Railroad Transportation Expert 161946 NV

Expertise Description

I have more than 30 years experience in the Railroad / Transportation Industry. My experience includes accident investigation cases, safety and engineering, operations and mechanical analysis for rail transportation, railroad accident damages, operation plans, equipment and structure costing, and regulatory issues and schedules. I have prior expert witness experience.

Areas of Expertise

Expert Witness

My expert witness experience includes: derailment case for equipment and right of way damages; fatality case involving passenger coaches; tank car injury case; switching maintenance and safety case; rail incident property damage case; accident investigation for injury, liability, and safety case; passenger train accident that resulted in multiple injuries and fatalities.

Consulting Experience

My consulting services include: safety audits, track and structure maintenance costing, rail equipment assessment, safety, and inspections; development of operating plans; train operations as a certified active engineer.


Bachelor of ScienceAgriculture EducationOhio State University

Licenses Certifications

Qualified in FRA / FTA
and OSHA Regulations
Certified SLE – Supervisory Locomotive Engineer
Certified Engineer Remote Control Trainer

Awards & Affiliation

Modern Railroad Magazine's Golden Freight Car Award for an innovative marketing concept
Harriman Award for safety

Partial List of Consulting Expert Witness Cases