Machine Engineering And Design Expert 128652 VT

Expertise Description

I have more than 30 years of experience specializing in machine engineering and design. My expertise includes: machine / product design; adequacy of design; thoroughness of control of quality; guards, shields, interlocks, and reliability; human factors; information, instructions, and warnings; related accidents and their reconstruction; product liability; and patent disputes. I have additional expertise in home appliances, institutional equipment, power tools, lawn and garden / turf care equipment, industrial and off-road vehicles, agricultural equipment, and industrial / production machinery. I have prior expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Areas of Expertise

Consulting Experience

My consulting services include: Mechanical assembly line incorporating various automatic electromechanical machines to assemble mechanical products; Organization and execution of product design projects with coordination between marketing, production, and customer service groups; Chief engineering, design, and reliability testing of three and four-wheeled walk-behind and ride-on automotive type powered sweepers and scrubbers in warehouses, manufacturing plants, shopping centers, parking ramps, other hard surfaces.


B.S.M.E.University of Arkansas

Licenses Certifications

Board Certified Diplomate of Forensic Engineering
Certified by the National Academy of Forensic Engineers (NAFE)
Licensed Registered Professional Engineer

Awards & Affiliation

Primary Affiliation

Society of Automotive Engineers

Partial List of Consulting Expert Witness Cases