Fire Cause/Origin Investigations Expert 531446 MN

Expertise Description

I have over 10 years experience working in fire cause and origin investigations. I have a focus in scene examination; determining area of origin and ignition sequence; interpretation of fire damage and fire patterns; fire debris removal and analysis; area of origin reconstruction; the impact on fire ignition and growth; arc mapping analysis; documenting the scene; evidence recognition, preservation, collection, preservation, and chain of custody; marine vessels; wild lands; oil wells; semi-trucks; fatality fires; grain elevators; agricultural machinery; and both commercial and residential buildings. I have provided consultations, courtroom testimony, and deposition for more than a decade as a fire cause and origin investigations expert witness.

Elevator Safety Expert 523240 NY

Expertise Description

I have over 30 years experience in Elevator Inspection and Design. My expertise is in elevator and escalator design for new elevators, modernizing of existing elevators, accident investigation and reconstruction, litigation support, quality control audits, and code compliance inspections. I have practical, hands-on experience in the maintenance, repair, and modernization of elevators, escalators, and related equipment. I have provided consultations and deposition for more than 5 years as an elevator safety expert witness.

Mechanical Engineering Expert 528427 WI

Expertise Description

With over 30 years experience in the field of mechanical engineering, I have worked with conveyors and systems, elevators, material lifts, industrial controls, dynamic analysis, animations, forensic engineering, intellectual property, freight lifts, ASME B20.1 Standard, ASME Safety Standards, equipment and machinery, failure analysis, hydraulics, and products liability. I have additional experience with vertical conveyors, shopping cart conveyors (adjacent to escalators), automated car parking systems, custom engineered machinery and systems, machine design, dynamic system analysis and animation (multi-body physics, motion analysis), and finite element analysis. I have provided consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony as a mechanical engineering expert witness for more than 5 years.

Elevator Construction Expert 369491 WA

Expertise Description

I have spent over 30 years as an elevator consultant. My expertise lies in the construction, modernization, design and audit services to improve the performance and safety of new and existing elevator and escalator systems. I have offered my services as an elevator construction expert witness by providing consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Elevator Construction Expert 506969 CA(N)

Expertise Description

I have over 40 years experience in the elevator and escalator industry with expertise in inspections; specification drafting and enforcement; construction compliance; code issues; failure analysis; installations; modernization; safety upgrades; and handicap requirements. I have experience in all types of residential & commercial elevators, including high-speed and low-speed passenger and freight elevators, hydraulic and electric traction elevators, dumbwaiters, and escalators. I have been providing consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony for more than 25 years as an elevator construction expert witness.

Conveyor Systems Expert 521856 AL

Expertise Description

I have over 40 years experience in industrial construction with expertise in the design, fabrication, construction, retrofit, component application, start up, belt splicing and general maintenance of bulk material handling conveyors, stationary and mobile conveyors, stackers, reclaimers, ship loaders, crushers, truck live bed systems, metal detectors, vibrating components, magnetic separators, fire protection systems, sampling systems, screens, bucket elevators, belt conveyors, screw conveyors, steep angle conveyors, drag chain conveyors, hoppers, chutes, impacts, screening systems, dust control (wet, dry and vacuum), warehouse conveyor systems, and various road paving equipment. I have also offered my services as an industrial construction and hydraulics systems expert witness.

Amusement Park Safety Expert 518674 NC

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.

Elevator Inspection Expert 417430 TX

Expertise Description

I have more than 45 years of experience in the Elevator Industry with expertise in providing due diligence and maintenance audits on exiting and new equipment. Previously to becoming President of an elevator consulting company, I have worked as President of the management and sales of elevator control systems, and also performed maintenance of over 1,400 elevators. Many elevators were new constructions, as well as some to be modernized and repaired. I have over 10 years of expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Elevator Inspector Expert 517268 TX

Expertise Description

I have more than 35 years of experience in the field of Elevators, Escalators, and Residential Lifts maintenance. I have been the Owner of a company that provides repair, refurbish, and modernization services on equipment. I oversee the day-to-day scheduling of inspections, routes of repairs, proper distribution of payroll, and installation of residential lifts.

Mechanical Engineering Expert 506781 MD

Expertise Description

I have more than 60 years experience in the field of Mechanical Engineering with expertise in electronic packaging engineering for harsh military and space environments, acoustic engineering, optics, fiber optics, and laser technology. I have experience with accident reconstruction, and investigating engine failure, boating and marine accidents, breach of contracts and warranty, construction accidents, and construction contract compliance and contract claims. I have further experience with defective maintenance and products, fire origin and cause/burn injuries, machinery accidents, negligence, patent infringement, premise liability, railroad accidents and injuries, traffic controls, and underground utilities. My experience in product design, design for safety, and quality control for various products provides a comprehensive practical expertise background in addition to the technical expertise. I also have forensic engineering experience involving fracture failure of glass products such as beer bottles, whiskey bottles, a decorative vase, and shower doors. I have over 20 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Elevator Expert 502384 AZ

Expertise Description

I have more than 35 years of experience in the Elevator Industry. I entered into the Elevator Industry as an apprentice technician and two years later earned a Journeyman license. From that point on I have participated in every aspect tied into the industry such as: passenger elevators, freight elevators, escalators, dumb waiters, home elevators, and limited access limited use devices or handicap lifts. I have served as an Instructor to a four-year apprentice training and education process for 30 years, as well as Contractor Repair – Modernization – Construction and Service Manager, and Technical Writer.

