INJURY BIOMECHANICS EXPERT WITNESSES

Expert Witness: E-372883
This expert has over 30 years of experience in biomechanical engineering. He earned a BS and MS in engineering mechanics, as well as a PhD in applied mechanics in bioengineering, from the University of Wisconsin - Madison. He has published over 80 peer-reviewed journal articles, books and book chapters and holds privileges as a peer-reviewer for several biomechanical engineering journals. In addition, he is a member of numerous professional societies including the ...
Expert Witness: E-059061
This highly qualified expert in biomechanics has over 20 years of professional experience in areas such as use of force, bulletproof vests, sports, and many more. She received her BS in nursing from Nazareth College, her MS in bioengineering from the University of Michigan and her MS in mechanical engineering from Wayne State University. This expert then went on to complete her PhD in biomedical engineering from Wayne State University. She is a member of various ...
Expert Witness: E-059155
This expert in biomechanical engineering has studied typical and perturbed patterns of postural and gait initiation and computational biomechanics of the human finger. She has used her biomechanics acumen to assist in the development of: a shock-resistant mission module support system and energy absorbing and crashworthy seats for helicopters. Her efforts assisted in redefining the recommended lumbar load tolerances for improving the crashworthiness of seating in naval ...
Expert Witness: E-026336
This qualified electric shock expert obtained his BS and MS in Bioengineering and Engineering Science from Stanford University and his PhD in Biomedical Engineering from Duke University. He is a Certified Professional Engineer and is a member of multiple engineering and bioengineering associations. The expert has published 75+ articles on electric shock and medical devices. He is an Emeritus Professor of Biomedical Engineering at a top university in the South and remains ...
Expert Witness: E-169102
This expert earned his BS at Duke University, and his PhD in Biomedical Engineering at the University of Virginia. He has received $268,003 in funded support, and has been involved in the writing of 10 grant proposals for research in his field. He has authored 12 publications, and serves as a reviewer for several scientific journals, including the Journal of Biomechanical Engineering. He is an active member of both the Orthopaedic Research Society, as well as the ...
Expert Witness: E-043695
This expert in the biomechanics of the human spine earned his undergraduate degree from the University of Pennsylvania and his doctorate in biomedical engineering from Duke University, where he researched spinal trauma. In recognition of his scholarly contributions, the Orthopedic Trauma Association granted him the 'Best Paper' award for his work on spine trauma and the spine's response to loads. He has served as a reviewer for the both the 'Journal of Biomechanics' and ...
Expert Witness: E-063727
This expert received his MSc and PhD in Biomechanics from the University of Waterloo (Canada), and followed up with a Post-Doctoral Fellowship in Mobility at Toronto Rehab Institute/Sunnybrook Hospital/University of Toronto. He has over 25 years of experience in biomechanics and kinesiology of human movement. His clinical and research work has included orthotics & prosthetics, footwear, back injury, and neurological disorders (cerebral palsy, myelomeningocele, stroke, ...
Expert Witness: E-061074
This expert specializes in injury biomechanics and automotive accident reconstruction. An alumnus of Texas A&M University's bioengineering program, he has 20+ years of accident analysis experience. In addition to consulting, he is involved in the research and testing of automotive bumper systems, having conducted numerous vehicular test collisions with human test subjects.
Expert Witness: E-016241
This expert's major practice area involves the scientific investigation of accidents resulting in injury. He utilizes the information provided by injuries and mechanical failure of objects to reconstruct the events of an accident and answer questions related to liability. He holds a BS and MS in Mechanical Engineering from Michigan State University and a PhD in Biomedical Engineering from Drexel University. This expert is a licensed professional engineer and has ...

INJURY BIOMECHANICS EXPERT WITNESS CASE STUDIES

Can Biomechanics Experts Opine On Medical Causation? Texas District Court Says No INJURY BIOMECHANICS Expert Case

…  2018 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 155838 This personal injury case involves a plaintiff who sustained injuries when she was struck by …  United Airlines, Inc., and Air Serv Corporation retained a biomechanics expert with both educational degrees and plenty of career experience in biomechanics, injury consistency, and accident reconstruction. Pending before the court was …

Child Is Thrown From Chairlift At Ski Resort INJURY BIOMECHANICS Expert Case

Child Is Thrown From Chairlift At Ski Resort

This case involves a 12-year-old child who was thrown out of a moving chairlift at a ski resort. An employee of the ski resort was on his board in an area that had been cornered off for skiing. While on his board, he slid into the child’s path of travel wh …

Car Slides Off Carrier Trailer Causing Highway Accident INJURY BIOMECHANICS Expert Case

Car Slides Off Carrier Trailer Causing Highway Accident

…  and sustained significant whiplash injuries. An expert in injury biomechanics was sought to discuss the long term effects of whiplash on the …

Movie Set Collapses Permanently Injuring High-Profile Actor INJURY BIOMECHANICS Expert Case

Movie Set Collapses Permanently Injuring High-Profile Actor

…  case involves the injury of a high-profile actor on the set of a movie being filmed in Los …  from a significant height. He suffered a traumatic brain injury from the impact as well as spinal injuries. As a result of his injuries, the actor was unable to continue working on the movie. A biomechanics expert was sought to calculate the force of impact and the extent …

Mechanical Engineer Evaluates Cause Of Roller Coaster Injury INJURY BIOMECHANICS Expert Case

This case involves a child who suffered head injuries while riding a roller coaster. The boy met the height and weight requirement for the coast in question. While the roller coaster went back and forth, the child hit his head several times on the seat …

Child’s Car Seat Blamed for Fatal Outcome of Car Crash INJURY BIOMECHANICS Expert Case

Child’s Car Seat Blamed for Fatal Outcome of Car Crash

This case involves a toddler who was killed in a car accident. On the date of the incident in question, the child was riding in the back seat of her family’s car when her father, who was driving, lost control of the vehicle after hitting a large patch of b …