Accident Reconstruction Expert 531749 AZ

Expertise Description

I am an experienced accident reconstruction expert witness with more than 40 years in the field. My areas of focus include accident reconstruction: commercial (18 wheeler), private vehicle accident reconstruction, and aerospace; bicycle-pedestrian accident reconstruction; product liability; forklift accident reconstruction; accident site measurement; metal fatigue analysis; biomechanical analysis; machine tool analysis; aircraft structural analysis and design; and OSHA compliance. I have provided numerous clients with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony for over two decades as an accident reconstruction expert witness.

Heavy Truck/Equipment Expert Witness NJ 531817

Expertise Description

My expertise is in truck and equipment inspecting. My career of over 35 years has specialized in performance and functionality videos, oil and fluid sample lab analysis, undercarriage measurements, ECM downloads, oil blow by tests, bilingual reports, custom tailored reports, and heavy truck and heavy equipment specific inspection. I have spent more than a decade providing consultations and deposition as a truck and equipment inspection expert witness.

Fire Cause/Origin Investigations Expert 531446 MN

Expertise Description

I have over 10 years experience working in fire cause and origin investigations. I have a focus in scene examination; determining area of origin and ignition sequence; interpretation of fire damage and fire patterns; fire debris removal and analysis; area of origin reconstruction; the impact on fire ignition and growth; arc mapping analysis; documenting the scene; evidence recognition, preservation, collection, preservation, and chain of custody; marine vessels; wild lands; oil wells; semi-trucks; fatality fires; grain elevators; agricultural machinery; and both commercial and residential buildings. I have provided consultations, courtroom testimony, and deposition for more than a decade as a fire cause and origin investigations expert witness.

Automotive Care Expert 524062 NY

Expertise Description

I have over 40 years' experience in automotive care with an emphasis in automotive and truck maintenance. My expertise includes engine repair, engine performance, electronics and electrical, heating and air conditioning, brakes, and steering and suspension. I have taught courses in NYS inspection, parts and service management, and introduction to automotive technology. I have experience offering my services as an automotive care expert witness.

Transportation Safety Expert 530843 NM

Expertise Description

I have over 40 years experience in transportation safety with expertise in motor carrier safety, logistics, hazardous materials, transportation, and machine transport. I also have experience in Nuclear, Biological and Chemical (NBC) Safety: calculating downwind effects, identifying and mitigating NBC incidents, maintaining the NBC equipment used to identify and protect personnel against potential hazards and train personnel. I have spent more than 5 years providing consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony as a transportation safety expert witness.

Trucking Safety Standards Expert 455494 GA

Expertise Description

I have over 20 years of consulting experience in fleet management with an emphasis in public and private fleets. My expertise includes innovative solution architecture, environmental sustainability initiatives, continuous process improvement, and maximizing cost in strategic outsourcing. I have an additional focus in productivity, purchasing, and contract negotiations. I have spent more than 35 years as a trucking safety standards expert witness by providing clients with consultations, courtroom testimony, and deposition.

Towing & Recovery Expert 462386 CA(S)

Expertise Description

I have over 50 years experience in the towing industry. My background includes working with law enforcement towing & recovery services with an emphasis on civilian and military off-road operations and standard of care responsibilities demanded of the towing and recovery industries, as well as tow truck companies and personnel servicing the law enforcement community. I have additional experience in preparing Navy SEALs for off-road vehicle operations in hostile environments and am familiar with HMMWV’s, RG-31, RG-33 MRAP trucks, Quads, and side-by-side LTATV’s. I have additional training cadre at various locations with instruction for MOUT, ULT, Tier-1, and four-wheel drive Quads. I have provided consultations and deposition for more than 15 years as a towing industry expert witness.

Freight Transportation Expert 528877 PA

Expertise Description

I have over 40 years of consulting experience in freight transportation with an emphasis in intermodal applications. I have a focus in surface freight transportation markets (rail, marine, highway carriers, ports, and shippers), operations, economics, industrial developers; leasing companies, industry associations, government agencies, and technologies. I have provided deposition, courtroom testimony, and consultations for numerous clients as a freight transportation expert witness for more than 15 years.

Accident Investigation Expert 523272 RI

Expertise Description

I have over 25 years experience in crash Investigation and law enforcement. I have an expertise in motorcycle crashes, pedestrian collisions, heavy truck (CMV), and emergency vehicle crashes. I provided numerous clients with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony as an accident investigation expert witness.

