Geriatrics/Palliative Medicine Expert NY 534898

Expertise Description

I have over 15 years experience in Geriatric Medicine with expertise in Palliative Medicine, pressure ulcer prevention and management, gait and balance disorders, palliative and end of life care, urinary incontinence, polypharmacy, End stage renal disease and cardio respiratory ailments. I have additional knowledge in but not limited to psychological, social, and medicolegal issues in nursing home setting like management of neurocognitive disorders with or without psychological disturbances.

Human Factors Expert 447539 CA(S)

Expertise Description

I have over 25 years experience in human factors with expertise in child accidents; warnings; drownings; pedestrian accidents; child supervision; defective products; trips & falls; human factors; readability issues; seniors; undue influence; left turn accidents; school accidents; and day cares. I have spent more than 25 years providing clients with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony as a human factors expert witness.

Home Health Nurse Expert 169373 CA(N)

Expertise Description

For more than 35 years, I have worked in the long-term care field which includes non-medical facilities such as residential care, assisted living, home care and day care programs. I have been an advocate for improving community care for residents/clients/consumers, as well as care homes/facilities since 1985. Since 1990, I have been teaching, writing/publishing standards for the non-medical care and medical care industry. I have consulted as an expert on cases in over a dozen states. I am familiar with both state and federal laws and standards. Over the years, I have authored more than 26 books on care facility standards. For several years, through American College of Community Care Educations, I was in charge of publishing the laws and state policies for homes for the elderly and developmentally disabled and day care programs. I have spent over 25 years offering deposition, consultations, and expert testimony as a long-term care expert witness.

Climbing Gym Anaheim Expert 529068 CA(S)

Expertise Description

I have over 10 years of climbing gym experience with expertise in safety, risk management, belaying, how to fall, how to catch a fall, how to put on a harness, how all equipment in the gym works, and the basic rules and etiquette of climbing gyms for both adults and children. I am offering my services as a climbing gym expert witness.

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.

Long-Term Care Expert 169373 AL

Expertise Description

For more than 35 years, I have worked in the long-term care field which includes non-medical facilities such as Residential Care, Assisted Living, Home Care and Day Care Programs. I have been an advocate for improving community care for residents/clients/consumers, as well as care homes/facilities since 1985. Since 1990, I have been teaching, writing/publishing standards for the non-medical care and medical care industry.
I have consulted as an expert on cases in over a dozen states. I am familiar with both state and federal laws and standards. Over the years, I have authored more than 26 books on care facility standards. For several years, through American College of Community Care Educations, I was in charge of publishing the laws and state policies for homes for the elderly and developmentally disabled and day care programs. I have spent over 25 years offering deposition, consultations, and expert testimony as a long-term care expert witness.

Accident Reconstruction Expert 528800 CT

Expertise Description

I have experience in the field of accident reconstruction with expertise in investigation, testing and analysis of approximately one hundred motor vehicle, machinery, product liability and fall-down accidents; animation/simulation software; product design experience; and mechanical engineering. I have prior experience offering my services as an accident reconstruction expert witness.

Golf Litigation Expert 523189 CA(S)

Expertise Description

I have over 20 years experience in Golf Litigation. I have an expertise in risk management, golf car accidents, driving range accidents, errant golf shots, golf course design, golf range design, instruction, and slip and fall issues, and golf course design. I have provided consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony for over a decade as a golf litigation expert witness.

Accident Reconstruction Expert 435810 WA

Expertise Description

I have worked with accident reconstruction for over 25 years. My areas of expertise include occupant kinematic response, speed determination, time-distance analysis,impact location, motor vehicle/pedestrian interactions, commercial vehicle incidents, low-speed collision analysis, motorcycle and bicycle analysis, occupant position determination, seat belt usage analysis, 3D laser scanning, photogrammetry, survey mapping, premises liability issues related to building code conformity, walkway slip resistance, ramp slopes, vertical offsets, sidewalk shape, visibility and other slip/trip and fall issues. I have provided numerous clients with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony for more than 20 years as an accident reconstruction expert witness.

Structural Engineer Expert 522008 MI

Expertise Description

As a structural engineer with more than 35 years of experience, I have a focus in property casualty damage issues including: structural failures and defects, water intrusions, roof distresses, origin and cause of fires, mechanical failures, electrical failures, and trip and fall conditions. I have also spent over 10 years as a structural engineer expert witness.

