Industrial Hygiene Expert Witness Torrance 537030

Expertise Description

I am an industrial hygiene expert witness with more than 15 years in the field. My areas of expertise include airborne contaminant surveys; chemical substance exposure surveys; environmental and occupational health; food safety; fungal and bacterial growth and exposure assessment; hazard communication training; health hazard exposure survey evaluations; indoor air quality; industrial hygiene monitoring surveys; health and safety training; loss control analysis; property conservation; safety audits and inspection reporting; safety engineering; and ventilation surveys. I have spent over a decade offering deposition and consultations as an industrial hygiene expert witness.

Industrial Hygiene Expert Witness Torrance 536975

Expertise Description

I have worked in the field of industrial hygiene for more than two decades. My areas of expertise include chemical substance exposure surveys; environmental and occupational health; emergency evacuation procedures; facility inspections; fungal and bacterial growth assessments; hazardous conditions evaluations; health hazard study exposure evaluations; health and safety hazard training; indoor air quality studies; light exposure interpretations; microbe identification; occupational safety; OSHA and EPA regulations; safety audits; safety inspection reports; work practice modifications; and ventilation surveys. I spent over 10 years offering deposition, courtroom testimony, and consultations as an industrial hygiene expert witness.

Industrial Hygiene Expert Witness Torrance 536935

Expertise Description

I have worked in the field of industrial hygiene for over 15 years. My areas of expertise include abatement/asbestos projects; air-quality studies; air monitoring surveys; chemical substance employee exposure surveys; environmental hazardous material/waste monitoring; facility inspections; flammability hazards; fungal and bacterial growth assessments; habitability issues; hazardous materials; occupation-related illnesses and injuries; OSHA general industrial safety; safety inspection report development; site safety audits; and site health and safety plans. I have prior experience offering deposition and consultations as an industrial hygiene expert witness.

Fire Protection Expert Witness CA(N) 447542

Expertise Description

I am an experienced accident reconstruction expert witness with a career of over 45 years. My areas of expertise include 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 provided consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony for more than 25 years as an accident reconstruction expert witness.

Furniture Law & Regulation Expert 524673 CA(N)

Expertise Description

I have spent more than 40 years working in the Furniture Industry. My areas of expertise include furniture law & regulations, quality control and compliance. I have prior experience providing consultations and deposition as furniture industry expert witness.

Mechanical Engineering Expert Witness Austin 513497

Expertise Description

I am a mechanical engineering expert witness with more than two decades in the field. I have expertise as a professor teaching and researching such topics as thermal-fluid analysis, fire physics, combustion science, and heat and mass transfer processes in reacting systems. I have researched computational techniques to characterize fire behavior to better fire prevention and fighting, as well as investigated mechanisms to control reacting flows of flames in order to reduce pollution emission. I have offered consultations and deposition for more than 10 years as a mechanical engineering expert witness.

Furniture Industry Expert 460171 FL

Expertise Description

I have over 25 years experience in all areas of the furniture industry including marketing, product design and development, new product launch, catalogs and price lists, costing, domestic and overseas sourcing, private label manufacturing, purchasing, supplier negotiations, sales, customer service, trade shows, and fabric programs. I have visited and/or evaluated over 100 furniture factories and component suppliers located throughout the U.S., Canada, Italy, Spain, Eastern Europe. I have spent over 15 years as a furniture industry expert witness and have provided numerous clients with deposition, consultations, and courtroom testimony.

Forensic Electrical Engineer Expert 523035 CA(N)

Expertise Description

I have over 45 years experience as a Forensic Electrical Engineer. I have an area of focus in Fire Cause and Origin; Power Wiring and Circuits; Grounding; Electrically caused Fires; Power, Alarm and Control Systems; Automotive, Machinery and Appliance Electro-mechanical; Overhead Line Construction and Clearances; Temporary and Emergency Wiring and Generation; Design defects; Circuit breaker panel and appliance fires; Utility lines – surges, tree trimming and clearances; Lightning; GFCI; Building Power Systems; Electrician and Consumer Shocks and Electrocutions. I have provided consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony for numerous clients for more than 25 years as a forensic electrical engineer expert witness.

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 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 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.

