INDUSTRIALS EXPERT WITNESSES

Expert Witness: E-113721
This expert has more than 16 years of experience conducting job analyses to address employment law compliance issues. She gained her BA in sociology at the University of California, Berkeley and her MS in organizational development at the University of San Francisco. Currently, she is a Director in the Labor and Employment Practice at Berkeley Research Group. She was formerly an organizational consultant at The Empower Group and Right Management as well as the vice ...
Expert Witness: E-031971
This expert researches how people access and respond to safety and health risk information, examining the effectiveness of consumer product and industrial equipment warnings. He earned his Bachelor's degree in Mass Communication from Kansas State University and both his Master's and doctoral degrees in Communication Studies from the University of Kansas. He has published his scholarly findings on the effectiveness of product warning labels and the communication of risk. ...
Expert Witness: E-052652
This highly qualified expert has extensive background in construction management, design architecture, and forensic consulting. He earned his B.S. in Architectural Technology from the New York Institute of Technology; he is a New York State Registered Architect, a Board Certified Construction Manager and CCM Subject Area Expert with the Construction Management Association of America (CMCI). The expert works as the Managing Architect for a New York City school ...
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-013077
This expert is a former public-company executive who now consults as a forensic engineer for patents, accidents, and commercial matters. His 40 year career spans industrial, oilfield, and medical interests, both domestic and international. His expertise includes electrical and electronic engineering, industrial computers, and automated control systems. He has qualified several times as an expert witness in US Federal Court, most notably in the Deepwater Horizon / BP oil ...
Expert Witness: E-006707
This highly qualified engineer has over 15 years of consumer products engineering experience. He has held many prestigious positions at such companies as Electrolux and General Electric and currently owns and is a lead engineer of a highly successful electronics design firm.

INDUSTRIALS EXPERT WITNESS CASE STUDIES

Insufficiently Trained Forklift Driver Causes Fatal Accident INDUSTRIALS Expert Case

This case involves a fatal forklift accident in an industrial storage warehouse. The forklift driver was driving in an unsafe manner while unloading storage crates at a distribution center. The forklift driver backed up into the plaintiff loader and knocke …

Engineering Design Flaw Blamed For Brewery Construction Complications INDUSTRIALS Expert Case

This case involves the design and construction of a microbrewery in Massachusetts. The microbrewery project director hired a construction company who claimed to have extensive experience designing and constructing this type of facility. The constructio …

Industrial Safety Experts Discuss Evaporator Tank Cleaning Accident INDUSTRIALS Expert Case

This case involves a man who was injured while cleaning the inside of an evaporator tank at a large brewing company in New Hampshire. He was cleaning the tank to remove calcified material that had collected over time. There was no inspection or cleaning p …

Industrial Crane Accident Results in Severe Injuries INDUSTRIALS Expert Case

Industrial Crane Accident Results in Severe Injuries

This case involves a crane accident. The plaintiff provided contract work for the defendant manufacturing facility. The facility operated hoists and cranes picking up storage containers up to one ton in weight. The containers are maneuvered onto a tram tha …

Natural Gas Expert Witness Opines on Odorization System Defect INDUSTRIALS Expert Case

Background This case arises from Plaintiffs’ complaints of a “rotten egg” odor emitted from a natural gas facility neighboring their home. Defendants moved for summary judgment, asserting Plaintiff’s claims are barred by the Restrictive Covenant they sign …

Factory Worker is Electrocuted by Machinery INDUSTRIALS Expert Case

Factory Worker is Electrocuted by Machinery

This case takes place in New York and involves a contractor who was electrocuted at a bicycle factory. The plaintiff was contracted to repair machines at the defendant factory, working several years as an electrician for large manufacturers. On this occas …

Forklift Accident at Construction Site Causes Permanent Injuries INDUSTRIALS Expert Case

This case takes place in Ohio and involves a forklift accident at a construction site resulting in injury. The defendant’s foreman instructed the plaintiff, a carpenter who was overseeing a particular aspect of the building site, to supervise the offloadin …