Fire Suppression Costs Expert Witness CA 523542

Expertise Description

I have over 45 years experience in Fire Protection and Finance, with expertise in firefighting, wildland fire cost auditing, wildland fire cost share agreements, and wildland fire site management/coordination. I have provided consultations and deposition for numerous clients as a fire suppression cost expert witness.

Fire Investigation Expert Witness CA NV 500585

Expertise Description

I have spent over 35 years working in the field of fire investigations. My areas of focus include fire cause and origin investigations, fire cause analysis, determining contributory factors, building code compliance, hazardous materials, fire sprinkler systems, fire prevention, munitions handling, storage, de-mill operations, on-site utilities including high voltage (4180V to 16,000V), on-site railroad operations, steam plant operations, vehicle use, maintenance and repair, on-site water systems including a dam and reservoir, on-site construction, maintenance and repair, and on-site fire department and security forces. I have provided consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony for more than 20 years as a fire investigations expert witness.

Fire Science Engineering Expert Witness CA 529960

Expertise Description

I have over 50 years of consulting experience in engineering with an emphasis in fire science. My areas of focus include fire dynamics, fire performance of materials, systems and selected problem areas relating to polymers, paper and wood, performance of complex systems such as buildings and their environments, rail transportation vehicles, combustible furnishings and components, causes and the growth and spread of fires, performance of materials and sub-systems and systems as part of such projects, and fire related codes and standards. I have provided deposition, consultations, and courtroom testimony for more than 30 years as a fire science engineering expert witness.

Fire Protection Expert 447542 CA(N)

Expertise Description

I have over 45 years experience in Accident Reconstruction with expertise in Fires & Explosions; Investigation of fire protection systems design (sprinklers, standpipes, pumps, fire alarms, foam, halon, dry chemical & others); Fire protection equipment failures; Fires-cause and spread; Propane & natural gas fires & explosions; Furnace and water heater fires; Construction defects; Expert testimony; Computer simulations of fire spread; Analysis of fire hazards and burning characteristics of various materials; and Building and fire code analysis. I have over 25 years expert witness experience with consultations, depositions, and courtroom testimony.

Architecture Expert 525017 KY

Expertise Description

I have over 35 years of experience as an architect in creatively applying code requirements, developing and writing building code provisions and accessibility standards (at national, state and local levels), and creatively providing equivalent alternatives to strict code interpretations before numerous boards of appeal. I have additional expertise in the regulatory development of building codes and standards and applying them to not only new construction, but to alterations in existing buildings and restoration of historic buildings. I have provided consultations, depositions, and courtroom testimony for over 30 years as an architecture expert witness.

Fire Safety/Pyrotechnics Expert 531309 CA(N)

Expertise Description

I have spent over 30 years working with fire & arson investigation. My expertise is in fire cause and origin, personal injury accidents, and damage analysis. I also have over 25 years experience in fireworks safety, firework marketing and design, operations, accident mitigation and local, state and federal laws relating to fireworks. I have over provided consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony for more than 15 years as a fire safety expert witness.

Fire Protection Engineer Expert 508602 AL

Expertise Description

As a fire protection engineer, I have worked as a lead design engineer for fire protection systems in all types of buildings for over 20 years. My experience in the corrosion field began in 1994 when I served as a forensic investigator for the Department of Defense in the evaluation of metallic component failures. My experience also includes expert witness support, project management, performance based design, code consulting, fire failure analysis, hazard analysis, and complete design of fire protection systems. I have worked as the founder and president of a fire protection engineering company. I have also been an instructor of fire protection engineering at a college extension program and have been a community college professor. I am a prolific public speaker and have been invited to numerous national conventions to provide insights into fire protection engineering. I have provided clients with consultations and deposition for more than 15 years as a fire protection engineering expert witness.

Fire Investigation Expert 529060 AL

Expertise Description

I have over 20 years of experience investigating the origin and cause of fires. I conduct origin and cause determinations, case reviews, consulting and expert witness testimony. I have extensive experience in large commercial fire and explosion losses, residential explosions and fires, serial arsonists and complex arson for profit schemes. My experience is both from the public sector (federal) and the private sector. I have prior experience offering my services as a fire investigation expert witness with consultations and courtroom testimony.

Fire Protection Expert 523541

Expertise Description

I have over 45 years' experience in fire protection and finance, with expertise in firefighting, wildland fire cost auditing, wildland fire cost-share agreements, and wildland fire site management/coordination. I have spent more than 10 years providing consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony as a fire protection expert witness.

