Mining Engineering Expert Witness Indiana 534868

Expertise Description

I am a knowledgeable mining engineering expert witness with more than 45 years in the industry. My areas of expertise include the design, construction, and maintenance of impoundments; impoundment abandonment plans; mine safety; ventilation; requests to abandon refuse piles; emergency response plans; ground control plans; and plans for sealing shafts, slopes, and drift openings for coal mines. I have spent over two decades providing consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony as a mining engineering expert witness.

Agricultural Engineering Expert Witness IL 534659

Expertise Description

I am a skilled agricultural engineering expert with over 45 years experience. My areas of expertise include chemical and pesticide application (ground and aerial), spray drift mitigation, application technology, spray nozzle design, crop protection, and worker safety. I have provided consultations and deposition for over a decade as an agricultural engineering expert witness.

Martial Arts/Law Expert Witness 532726

Expertise Description

I have expertise in martial arts and law. I have specialized for more than 40 years in self defense techniques; the standard of care expected of a black belt; karate/judo/jujitsu techniques and their effectiveness; the standard of care for martial arts school owners; excessive force; personal security; Krav Maga and various knife and stick fighting systems. I have provided consultations and deposition for over a decade as a martial arts and law expert witness.

Psychiatry Expert Witness MO 531505

Expertise Description

I am an experienced psychiatry expert witness with more than 10 years in the field. My areas of expertise include forensic psychiatry, inpatient psychiatry, triage psychiatry, assessment and management of aggression, assessment of malingering, fitness for duty evaluations, workplace violence, and mass murder. I have provided courtroom testimony, consultations, and deposition for over 5 years as a psychiatry expert witness.

Occupational Safety Expert 531416 OH

Expertise Description

With more than 35 years experience as an industrial hygienist, I have an expertise in OSHA safety and health standards, process safety management, chemical processing, oil refining, ammonia refrigeration, combustible dust, machine guarding hazards, lead, asbestos, noise exposure, radiation, needle stick prevention, fire safety, sanitation, and infection control. I am offering my services as an industrial hygienist expert witness.

OSHA Workplace Safety Expert 522572 FL

Expertise Description

I have over 60 years' experience in workplace safety. My areas of expertise include OSHA regulations, safety standards; machine guarding; LOTO, Lockout/Tagout, building codes, the safeguarding and use of machine tools, presses, cranes, conveyors, slings, underhung cranes, overhead cranes, mobile cranes, work platforms, electrical installations, and electrical safety-related work practices. I have spent more than 30 years offering courtroom testimony, consultations, and deposition as an OSHA workplace safety expert witness.

Securities Expert 524417 CA(S)

Expertise Description

I have over 45 years of experience in security with expertise in premises liability, risk management, loss prevention, asset protection, and workplace violence. I have spent more than 5 years providing deposition, consultations, and courtroom testimony as a security expert witness.

Slip and Fall

Expertise Description

I have spent over 20 years in the field of Human Factors/Ergonomics. I have an expertise in the occupational and environmental safety of multiple work environments including mining, steel production, agriculture, railroading, retailing, office settings, and in the consumer products. I have spent more than 5 years as a human factors/ergonomics expert witness and have provided numerous clients with courtroom testimony, deposition, and consultations.

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.

Amusement Parks Operations Expert 522670 NJ

Expertise Description

I have over 20 years of consulting experience in amusement park operations with an emphasis on design, management, operations industry standards, safety requirements, licensing regulations, and maintenance. I have prior experience with providing consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony as an amusement park operations expert witness.

Workers Compensation Expert 524391 CA(S)

Expertise Description

I have over 20 years experience in workers compensation claims administration. I have worked with the identification and analysis of loss exposures; quantification of accident trends and historical loss data and daily interface with the third party claims administrators; ensuring that all facilities and properties are inspected to identify potential safety issues and to monitor compliance with safety laws and regulations; and fulfilling OSHA reporting requirements. I am offering my services as a workers compensation expert witness.

Workplace Safety Expert 520661 AL

Expertise Description

I have been working as a Corporate Safety Director for over two decades with expertise in the development of health and safety standards in the Heavy Construction, Risk Management, and Insurance Industries. I am knowledgeable in catastrophic injury, fatality, personal injury and workplace safety, as well as heavy construction, building construction, equipment related incidents and OSHA law. I have more than 20 years experience working as a workplace safety expert witness in Texas by providing consultations and deposition for numerous clients.

