Sheet metal expert witnesses may be sought out for numerous types of cases related to construction, as sheet metal is a commonly used material within the construction industry consisting of flattened metal pieces. Sheet metal expert consulting may provide valuable information regarding such areas as construction disputes, civil engineering, roofing, waterproofing, building envelope construction, architecture, and other disciplines of the construction field.
Sheet metal expert witnesses may be called upon to provide an expert opinion on whether the proper means of waterproofing were implemented throughout the construction process, as sheet metal is commonly used the in the construction of roofing and is therefore important in protecting a structure against water leaks and other outside elements. If sheet metal is installed in an incorrect manner, construction defects may lead to problems with water and moisture intrusion, which would be cause for litigation.
Like numerous other cases concerning construction claims, sheet metal expert witnesses may be asked to evaluate the results of a roof inspection as a means of determining the source of sheet metal defects or construction damages. The proper codes and compliance must be enforced regarding the use of sheet metal so as to protect against future weather damage, as well as safety problems for construction workers and occupants of the building.
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