CONSTRUCTION SAFETY EXPERT WITNESSES

Expert Witness: E-300743
This qualified expert received his BA from Valparaiso University and is a licensed OSHA trainer for numerous courses. He has managed various construction safety projects including the installation and modification of industrial equipment valued at over a billion dollars. Formerly, he served as a night safety manager for Gallagher Kaiser at General Motors and as a safety manager for NKC American at Toyota Motor Manufacturing. He currently is the safety manager for a ...
Expert Witness: E-166729
This highly qualified expert has over 30 years in the Safety, Health and Risk Management field. After receiving his BS in Occupational Health and Safety from Columbia Southern University, this expert went on to receive Master Certificates in Project Management and Executive Leadership for Safety Professionals from Boston University and Harvard University respectively. He also received his law degree from Champlain College. This expert is a member of the American Society ...
Expert Witness: E-025433
This highly qualified expert has years of experience in the fields of construction management and complete estimates. He is a certified professional estimator with five decades of hands-on experience in all areas of construction. He is an active member of the Construction Specifications Institute and the American Society of Professional Estimators, which he presided over for seven two-year terms. Included in his experience is his current activity as a construction ...
Expert Witness: E-080479
This Certified Safety Professional (CSP) and OSHA Construction Outreach Trainer has significant experience ensuring the safety of construction sites. His clients have included ExxonMobil, Dow AgroSciences, and Noble Energy. He is highly adept in the areas of hazard analysis, incident investigation, crisis management, and compliance. Additionally, he has specific experience with multilingual construction projects, having ensured construction safety on-site in throughout ...
Expert Witness: E-046805
This certified Construction Site Safety Technician and Construction OSHA Outreach Trainer has led a 23+ year career in construction safety. He previously served as the Deputy Director of Safety at Hitt Contracting and now serves as the Director of Construction Management Services at a firm in close collaboration with the US Army Corps of Engineers. He earned his Bachelor's degree in Civil Engineering from Villanova University and served in the US Marine Corps for two ...
Expert Witness: E-036344
This expert is a licensed professional civil engineer as well as a certified safety professional. He completed his undergraduate education at the University of Cincinnati and received his JD from the University of Dayton. He has 25+ years of experience in construction specifically, safety and risk management. Previously, he served as a project engineer and a corporate safety and risk director for major construction and transportation companies. He was responsible for ...
Expert Witness: E-009380
This highly qualified Construction Equipment Engineering and safety expert received certification in Industrial management from Aurora University. He is a certified Safety Professional, a well versed OSHA professional, and a member of numerous professional organizations including the American Society of Safety Engineers and the System Safety Society. This expert is an authority in his field with several publications and multiple invitations to lecture as a guest speaker. ...
Expert Witness: E-000033
This expert graduated from Cornell University with a Bachelor of Science degree in Civil Engineering with a minor in Operations Research and Industrial Engineering. He is a licensed Professional Engineer and a New York State Certified Code Enforcement Official. He is also a Registered Professional Industrial Hygienist, a licensed Asbestos Inspector and Project Designer, a Certified Environmental Inspector, and a Certified Planner. He currently serves in Board of Director ...
Expert Witness: E-009837
This highly qualified elevator expert offers 37 years of experience working in the elevator industry, serving as elevator sales and repair manager, certified competent conveyance mechanic, technical writer, elevator industry instructor, and a licensed elevator contractor. He is the recipient of the honorary service award from the International Union of Elevator Constructors and currently serves as a consultant and instructor for the elevator industry.
Expert Witness: E-000806
This expert has more than 35 years of experience in safety, industrial hygiene, OSHA, construction management, chemical plant, pipefitting, warehouse operations, forklifts, and slip, trip, and falls. He earned a masters degree in safety management from the Indiana University of Pennsylvania and is a certified safety professional. He is currently a private consultant for an environmental health and safety company and Retired Faculty, OSHA Consultation Program at a Indiana ...

CONSTRUCTION SAFETY EXPERT WITNESS CASE STUDIES

Construction Worker Is Electrocuted On Unsafe Site CONSTRUCTION SAFETY Expert Case

Construction Worker Is Electrocuted On Unsafe Site

…  a man who was electrocuted by a live exposed wire on a construction site. On the day of the incident, construction had been halted in …  returned to work. An expert in OSHA and workplace safety with experience overseeing safety for similar projects was sought to …

Architectural Design Choice Allegedly Causes A Child’s Tragic Death CONSTRUCTION SAFETY Expert Case

This case takes place in Florida and involves a 9-year old child who visited a library with her father. While the father was reading a book, the child wandered off and climbed a guard railing separating an outdoor walkway from a small garden. The railing  …

Construction Site Fails To Reroute Pedestrians Causing Two Fatalities CONSTRUCTION SAFETY Expert Case

…  At the time, half of the street was blocked off for curb reconstruction. However, there were no signs blocking or redirecting pedestrian …  alleged that the temporary traffic control plan for the construction site was negligent in failing to reroute pedestrians out of the …

Forklift Driver Without OSHA Training Causes Fatal Accident CONSTRUCTION SAFETY Expert Case

Forklift Driver Without OSHA Training Causes Fatal Accident

…  case involves a construction site manager that was working at a luxury apartment complex in …  trained to properly operate a forklift. An expert in OSHA construction regulations and training standards was sought to opine on the …

Construction Workers Fall From Scaffolding In Violation Of OSHA Regulations CONSTRUCTION SAFETY Expert Case

…  case involves two construction workers who suffered fatal falls while working on a scaffolding structure. One of the construction workers was handing the other a tool. As the second construction …  He died in transit. It was alleged that the site safety manager did not ensure that all OSHA fall prevention regulations were in …

Stone Mason Suffers Traumatic Brain Injury From Fallen Block CONSTRUCTION SAFETY Expert Case

This case involves a general contractor that hired a team of stonemasons to conduct repair work on a museum building that was a historical landmark. The masons were removing old stone blocks around the window according to blueprints and replacing them wit …

Construction Site Trench Collapse Kills Worker CONSTRUCTION SAFETY Expert Case

Construction Site Trench Collapse Kills Worker

…  company was working to lay a pipe at a condominium construction site. The employee was working in a trench about 8 feet deep when …  to secure the trench prior to the accident. An expert in construction and contracting was sought to review this matter and determine if safety protocols were adequately adhered …

Construction Worker Injured By Falling Equipment CONSTRUCTION SAFETY Expert Case

Construction Worker Injured By Falling Equipment

…  case involves a construction worker that was severely injured while working on a highway construction project in Minnesota. The project required the installation …  vehicle, it fell from a height of about 9 feet, crushing a construction worker who was monitoring the placement. The worker suffered …