Premises Liability Expert Witness CA 529820

Expertise Description

I have over 20 years consulting experience as an inspector with an emphasis in housing and building inspections, as well as code enforcement. My expertise includes construction code requirements, building maintenance, compliance issues, establishing hazards to personal safety, habitability, dangerous conditions, floor plans designs, schematics, and pictures, abatement work, code interpretation, construction and maintenance practices, building record research, government agencies/private companies policies, civil codes, procedure codes, health and safety codes, federal housing quality standards, warrant of habitability, evictions, reduction in services, standards of care for residential dwellings, rental ordinances regulations, inspections for illegal units, non compliant/legal work, grand fathered-in conditions, and variance issues, assessing housekeeping duties such as hoarding, cleaning, and general unsanitary conditions, testing and identifying issues resulting in mold growth, mold impact on occupants, itemizing abatement methods, evaluating abatement work, mold testing, determining source of dampness, damage due to mold-water intrusion, remediation, and assessing effectiveness of work. I have provided consultations, courtroom testimony, and deposition as a premises liability expert witness for more than two decades.

Flooring Expert 531721 OH

Expertise Description

My career in flooring has spanned over 40 years. I specialize in the inspection of carpet, vinyl, laminate, wood, ceramic and other floorcoverings, as well as corrections and repairs for most carpet problems and concrete moisture testing. I am also knowledgeable in all aspects of carpet cleaning, carpet maintenance, upholstery and fabric cleaning, specialized spot and stain removal, ceramic tile cleaning, wood floor cleaning, all types of resilient floor scrubbing/stripping and sealing/waxing. I have provided deposition, consultations, and courtroom testimony for more than a decade as a flooring expert witness.

Flooring Expert 455927 NC

Expertise Description

With over 35 years experience in flooring, I have an expertise in inspections and consulting, color repair, side match correction, steaming, reburl, pile grafting, micro shearing, full service carpet cleaning, concrete and vapors emissions testing, cleaning, and carpet spot cleaning. I work with a variety of materials: carpet, ceramic tile, hardwood, specialty services, linoleum, rubber, stone, applied coatings, vinyl, and laminate. I have provided numerous clients with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony as a flooring expert witness for more than 15 years.

Occupational Safety and Health Expert 523014 PA

Expertise Description

I have over 25 years experience in Occupational Health & Safety with expertise in slip-resistance, including walking surfaces, floor treatments, and slip-resistance footwear for manufacturers and facility owners, as well as industrial hygiene and tribometry. I am offering my services as an occupational safety and health expert witness.

Carpet & Hard Surface Inspection Expert 415211 TX

Expertise Description

I have over 30 years experience in the field of Carpet and Hard Surface Inspection. My expertise is in carpet cleaning, textiles and flooring, repair and reinstallation, water damage restoration, fire and smoke restoration, odor control technician, hard surface inspector, asbestos removal, and concrete foundations. I have provided consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony for over 20 years as a carpeting expert witness.

Flooring Industry Expert 522314 UT

Expertise Description

I have over 10 years of experience in the flooring industry with expertise as a contractor, inspector, and walkway auditor in hardwood, laminate and resilient flooring, as well as substrates and subfloors. I have additional knowledge in architectural and interior design planning and floor safety. I have spent more than 5 years as a flooring industry expert witness by providing numerous consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

California Accident Reconstruction Expert 520535 CA(S)

Expertise Description

I have more than 45 years experience in the field of engineering and have acted as a consultant/expert witness in slip/trip and fall litigation at locations ranging from Guam to Bermuda. I have also worked as a Project Manager and Principal Investigator of an OSHA-driven one-man-year project to minimize slipping incidents on construction-site steel products. I have also conducted laboratory and field testing of pedestrian surfaces for slip resistance.

Architectural Engineering Expert 439234 VA

Expertise Description

I have over 20 years experience in the fields of Architecture and Civil Engineering. My experience includes preparing architectural and project plans, Fire Protection, mechanical/plumbing, electrical, and structural engineering, ADA Compliance, concept design, building design, life safety and independent technical reviews. I have designed all types of public and private buildings from elementary schools to Army barracks to residential housing. I have conducted existing building condition assessments, post-disaster damage assessments, and expert opinion on a wide variety of code compliance (including ADA), construction, and civil engineering design issues. I have spent over 15 years offering my services as an architectural engineering expert witness.