Fire Protection Expert 508247 TX

Expertise Description

With more than 40 years' experience in Fire Protection, I have an expertise in fire protection systems, design, installation, and servicing; code analysis; fire alarms and sprinklers; special hazards and suppression systems. I have spent over 10 years providing numerous clients with deposition, consultations, and courtroom testimony as a fire protection expert witness.

Fire Cause & Origin Expert 529095 NV

Expertise Description

I have spent more than a decade working in the field of fire Investigation. My areas of expertise include wildland fires, fire cause and origin, explosion investigator, and Haz-Mat technician. I have provided consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony as a fire investigation expert witness for over 10 years.

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.

Fire Cause & Origin Expert 391490 CA(N)

Expertise Description

With over a decade of experience in fire cause & origin investigations, I have an expertise in the evaluation of appliances for ignition and fire spread capability, fire initiation and growth studies, fire and computational fluid dynamic modeling, and evaluation of active and passive fire protection and fire suppression systems. I am experienced in material, ignition, and combustion studies as well as light and heavy rail car material fire performance and evaluation of passive fire protection systems for steel structures. I have provided consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony for more than 10 years as a fire cause and origin investigations expert witness.

Master Plumber Expert 522202 NY

Expertise Description

With more than 35 years experience in Plumbing & Fire Suppression, my expertise is in residential, commercial, and industrial plumbing, heating, and sprinkler systems. I have additional knowledge in fuel gas codes, backflow rules, DOB filing procedures and DAR filings. I am offering my services as a master plumber expert witness.

Mechanical Engineer HVAC Design & Construction San Diego Expert 508379 CA(S)

Expertise Description

I have over 30 years of experience in design and construction of mechanical systems for institutional, government, commercial and residential buildings. My expertise includes designing and managing plumbing, piping and mechanical construction projects, construction observation for compliance to documents and final acceptance testing. I have additional expertise in the design and forensic analysis of HVAC, plumbing, fire protection and energy management systems. I also perform site inspections, testing, research, product analysis, cost estimating; and am responsible for writing reports and testifying in depositions, hearings and trials.

Emergency Medical Services Expert 522537 NY

Expertise Description

I have over 15 years experience in all facets of emergency medical services (EMS), public safety, and emergency management. I have a focus in higher education, emergency medical service management, emergency management and preparedness healthcare safety, and public safety. I have additional knowledge in disaster management and preparedness, risk evaluations and hazard assessments, and EMS Training and Education. I have prior experience as a medical emergency services (EMS) expert witness and have provided clients with consultations and deposition.

Fire Protection 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.

Fire Investigation Expert 520979 OH

Expertise Description

I have been working for over 30 years in the Fire Service as a Firefighter and Fire Cause & Origin Investigator. My Expertise is in liquid propane and compressed gas fire and explosion investigations, natural gas, and liquid propane fire and explosion incidents, and structural fire analysis, as well as fire detection, protection, and suppression systems for residential and commercial building and construction systems. I have also provided courtroom testimony, consultations, and deposition for more than 20 years as an expert witness in Ohio.

Propane Tanks Explosions 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.

Fire Protection 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.

Fire Investigation Expert 517909 AL

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.

Fire Investigation 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.

Fire Cause and Origin Expert 520033 NY

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.

Firefighter 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.

Fire and Explosion Expert 520085 WA

Expertise Description

My career as a Senior Forensic Mechanical Engineer and Fire and Explosion Investigator has spanned over 30 years, specializing in forensic analysis involving HVAC and plumbing systems, including installation errors, manufacturing defects, and construction defects. I have additional expertise in failure analysis for refrigeration systems, machinery and conveyors, maritime property damage and injury incidents, fuel and gas piping, plumbing and fire sprinkler systems, hydraulic systems, and vehicle components, related to property damage, personal injury, and fatality events. I have prior experience as a Fire and Explosion Expert Witness in Washington and have provided clients with consultations and deposition.

Firefighting Expert 520179 AZ

Expertise Description

With more than 30 years experience in the field of Firefighting, my career has been focused on all aspects of firefighting in relation to emergency incidents, conferring on mitigating circumstances surrounding events by departments providing emergency care, consulting in fire apparatus design, fire suppression equipment, and consulting in the field of fire protection equipment for mobile firefighting equipment and land based firefighting in buildings, commercial and industrial, and specialized fire suppression equipment for hazardous materials. I have additional experience in advanced driver training for fire apparatus, and police, governmental agencies, as well as businesses and families. I am offering my services as a firefighting expert witness in Arizona.

