 25 years of experience in the Pharmaceuticals and Medical Device Industry. My experience as a Laboratory Director includes product development, analytical chemistry, organic chemistry, inorganic chemistry, wet chemistry, laboratory testing, environmental sample testing, materials testing, complaint investigations, FDA investigations, quality assurance, manufacturing, facilities system audits, preventative actions, US-FDA / EMEA issues, warning letters, remediation, Therapeutic Goods Administration (TGA) inspection, Millennium Challenge Corporation (MCC) inspection, analytical method development, method validation, internal and external laboratory audits, optimized equipment usage, use of developmental software, consumer products, extensive knowledge in active pharmaceutical ingredient (API) synthesis, active pharmaceutical ingredient (API) and dosage form analysis, stability programs, non-conformance investigations, quality engineering, process optimization, laboratory training, stability study protocols, and pharmaceutical lawsuits. I have prior expert witness experience.

Expert 59110 - CA(S)

Expertise Description

I have over 30 years experience in pharmacology specializing in pharmaceutical development. My expertise includes: adverse experience reporting requirements; biotechnologies; clinical compliance regulations; clinical research; data management for clinical studies; device, drug, and therapy development; high-risk disease; medical devices; policy development / guidelines; product development; regulatory affairs; review and evaluation of clinical, pharmacology, and toxicology studies; and strategic planning. I have more than 5 years expert witness experience.

Expert 96660 - CA(S)

Expertise Description

Doug Schoon, M.S. (Dana Point, CA)  – I have over 35 years’ experience working in the cosmetic, personal care and beauty industry focused on organic and polymer chemistry, including materials testing and ingredient toxicology.  I specialize in cosmetics, salon products, salon safety, and best practices for the professional beauty industry, as well as retail cosmetic and beauty products. My expertise includes: beauty industry regulations and standards; cleaning, disinfection, sterilization, communicable diseases, infections related to hair, nail, skin, eye lashes; cuts, burns, adverse skin reactions such as irritations or  allergies, standard of care, state board regulations, federal regulations, marketing claims, education and nail and cosmetology schools. 
 
I have expertise in European Union and Canadian cosmetic regulation and standards; as well as, salon chemical safety issues, to include injuries, damage, illness, as well as cosmetic / personal care product development and testing, safe handling, air quality and testing, personal protection equipment, product labeling, product warnings and quality control and/or assurance.  I am an internationally recognized author of books/articles, presenter and educator with a large amount of expertise in both natural and artificial nail products, salon practices and services in cosmetology, hair, lashes, nail anatomy and skin care, manicure and pedicure procedures/practices/standards/equipment.  I have over 25 years expert witness experience with consultations, depositions, and courtroom testimony.

Expert 59053 - FL

Expertise Description

I have over 30 years experience in pharmaceuticals and am currently a pharmaceutical executive, with extensive knowledge of all phases of drug development, including product approval, manufacturing, labeling, marketing, and distributing. My areas of pharmaceutical expertise include: biotechnology; clinical development; compound evaluation; dosage forms; drug regulatory affairs; facility compliance; FDA approval process; laboratory and manufacturing audits; licensing; medical devices; medicine in the media; microbiological development; microbiology; national and international pharmaceutical projects; patent infringement; pre-clinical / clinical studies; production monitoring; quality control; and regulatory parameters. I have additional expertise in budgeting, financial controls, and strategic planning. I have more than 20 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Expert 55547 - CA(S)

Expertise Description

I have over 45 years experience in pharmaceutical administration and am a former high-level Drug Enforcement Agency (DEA) official. I have experience working with healthcare providers, healthcare practitioners, hospitals, chain and independent pharmacies, pharmacy benefits managers, healthcare distributors, and pharmaceutical manufacturers in regulatory compliance, standard operating procedures, security systems, and employee training. I am familiar with state and federal regulations concerning the manufacture and distribution of controlled substances. My expertise includes: import / export declarations and permits; pain clinics; controlled substance security design and implementation; and regulatory guidelines for reporting losses and theft, disposal of controlled substances, and the associated recordkeeping. I have more than 10 years expert witness experience.

