Expert 522367 - WI

Expertise Description

I have spent over 20 years in the field of Human Factors/Ergonomics. I have an expertise in the occupational and environmental safety of multiple work environments including mining, steel production, agriculture, railroading, retailing, office settings, and in the consumer products. I have spent more than 5 years as a human factors/ergonomics expert witness and have provided numerous clients with courtroom testimony, deposition, and consultations.

Expert 525142 - MD

Expertise Description

I have over 40 years' experience in High Speed Trains with expertise in track inspection, track installing, engineering standards, timeliness, staffing, quality of work, material consumed/recovered, overall safety, and the development and delivery of technical training material and training of all of Amtrak’s Track Foremen and Track Supervisors nationwide in accordance with FRA Track Safety Standards.

Expert 520620 - DC MD

Expertise Description

I have more than 45 years experience in the field of Railroad Safety working with railroad investigations, managing investigative teams that consist of operating practices, human factors, track and signal control, and mechanical experts. I have additional experience with providing consultation for commercial real estate construction and development of rental property. I have also spent time as a railroad safety expert witness in Maryland and Washington, DC and have provided numerous clients with deposition, consultations, and courtroom testimony.

Expert 518523 - CA(N)

Expertise Description

I have more than 10 years of Railroad Industry experience, with an extensive background in accident investigation, employee safety, derailment cause finding and prevention, track-train dynamics, distributed power operations, remote control locomotive operations, and train operations. I have investigated over 200 rail equipment accidents, employee injuries, rule violations and other types of incidents with a strong focus on detail and getting to the root cause to ensure the proper corrective actions and preventive measures are put in place. I also have comprehensive knowledge of the Federal Regulations Section 49, Parts 200-299. I have prior expert witness experience with consultation and deposition.

Expert 107660 - AL CA(N) NV

Expertise Description

I have over 30 years experience in the field of Railroad Transportation. I specialize in locomotives; rail operations; railroad accident damages; railroad construction; railroad tracks; railroad crossing; railway accidents and injuries; Railway Labor Act; railway vehicle appraisal; safety audits; track inspecting; track maintenance; track clearance injury; complete operations analysis, costing, and alternative scenarios; branch line analysis; equipment utilization and analysis, development of operating plans; market development; transportation costing; intermodal analysis; merger studies; developing short line railroads; investigation of operators, safety protocols, and reporting rules for fatality in switching yards; patent infringement; derailment inspection and rehabilitation costs; rail line valuation and claim verification; rail shippers; public transportation; and financial analysis. I have more than 25 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Expert 376223 - CT

Expertise Description

I have more than 35 years experience in the field of Railroad Safety. I am a program architect, leader, and negotiator. I have experience in railroad accident investigation, safety inspection and safety enforcement programs. I have led large-scale comprehensive safety investigations on major railroads in the U.S. to identify safety risks and implement safety improvement action plans. My consultations include providing direction to a multi-disciplined team of affiliated railroad safety and security experts in the areas of safety and security risk assessments and hazard analysis, regulatory compliance, safety and security research, accident investigation and analysis, and litigation consulting. I have over 5 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Expert 161946 - NV

Expertise Description

I have more than 30 years experience in the Railroad / Transportation Industry. My experience includes accident investigation cases, safety and engineering, operations and mechanical analysis for rail transportation, railroad accident damages, operation plans, equipment and structure costing, and regulatory issues and schedules. I have prior expert witness experience.

Expert 322176 - TX

Expertise Description

I have over 35 years experience in railroad operations, transportation consulting, railroad tracks and equipment maintenance, management, labor consulting, labor relations and working with regulatory agencies. My expertise includes railroad damages and rules, federal regulations, railcar and locomotive mechanics, track and facilities, maintenance practices, derailment and accident investigations, railroad safety, Association of American Railroads (AAR) Field Manual of Interchange Rules, AAR Manual of Standards & Recommended Practices, Railroad Loss of Use Claims, and Rule Books & Timetables. I have more than 10 years of expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.