Safety Expert Witness 532111

Expertise Description

I have 25 years experience as a safety professional in aviation, entertainment industry, construction, general industry and heavy equipment rental industry. I have worked on airfields, retail, ports, grain mills, refineries, paper mills and construction sites across the world. I have developed training programs of instruction from aviation to earth moving equipment. I have investigated aircraft accidents, fatalities, construction, explosions and other accidents across the globe. The scope and depth of my safety expertise is unique with a 25 year career of success supporting Generals, CEOs, SVPs and below. I have a detailed understanding of what happens on the ground where the tasks take place and how the organization functions to support and fails to support workers and operations. I am offering my services as a safety expert witness.

Amusement Parks Operations Expert Witness 522670

Expertise Description

I have over 20 years of consulting experience in amusement park operations with an emphasis on design, management, operations industry standards, safety requirements, licensing regulations, and maintenance. I have prior experience with providing consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony as an amusement park operations expert witness.

Amusement Park Safety Expert 518674

Expertise Description

I have been working in the Elevator and Amusement Device Industries for more than 20 years with expertise in the assessment, inspection, training, and project management liaison services focused on the elevator (vertical transport vehicle) and amusement device industries. I have been the President of a company that provides such services as site and annual safety assessments and inspections, equipment audits, maintenance evaluations, contract reviews for code compliance, contract quality assurance assessments, midway and location safety assessments. I have an additional 5 years of experience performing inspections on zip lines. I have also spent over 5 years providing consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Roller Coaster Safety Expert 518542

Expertise Description

My primary focus for over 35 years has been the onsite safety surveys of amusement rides, carnival midways, fairgrounds, entertainment centers and related facilities including loss control, risk management and state jurisdictional inspections throughout the US and internationally. As a roller coaster safety expert, I have regularly supervised field inspection groups, performed media relations, acted as liaison between owners and management, and jurisdictional offices; as well as provided other services such as assembly, disassembly, and repair of amusement rides and related equipment; provided onsite loss control and hazard identification, and risk management. I have been providing expert witness services for more than 5 years.

Theme Park Safety Inspection Expert 518494

Expertise Description

I have more than 50 years of experience performing independent safety inspections, hazard identification, regulatory inspections, commission inspections, loss control surveys, safety and health program evaluations, and operational analysis. Over 40 of those years have been at amusement, recreational, and motor sports facilities to insure regulatory compliance and adherence to common industry practices. My involvement has included amusement ride inspections, due diligence surveys, amusement ride operation program audits, litigation support in defense of claims against the industry, amusement loss control surveys, and amusement risk management surveys. My experience includes amusement parks, carnivals, fairs, expositions, water parks, family entertainment centers, trampoline parks, bungee operations, zip lines, adventure parks, parasailing, water sports, amusement ride manufacturers, and others. I have over 30 years expert witness experience.

Aquatics Expert 517435

Expertise Description

I have more than 30 years of experience in Aquatics. As a Certified Parks and Recreation Professional and a Certified Aquatic Facility Operator with the National Recreation and Parks Association, I am very familiar with aquatic safety rules, operations, and standards in the industry. My experience further includes public sector building, operating, maintaining and renovating aquatic facilities, as this has been my life long career and responsibility in Water Safety. I have developed designs and supervised construction and budgets for several indoor aquatic centers and a water park. I have prior expert witness experience with consultation, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Casinos And Themed Parks 321814

Expertise Description

I have 30 years experience in themed entertainment construction, design, and project cost management with expertise in the design and construction of themed environments, destination resorts, mixed-use entertainment developments, casinos, and general construction. My areas of expertise include: Program management, feasibility planning and analysis, cost estimation and analysis (“high concept” through bid and construct), design phase planning, coordination and analysis, design planning, constructability reviews, production planning / design / coordination / construction / installation and close out analysis for any type of themed entertainment attractions. I also have international experience. I have prior expert witness experience.

Biomechanics 58638

Expertise Description

I have over 35 years experience in accident reconstruction, biomechanics, transportation, safety, and civil engineering. My experience includes analysis of many vehicular, pedestrian fall, railroad, building safety, amusement park, parking lot, speed bump, wheelchair, aviation facility, and product liability accidents. I have designed streets, rural highways, freeways, parking lots, bikeways, pedestrian facilities, railroads, and streetlights. I am also experienced in surveying and property ownership analysis. I have more than 35 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Theme Parks 58987

Expertise Description

I have over 40 years experience in design and engineering, specializing in the theme park, recreation, and resort industries. My expertise includes: engineering design, accident investigation, ride design, safety inspection, water park safety, water slides, wave pools, swimming pools, ride stress analysis, high speed coasters, monorails, thrill rides, tramways, simulators, water flume rides, ride maintenance, mechanical systems, mechanical drive systems, heating, ventilating, and air conditioning (H.V.A.C.), piping / plumbing systems, and pumping systems. I have prior expert witness experience.

Amusement Park Safety 58978

Expertise Description

I have more than 35 years experience in safety matters at amusement parks, family entertainment centers, zoological attractions, water parks, sports complexes, and other entities in the leisure industry. My expertise includes safety training / seminars; health inspection services; guest safety; crowd management planning; emergency response and recovery; evacuation procedures; employee safety; OSHA requirements; facility, ride, and safe device inspection; procedures writing; policy-making; loss-control data collection; ride maintenance; security; health services; and claims administration. I have more than 20 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Mechanical Engineer Expert Witness New Hampshire 367890

Expertise Description

I have over 25 years experience in mechanical engineering with expertise in the design and project management of award-winning products for the medical, aerospace, amusement parks, medium and heavy industry fields. I am a detail-oriented professional with extensive expertise in all aspects of product design, from definition and analysis through conceptual design, drawings, presentations, fabrication and customer satisfaction. I have over 10 years expert witness experience.

Sports And Recreation 29747

Expertise Description

I have more than 50 years experience in the field of Sports and Recreation. My experience includes sports and promotion of sports' competitions involving ice shows, bicycle races, biathlons, hang gliding, scuba diving, water skiing, mountain climbing, professional tennis, speed skating, and roller skating. I also have experience with the supervision of design, pool slides, construction, and maintenance of ski lodges, park sites, ice & roller skating rinks, bicycle racing tracks, running tracks, swimming pools, and golf courses. I am highly familiar with retail of sporting goods, including bicycling, fitness, skiing, tennis, and mountaineering & climbing equipment. I have over 45 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.