Expertise DescriptionI have more than 20 years experience in the field of Risk Management and Safety in the amusement industry, specializing in accident reduction, concentrating in amusement parks. My expertise includes: accident investigation / prevention; behavior analysis for safety issues; claims / litigation management; codes and standards; construction safety; customer safety; emergency / medical response management; employee safety; employee training; insurance (casualty, general liability, property); maintenance / safe operation of thrill rides / attractions; Occupational Safety and Health (O.S.H.A.); public safety; risk / safety management; safety manuals / policies; training design / delivery; and Worker’s Compensation. I have extensive knowledge of industry standards and the ASTM standard that concerns the operation of amusement rides. I have prior expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.
Areas of Expertise
My expert witness experience includes: risk and accident analysis; forensic investigation of accidents; written reports concerning analysis of evidence, case facts, and opinions about causation.
My consulting services include: Designed metrics, reports, and database for measuring safe behavior and customer service aspects of client operations; Reengineered quality assurance review process, while adding professional risk analysis and an executive summary; Strategic planning, technical operations, safety auditing of ride operations and maintenance, contract negotiations, contractual risk transfer, budgeting, staffing, litigation management, staff training, loss forecasting and actuarial analysis.
|B.B.A.||Psychology and Development||American Intercontinental University|
|A.A.B.A.||American Intercontinental University|
|Certified EMT and Paramedic|
Awards & Affiliation
American Standards for Testing and Materials (ASTM)
Partial List of Consulting Expert Witness Cases