GUARDRAIL EXPERT WITNESSES

Expert Witness: E-025459
This highly qualified expert has a strong background in the design, development, and implementation of roadside safety hardware. He received his MS degree in Mechanical Engineering and his doctoral degree in Civil Engineering from the University of Nebraska and is a certified professional engineer in three states. He is a diplomat of the American College of Forensic Examiners and a member of various professional associations, including the American Society of Mechanical ...

GUARDRAIL EXPERT WITNESS CASE STUDIES

Defective Highway Barrier Leads to Fatal Crash GUARDRAIL Expert Case

Defective Highway Barrier Leads to Fatal Crash

This roadside safety case involves a middle-aged man who suffered fatal injuries from a head-on crash that occurred while he was driving on the interstate. At the time of the accident, the man had been driving on the interior lane of a three lane highway  …

Railroad Conductor Suffers Electric Shock Injury GUARDRAIL Expert Case

Railroad Conductor Suffers Electric Shock Injury

…  a coworker enter the car. He used his other hand to hold a guardrail at the station, outside of the train car. He received a significant …

Unsafe Ladder Causes Life-Threatening Fall GUARDRAIL Expert Case

Unsafe Ladder Causes Life-Threatening Fall

This case takes place in Georgia and involves a building maintenance technician who was injured by a fall while working on a residential building. The Plaintiff was an employee of a property management company that had been retained by the property owner t …

Dangerous Bike Path Causes Fatal Accident GUARDRAIL Expert Case

Dangerous Bike Path Causes Fatal Accident

…  nor were there any signs warning of the drop-off or guardrails to prevent riders from falling over the edge. The plaintiff rode …

Construction Worker Falls From Unsafe Scaffolding GUARDRAIL Expert Case

Construction Worker Falls From Unsafe Scaffolding

This case takes place in South Carolina and involves a man who was injured falling from scaffolding which allegedly had inadequate safety measures in place, with improperly fitted rivets that could not sustain the structure. The scaffolding was used by a  …

HVAC Contractor Injured After Fall on Job Site GUARDRAIL Expert Case

HVAC Contractor Injured After Fall on Job Site

…  not back near the rear or side of the air handler, and the guardrail chain and post system was not installed and chain and uprights were …

Worker Falls Through Skylight; Expert Says Codes Were Violated GUARDRAIL Expert Case

Plaintiff was working on rooftop equipment at a beverage facility when he fell through a skylight. The roof had recently been remodeled and hundreds of skylights were added. He sued the property manager, the general contractor, the project manager and the  …