Construction Defect Analysis Expert 521880 OR

Expertise Description

As a construction defect analysis expert witness, I have over 35 years experience in Construction with analysis due to code violations or natural defects, tactile and physical testing for structural, stairway, walkway, roadway, illumination, drainage, leakage, and catastrophic damage to structures due to fire, soil, drainage, water, and sewer leaks. I have additional knowledge in trip and falls and missteps, handrail/baluster/balustrade size and strength, parking lot and roadway illumination levels. I have continuing education in computer aided design, land development, dam safety and land planning, stormwater master planning, and septic system design. I have spent over 30 years as a construction defect analysis expert witness and have provided numerous clients with deposition, consultations, and courtroom testimony.

Theater & Entertainment Safety Anaheim Expert 520334 CA(S)

Expertise Description

I have over 35 years experience in Theater & Entertainment Safety with a focus in theater, lighting, scenery, production, stage management, stage technician safety, amusement parks, cruise ships, education, concerts, special events, hotels, and casinos. I have prior experience offering my services as a theater safety 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.

Road Construction Expert 500037 AL

Expertise Description

I have more than 30 years of experience in Asphalt Paving and Road Construction. My experience includes general engineering, road-building, and standard practices of asphalt paving methods. I have worked as an Estimator, Chief Estimator, Project Superintendent, General Superintendent, General Manager/Vice President of a large paving contractor performing asphalt paving construction and road maintenance in Southern California. I have been involved with private, residential, commercial, and public works construction. I served on the Board of Directors of multiple associations within the industry. Over the last 10 years, I have worked as a consultant and expert witness in over 40 legal cases involving trip and falls, construction defects, standard of care, motorcycle accidents, and wrongful death. I have experience with depositions and courtroom testimony.

Forensic Engineering Expert 19583 NV

Expertise Description

I have more than 35 years of experience in the field of Forensic Engineering and Consulting with expertise in providing accident reconstructions and analyses of mechanics of the accident occurrence, associated Impact Biomechanics, Mechanisms of Injury, and Kinematics. I have determined relationships of associated claimed injuries to accident mechanics and have evaluated numerous Human Factors issues including warnings, lighting, perception-reaction processes, Impending lmpact Zone, and product designs. I have over 20 years of expert witness experience with consultation, 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.

Occupational Safety Expert 322508 NJ

Expertise Description

I have more than 15 years experience in occupational safety. My expertise includes: scaffolds and ladders; occupational law; cranes and rigging; fork lifts; machine guarding; trenching and excavation; construction safety; safety compliance; employee safety; program assessment; OSHA & ANSI; NYS labor laws; and NYS building codes. I have additional expertise in fall protection, compliance assessments, risk management audits, and process evaluations. I have over 10 years expert witness experience.

Accident Prevention Expert 48585 CA(S)

Expertise Description

I have more than 35 years experience as a safety and accident prevention expert. I am experienced in: occupational health and safety; security; emergency preparedness and response; loss control; and risk assessment/risk reduction recommendations. My areas include: supermarket/retail industry; trip, slip, and fall (inside and outside parking lot-weather related); industrial safety; Cal-OSHA regulations; forklifts; machine guarding; chemical exposure; and general safety issues. I have over 20 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

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.

Ada Building Codes Expert 413650 CA(S)

Expertise Description

I have over 20 years experience in Accessibility Compliance and Building Code. My extensive experience includes architecture, Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) consulting, accessibility compliance matters, building code administration, code development and enforcement, personal injury accidents, slips and falls, field of design and construction, forensic architectural issues, construction defects, ADA claims, federal accessibility requirements for publicly-funded housing, and accidents related to non-compliant design and construction. I have more than 10 years expert witness experience, with consultation, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Hospice Nursing Expert 368484 CA(S)

Expertise Description

I have over 10 years of experience as a Certified Legal Nurse Consultant (CLNC). My experience includes management and clinical nursing in the long-term skilled care and hospice industry. I have consulted in the medical/surgical field, alternative living facilities, and private home settings. My expertise includes standard of care and regulations in skilled nursing facilities, Elderly Care, Elder/Abuse and Neglect, spinal cord injury, falls/restraint use, fall risk, psychotropic drug therapy, nutritionally at-risk patients, and knowledge of minimum data sets (MDS). I have extensive clinical familiarity with intravenous medications, routine medications, wound treatments, other patient emergencies, and various medical policies and procedures. I have prior expert witness experience.