Fire Cause and Origin Expert 520289 OK

Expertise Description

With over 20 years experience in fire service, my career has specialized in Fire Origin & Cause, Incendiarism, Liability, Subrogation and Product Liability and Vehicles. I am also skilled with conducting explosion investigations. I have prior experience working as a fire investigation expert witness in Oklahoma. I have offered such services as deposition, consultations, and courtroom testimony for numerous clients.

Fire Investigation 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.

Fire Investigation Expert 507098 CA(N)

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.

Fire Explosion Investigation 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.

HVAC Expert 457056 FL

Expertise Description

With more than 55 years experience in the state of Florida working in the field of Mechanical Engineering, I have specialized in HVAC, plumbing, and building envelope integrity. I have additional knowledge in fire protection and electrical engineering for buildings. For over 30 years, I have offered my services as a mechanical engineering and HVAC expert witness in Florida by providing consultations for various clients, as well as deposition and courtroom testimony.

Fire and Explosion 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.

HVAC Fire Protection Expert 511375 CA(S)

Expertise Description

My background in design and construction administration has lasted for more than 30 years with expertise in mechanical, plumbing, fire protection and energy management systems for commercial, institutional and residential facilities. I have additional knowledge in design and forensic analysis of HVAC, plumbing, fire protection and energy management systems. I have been recruited for previous expert witness work.

Fire Protection Expert 451724 AL

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.

Petroleum Engineering Expert 59093 TX

Expertise Description

I have more than 30 years of experience in the field as a Petroleum Engineer, I have also earned certifications as Fire and Explosion Investigator and as a Fire Investigator Instructor. I am an experienced drilling (land, offshore and deepwater), production and completion engineer specializing in, among other areas well and blowout control, drilling planning and operations, site supervision, rig and site safety, drilling rigs, drilling optimization and drilling problems, production impairment/restoration, and fracturing. Most of my research and development efforts are in the field of drilling and related problems. I have developed the vertical intervention concept from a floater, offset kill concept from a barge and design concepts for shallow gas diverters. Also, I have done research in the area of differential pressure pipe sticking. I have over 30 years of expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

HVAC Expert 509313 AL

Expertise Description

I have over 30 years of experience as an Industrial Facilities Mechanical Engineer and 10 years as a Forensic Engineer. I am a professional engineer and licensed boiler operator. My areas of expertise include industrial facilities; clean rooms; boilers; chillers; cooling towers; HVAC; energy management; dematerialized water systems; and mechanical exhaust systems for dust, fumes, and radiation. I have over 10 years of expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

MEP Engineering Expert 508532 NY

Expertise Description

I have more than 25 years in Mechanical, Electrical, Plumbing (MEP) forensics and design with experience in HVAC and fire suppression/protection systems. My expertise includes forensic investigations, building system performance issues, property loss consulting, engineering design, and building code expertise. I have over 10 years of expert witness experience with consultation and testimony.

Fire Protection Expert 504791 PA

Expertise Description

I have more than 10 years experience in the field of Mechanical Engineering with expertise in Fire Protection. I progressive engineering experience that includes elements of engineering management, fire protection engineering, mechanical engineering, code enforcement, and code consulting in the public, private, military and international sectors. I have performed special inspections related to fire sprinkler systems, fire standpipe systems, fireproofing, firestopping, fire resistant rated construction, HVAC systems, chimney/flue systems, energy conservation code related requirements, and final inspections.

Fire Investigation Expert 348633 CA(N)

Expertise Description

I have more than 30 years experience in Fire Service and Fire Investigation with a focus in fire behavior, fire suppression, and elementary recognition of fire cause and origin. I am experienced in investigating various types of fires ranging from structure type to grass and brush, as well as accidental to incendiary. I have offered courtroom testimony, deposition, and consultations for over 5 years as a fire investigation expert witness.

Failure Analysis Expert 455522 DC

Expertise Description

I have more than 20 years experience in the field of Forensic Engineering with expertise in failure analysis of tanks, fire protection, plumbing, HVAC, and pumps. I have additional experience with HVAC & plumbing systems, pumping systems, appliances, construction sites, fire protection systems, flooding, fuel oil tanks, lightning strikes. I have over 20 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.