DIVING EXPERT WITNESSES

Expert Witness: E-070829
This seasoned expert has been involved in the diving industry since the 1970s. He earned his B.S. in Mechanical Engineering from the University of California, Santa Barbara and also completed additional graduate work in Human Physiology and Exercise Physiology at both California State University, Long Beach and California State University, San Diego. The expert is certified as a Scuba Instructor by the National Association of Underwater Instructors, the Los Angeles ...
Expert Witness: E-025611
This physical education and fitness equipment expert has over 30 years of industry consulting experience. He has a Doctor of Education from the University of Houston and has held numerous professorships over the course of his career. Most recently, the expert was a tenured Professor and the Chair of Human Performance and Sport at Metropolitan State College of Denver. He has published 80+ peer-reviewed articles. This expert is a Certified Forensic Consultant by the ...
Expert Witness: E-004668
This expert has several awards such as the USPA Gold, Diamond, and Double Diamond parachutist / skydiver badges, qualifying him as an expert in these two fields of extreme sports. He is highly knowledgeable of the safety regulations of each sport, as he serves as safety adviser and examiner for several committees. He also has several publications and held seminars on skydiving & flying safety issues.
Expert Witness: E-007039
This double board certified expert in urgent care has been practicing for nearly 15 years. A former final base hospital Commander during Operation Iraqi Freedom and holder of a Masters of Medical Management degree, this doctor has extensive experience overseeing urgent care facilities. He is currently the Regional Medical Director for a top medical university's urgent care division as well as a Staff Physician at an urgent care center. This expert also serves as the ...

DIVING EXPERT WITNESS CASE STUDIES

Lack Of Aquatic Safety Signage Causes Diving Accident DIVING Expert Case

Lack Of Aquatic Safety Signage Causes Diving Accident

…  head first into the water. The water was too shallow for diving and the girl hit her head. As a result of the impact, the girl became …  no signs anywhere indicating shallow water or prohibiting diving. An expert in aquatic safety was sought to review this case and opine on …

Commercial Diver Suffers Severe Infection Due to Untreated Wound DIVING Expert Case

This case involves an injury to a commercial diver during a repair to an oil rig in the Gulf of Mexico, during which he sustained a cut on his hand. The individual began experiencing pain and throbbing in his hand, reported it to his employer, and asked to …

Competitive Swimmer is Paralyzed During Swim Practice DIVING Expert Case

Competitive Swimmer is Paralyzed During Swim Practice

…  in shallow water in the university pool while using diving blocks. While diving, the plaintiff fractured his spine and is now paraplegic, and has had …

Man is Injured by Broken Glass in Pool DIVING Expert Case

Man is Injured by Broken Glass in Pool

This case takes place in Massachusetts and involves a man who suffered injuries from a glass shard that was present at the bottom of a swimming pool in a large water park. The man had been relaxing by the side of a large pool when he decided to take a swi …

Man Paralyzed After Diving Into Sports Pool DIVING Expert Case

Man Paralyzed After Diving Into Sports Pool

This case involves a man who was invited by a friend to go for a swim in a pool owned by two homeowners who the friend knew. The man entered the south shallow end of the pool through full-width stairs and felt the slope of the bottom giving downward to …