Expertise DescriptionI 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
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.
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 Science||Agriculture Education||Ohio State University|
|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