Human Factors Safety Expert 520339 DE

Expertise Description

With more than 45 years experience in the field of Safety and Human Factors, I have worked on Safety Engineering, and industrial and construction fall protection. I have additional experience in writing numerous articles on safety and hazard recognition and label warnings. I have also worked with assessing safety consulting in business development, business agreements relating to safety requirements, and safety assessments. I have also been providing courtroom testimony, deposition, and consultations for more than 30 years as a safety and human factors expert witness in Delaware.

Sports Risk Management Expert 519291 ME

Expertise Description

My career of over 25 years experience in the field of Risk Management has been focused on Youth Protection and Child Abuse Prevention, Aquatic Safety, Shooting Sports Safety, Emergency Planning, Transportation Safety, Employee Safety, Accident Prevention, Facility Management, and Youth Program Management. I have been offering my services as a sports risk management expert witness in Maine for more than 5 years.

Theme Park Safety Inspection Expert 518494 CA(N)

Expertise Description

I have more than 50 years of experience performing independent safety inspections, hazard identification, regulatory inspections, commission inspections, loss control surveys, safety and health program evaluations, and operational analysis. Over 40 of those years have been at amusement, recreational, and motor sports facilities to insure regulatory compliance and adherence to common industry practices. My involvement has included amusement ride inspections, due diligence surveys, amusement ride operation program audits, litigation support in defense of claims against the industry, amusement loss control surveys, and amusement risk management surveys. My experience includes amusement parks, carnivals, fairs, expositions, water parks, family entertainment centers, trampoline parks, bungee operations, zip lines, adventure parks, parasailing, water sports, amusement ride manufacturers, and others. I have over 30 years expert witness experience.

occupational safety and health Expert 503824 NY

Expertise Description

I have more than 30 years experience in the field of Occupational Safety and Health with expertise in Emergency Management and Regulatory Compliance. I have experience with industrial accidents, fire related injuries, fire safety, burns, construction site accidents, unsafe premises, personal protective equipment, hazardous materials, campus safety, and safety inspections and mock OSHA surveys. I have over 30 years expert witness experience with consultation, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

OSHA Expert 321906 NJ

Expertise Description

I have over 40 years experience in Safety. My expertise includes: principles and practices of construction safety management; slips and falls hazard control; OSHA’s regulations and standards; accident investigation and causation analysis; and the principles and practices of hazard identification, evaluation, and control. I have over 25 years expert witness experience with consultations, 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.

Asbestos And Industrial Hygiene Expert 135047 TX

Expertise Description

I have 15 years experience in industrial hygiene with the field. My expertise includes asbestos, indoor air quality, mold, food safety, chemical safety, occupational health, and hearing conservation. I have additional experience with personal protective equipment, occupational health, chemical monitoring equipment, chemical handling, rescue tools, surveillance equipment, and risk exposure assessment. 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.

Cranes And Industrial Machines Expert 127972 NC

Expertise Description

I have more than 40 years experience in engineering, manufacturing, and management, specializing in forensic engineering and accident reconstruction. My expertise includes: lifts, hoists, jacks, cranes, industrial machines, hydraulic equipment, tools, material handling, fork lifts, aerial work platforms, loaders, automotive lifts, and scissor lifts. I have additional expertise in product safety, product failures, product liability, testing, compliance with standards (American National Standards Institute (A.N.S.I.) and International Organization for Standardization (I.S.O.)), and compliance with regulations (Occupational Safety and Health Administration (O.S.H.A.), Environmental Protection Agency (E.P.A.), and Department of Transportation (D.O.T.)), and adequacy of warnings, instructions, and labels. My experience includes the development of explanatory exhibits and the preparation of evidence for trial. I have over 20 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Human Factors And Ergonomics Expert 134991 NY

Expertise Description

I have over 40 years experience in Human Factors and Ergonomics. My expertise includes physics and human factors psychology to: vehicle accidents, Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), industrial and construction accidents, perception and vision, warnings and instruction labels, product and equipment errors, medical equipment errors, skip and fall, ergonomics and workplace layout, physics and optics. I have conducted R&D in instructional system development, perception, vehicle driving, human-computer interaction, equipment design and evaluation, and physiological processes. My research includes an evaluation of a system to prevent drunk driving, an investigation of factors contributing to decreased alertness during driving, quality engineering, studies of camouflage, and programs requiring the design of operator interfaces. I develop manuals and multimedia training programs for industrial operations, health and safety, and maintenance for light to heavy industry. I have more than 30 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Construction Safety Osha Expert 128505 PA

