Expert 529064 - CA(N)

Expertise Description

I have over 45 years experience in Explosives with expertise in explosives training, bomb scene investigations, post blast reconstruction, bomb disposal equipment and other explosives and incendiary related matters. I have prior expert witness experience with consultations, depositions, and courtroom testimony.

Expert 523214 - TX

Expertise Description

I have over 20 years experience as a Fire Investigator. My areas of expertise include fire/arson investigations, fire code inspections, plan review and compliance, and K9 handling. I have spent more than 5 years as a forensic fire investigation expert witness by offering consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Expert 413130 - FL

Expertise Description

I have over 20 years experience in the field of fire and explosion analysis. My expertise includes fire, fire reconstruction, electrical failure analysis, mechanical failure analysis, metallurgical failure analysis, construction failure analysis, product failure analysis, underwater investigations, underwater locations, side scan sonar, and vessel recoveries. I am offering my services as a fire and explosions expert witness.

Expert 519018 - CT

Expertise Description

With more than 15 years experience in the field of Fire Protection Engineering, my focus is in combustion, industrial fire protection, and explosion protection. I have additional expertise in Industrial Safety, Process Safety, Accident Analysis, and Fire Safety Standards. I have also worked as a Fire Protection Expert Witness in Connecticut for over 5 years.

Expert 520903 - MO

Expertise Description

I have over two decades of experience in Mechanical Engineering manufacturing fuel-fired appliances. I have expertise in fire causation and explosion investigations, manufacturing equipment evaluations, failure analysis of components, product liability evaluations, fuel-fired appliances, gas supply systems, HVAC equipment, residential/commercial building code compliance, and fire suppression systems. I have also spent time as a mechanical engineering expert witness in Missouri.

Expert 520481 - MD

Expertise Description

I have been working for over 15 years in the field of Fire Protection with a focus on fire and explosion phenomena and their interaction with both the built and natural environment. I performed hundreds of fire, explosion, and toxic exposure investigations in industrial, commercial, manufacturing, and residential spaces. My specialties include evaluating post-incident scenes and determining the source of ignition, the toxic spread of smoke and gasses, and the thermal or blast wave conditions that led to a loss. I am knowledgeable in the application of empirical and computational fluid dynamic models for event reconstruction and have published peer-reviewed articles on the subject. My skills also include how safety can be improved at a facility through the use of quantitative risk assessments, hazard evaluations, and performance-based design. I have also spent more than 15 years as a fire protection expert witness in Maryland by providing numerous clients with courtroom testimony, deposition, and consultations.

Expert 517909 - AL AK AZ AR BC CA(N) CA(S) CO CT DE DC FL GA HI IA ID IL IN KS KY LA ME MD MA MI MN MS MO MT NE NV NH NJ NM NY NC ND OH OK OR PA QC RI SC SD TN TX UT VT VA WA WV WY WI

Expertise Description

I have been working for over 40 years as a Forensic Fire/Explosion Investigator with an expertise in carbon monoxide incident investigation, fire origin and cause analysis, fire protection engineering, fire suppression systems, building code analysis, fire modeling, fire dynamics, gas industry engineering, experimental fire/explosion research, industrial/process hazard assessment, and engineering analysis. I have been regularly involved in origin/cause fire/explosion investigations, fire reconstructions, smoke detector failure investigations, sprinkler system failures, restaurant suppression system failures, building code issues, etc. As a gas engineer, together with my fire forensic experience, I have been regularly involved in the analysis of gas fires and explosions. I have also worked for more than 25 years as a fire investigation expert witness in Illinois and have provided numerous clients with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Expert 520036 - NY

Expertise Description

I have over 25 years experience as a Firefighter and Fire Analyst with a particular focus on working in Origin and Cause Investigations, Explosion Investigations, Vehicle Fires, Marine Vessel Fires, and Fire Code Consultation. I have also spent time as a fire investigation expert witness in New York and have provided numerous clients with consultations and deposition.

Expert 520033 - NY PA

Expertise Description

I have worked for over 20 years in Fire and Arson Investigation with expertise in assisting in fire investigation to determine origin and cause of Arson, Accidental and undetermined Fires, Fatal Fires and Explosions. I have additional experience as a firefighter with expertise in fire suppression, fire prevention, driving, maintaining and operating the fire apparatus, and handling asbestos. I have also been working as a Fire Cause and Origin Expert in New York and Pennsylvania for more than a decade by providing consultations and deposition for numerous clients.

Expert 520028 - NY

Expertise Description

With over 10 years experience as a fire investigator and fire fighter, I have worked with Origin and Cause Investigations, Explosion Investigations, Car Fires, Marine Fires, Scene/Case Investigation, Witness interviews, Evidence Examinations, and have provided consultations on electrical failures, Electrical failure analysis / testing, Component failure analysis / testing, Product failure analysis / testing, and Material testing. I have additional experience in conducting hundreds of live burns, demonstrations, testing and training for both the public and private sectors. I have been providing clients with consultations, courtroom testimony, and deposition as a fire investigation expert witness in New York for more than 5 years.