Electrical Engineering Expert 128385 CA(N)

Expertise Description

I have more than 45 years experience in the field of Electrical Engineering with expertise in the investigation of the cause and origin of fires with respect to possible electrical causes, elevator operation, and electrical shock incidents. I have experience in the national electrical safety codes, as well in the examination and analysis of television sets, washing machines, dryers, stereo systems, can openers, coffee makers, humidifiers, computer systems, telephone systems, door openers, palletizers, grinding machines, mixers, deep fryers, film processors, furnaces, air conditioners, power regulators, motors, gas engines, boats, trucks, automobiles, tractors, refrigerators, ranges, microwave ovens, rolling mills, presses, stamping machines, and distribution & transmission lines. I have over 20 years expert witness experience.

Fire Origin And Cause Expert 128461 TX

Expertise Description

I have over 35 years specializing in Fire Cause and Origin, Accident Reconstruction and Failure Analysis, with an emphasis in industrial and commercial accidents, vehicle accidents, tractor truck accidents and ECM download analysis, product equipment failure analysis. I am a Mechanical Engineer with experience in roof-mounted and package HVAC units in commercial and school buildings. My expertise includes: failure analysis of vehicle, appliances, tools, machinery, equipment, HVAC, industrial, commercial, oil field, marine, residential, piping/piping components/pressure vessel design/failure analysis; ANSI B31.1 & B31.3; ASME Sections I & VIII; slip, trip and fall/building code compliance/ADA compliance/premises liability. I have more than 15 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Product Failure Analysis Expert 51934 CA(S)

Expertise Description

I have over 20 years experience in mechanical engineering for product failure analysis, personal injury analysis, property loss, accident reconstruction, accident causation, equipment evaluation, systems evaluation, construction accidents, general industry accidents, project evaluation, and safety and maintenance procedures. I specialize in residential heating and cooling including: decorative fireplaces, space heaters, wood burning fireplaces, wall furnaces, forced-air furnaces, log lighters, air conditioners, and dehumidifiers. I have additional experience in residential ranges, water heaters, gas or wood-burning appliances, and barbeques, and commercial hot plates, water heaters and boilers, deep fat fryers, catering truck fryers, commercial ranges, and commercial quick disconnects for gas lines. My experience with consulting work includes: construction accidents; falls, including slips and trips; furniture defects; residential, commercial, and industrial appliances; printing presses; lawn and garden tools; woodworking equipment; power saws; hand tools; lifting equipment; elevators, escalators; scaffolds, ladders; and recreational equipment defects and failure. I have prior expert witness experience.

Accidendent Reconstruction Expert 43224 FL

Expertise Description

I have over 30 years experience in mechanical engineering. My expertise includes elevator inspector, vehicle accident reconstruction, low speed impact, product liability (ladders, chairs, elevators, hydraulic lifts, power tools, machinery etc.), slip, trip, and fall, and building and safety codes violations (stairs, rails, etc.). I have more than 15 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Automotive Accidents Expert 43017 CA(N)

Expertise Description

I have over 50 years experience in biomechanics, industrial and automotive accidents, as well as consumer product liability matters. I specialize in the analysis and reconstruction of low-speed impact and ladder accidents. I have an extensive background in mechanical, biomechanical, structural, transportation, and human factors engineering. My expertise includes: accident reconstruction, product liability, biomechanics, computer/video animation, mechanical, biomechanical, structural, electrical, transportation and interdisciplinary analyses, low speed impact, whiplash, seat-belt, airbags, slip/trip and fall, machine guarding, ladders, design and manufacturing defects, elevators and other lifts, structures, home and industrial products, sports equipment, playgrounds, construction, lighting, warnings, human factors, etc. I have more than 35 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

General Safety Engineering Expert 39210 CA(S)

Expertise Description

I have over 35 years experience in the field of general safety engineering. My expertise include worker safety, industrial product safety, third party safety, accident prevention, loss control, accident reconstruction, trucking safety, playground safety, commercial fleet safety, petroleum industry safety, fire protection, mine safety, construction safety, elevators and escalators, woodworking, and metalworking. I am offering my services as a general safety engineering expert witness.

Elevator And Escalator Expert 11155 CA(N)

Expertise Description

I 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.

Escalator And Elevators Expert 9029 AZ

Expertise Description

I have over 45 years experience in elevator and escalator issues. My areas of expertise as a elevator inspector includes elevator / escalator evaluations, elevator operation, contracts and specifications, modernization and new construction, as well as service and repair. I have prior expert witness experience.

Product Failure Expert 426397 AL

Expertise Description

I have over 30 years experience in the field of Mechanical Engineering. My extensive experience includes engineering investigation, failure analysis, product liability, intellectual property, manufacturing, accident investigation and reconstruction, fire cause and origin. My additional vehicle experience includes commercial vehicles, automobiles, RVs, buses, trains, agricultural, and construction equipment. I have prior expert witness experience.

Elevator Escalator Expert 425594 NY

Expertise Description

I have over 50 years experience as an Elevator inspector and elevator and escalator expert specializing in accident investigation / reconstruction; design and prototyping; elevator operation; accident analysis; company assets and valuation. I have 25 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Elevators Expert 325461 CA(N)

Expertise Description

I have over 40 years experience in vertical transportation engineering with. My expertise includes: equipment design and development; installations; modernization and repairs of existing vertical transportation systems; equipment technology; equipment testing; quality assurance methods, procedures, and specifications; failure analysis; equipment and components; high rise commercial buildings; elevator operation; high rise residential buildings; shopping malls; and industrial facilities including oil refineries, manufacturing facilities, textile and steel mills, power generating stations, etc. I am a Qualified Elevator Consultant (QEC). I have more than 15 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.