Heavy Vehicle Specialist Expert Witness AZ 523159

Expertise Description

I am a Heavy Vehicle Specialist with over 40 years of experience. I have an expertise in Oil Field Heavy Trucking, Propane and Hazardous Materials Driving, Accident Investigating, Loading and Unloading Hazardous Liquids and Flatbed Loads, and Trucking Industry Safety Standards. I have prior experience offering my services as a heavy vehicle specialist expert witness.

Heavy Equipment Sales Expert 526797 FL

Expertise Description

I have over 20 years experience in the sale/leasing of heavy equipment with a focus in operation and sales consulting, vocational trucks, utility equipment, construction equipment, safety leadership, and large project management. I am offering my services as a heavy equipment sales expert witness.

Automotive Engineering Expert 522065 UT

Expertise Description

With over 5 years experience as an engineer, I have a focus in designing aerial lift trucks, automated refuse trucks, liftgates, hydraulically operated equipment, and heavy equipment simulator rooms. I have additional expertise in product liability, the hazardous material tanker trailer industry, Outdoor Fireworks Display Operations, and the setup and operation of bearing testing processes and laboratory equipment. I have prior experience as a mechanical engineering expert witness.

Automotive Repair Industry Expert 517924 AL

Expertise Description

I have worked for over 15 years in the Automotive Repair Industry. My expertise lies in working with factory engineering representatives on problem vehicles, all aspects of service and repair on all automotive systems, Automotive Dealership Operations, diagnosing and repairing problem vehicles, and the maintenance and repair of new and customer owned vehicles.

Transit Industry Expert 523676 NJ

Expertise Description

With more than 45 years experience in the Transit Industry, I have an expertise in the operation, maintenance, and repair of public and private sector fleets – trucking equipment (yellow iron) and automotive (light and heavy duty); implementing sustainable, cost-saving management strategies for vehicle fleets & the Construction Industry in the design build of their facilities & alternate fuel upgrades. I have spent over 25 years providing courtroom testimony, consultations, and deposition as a transit industry expert witness.

Motor Vehicle Accident Expert 174416 NC

Expertise Description

With over 35 years of experience as a product development engineer, as well as working with forensic engineering, my expertise has been focused on motor vehicle crash reconstruction and extensive investigation in motor vehicle crash reconstruction of cars, light trucks, commercial heavy trucks, motorcycles, all-terrain vehicles (ATVs) and recreational off-highway vehicles (ROVs). I have additional knowledge, training and experience in analyzing complex vehicle crashes while incorporating state-of-the-art computer video simulation software technology (CAD drawings) to demonstrate and animate how a motor vehicle crash takes place, and imaging and analyzing the crash data reports stored in a vehicle’s event data recorder (EDR) and airbag control module (ACM). I have also spent over a decade providing consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony as a Motor Vehicle Accident Expert witness in North Carolina.

Trucking Expert 515403 CA(S)

Expertise Description

For over 35 years, I have worked in the field of trucking with extensive experience in the industry from the operations side, legal, regulatory, and legislative. I have additional experience in monitoring all relevant state and federal legislation and regulatory actions with potential impact on members. I also have experience with developing and writing association responses, working with the Executive Directors and Executive Committees, and testifying on behalf of associations before state and federal legislative and/or regulatory bodies. I have provided my services as a trucking expert witness in Southern California.

Car Rental Expert 519464 NJ

Expertise Description

As a car rental expert witness with more than 35 years in the industry, my expertise has been focused on the standards of the car rental industry in regards to: vehicle maintenance; requirements of maintaining a fleet of rental vehicles; rental car staffs that included car wash attendants, drivers, customer service representatives, assistant managers, and salespeople; employee hiring, training, and supervision; as well as accounting practices and security measures. I have additional knowledge in unauthorized drivers, keys left unprotected, undercarriage damage inspection and industry standards for car preparation, validity of foreign driver’s licenses, and standard for safety in trucks with cabs over engines. I have been providing services as a car rental witness for over 5 years.