Expert 520240 - AZ

Expertise Description

With more than 20 years experience in the field of Firefighting, I have specialized in providing life safety, incident stabilization and property conservation for the citizens of the fire district in keeping with state and national codes and regulations while also providing training and leadership to the personnel under my supervision. My specific duties have included responding to emergencies, organizing shift assignments and training, investigating complaints, addressing and mitigating personnel issues, and submitting budgets. I have additional experience in attending numerous off-district wildland fires. I have spent time offering my services as a firefighter expert witness in Arizona. I have prior expert witness experience.

Expert 520253 - OK

Expertise Description

My career of over 40 years working with law enforcement investigation skills has involved the origin and cause investigation of fires and explosions with expertise in fire investigations, public fire education, fire suppression and interviewing techniques. I have additional expertise in interviewing and counseling juvenile fire setters, workers compensation; courthouse records searches, personal injury accidents, slip and falls, thefts, insurance fraud and fire subrogation. I have also been providing services as a fire investigation expert witness in Oklahoma for over 35 years by providing consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Expert Fire Investigation Expert 520291 - OK

Expertise Description

My career has spanned more than 25 years working with fire service and fire investigating with a particular focus in fire investigation, explosion investigation, hazardous materials management, fire suppression, fire tactics, and ventilation. I have additional expertise in vehicle and equipment fires such as cranes, bulldozers and road building equipment. I have also worked for over two decades as a fire investigation expert witness in Oklahoma by providing deposition, courtroom testimony, and consultations.

Expert 507098 - CA(N) OR

Expertise Description

For more than 20 years, I have worked in Fire Cause & Origin Investigations with several years as a major city fire investigator, including over 15 years in the private sector. My areas of focus include arson, building fires, explosions, residential fires, industrial fires, vehicle fire origin and cause, wildland and forest fires, and aerial photographs of fires/scenes via drone. I have also spent over two decades working as a fire cause and origin investigations expert witness in Northern California. I have provided clients with courtroom testimony, deposition, and consultations.

Expert 519806 - NY

Expertise Description

My career has spanned more than 25 years in the field of fire and explosion origin and cause determination. I have a particular expertise in investigating the origin and cause of fires and examining marine related fire incidents, including freighters, commercial and recreational vessels, terminals and marinas. I have also spent over 25 years working as a fire cause and origin expert witness by offering deposition, consultations, and courtroom testimony.

Expert 519326 - NH

Expertise Description

My career in the Demolition Industry has spanned over 45 years with expertise in plant shut downs, and interior concrete breaking and excavating, company management, estimating, to project management, and all types of demolition, which include, selective, interior, manual, mechanical, as well as implosion methods. I have additional experience with working for General Contractors, Federal Government Agency’s, industry, individuals, local governments, and non-profit organizations. I have over 40 years experience as a demolition expert witness in New Hampshire and have provided numerous clients with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Expert 19556 - WA

Expertise Description

I have over 30 years experience in engineering specializing in fires; explosions; fire protection; civil, electrical and mechanical failure analysis; design; construction; management of industrial plant production equipment; material handling machinery; and explosive mining equipment. My areas of expertise include fire cause and origin, explosions, large loss expert coordination and related mechanical and electrical failures. I have previously been deposed and have testified as an expert witness.

Expert 451724 - AL AK AZ AR BC CA(N) CA(S) CO CT DE DC FL GA HI IA ID IL IN KS KY LA ME MD MA MI MN MS MO MT NE NV NH NJ NM NY NC ND OH OK OR PA QC RI SC SD TN TX UT VT VA WA WV WY WI

Expertise Description

As a fire and explosions expert for over 30 years, I have experience working with gas, liquid and dust fire and explosion litigation, incident investigation, consulting, hazard and risk assessment, training, research and fire/explosion testing. I have built up extensive expertise on electrostatic and other ignition sources through numerous incident investigations and laboratory studies. I have provided expert witness and litigation consulting services in legal cases for more than 15 years involving multiple fatalities, injuries and extensive property damages, which include those high-profile cases that drew attentions of the Congress, OSHA and general public, and played instrumental roles in these litigation cases. I am offering my services as a fire protection expert witness.

