Safety Expert 532111 CA(S)

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.

Safety Engineer Expert Witness CA 522779

Expertise Description

I have over 35 years experience as a Safety Engineer. My areas of focus include safety and emergency response, occupational and construction safety, safety systems and programs, multi-employer worksites, fire and life safety, workplace and premise evaluation and liability, general safety practices, OSHA and Cal-OSHA health and safety regulations, fire and life safety, and Fire and Building Code safety and health requirements. I have considerable experience inspecting and evaluating construction sites, occupational settings, and conducting safety assessments in a broad range of public facilities. I have spent more than 20 years as a safety engineer expert witness with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Industrial Hygiene Expert 521454 CA(N)

Expertise Description

I have over 25 years of industrial hygiene experience. In the span of my career, I've made preliminary surveys and inspections of occupational environments; prepared reports of findings to control or mitigate hazardous conditions; assisted in the design, construction, and use of special field apparatus; collected statistics and information from industrial establishments; presented information on the control of industrial health hazards; and interpreted OSHA regulations. I have prior experience providing courtroom testimony, deposition, and consultations as an industrial hygiene expert witness.

Theme Park Safety Inspection Expert 518494 CA(N)

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.

Building Contractor Expert 321437 AZ

Expertise Description

I have more than 25 years of experience in Civil Engineering with multiple engineering emphasis such as: Soil, Transportation and Traffic, Architectural Design, and I am also a licensed General Engineer and Building Contractor. I have built and designed custom homes, highways and roadways, and traffic signals and interchanges. I have experience with traffic control, and also retaining walls, slope repairs, townhomes, apartments, single-family homes, expansions and retrofits, and railroad construction. I have expertise in the California Building Code, seismic retrofits, manual uniform traffic control devices, cost estimating, scheduling, highway design manual, traffic manual, and public works standard plans and specifications. I have more than 5 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Scaffolding Expert 322006 WA

Expertise Description

I have over 25 years experience in the scaffold industry. My experience includes both commercial and industrial scaffolding. I spent the first 5 years of my career erecting and dismantling scaffold on large industrial and commercial projects. I was a foreman and designed scaffold projects, estimated projects, attended job walks, labor management / organization, and generated load lists. I have worked in sectional, tub & clamp, systems, and swing stages. I am knowledgeable of the current scaffold safety regulations. I have prior expert witness experience.

Accident Prevention Expert 48585 CA(S)

Expertise Description

I have more than 35 years experience as a safety and accident prevention expert. I am experienced in: occupational health and safety; security; emergency preparedness and response; loss control; and risk assessment/risk reduction recommendations. My areas include: supermarket/retail industry; trip, slip, and fall (inside and outside parking lot-weather related); industrial safety; Cal-OSHA regulations; forklifts; machine guarding; chemical exposure; and general safety issues. I have over 20 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Public Utility Gas Pipline Safety Expert 96535 CA(S)

Expertise Description

I have over 50 years experience in safety and civil engineering, concentrating on public utilities, occupational safety and health (O.S.H.A.), and transportation engineering. My public utilities expertise includes: gas pipelines (construction, inspections, maintenance, repair, testing operating pressures); gas pipeline accidents (ignition / explosions); and power lines (overhead / underground). OSHA expertise includes: equipment inspections (ladders, ramps, scaffolds, scissor lifts, stairways, work platforms); safety procedures (concrete pumping, confined space entry into manholes / pipelines / tanks, construction / demolitions, electrical equipment, excavations, flammable materials storage, forklifts, personal protective equipment, roofing, traffic control); site inspections (construction / demolitions, drilling sites, industrial, loading docks, machine shops, refineries, vehicle repair shops, warehouses); and work accidents (cave-ins, construction, falls, industrial, materials handling, power lines, refineries, warehouses). My transportation expertise includes: bridges / bridge inspections; bridge / highway design; and environmental planning. I have prior expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Pollution Prevention Expert 28193 CA(S)

Expertise Description

I have over 40 experience in chemical engineering. My areas of expertise include air pollution control, accidental release prevention / risk management program, storm water pollution prevention, hazardous waste management, chemical and Refinery processes, environmental project management, CAL/OSHA, and air quality compliance.

Construction Project Management Expert 323643 CA(N)

Expertise Description

I have more than 40 years experience in the field of Construction with expertise in project management, pre-construction, design build and hard bid, estimating, contractor delay claims, contract administration and negotiation, contractual dispute, conflict resolutions, logistics, scheduling, field operations, site safety, production, cost control, commissioning, OSHA regulations, and closeout. I have knowledge in Heavy Commercial, Structural, Concrete Slabs, Cast-in-Place Concrete construction, with substantial background in Civil work, Structural Steel, Seismic Retrofit, most MEP installations and all Finishes as well as journeyman level knowledge in multiple trades (concrete, rough & finish carpentry, electrical, drywall and painting). I have over 25 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.