DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION EXPERT WITNESSES

Expert Witness: E-168277
This expert has almost 10 years of technical experience with traffic signals. He is a certified senior field technician and certified in work zone safety by the International Municipal Signal Association. He spent 8 years as a traffic signal technician at Siemens. In this role, he was responsible for maintaining multiple cities and counties traffic signals, installing and programming video detection cameras, conflict monitor testing, and signal turn-ons. His training in ...
Expert Witness: E-006430
This qualified civil engineer has performed extensive design work for projects commissioned by the Department of Transportation, especially pertaining to the design and testing of highway guard rails. He has remained in practice as an engineer for more than a decade, and is a member of the American Society of Civil Engineers.
Expert Witness: E-329556
This highly qualified expert has over fifteen years of experience researching, teaching and consulting in the transportation industry. He earned his Bachelors of Technology degree from the Indian Institute of Technology, his MS and PhD in transportation systems and civil engineering from the University of Illinois and The University of Texas at Austin, respectively. This expert is a member of the American Society of Civil Engineers and the Transportation Research Board ...
Expert Witness: E-006990
This expert has had a lifetime of employment in the railroad service and his post railroad efforts are focused in railroad safety operations. During his forty-three years of railroad service in Transportation and Operations Departments he was responsible for safe and efficient movement of trains over entire divisions and regions. He was also responsible for planning, policy development in safety and operations fields as well as fiscal management. He specializes in ...
Expert Witness: E-061900
This expert has more than three decades of experience securing public safety in municipal transit environments. As a Deputy Chief of a major transit network, he has authority over police operations in multiple areas of New York City, including in Penn Station. He has received advanced emergency management and intelligence training from FEMA, the FBI, and the DHS.
Expert Witness: E-010181
After receiving his Masters in Urban & Regional Planning from GWU, this expert began his nearly 40-year career in the passenger transportation field following a year consulting to the Illinois Department of Transportation as a consultant to the US Department of Transportation and its Urban Mass Transportation Administration (currently the Federal Transit Administration) in the transit field, and later, as a consultant to the FTA's Federal Motor Carrier Safety Association ...
Expert Witness: E-010209
This qualified expert of Transportation and Bus Operations has over 32 years of experience in the Bus Industry. He is a certified bus driver instructor by the State of California and the USDOT Transportation Security Institute, and is trained in the fundamentals of bus collision investigation by the United States Department of Transportation. He is currently the safety manager of charter motorcoach operator in San Diego, CA, a position he has held since 2000. He has been ...
Expert Witness: E-009353
This highly qualified hazardous materials transportation expert earned his BS in Industrial Engineering, his MS in Engineering Management, and his PhD from Kennedy Western University. This expert has been involved in the development and implementation of hazardous materials safety regulations for more than 30 years and has been responsible for a broad range of domestic and international hazardous materials safety efforts. He has served as the chairman of the UN ...
Expert Witness: E-006659
This expert’s involvement in school transportation began behind the wheel of a bus in the 1970s. In 1985 he served as Supervisor of a New York State Education Department Regional Safety Center and was involved in projects such as developing School Bus Driver Instructor and classroom student safety curricula. He returned to Syracuse University in 1989 and earned a Masters in Adult Education. After graduating he started two school travel safety non-profit organizations, ...
Expert Witness: E-008359
This qualified expert has over 20 years of experience in the transportation industry. He previously worked at the New York City Transit in various capacities including Chief Transportation Officer. He was responsible for the training department, managing programs for instructing bus drivers. He currently works as Vice President of Operations for a transportation contractor in New York. His responsibilities include leading operations and safety improvements for locations ...
Expert Witness: E-000501
This Ph.D. of Transportation Planning and Engineering expert has been practicing for over 50 years. Widely published, he has presented extensively around the world and has been awarded honors such as Fellow of the American Society of Civil Engineers and a top-3 finish in the Dubai Congestion Management International Competition. Heavily involved in academia, this expert has secured over $3.5 million in university research and grants and has developed a broad range of ...
Expert Witness: E-365379
This expert in traffic accident reconstruction has over 35 years of experience as a traffic and transportation engineer. He received his BS in traffic and transportation engineering from the University of Belgrade, his MS in civil engineering from the University of Zagreb, and his PhD in traffic and transportation engineering from the University of Zagreb. He has published four textbooks and over 60 professional publications on topics in transportation engineering. ...

DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION EXPERT WITNESS CASE STUDIES

Traffic Engineer Opines On Eminent Domain Dispute DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION Expert Case

Traffic Engineer Opines On Eminent Domain Dispute

…  eminent domain dispute. A road project planned by a state department of transportation and a state highway administration was set to cut through the …

Municipal Shuttle Bus Runs Over Morning Commuter DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION Expert Case

Municipal Shuttle Bus Runs Over Morning Commuter

…  in bus safety was sought to speak to the proper operation of these vehicles as well as the training operators should receive with regards to the safety of bystanders and …

Traffic Engineering Expert Witnesses Opine on Multi-Vehicle Tractor Trailer Accident DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION Expert Case

…  vehicles. The accident occurred when a driver lost control of his truck and crashed on the side of the road, with part of the trailer …  plaintiff’s vehicle. The Plaintiff’s estate alleged that department of transportation failed to properly maintain the roadway for …

Structural Engineering Expert Witness Opines on Bridge Construction Dispute DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION Expert Case

…  filed this action in tort against Defendant alleging professional negligence, gross negligence, and/or wantonness. Plaintiff’s claims …  March of 2001, Defendant … contracted with the Alabama Department of Transportation (ALDOT) to serve as the design engineer for the B. …

Construction company involved in bid rigging arrangement DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION Expert Case

…  case involves a company that was a wholly owned subsidiary of a transportation construction, chemical, and petroleum company headquartered …  projects were to be opened by the state transportation department. A cocktail party was held at a local hotel and attended by in-state …