Expertise Description

I have more than 30 years experience in the field of Construction. My expertise includes: Construction Safety; OSHA Safety and Health; Asbestos; Demolition; Construction Management; Chemical Process Plant Operations and Maintenance; Pipe fitting; Welding; Oil/Gas Drilling Safety; Heavy Equipment Operator; Machine Guarding; Scaffolding; Slip / Trip / Fall; Building Safety; Defensive Driving; and OSHA, EPA, and DOT Regulations. I have over 10 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Environmental Engineering Expert 134925 OK

Expertise Description

I have 55 years experience as a Laboratory Director specializing in environmental engineering with an emphasis in chemistry, analytical testing, workplace layout, chemical engineering, in addition to safety engineering. My expertise includes: cost estimation, environmental consulting, and laboratory testing productivity. I have more than 20 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Electrical Power Expert 128354 NJ

Expertise Description

I have over 20 years experience in electrical engineering and scientist specializing in electrical power, lighting, electromagnetic radiation, grounding, electrocution/electrical accidents, electrical fires (including batteries,) lighting/illumination and safety. My expertise as a electrical inspector includes lightning risk assessments, design review of equipment and lightning protection systems, transient protection, grounding system design, electromagnetic safety assessments and electrical safety audits. I have prior expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Safety And Security Expert 128446 FL

Expertise Description

I have more than 30 years experience developing and managing safety, security, emergency preparedness, and Environment of Care (E.O.C.) programs. I am well disciplined in O.S.H.A. and E.O.C. compliance in federal and private healthcare sectors. I have extensive professional experience in Department of Veterans Affairs as a Regional Program Safety Manager: in charge of the homicide investigation of a V.A. police officer, an oxygen leak / hospital unit failure investigation, and national emergency response to Florida hurricane disasters. My additional case review under safety manager role includes construction accident investigation / prevention, motor vehicle accident reconstruction, suicide reconstruction, and near-miss electrocution. I have held multiple public service positions: U.S. Navy Vietnam Veteran; police and firefighter lieutenant / E.M.T.; chairperson of federal and safety health councils; leader of Joint Commission Mock E.O.C. Surveys. I have 25 years expert witness experience.

Employment Expert 96788 CA(S)

Expertise Description

I have over 25 years experience in corporate human resources. My expertise includes: Americans with Disabilities Act (A.D.A.) reasonable accommodation; employee benefits; employee development / training; employee safety; facilities management; healthy and safety compliance; Occupational Safety and Health Administration (O.S.H.A.) policies; organizational development; policy interpretation; privacy violations; recruiting processes; risk management; sexual harassment / discrimination; wage / hour issues; and wrongful terminations. I have prior expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Toxicologist And Product Safety Expert 97167 LA

Expertise Description

I have over 50 years experience as a toxicologist and organic chemist specializing in toxicology and product safety. My expertise includes toxicology includes: Baycol; benzene; causation; creosote; Driving Under the Influence (D.U.I.); Driving While Intoxicated (D.W.I.); drugs / illegal substances; ephedrine; manganese; methadone; PCBs; PPA; welding fumes, vinyl chloride; and Vioxx. My expertise in product safety includes: cosmetics; CRO audits / recommendations; nanotechnology / nanotoxicology; pharmaceuticals; pre-clinical study design / toxicology; product development / hazard assessment / safety assessment; study monitoring; and toxicology protocols. I have more than 25 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Human Resources Expert 97219 TX

Expertise Description

I have over 20 years as a human resources expert, specializing in training / investigations. My areas of expertise include: affirmative action; background checks / references; benefits; compensation; discrimination; drugs / alcohol in the work place; employee manuals; employee relations; harassment; hiring / terminations; human resources systems; internal communications; labor relations; labor management / organization; litigation / risk management; organizational development; privacy in the work environment; relocation; staffing; training; workplace violence; and wrongful termination. I have more than 15 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Public Utility Gas Pipline Safety Expert 96535 CA(S)