Textile Manufacturing Expert 512821 GA

Expertise Description

I have more than 35 years in Textiles. My fields of expertise include: modeling and optimization of textile manufacturing processes; appraisal of new manufacturing technologies and their products; development of new test methods for the evaluation of raw materials and end products; and the application of design experiments and analysis of variance techniques for process enhancement. I also focus on product development and evaluation of engineered fibrous products for unconventional end uses involving healthcare, construction, automotive, and filtration and other industrial applications. As a teacher, I have taught theory and lab courses on yarn formation, weaving, knitting, nonwovens, physical testing, and quality control. I have over 10 years of expert witness experience with consultation, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Combustion Expert 506912 TX

Expertise Description

I have more than 35 years of experience as a Mechanical Engineer with expertise in combustion, internal combustion engines, fuels, emissions, engine control systems, emissions control systems, and automotive engineering. I obtained my Bachelor's degree in Mechanical Engineering followed by three graduate degrees culminating in a PhD with a specialization in combustion. I joined as faculty of a Department of Mechanical Engineering where I established their combustion and engines research program. I have been involved in research in the area of combustion, engines, emissions, and alternative fuels for over 35 years. My research includes both experimental work and numerical modeling of both fundamental combustion processes and combustion within engines. My present research is focused primarily on the spark ignition process, modeling heavy-duty Diesel engines, and methods for improving fuel consumption for both light-duty and heavy-duty vehicles. I have over 20 years of expert witness experience with consultation, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Chemistry Industry Hygiene 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.

Human Factors And Ergonomics Expert 134991 NY

Expertise Description

I have over 40 years experience in Human Factors and Ergonomics. My expertise includes physics and human factors psychology to: vehicle accidents, Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), industrial and construction accidents, perception and vision, warnings and instruction labels, product and equipment errors, medical equipment errors, skip and fall, ergonomics and workplace layout, physics and optics. I have conducted R&D in instructional system development, perception, vehicle driving, human-computer interaction, equipment design and evaluation, and physiological processes. My research includes an evaluation of a system to prevent drunk driving, an investigation of factors contributing to decreased alertness during driving, quality engineering, studies of camouflage, and programs requiring the design of operator interfaces. I develop manuals and multimedia training programs for industrial operations, health and safety, and maintenance for light to heavy industry. I have more than 30 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Certified Industrial Hygienist Expert 55476 AZ

Expertise Description

I have over 30 years experience as a Certified Industrial Hygienist concentrating on indoor air quality, sick building syndrome, microbial investigations, and exposure to wildfire smoke in the workplace, the home, and healthcare facilities. My experience encompasses investigations of multi-unit residential buildings; hotels, office towers; government offices; laboratories; day care centers; free-standing residences; research hospitals; and nursing homes. I specialize in microbial investigations; mold and fungi; allergens; and nosocomial infections. I have more than 15 years expert witness experience.

Fire Expert 55533 CA(N)

Expertise Description

I have over 30 years experience as an Aeronautical / Mechanical Engineer specializing in fire physics, thermodynamics, combustion, and heat / mass transfer. My expertise includes: micro-gravity combustion; micro-combustion power generation; meso- and micro-scale combustion; self-heating, pyrolysis, and self-ignition of combustible materials; liquid fuel pool burning; smoldering and transition to flaming; ignition / fire propagation in solid and liquid fuels; wild-land fire propagation; and wild-land fire spotting through burning particles and embers. I have additional experience in explosions and accidental fires in vehicles, aircraft, commercial fires, wild land fire, residential / commercial buildings, and petro-chemical plants. I have more than 25 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Industrial Hygiene Assessment Expert 8782 CA(S)

Expertise Description

I have over 30 years experience in industrial hygiene and environmental assessment issues. My expertise includes identifying, evaluating and controlling hazardous conditions in varied industrial and non-industrial environments. I also have experience in providing technical direction during projects involving industrial hygiene (indoor air quality, noise and noise control), safety engineering (hazardous material handling/storage, personal protective equipment), hazard assessment (asbestos, petroleum hydrocarbons, lead, etc., gas testing, waste management/analysis), environmental accident investigation and prevention; and health and safety training. I have more than 15 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Fire Protection And Safety 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.

Textiles And Fabrics Expert 321757 GA

Expertise Description

I have over 40 years experience in textiles engineering technology. My expertise includes fabric flammability, quality assurance, fiber engineering, fire performance of fabrics and other materials used for wearing apparel and interior furnishings. My additional expertise includes flammability standards, fabric care, useful life of textiles, testing on textiles and dyestuffs, conventional and new texturing technology processes, and development of inter-laboratory studies. I have more than 30 years of expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Fire Protection Engineering Expert 55213 CA(N)

Expertise Description

I have over 40 years experience in fire protection engineering, specializing in combustion science, fire modeling, fire protection engineering, fire research, heat transfer, optical properties of surfaces, and thermal physics. My experience includes matters pertaining to combustion and explosions; thermal radiation; foam, gas phase, and powder fire extinguishers; smoke detectors; private and commercial aircraft fires, vehicle fires and watercraft fires; residential building fires; commercial building fires; industrial building fires; rural, suburban, and urban fire hazards; and fire performance and spread in electrical cable arrays. I have more than 35 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.