Expertise DescriptionI have over 25 years experience as a elevator inspector. My areas of expertise include: elevator and escalator inspections, related building codes, electrical codes, and accessibility code/law; document and site reviews; failure analysis; insurance claims; maintenance evaluation; field testing; modernization and retrofit; and design. I have more than 10 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.
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My expert witness experience includes elevators and escalators, moving walks, dumbwaiters, conveyers, and personnel hoists.
My consulting services include: document and site review to determine sequence of events leading to accident or failure; reviews to determine probable cause of failures and malfunctions; analysis to provide recommendations to prevent reoccurrence; technical assistance to resolve insurance claims related to floods, fire, or other causes; comprehensive maintenance evaluation reviews to determine adequacy of preventative maintenance, adjustment, and performance of elevators and escalators; construction and maintenance tests for code compliance and industry standards; field reviews to determine code upgrade equipments as well as technological upgrade options; all aspects of application design including vertical transport circulation studies.
|M.B.A.||University of Hawaii|
|B.A.||Economics||Washington & Jefferson College|
|Qualified Elevator Inspector Certification|
|Licensed Elevator Inspector License|
Awards & Affiliation
The American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME)