Expert 51300 - CA(S)

Expertise Description

I have more than 35 years experience in trucking. My expertise includes analysis and investigation of accidents involving heavy vehicles (trucks, buses, tankers, and local delivery vehicles). I have additional expertise in truck operation, hazardous materials transportation, flammable liquids, the Smith System, Department of Transportation regulations and code compliance, and vehicle maintenance issues. My experience includes general trucking, hazmat transportation, flammable tank truck driving, pressurized industrial gas transport, and heavy truck maintenance and repair. I am familiar with different trucking equipment such as flat beds, tanker trucks, doubles, etc. I have over 10 years expert witness experience.

Expert 343915 - CA(S)

Expertise Description

I have more than 20 years experience as a career firefighter in the field of Emergency Response. My expertise includes training records of the fire department employee, emergency vehicle procedures, determination of driver’s scope of practice and/or level of training, fire department policies and procedures, and state vehicle code compliance. My additional experience includes driving and operating fire apparatus and equipment, fire engines, aerial ladder truck, support vehicles, ambulances, fire suppression, aircraft / crash rescue, dispatched emergencies, emergency medical services, and fire prevention. My extensive knowledge in law enforcement vehicles relating to driving to an emergency incident, specifically as it relates to conditions warranting a code 3 response and emergency vehicle accidents. I have experience as a paramedic and providing expertise in pre-hospital care as well as how it relates to responding under emergency conditions while transporting patients to hospital destinations. I have prior expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.