Expertise Description

I have over 50 years experience in safety and civil engineering, concentrating on public utilities, occupational safety and health (O.S.H.A.), and transportation engineering. My public utilities expertise includes: gas pipelines (construction, inspections, maintenance, repair, testing operating pressures); gas pipeline accidents (ignition / explosions); and power lines (overhead / underground). OSHA expertise includes: equipment inspections (ladders, ramps, scaffolds, scissor lifts, stairways, work platforms); safety procedures (concrete pumping, confined space entry into manholes / pipelines / tanks, construction / demolitions, electrical equipment, excavations, flammable materials storage, forklifts, personal protective equipment, roofing, traffic control); site inspections (construction / demolitions, drilling sites, industrial, loading docks, machine shops, refineries, vehicle repair shops, warehouses); and work accidents (cave-ins, construction, falls, industrial, materials handling, power lines, refineries, warehouses). My transportation expertise includes: bridges / bridge inspections; bridge / highway design; and environmental planning. I have prior expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Workplace Safety Expert 96518 CA(S)

Expertise Description

I have over 15-years experience in law enforcement, and 25 years as a workshop trainer on HR issues. I am board certified in HR, security management, employee coaching, workplace violence, threat assessments and threat management. My human resources (HR) expertise includes: leadership, management, and supervisory practices; HR policies and procedures; hostile work environments; discrimination; sexual harassment; racial harassment; diversity; retaliation; workplace and school violence; domestic violence in the workplace; drug and alcohol use at work; and employee conflicts. My security expertise includes: site assessments; prior notice and foreseeability; security policies and procedures; security management; and security guard use of force; security guard procedures and management. My police experience includes: police use of force; defensive tactics; patrol procedures; domestic violence investigations; stalking investigations; criminal behavior; arrest and control; police leadership; police supervision. I have more than 15 years expert witness experience with consultation, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Cosmetics And Cosmetology Expert 96660 CA(S)

Expertise Description

Doug Schoon, M.S. (Dana Point, CA)  – I have over 35 years’ experience working in the cosmetic, personal care and beauty industry focused on organic and polymer chemistry, including materials testing and ingredient toxicology.  I specialize in cosmetics, salon products, salon safety, and best practices for the professional beauty industry, as well as retail cosmetic and beauty products. My expertise includes: beauty industry regulations and standards; cleaning, disinfection, sterilization, communicable diseases, infections related to hair, nail, skin, eye lashes; cuts, burns, adverse skin reactions such as irritations or  allergies, standard of care, state board regulations, federal regulations, marketing claims, education and nail and cosmetology schools. 
 
I have expertise in European Union and Canadian cosmetic regulation and standards; as well as, salon chemical safety issues, to include injuries, damage, illness, as well as cosmetic / personal care product development and testing, safe handling, air quality and testing, personal protection equipment, product labeling, product warnings and quality control and/or assurance.  I am an internationally recognized author of books/articles, presenter and educator with a large amount of expertise in both natural and artificial nail products, salon practices and services in cosmetology, hair, lashes, nail anatomy and skin care, manicure and pedicure procedures/practices/standards/equipment.  I have over 25 years expert witness experience with consultations, depositions, and courtroom testimony.

Toxic Chemical Exposure Expert 46386 CA(S)

Expertise Description

I have over 25 years experience as a practicing environmental law attorney and certified industrial hygienist (C.I.H.). My legal expertise includes: environmental due diligence; toxic chemical exposure; underground storage tanks; air pollution; hazardous waste disposal; groundwater contamination; environmental cleanup; abatement; and superfund sites. My health and safety expertise includes: toxicology; chemical exposure; microbial contamination; air monitoring / risk assessment (petroleum, heavy meals, toxic gases, dusts, chlorine, etc.); EPA / OSHA compliance; fire safety; site safety plans; chemical spills and emergency response / planning; regulatory compliance audits (hazardous waste disposal, air pollutant emissions, hazmat handling / storage); noise; ergonomics; laser safety; and ionizing radiation. I have more than 10 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