Expert 51162 - IL

Expertise Description

I have over 40 years experience as a pharmacologist, pharmacist and nutritionist specializing in pharmaceuticals, medication errors, alcohol and drug injuries throughout the United States. My expertise includes pharmacy standard of care, Board of Pharmacy, drug product liability, medicine warnings, design, patent and trademark, alcohol toxicology, kinetics premises liability, motor vehicle and intoxication, recreational drugs, workplace injury, workers comp, general prescription and healthcare fraud, DOJ/ DEA narcotics diversion prescriptions. I have more than 30 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Expert 40708 - CA(N)

Expertise Description

I have more than 35 years experience in the field of Electrical systems and compliance. My Electrical Specialties include California-High Voltage Electrical Safety Orders; grounding and bonding of electrical systems; OSHA lockout / tagout of hazardous energy; electrical utilities – high voltage contact; bucket truck-high voltage contact; electrical patent infringment; ANSI standards; and construction electrical safety. My additional areas of expertise as a electrical inspector include inspection, investigation, electrocution investigation, fact-finding reports, visual exhibits, deposition, deposition and trial testimony for electrically-caused damage injury or death, contracting high voltage electrical products, security systems, electrical codes, electrical construction, electric shock, electrical design, sliding glass doors, electrical fires, industrial equipment, lighting, lightning strikes, electric motors, electrical products, static electricity fires, electrical utility, utility poles, safety codes, warning labels, and wiring insulation. I have over 20 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Expert 29293 - IL

Expertise Description

I have over 25 years experience in the paint and coatings industry. My expertise includes industrial coatings, trade sale and consumer paints, adhesives, chemical specialty products, resins, and polymers, including their developments, testing, and production. I also have experience in aerosols and spray products, hazardous chemicals, labels and warnings, and household chemicals. I have consulted on several cases involving slip and fall on painted surfaces and have experience with slip resistance. I am able to determine coefficient of friction measurements and can offer opinions on the appropriateness of various types of paint on concrete walking surfaces. I have additional expertise in paint and coating technology and am able to analyze floor coating for the presence or absence of various additives. I have over 15 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Expert 149592 - CA(S)

Expertise Description

I have more than 40 years experience in Engineering and Medical Devices. My areas of expertise consists of hydroculators, moist heat pads, thermal cooling pads and cooling apparatus; laser and thermal hair removal devices, dermabrasion equipment; luggage and costume jewelry; patient beds, transport gurneys; failure of Pilates exercise devices; surgical staples; surgical fluid warmers; pedicle screw failure; absorbable shoulder tacs; suture failure; chiropractic devices; dental burr and drill failures; defibrillator mechanical design issues; surgical laser power cord design reliability, and much more. My additional experience includes engineering and management focused on research and development, design, and manufacturing in the medical device, packaging, toy, consumer product, and aerospace industries. My responsibilities have ranged from original product conception through high volume manufacturing, including plastic extrusion, injection molding, assembly, decorating, labeling, and packaging. I have experience with FDA requirements and Good Manufacturing Procedures (GMP’s); producing prototype models; performing computer aided plastic part design (SolidWorks) and failure; and hazard analysis including Failure Mode Effects Analysis (FMEA). I have over 10 years expert witness experience.

Expert 351549 - IL

Expertise Description

I have over 20 years experience in Fire Protection & Mechanical Engineering. My expertise includes: failure analysis, fire suppression / alarm systems, plumbing systems, gas supply systems, consumer products, autos / trucks / other vehicles, fuel fired appliances, HVAC equipment, manufacturing equipment, agricultural / construction equipment, furnaces, boilers, water heaters, fuel systems, and explosions. I have prior expert witness experience.

Expert 343607 - GA

Expertise Description

I have more than 35 years experience in the Pharmaceutical and Pharmaceutical Packaging industries. I have extensive experience in the areas of Laboratory Management and Food and Drug Administration Regulations. My experience also includes various technical management positions in Quality Control, Technical Service, Labeling, and as a Director of Research and Development in Pharmaceutical Packaging. I have over 10 years expert witness experience.

Expert 323381 - NY

Expertise Description

I have more than 35 years experience in product liability/warnings. My experience includes evaluation, design, and implementation of product warnings for major US companies such as Playtex, Rheem, Otis Elevator, S.C. Johnson, and Dr. Pepper Seven Up. I have over 35 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.