Tile Flooring Expert 521298 IL

Expertise Description

I have over 40 years experience in flooring with an expertise in Terrazzo, Tile, Seamless/Industrial Flooring, Moisture Mitigation Systems, and Exterior Insulation Finish Systems, including the Specifications, Details, Substrates, Surface Preparation, Applications, Education, Quality oversight, and Complaint Investigation/Resolution. I have also spent more than a decade as a flooring expert witness in Illinois offering such services as consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Walkway Expert 323664 TX

Expertise Description

I have more than 5 years of experience and am nationally recognized in the Walkway Traction Testing industry. I am the author of many articles on the application of national standards for slip and fall prevention. I specialize in testing to prevent walkway injuries, and also assist by utilizing walkway test standards in slip and fall cases for both defense and plaintiff attorneys. I have helped pioneer the walkway auditing industry and am now an instructor. I am an educator and consultant to the manufacturing, restaurant, retail, insurance, and safety industries to further their efforts in the prevention of slip and fall injuries. I have over 5 years of expert witness experience with consultation, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Residential Home Inspector Expert 128601 TX

Expertise Description

I have over 40 years experience as a professional engineer, as well as an electrical inspector and ICC certified residential inspector. My expertise includes: concrete inspections, construction defects and foundation performance; foundation evaluation and repair; water invasion source; extent of hidden water damages; mold etiology; EIFS; structural failure source and repair; builder warranty issues; workmanship; code conformance; damage causation; plumbing; windstorm certification; building fire-contractor defense; and certification of structural integrity / buildback. I have more than 15 years expert witness experience.

Construction Renovations Expert 159616 AZ

Expertise Description

I have over 25 years of experience specializing in development, design, and construction management for a wide variety of construction and renovation projects. My Expertise includes: multi-family residential, construction defects, condominium, structural, mechanical, electrical, plumbing, acoustical, architectural, roof, windows, finish carpentry, flooring, tile, concrete, stone, cost estimation, scheduling, budgets, government approvals, and the state fire marshal. My additional expertise includes: high-rise condominiums, hospitals, hotels, retail, malls, shopping centers, casinos, office buildings, mixed-use buildings, commercial, historic preservation, schools, university buildings, construction management, contract administration, project management, contracts, agreements, fee proposals, liability insurance, construction claims, and zoning. I have more than 20 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

General Contractor Expert 56897 CA(S)

Expertise Description

I have more than 25 years of experience in the construction and home/building inspection fields. My expertise includes: inspections of residences, multi-unit dwellings, and commercial buildings; repairs in single-family homes, commercial spaces, and condominiums; remodeling of warehouses, manufacturing operations, apartment complexes, offices, and private homes; and custom and tract housing. My additional expertise includes: Americans with Disabilities Act (A.D.A.) compliance; blueprint analysis; building-code violations; construction defects; disregard for maintenance; improper installations; mold inspections/testing; non-permit work; product defects; and standards of care. I am familiar with all matters related to contracting: appliance installation, concrete, concrete inspections; door hanging, drainage, drywall, electrical, finish carpentry, flooring, framing, hardware, Heating, Ventilating, and Air Conditioning (H.V.A.C.), insulation, irrigation systems, lighting, painting, plumbing, roofing, siding, solid surface countertops, stucco, tile countertops, windows, and window covering. I have over 5 years expert witness experience.

Interior Design Expert 46367 CA(N)

Expertise Description

I have 40 years experience as an interior design professional and educator, including all fields of interior design and decoration services for private residences, showcase homes, executive offices, judicial offices, law firms, and commercial display areas. My expertise includes: marketing; budgeting / estimating; standards and practices: project management; interior architectural detailing; architectural assessment; construction consultation; space planning; layout; materials; lighting; fixtures; art; and flooring. I have prior expert witness experience.

Property Damage Expert 45663 CA(S)

Expertise Description

I have over 50 years experience as a property damage consultant with determining damage to residential / commercial property both contents and structures resulting from water, mold, bacteria, sewage, fire, smoke, or indoor air quality problems. My services include appraisal, inspection, infrared building inspections (finds hidden moisture/water intrusion), restoration, industry standards, claims analysis and investigation, concrete vapor/moisture emission testing, concrete sulfate issues, concrete inspections, textile cleaning (carpet, upholstery, draperies, and Oriental, American Indian and hand-woven rugs), and flooring forensics and inspections (wood, carpet, ceramic, resilient, and natural stone). I have more than 20 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Flooring Expert 42842 AL

Expertise Description

I have many years of experience as a floor covering expert specializing in hardwoods with expertise in inspections, sales, installation, sanding and finishing, adhesives, as well as water damage restoration and drying. I also have considerable experience with the calcium chloride moisture testing for concrete slabs.

Ceramic Tile Expert 42765 CA(N)

Expertise Description

I have over 30 years experience in tile construction. My expertise includes inspection, installation, and maintenance of commercial to custom residential tile, including ceramic, stone, slate, limestone, glass, and mosaic. I have more than 10 years expert witness experience.