Heavy Equipment Engineering Expert 518054 UT

Expertise Description

I have more than 10 years of experience in Mechanical Engineering. I also have experience as a Professional Engineer, as well as a design engineering for cargo tanks, and have worked as a forklift operator trainer. I have designed and analyzed numerous products including end dump trailers, side dump trailers, pneumatic trailers, tarping systems, insulated aerial lifts, automated refuse trucks, refuse truck safety systems, material handling equipment, patient moving systems, bike racks and numerous custom testing devices. Some of the testing I have performed includes: cycle testing, strength testing, deflection testing, function testing, and different types of destructive and non-destructive testing to acquire the necessary data. I am familiar with patent prosecution and patent litigation and have written multiple provisional patent applications, and specifications for utility patents. I have also created line drawings for multiple patent applications. I have also been involved in patent litigation and performed multiple invalidity and infringement analyses. I have over 5 years of expert witness experience with consultations and deposition.

Trucking Expert 513101 BC

Expertise Description

I have over 35 years of professional experience working in the trucking and transportation industry in Canada. This experience includes senior management positions with a trucking safety association, a large trucking company with both intra-provincial and international operations, the provincial government, and a provincial trucking industry association. Areas of expertise include transportation regulation, policy, safety, logistics, human resources, training, and operations. I have represented the trucking industry on many task forces, working groups, committee’s and advisory bodies. I have spoken on industry issues and have written articles on topics of interest to the trucking industry.

Internal Combustion Engines Expert 505631 AL

Expertise Description

I am a mechanical engineer, with over 40 years of experience in the field of internal combustion engines, specializing in diesel and natural gas engines and related technologies. I started my career in 1973 with a company where I gained valuable experience in engine design and development, before moving to the university sector in 1981. I developed research programs in diesel and natural gas engine technologies and taught bachelors’ and master’s courses in diesel engine technology, and advised graduate students at doctoral and masters levels in the field of internal combustion engine technology. In business, I have also managed the development of new technologies and innovation through small teams – processing to the leadership of a large global engineering organization with greater than 2,000 engineers. My leadership role in innovation and technology development, new product development and support has included managing resources and product development in both leading and emerging markets – most notably Brazil, India, and China. I was directly involved with almost every new engine and exhaust emission program from 1993 to 2014. These programs delivered successful engine designs with dramatic reductions of criteria pollutants, oxides of nitrogen (NOx) and particulate matter (PM) of over 98% to near-zero levels. I provided emission regulations promulgated by EPA and California. I have prior expert witness experience with consultation and deposition.

433936

Expertise Description

I have over 30 years experience in the field of Transportation and Truck Insurance Industries. My expertise includes truck insurance litigation; insurance risk calculations; load securement; truck accidents; driver training; fleet operations; FMCSA regulations; vehicle maintenance; and fleet safety. I have more than 5 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition and courtroom testimony.

Retail Premise Liabilty Expert 128455 FL

Expertise Description

I have more than 40 years experience in retail, transportation, product, automotive service, and workplace safety and health with the field. My expertise in premises safety and liability includes: negligent maintenance; falling merchandise / top stock accidents; slips, trips and falls; and retail display safety. My transportation expertise includes: fleet safety; warehouse safety; warehousing distribution; loading docks; DOT compliance; and negligent entrustment / retention. My product safety expertise includes: product design review; warning label development; product safety evaluation; and machine guarding. I have additional expertise in workplace accidents and OSHA compliance and citation issues. I have over 5 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Trucking Repair Expert 173222 CA(S)

Expertise Description

I have more than 25 years experience in the Trucking Repair Industry. I was a mechanic of a worldwide Hazmat producer and transporter for 2 years and Shop Foreman for 10. I am a heavy-duty truck and trailer mechanic who can troubleshoot, inspect and repair all aspects of truck and trailer systems, and engine management. I am also well adept at Cryogenic, HAZMAT, CO2 and L.N.G. plumbing and pumping repair, as well as Dot and Bit inspections. I have over 20 certificates of training in the repair of class 6 and class 8 vehicles. I have prior expert witness experience.

Warehouse Safety Expert 127970 MA

Expertise Description

I have over 30 years experience as an Industrial Engineer specializing in Distribution and Manufacturing Consulting. My expertise includes safety, warehousing, transportation, material handling, store operation, and manufacturing. I have more than 25 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Oil & Gas Equipment Expert 160956 TX