Expert 33219 - CA(N) CA(S) OR

Expertise Description

I have more than 15 years of experience in Reconstruction and Biomechanical Analysis of Accidents. This includes, but is not limited to: wrongful death, product liability, railway matters, maritime accidents, homicide, criminal matters, gun shots, shooting reconstruction, slip/trip and falls, as well as, falls from heights, premises liability, human factors issues, pediatric injuries; industrial, fireworks, and aviation accidents, law enforcement, high and low speed vehicle collisions, pedestrian collisions, tractor-trailer collisions, motorcycle and bicycle collisions, and helmet/protective equipment issues. I have a Ph.D. in Biomedical Engineering. I have over 15 years of expert witness experience with a large number of depositions, arbitration, and courtroom testimony. I have worked criminal, civil, and federal cases.

Expert 96545 - MA

Expertise Description

I have over 45 years experience specializing in chemistry and industrial hygiene / safety. My areas of expertise include chemistry, hazardous substances, industrial hygiene and safety, and hazardous waste. I have experience with product liability, product failure, liquor liability, drunk driving, drugs and other criminal matters, workers compensation, indoor air pollutants, and evaluation of exposure to chemicals. My additional expertise includes flammable gases, liquids, and solids, as well as exploding soft drink bottles. I have more than 30 years expert witness experience.

Expert 107482 - CA(N)

Expertise Description

I have more than 25 years experience in Mechanical Engineering with Fire and Explosion Investigating specializing in fire cause and origin. My expertise includes investigation and analysis of fire, water loss, product defects, explosions, and human injury incidents. I have additional experience in heat transfer, mass transfer, fluid mechanics, fire protection engineering, human behavior in fire, hydraulics, laser diagnostics, and component testing. I have over 10 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Expert 107641 - CA(N) CA(S) CT FL ME MA NH NY NC RI VT

Expertise Description

I have over 30 years experience in Bio Medical / Engineering. My expertise includes finite element stress analysis, fracture mechanics, fatigue, failure analysis, fire and explosion analysis, explosion cause and origin, biomechanics, materials science, stress and vibration, and structural design and analysis. I have more than 25 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Expert 141866 - FL

Expertise Description

I have over 25 years experience as an electrical plant engineer, design engineer, and consultant. My expertise includes: forensic / engineering assessments, analysis / cost valuations on fires / failures, lightning damage, electrocution, origin / cause of industrial and residential fires / explosion cause and origin, heavy equipment / major appliance failure, electric power distribution, Original Equipment Manufacturer (O.E.M.) product failures, repair and replacement cost analysis, kitchen fire suppression systems, industrial equipment damage assessment, commercial property condition assessments, injury investigations, pay requests, and construction defects. My additional expertise in repair / replacement cost analysis, hazard analysis preparation, project management, storm damage assessment, and commercial real estate condition surveys. I have prior expert witness experience.

Expert 128471 - AL TX

Expertise Description

I have over 45 years experience specializing in handling, transport, storage and loading of unit and bulk materials by conveyor systems. My expertise includes: design of materials handling systems and conveyors of various types as in: belt conveyors, screw conveyors, roller, slider, overland, pipe, steep angle, screw, drag, bucket elevators and pneumatic. I have additional expertise in specialty mobile machines, (track, rail, and wheel mounted), stackers, reclaimers, snow loaders, mobile screening plants, self-unloading trains and ships, ship unloaders and shiploaders. My design experience includes auxiliary process equipment, truck and rail car loading and unloading systems, thaw sheds, dust collection & suppression systems, feeders, bins, hoppers, scales, mixers, screens, and crushers, all of which have been utilized by the following industries: power, mining and quarrying, aggregate, grain, aluminum, steel, minerals processing, cement, pulp & paper, ports & intermodal terminals, chemical plants, cogeneration of electricity, concrete block and brick, ore heap leaching, refineries, hazardous waste, recycling & composting. I have more than 10 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Expert 128615 - FL

Expertise Description

I have more than 50 years experience in mechanical design / operations with general building construction, residential construction, hospitals, commercial buildings, commercial architecture, warehouses, industrial construction, fossil / nuclear power plants, and utility distribution systems. My experience includes mechanical engineering, plumbing, HVAC, power, and utility mechanical systems. I have more than 15 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Expert 46349 - AZ CO NM TX

Expertise Description

I have over 15 years experience in areas of industrial workplace safety and training, especially in mining, tunneling, construction, and explosives. I have experience in trucks and trucking, including general maintenance and air brakes; surface and underground mining; tunneling; construction; general safety; and Cal/OSHA. I have conducted safety training in all phases of mining for employers, employees, and contractors in the mining and tunneling industries, and safety training in explosives, tire, welding, and other associated industries. I have administered examinations for blasting, gas quality testing, explosion cause and origin, and safety representative licenses in the mining and construction industries. I have more than 5 years expert witness experience.

Expert 26495 - CA(N)

Expertise Description

I have over 30 years experience in mechanical engineering. My areas of expertise include equipment failure analysis, combustion equipment, heat transfer, fluid flow. I have more than 25 years expert witness experience.

