Fire Cause And Safety Expert 128435 TX

Expertise Description

I have over 30 years experience specializing in fire cause, accident reconstruction and safety with an emphasis in fire cause and origin caused by power lines. My expertise includes: electrical power line accident reconstruction, investigation, electrical contacts, falls, fires, equipment failures, pole climbing accidents, digging safety audits, accidents in the power line industry. I have prior expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Areas of Expertise

Expert Witness

My expert witness experience includes: High Voltage/Power Line Fires; Falls from Poles; High voltage Electric Contacts; High Voltage Electric Flashes; High Voltage Electric Accidents.

Consulting Experience

My consulting services include Power Line Crew Safety Audits and Power Line Training.

Relevant Experiences

As a lineman, supervisor, and trainer in the electrical transmission and distribution industry I have 30 years of work experience in this environment. I am very familiar with OSHA regulations as well as the National Electrical Safety Code (NESC). I am familiar with the Texas Codes that apply to Electric Utilities.  I also have a Masters Degree in Safety from West Virginia University. I have developed extensive training for lineman on safe work while working on or near electrical high voltage power lines.


M.S.Environmental Safety & HealthWest Virginia University

Licenses Certifications

Certified Safety Professional

Awards & Affiliation

Primary Affiliation

American Society Safety Engineers

Partial List of Consulting Expert Witness Cases