School Safety Expert 28970 NJ

Expertise Description

I have over 40 years experience in pre-K through post-secondary education in alternative, charter, international, private, and public schools, and educational camps. My expertise includes: administration / management; at-risk students; boards of education; bullying; civil rights; curriculum review; education laws; education programs and services; education supervision; employee dismissal; liability; I.E.P. review; litigation support; negligent hiring; performance assessment; placement; policies, procedures, and practices; restructuring; retention; risk analysis; school evaluation; school security; sexual abuse; special education; staff accountability; student disabilities compliance; student peer harassment; student safety; student grading; sports injury, including pole vaulting, head and brain injury, javelin, and baseball game; and student supervision / negligence. I have more than 20 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Safety Expert 45825 NV

Expertise Description

I have over 25 years experience as a practicing and consulting engineer concentrating in safety, environmental, and industrial hygiene practices for industry, government, manufacturers, utilities, health care facilities, and environmental consultants. I specialize in asbestos, hazardous waste, product safety, airborne contamination, chemical toxicology, ventilation systems, noise abatement, noise reduction, respiratory concerns, and radiation safety. I have additional experience with: respirator standards; indoor air pollution; occupational ergonomics; carbon monoxide poisoning and toxicology; confined spaces; silicosis prevention; laser safety; lead abatement; fungal remediation; mold litigation; excavation safety; and biohazard awareness. I have more than 25 years expert witness experience with consultations, depositions, and courtroom testimony.

Real Estate Developer Expert 169205 CA(S)

Expertise Description

I have more than 35 years experience in the field of Commercial Construction. I am the Founder and President of a general contractor and commercial real estate developer. My projects include: commercial and industrial buildings; retail stores and shopping centers; cost of repair; manufacturing facilities and corporate headquarters; office and medical buildings; self-storage mini-warehouses; tenant improvements and renovations; and off-site street improvements and land developments. In addition, I have built and remodeled custom homes and apartment projects. As a commercial real estate developer, I have participated as a principal or manager in the ownership, investment, development, acquisition, financing, planning, design, construction, and management of over 1,500,000 square feet of commercial, industrial, and office projects. I have over 15 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

General Safety Engineering Expert 39210 CA(S)

Expertise Description

I have over 35 years experience in the field of general safety engineering. My expertise include worker safety, industrial product safety, third party safety, accident prevention, loss control, accident reconstruction, trucking safety, playground safety, commercial fleet safety, petroleum industry safety, fire protection, mine safety, construction safety, elevators and escalators, woodworking, and metalworking. I am offering my services as a general safety engineering expert witness.

Construction Safety Expert 19522 MO

Expertise Description

I have over 35 years experience in the construction industry in all divisions including jobsite safety. I currently provide training 12 to 15 times annually to 150 to 200 construction workers and supervisors in all phases of scaffolding including swing stage, frame, system, tube and coupler scaffolding.

Human Resources Employment Expert 9013 CA(S)

Expertise Description

I have over 45 years experience in human resources with personnel and industrial relations. My areas of expertise include: Affirmative Action plans, compensation plans, EEO/FEHC claims representation, employee relations, organization structure, personnel systems & forms, supervisor training, worker's compensation, benefits evaluation & selection, diversity, employee handbooks, employment, labor relations, paralegal requirements, safety (OSHA), and unemployment claims. I have more than 15 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Environmental Engineer Expert 8901 CA(S)

Expertise Description

I have more than 40 years experience in the field of Industrial Hygiene and Safety. My areas of expertise include: accident investigation systems in industrial facilities, exposure assessment strategies, reconstructing exposures, Cal/OSHA, and environmental hygiene. I have a thorough knowledge of federal and state environmental and worker medical, health and safety regulations. My experience also includes confined space entry and confined space work plans, as well as the management of numerous programs to evaluate and ensure regulatory compliance. I have over 35 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Vocational Rehabilitation Expert 344424 FL

Expertise Description

I have more than 10 years experience in the field of Vocational Rehabilitation. I provide evaluation / assessment of worker traits, return to work counseling, transferable skills analysis, job coaching, and labor market survey sampling relative to personal injury, workers’ compensation, vocational services, work injuries, marital dissolution, and medical malpractice. I have worked with medical management, safety policies / procedures, and employees with catastrophic losses. I have additional experience in insurance claims management including underwriting, safety / premium auditing, transitional employment, loss control, United States Longshore & Harbor Workers’ Compensation Act (USL&H), Jones Act, and Protection and Indemnity Insurance (P&I). I have over 5 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.