Expert 11357 - CA(N)

Expertise Description

I have over 40 years experience in issues relating to firearms and explosives. My areas of expertise include microscopic comparative analysis, ballistics, test firings, trajectory analysis, serial-number restorations, machine gun conversions & suppressors, gunshot wound ballistics, clothing analysis for gunshot residue, and officer-involved shootings. I have prior expert witness experience.

Expert 439791 - IL

Expertise Description

I have more than 30 years experience in the field of Engineering Investigations with expertise in electrical engineering and materials engineering. I have experience with origin and cause, and fire investigations for numerous areas including, product failure analysis, antennas and electromagnetics, transformers, switchgear, power distribution, semiconductors and electronic materials. My fire investigations experience includes fires and explosions of chemical facilities, residential-commercial-industrial facilities, passenger vehicles and trucks, heavy equipment, etc. I am trained in arson investigation techniques. I have over 15 years expert witness experience with consultation, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Expert 501503 - TX

Expertise Description

I have more than 40 years experience in the Petrochemical and Refining fields with expertise in the dismantlement of industrial facilities and industrial buildings. I have experience with decommissioning, demolition, explosives, dismantling, asbestos abatement, and asset recovery. My focus is on industrial facilities including petrochemical, oil & gas, refining, metals, power, manufacturing, mining, and also to categorize and strategically liquidate scrap metal and other surplus assets. I have provided consulting services with all aspects of the dismantling, demolition and asset recovery process, and am also an estimator. I have over 15 years expert witness experience with consultation, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Expert 365503 - CA(N)

Expertise Description

I have more than 30 years experience in the field of Fire Cause and Origin with expertise in all aspects of testing related to fire, explosives, explosions, and equipment performance and failure. I have experience with the analysis in fire spread, damage patterns, material failure, equipment failure, explosion cause and origin, and fire management systems. I also provide computer generate graphics of data (graphs, tables, etc.) and drawings for analysis and reports. I have over 30 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Expert 500592 - CA(S)

Expertise Description

I have more than 30 years experience in the field of Fire Investigation with expertise in the origin and cause of fires. I have experience with explosives, explosions, interviewing witnesses, the documentation, collection, and securing of evidence, and report writing. I have additional experience with fire patterns, arson, gas vapor, fireplaces, and explosive devices. I have over 15 years expert witness experience with consultation, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Expert 435826 - FL

Expertise Description

I have over 35 years experience in Mechanical Engineering. I have extensive experience in accident investigations and reconstruction, as well as human factors and biomechanics. My expertise includes machine design, consumer products, crash investigation and reconstruction, injury causation auto rollover bicycle / auto car / truck vehicle under rides semi tractor-trailer semi tractor trailer / car highway obstruction highway calming device traffic circle speed bump speed hump locomotive / truck motorcycle / car motorcycle / truck occupant ejection rear impact auto crash restraint systems truck rollover truck / school bus unrestrained occupant interior kinematics biomechanics, component design and failure analysis, medical devices, human factors engineering aircraft fuel system amusement ride, ANSI A92.3, personnel lift, fire and explosion cause and origin, hazardous materials management, emissions, air transport, and chemistry acid.

Expert 353324 - WA

Expertise Description

I have more than 20 years experience in the field of Mechanical Forensic Engineering specializing in operating and maintaining US Navy ships. My expertise includes analytical and investigative work in a broad range of shipboard and industrial mishaps, equipment failures, crane failures, underwater inspections, crane and rigging accidents, diving life support systems re-entry control, vessel flooding, tag-out / lock-out procedures, industrial environmental health and safety surveys, dry-dock engineering, and explosion analysis. I have prior expert witness experience.

Expert 107530 - CA(S)

Expertise Description

I have over 35 years experience in Fire Protection Engineering & Fire Safety Science. My expertise includes development of fire safety engineering methods, fire resistance, fire testing, electric fires, furniture flammability, plastics flammability, fire toxicity, fire corrosivity, ignitability, self-heating and spontaneous combustion, failure analysis, fire science applications to fire and explosion investigation, ignition of fires from electric faults and failures, flame spread, explosions, heat release rate, computer fire modeling, pool fires, smoke production, design and development of fire test apparatuses and instrumentation, computer methods for handling of fire test data, heat transfer, analytical chemistry methods for gas analysis, infrared spectroscopy, full-scale engineering performance testing, performance-based building codes, and products liability. I have more than 15 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Expert 344200 - IN

Expertise Description

I have over 25 years experience in Environmental and Hazardous Waste Management. My expertise includes: hazardous waste regulations; HWC MACT compliance testing programs; PC MACT compliance testing programs; environmental compliance audit; waste recycling patents; permit applications; and calculation of emission estimates and emission rates. I have more than 10 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.