Commercial Flooring Expert 10902 CA(S)

Expertise Description

I have over 35 years experience in the field of Commercial Flooring Issues. My areas of expertise include current and future material degradation and projected replacement costs, installation standards, concrete additives, and moisture vapor, as well as all flooring material including wood, carpet, stone and ceramic, vinyl, etc. I also covers slip, trip and fall causation and have handled many bamboo flooring failures and wood flooring issues. I have prior expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Carpet Expert 8907 CA(N)

Expertise Description

I have more than 30 years experience in the carpet business and floor coverings. My areas of expertise includes: residential and commercial carpet installation; carpet sales to builders and commercial accounts; carpet estimates, plans, and bids; carpet sales management and sales training; as well as various aspects of the carpet business extending to ownership, sales, management, installation, measuring, and bidding.

Flooring Expert 458875 FL

Expertise Description

I have more than 45 years experience in the field of Floor Coverings with expertise in complaint related issues with installation, manufacturing or locally caused issues of all flooring materials. This includes wet area bathroom materials and installation inspections and I am capable of performing pre-installation inspections for job start-ups for all floor coverings. My knowledge includes: installation of carpet, ceramic, resilient, engineered & solid hard wood flooring and moldings, Color Blending, Pile Lifting, Steaming, Back Bending Carpet Tiles, and Shearing. I have over 5 years experience as a floor coverings expert witness with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Construction Inspection Expert 50828 AZ

Expertise Description

I have more than 40 years experience in the field of Construction Forensics with expertise in residential and commercial inspections. I have additional knowledge in all phases and trades of construction, including: Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), site-work, concrete, masonry, framing, waterproofing, insulation, roofing, flashing and sheet metal, door & windows, flooring (all types), lath & plaster, gypsum board (drywall), acoustic treatment, painting, ceramic tile, mechanical, electrical, steel, fencing, and furniture fixtures, and equipment. I have over 20 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Flooring Expert 456113 NJ

Expertise Description

I have more than 25 years experience in the field of Flooring with expertise in Hardwood Flooring (Solid and Engineered), Residential Carpet, Commercial Carpet, Woven and Wool Carpets, Laminate Flooring, Carpet Tile, Ceramic Tile, Vinyl Tile & Sheet Flooring, and Rubber Tile & Sheet Flooring. I have experience with carpet inspection and moisture testing. I have over 5 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Flooring Expert 317006 FL

Expertise Description

I have more than 40 years in the Flooring industry with expertise in construction, concrete placement, water and fire loss restoration, insurance claim quote review, adjustment evaluations, floor coverings product specification, installation, repair, cleaning, maintenance, substrate preparations and evaluation prior to installation of products, and concrete moisture testing. I have additional knowledge in job site inspection. I have over 20 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Flooring Expert 454483 GA

Expertise Description

I have more than 35 years in the field of Flooring, with expertise in carpet inspection, flooring installation for residential and commercial uses. I have over 5 years expert witness experience.

Flooring Expert 453600 TN

Expertise Description

I have more than 25 years experience in the field of Flooring with expertise in procurement, supply, and installation of all floor coverings and connected materials. I have knowledge in carpet, resilient, Ceramic and Porcelain Tile, Natural Stone, Wood Flooring, Laminate, Bamboo, Cork, Epoxy, Athletic Flooring, Adhesives & Setting Materials, Sound Control, Moisture Testing, Vapor Emissions Testing, pH and rH Testing, and Surface Remediation. I have prior expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Flooring Expert 433984 AZ

Expertise Description

I have over 40 years experience in the field of Carpet Inspection. My extensive experience includes laminate floor, hard surfaces, carpet inspection, covering inspections, wood flooring, commercial inspection, wood repair, bamboo and cork, commercial carpet repair, vinyl inspection, carpeting, ceramic tile, color repair, floor care, installation, marble / stone, resilient, substrate and sub-floor, and carpet textiles. I have over 25 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Flooring Expert 403012 FL

Expertise Description

I have more than 25 years experience in the Flooring Industry. My expertise includes floors, commercial and residential applications, surface flooring, including carpet, vinyl, wood, tile, natural stone, laminates, and concrete, installation practices, installation materials, product familiarity, flooring sound insulation, floor coverings, granite, limestone, travertine, crema marfil, floor installations, hard surface materials, cost of repair, building codes, installation scope of work, moisture testing (relative humidity and calcium chloride), forensic diagnosis, sound testing, building envelope issues, and water proofing. I have prior expert witness experience.