Expertise Description

I have more than 30 years of experience in design, manufacturing, and equipment engineering, with an emphasis on equipment used in oil and gas field servicing. My expertise includes: triplex / quintiplex pumps and pumping systems; jet, batch, and recirculating mixers; cement / sand bulk handling systems; coil tubing injectors; carbon dioxide / nitrogen equipment; equipment packaging on trucks, trailers, skids, barges, and offshore installations; engine, transmission, and various drive train systems for pumps, vehicles, and auxiliary equipment; hydraulic fracturing; cementing; acidizing; blenders; cooling system design for engine, transmission, pumps, and hydraulics; hydraulic applications; open and closed loop circuits; truck chassis and trailer design; Department of Transportation (D.O.T.), Occupational Safety and Health Administration (O.S.H.A.), and environmental regulations; and wireline trucks. I have additional expertise in design, manufacturing, problem solving, improvement of existing equipment, fleet evaluation, equipment personnel training, and safety training. I have over 5 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Safety And Design Mechanical Engineer Expert 96606 IL

Expertise Description

I have over 35 years experience as a mechanical engineer with emphasis on safety and design analysis. My expertise includes: cost estimation; safety research; industrial accidents; product accidents / liability; machinery, mechanical components, and consumer products design and safety analysis; and on-site and laboratory accident investigations. I have additional expertise in: agricultural engineering; crane safety devices; farm machinery; forensic engineering; guardrail testing; ladders; power lines; press guards; trailer hitches and towbars; truck-mounted ladder racks; and wood railings. I have prior expert witness experience.

Trucking Expert 51300 CA(S)

Expertise Description

I have more than 35 years experience in trucking. My expertise includes analysis and investigation of accidents involving heavy vehicles (trucks, buses, tankers, and local delivery vehicles). I have additional expertise in truck operation, hazardous materials transportation, flammable liquids, the Smith System, Department of Transportation regulations and code compliance, and vehicle maintenance issues. My experience includes general trucking, hazmat transportation, flammable tank truck driving, pressurized industrial gas transport, and heavy truck maintenance and repair. I am familiar with different trucking equipment such as flat beds, tanker trucks, doubles, etc. I have over 10 years expert witness experience.

Transporation Law Expert 7139 CA(S)

Expertise Description

I have over 35 years experience as a practicing attorney specializing in transportation, aviation, and maritime law and policy. My expertise includes: cargo (including loss and damage); transportation (trucking, air freight, boat); freight forwarding; cargo, hull, and marine insurance; international / domestic trade; air carrier liability litigation; export management; logistics; and recreational boating. I have prior expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Industrial Workplace Safety Expert 46349 AZ

Expertise Description

I have over 15 years experience in areas of industrial workplace safety and training, especially in mining, tunneling, construction, and explosives. I have experience in trucks and trucking, including general maintenance and air brakes; surface and underground mining; tunneling; construction; general safety; and Cal/OSHA. I have conducted safety training in all phases of mining for employers, employees, and contractors in the mining and tunneling industries, and safety training in explosives, tire, welding, and other associated industries. I have administered examinations for blasting, gas quality testing, explosion cause and origin, and safety representative licenses in the mining and construction industries. I have more than 5 years expert witness experience.

Automotive Expert 12553 CA(S)

Expertise Description

I have over 30 years experience in automotive issues. I have conducted vehicle and forensic inspections in the following areas: mechanical, vehicle fire cause and origin, engine and component failure analysis, accident reconstruction (mechanical), Lemon law investigations, subrogation issues and reports, body shop/service department fraud investigations, parts inspections and identification, product failure analysis, design defect analysis and damage appraisal. My other areas of expertise include engine and powertrain, service and anti-lock brake systems (air and hydraulic), advanced electronics and computer systems, supplemental restraint systems, automotive safety systems, automotive and heavy truck body and frame, tires, and handicapped controls/assistive devices. I have prior expert witness experience.

Patent Design Expert 40237 MD

Expertise Description

I have 40 years experience in mechanical engineering including automotive, ambulances, electrical, medical devices, patent litigation, as well as combustion, fires and safety engineering. I have prior expert witness experience.

Hydraulic Design Expert 33220 CA(S)

Expertise Description

I have over 40 years experience in mechanical engineering. My experience includes design engineering and chief engineering for several companies and ownership of companies involved in fabrication of truck bodies, accessories, and construction equipment. I have more than 10 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Heavy Equipment Expert 13010 CA(N)

Expertise Description

I have over 30 years experience as a Heavy Equipment Mechanic and Job Site Equipment Management in the Heavy Earth Moving Industry. My expertise includes Wrongful Death Accidents, Pavers, Equipment Failure Analysis, Reconstruction of Catastrophic Failures, Equipment Appraisals and Inspections for Insurance Carriers, Banks, and Financial Institutions. I have prior expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Accident Reconstruction Expert 8950 CA(S)

Expertise Description

I have over 30 years experience as a Mechanical and Safety Engineer and have served as a consultant in accident analysis and reconstruction and product liability. My experience includes accidents involving trucks, semi-trucks, motorcycles, bicycles, automobiles, and pedestrians. My casework has included multiple car/bus and semi-trailer accident, semi-trailer/pedestrian fatality, vehicle rollover with fatality and potential product liability, four-car rear-end accident and others. I have prior expert witness experience.

