Safety engineering focuses on the safety requirements of products, machinery, and systems. Safety engineering covers a broad area where risk of accidents is a concern. Safety engineers are utilized by many different fields as a way of preventing the occurrence of possible accidents or injuries.
Since safety engineering expert witnesses can have specific areas of focus within the field, such as healthcare industry or construction industry. Safety engineering is especially applicable to the industrial and manufacturing industries due to an increased chance of risks for the employees. Designing buildings, machinery, and equipment for optimal safety against possible fire hazards, chemical spills, toxic exposure, injuries, and biological contamination are all within the expertise of a safety engineer.
Safety engineering also applies to everyday life in regard to products, labels and warnings, residential building design, furniture, automobiles, and more. Lawsuits requiring the expertise of a safety engineering expert witness often question the role of human factors in relation to safety measures and whether such accidents or danger could have been avoided.
ForensisGroup has been in the business for over twenty years of connecting clients with the expert witnesses they need for each unique case. Safety engineering plays a very important part in our daily lives, as well as in the safety of workplace employees, so it is important to select an expert with the specific knowledge that is relevant to your case. Take the time to look through our qualified selection expert witnesses and call us today or submit an expert request form to connect with an expert.