EMS EXPERT WITNESSES

Expert Witness: E-171470
This highly qualified expert has 30+ years in EMS. He earned AS degrees in fire science technology and medical services technology from Indian River Community College. He is a certified EMT, paramedic, and firefighter. He has served as an EMT at Lifeline Ambulance Service Inc. and as a Paramedic at Emergency Medical Consultants Inc. before joining the Indian River County EMS unit in Vero Beach, Florida. There, he served as an EMS paramedic, an EMS lieutenant paramedic, ...
Expert Witness: E-035673
This board certified expert obtained his MD from Creighton University. He then went on to complete a residency in Emergency Medicine at University of Nebraska Medical Center. He finished a fellowship in Emergency Medical Services at Regions Hospital St . Paul, MN. He was elected as a Fellow of the American Academy of Emergency Medicine, and is a member of multiple organizations, such as the National Association of EMS physicians. He is currently the medical director for ...
Expert Witness: E-006677
This licensed paramedic has over 37 years of EMS experience with 22 years in an administrative capacity. In addition, he has a plethora of certifications including EMS instructor, OSHA compliance instructor, and Emergency Vehicle Operator Instructor (EVOC). Finally, he has held several extremely prestigious EMS related positions including the Director of Emergency Management for Portland, CT before opening his own EMS training firm.
Expert Witness: E-500060
This highly-qualified expert has nearly 35 years of experience in internet technology, specializing in mobile operating systems and eCommerce. He earned his BS in computer science from the State University of New York at Buffalo and began his career as a group manager of the Network File System at Sun Microsystems. He then served as the principal engineer and mobility team manager of GO, a mobile computing startup, before accepting a position at Microsoft. While at ...
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-222325
This expert is one of the top specialists in the fields of litigation, legal systems and business risks in the Russian Federation and the former Soviet republics. After graduating from the Moscow University of Finance and Law, he spent ten years working for the Federal Prosecutor's Office of the Russian Federation, rising through the ranks from the position of Senior Investigator to Deputy Prosecutor for the Moscow Region. While at the Federal Prosecutor’s Office, he ...
Expert Witness: E-024079
This extremely qualified expert has years of experience in the development of design and control strategies for hybrid electric vehicles. He received his BS degree in mechanical engineering from Purdue University and both his MS and PhD degrees in mechanical engineering from Stanford University. He has received several honors for his outstanding work, including the Max Bentele Award for engine technology innovation. He has published 50+ refereed journal articles and ...
Expert Witness: E-070096
This well credentialed expert earned his B.S. in Mechanical Engineering from George Washington University, his M.S. in Mechanical Engineering from Virginia Tech, and his Ph.D. in Mechanical Engineering from George Washington University. He has held academic positions at various levels dating back to the 1980s and currently serves as a Professor of Mechanical Engineering and the Department Head for a leading public research university in Virginia. His areas of engineering ...
Expert Witness: E-008720
This expert has experience in wireless communications technologies and the wireless communications market and industry. He began his career in telecommunications in 1970 designing and developing communications networks and systems for large commercial and government organizations. Since 1990, all his work has focused on mobile, cellular, and wireless technologies, standards, spectrum, networks, and services. As an educator, this expert teaches courses covering mobile, ...
Expert Witness: E-144017
This highly qualified expert received his BS in Nursing at Purdue University Calumet and has over 26 years of experience in the field. He has substantial experience in a variety of nursing specialties including trauma, emergency care and transport care. He is a registered nurse in Illinois, Indiana and Texas and has previously worked as Trauma Nurse at Mt. Sinai Hospital Medical Center. In recent years, this expert has worked as Chief Nursing Officer at four regional ...
Expert Witness: E-083384
This qualified expert received his BS in Mechanical Engineering from Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology and his MS in Mechanical Engineering from Purdue University. He is a licensed Indiana Professional Engineer. He has been the recipient of 7 patents related to seat belts and safety seats, and has published 5 journal articles related to vehicle safety. Formerly, he was a Turbopump Test Engineer at Rocketdyne, a manufacturing engineer at Rolls Royce; and a R&D engineer, ...
Expert Witness: E-092139
This highly qualified mechanical engineer has 30+ years of experience in the design and sale of fuel delivery solutions, including background in the automotive, powersport, and military sectors. He earned his B.S in Mechanical Engineering from Lawrence Technological University and also has an M.S. in Administration from Central Michigan University. The expert spent 11 years working for TI Automotive and then joined SiemensVDO as an Engineering Manager in charge of the ...

EMS EXPERT WITNESS CASE STUDIES

EMS Personnel Drops Patient During Ambulance Transfer EMS Expert Case

EMS Personnel Drops Patient During Ambulance Transfer

…  from the community center into the ambulance, the EMS personnel dropped the patient on his side. The impact of the fall caused …  a prolonged hospital stay had he not been dropped by the EMS personnel. An EMS expert was sought to opine on the standard of care while …

Ambulance Accident Causes Transported Patient To Suffer Additional Injuries EMS Expert Case

…  who suffered severe injuries while being transported by EMS. The ambulance was traveling at 65 mph and made a sharp right turn and …  was not properly secured to the stretcher. An expert in EMS transport and ambulance services was sought to review the case and identify …

Patient Dies In Emergency Helicopter Transport Due To Pilot Switch Delay EMS Expert Case

This case involves a 3-year-old girl from a rural town in Minnesota who awoke in the early morning with a headache and emesis. She was brought by ambulance to the local emergency department and immediately intubated. A head CT revealed a cerebral hemorrhag …

Inexperienced Paramedic Incorrectly Intubates Patient EMS Expert Case

Inexperienced Paramedic Incorrectly Intubates Patient

This case involves a middle-aged female with a history of diabetes who suffered cardiac arrest in her home. Emergency medical services arrived on the scene within 15 minutes and the decision was made to intubate the patient. The paramedic who int …

Radiofrequency Ablation Patient Suffers Cerebral Hypoxia EMS Expert Case

Radiofrequency Ablation Patient Suffers Cerebral Hypoxia

…  but did not have proper equipment to do so effectively. EMS did not arrive until 15 minutes after the patient coded and the surgeon’s resuscitation efforts were not working. EMS were able to intubate him but his oxygen saturation had reached dangerously …

Hotel Management Experts Opine on Negligent Response to Medical Emergency EMS Expert Case

This case involves a middle-aged man who suffered a serious brain injury while staying in a hotel. On the date of the incident in question, the man checked in to the hotel in the morning, and planned to stay in the room by himself for several days while at …

Delayed Treatment for Spinal Cord Injury Leaves Patient Paralyzed EMS Expert Case

…  involves a 70-year-old patient who suffered a severe fall. EMS noted limited motion to all of her extremities and transported the patient …  center to another facility approximately 8-hours later by EMS. The plaintiff arrived to the facility at approximately 6-hours after …

EMS Ambulance Driver Hits and Severely Injures Pedestrian EMS Expert Case

EMS Ambulance Driver Hits and Severely Injures Pedestrian

This case takes place in New Hampshire and involves a woman who was walking when she was hit by an ambulance. She sustained a multitude of serious injuries as a result of the collision. The ambulance’s lights and sirens were not on and therefore the ped …