Commercial Vehicles Expert 361773 CA(N)

Expertise Description

I have more than 45 years experience in Commercial Vehicles. My areas of expertise include Commercial Vehicles, Commercial driver’s license qualifications, Driver’s license endorsements, Hours of Service – Intrastate and Interstate, Commercial vehicle maintenance requirements and records, Commercial driver training and records, On highway commercial vehicle enforcement, Commercial vehicle weight enforcement, Commercial vehicle size requirements, brake design, and Commercial vehicle air brake requirements. I have prior expert witness experience.

Commercial Driving Expert 460807 AZ

Expertise Description

I have more than 35 years experience in the field of Trucking and Safety with expertise in professional driving issues, which include truck driver actions, reactions, responsibilities, qualifications, training, compliance, and safety. I have additional experience with motor carrier safety and regulatory compliance; federal motor carrier safety regulations, and have assisted transportation companies with safety issues and training.

Commercial Motor Vehicle Accidents Expert 343064 NJ

Expertise Description

I have over 20 years experience in commercial motor vehicle crashes and incidents. My expertise includes CMV crash investigation, analysis and re-creation; CMV post crash FMCSA truck & motorcoach inspections; cargo-tank truck crashes, spills and explosions; cargo-tank loading/offloading incidents (Loading Rack); Driver Hours-of-Service; fatigue driving; distracted driving; driver qualification files; confined space; highway construction zone crashes; CMV loading and off-loading investigation; industrial trucks/lift trucks; FMCSA/PHMSA driver and management training. I have prior expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Shipping And Transportation Expert 342675 PA

Expertise Description

I have more than 30 years experience in the motor carrier industry practices. My expertise includes truck involved accidents; physical distribution management; and shipping dock operation and regulatory compliance. I have additional experience in transportation economics; refrigerated goods, tanker and dump truck operations, independent contractor and broker operations; motor carrier/driver standards of safety and care; warehousing and distribution management; hazardous materials transportation; and freight loss/damage prevention.

Workplace Safety Osha Expert 343114 CT

Expertise Description

I have more than 20 years experience in Workplace Safety and OSHA-related matters as consultant, educator, trainer, author and expert witness. My expertise includes forklifts / powered industrial trucks, ladders, scaffolds, falls, fall prevention and protection, confined space, OSHA regulations, bloodborne pathogens, amputation prevention, and hazard communication (chemical safety, chemical handling, toxic and hazardous substances). I have extensive experience in interpreting and applying federal and state safety regulations, safety best practices, and national safety consensus standards. I have over 10 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Transportation Expert 321290 FL

Expertise Description

I have more than 15 years experience in the field of Engineering, specializing in land transportation. I perform analysis of automotive, truck, motorcycle, and mechanical systems. My consultations further include investigation, documentation, and analysis of vehicle incidents, pipe systems, tire failures, vehicle accidents / crashes, vehicle fires, and mechanical failures to determine causation. My services consist of vehicle maintenance / repair, machine guarding, and rechargeable cell manufacture / design. I also have experience with assembly-line machinery, energy usage database production / management, HVAC systems, and environmental site / hazardous waste site remediation. I have over 10 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Construction

Expertise Description

I have more than three decades experience as a practicing safety engineer and certified safety professional (CSP) in construction, heavy trucking, and material handling (forklift). I provide safety consulting to law firms, insurance, government agencies and private firms in industry and building trades. Approximately 50% of my practice scope involves construction site accidents, with 50% involves heavy trucking and commercial fleet issues or incidents.

Typical construction cases involve roofing injury, falls from height, open holes and skylights, crushing, struck-by, or caught-in injuries. I frequently review casework involving material handling, crane operations, trucking, and excavation and trenching operations injury. As a practicing rescue responder to government and private firms, I provide consultation, training and recommendations regarding the standard of care for technical rescue. I previously served as a Journeyman Union Carpenter, Teamster, and equipment and crane operator. I have over 10 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony as a safety engineering expert witness in California, Utah, Nevada, and Louisiana for numerous clients.