Expertise DescriptionI have over 40 years experience with Environmental Control, Indoor Air Quality, and Industrial Hygiene in a wide variety of occupational areas. I have special experience in such industries as organic chemicals, petroleum refining, ferrous and non-ferrous foundries, specialty chemicals, surface coatings, machining, and general manufacturing, as well as solving problems through engineering methods. I have extensive experience in asbestos inspections, abatement, operations and maintenance, training, state and federal regulations, and personal injury including asbestosis, lung cancer, mesothelioma. I am well-versed in aspects of Clean Air Act, Clean Water Act, RCRA, TSCA, and a variety of state environmental regulations. I am also experienced in dealing with OSHA violations of health and safety standards including duplicate sampling, compliance, settlement agreements and expert testimony. I have more than 30 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.
Areas of Expertise
I am highly experienced in addressing the effects of chemicals on humans. As Certified Industrial Hygienists, I am familiar with the toxic effects of chemicals on human (toxicology) and whether the exposure of humans to the levels expected by the vehicle accident and spillage could have resulted in any claimed adverse health effects (epidemiology) are both essential parts of my professional practice.