MAINTENANCE EXPERT WITNESSES

Expert Witness: E-363466
This highly qualified accident reconstructionist has extensive professional experience in his field. After finishing his BS in mechanical engineering at Florida State University, this expert went on to become certified as a professional engineer in Florida and Illinois. Additionally, he is an accredited traffic accident reconstructionist. He is a member of multiple professional organizations, including the Truck Trailer Manufacturers Association and the American Society ...
Expert Witness: E-167730
This qualified expert earned his Associates in Engineering from the Hutchinson Community Jr. College and has completed additional coursework in engineering and business from Oklahoma State University and air conditioning courses from Tyler Jr. College. This expert has certifications in stationary engineering, boiler operations, and refrigerant recovery. He is a member of various professional organizations such as the Refrigeration Service Engineers Society and the ...
Expert Witness: E-114038
This expert attended Yakima Valley College and has numerous other college credits in various areas of study associated with transportation and highway maintenance. He has experience and extensive knowledge in Deicer Products, Specifications, Testing and Use, and The Design and Build of Liquid Deicer Manufacturing Systems. He also has experience and knowledge in equipment operations and the management of same. This expert was one of the four Federal Highways Ice Warriors ...
Expert Witness: E-169404
This expert has more than 20 years of hospitality and guest ranch experience, having served as the General Manager of properties including airport hotels, boutique hotels, and outdoor camping resorts. The National Association of RV Parks & Campgrounds awarded his facility with the Campground of the Year award in 2016.
Expert Witness: E-061535
This expert specializes in design, maintenance, construction observation, surveying for design, utility coordination, and design of storm sewers / sanitary sewers / water mains / roadways / parking lots. He brings over 40 years of engineering design and project management experience from positions held in both the public and private sectors. He has worked for a railway company managing track and utility construction/maintenance, for City Government doing infrastructure ...
Expert Witness: E-168277
This expert has almost 10 years of technical experience with traffic signals. He is a certified senior field technician and certified in work zone safety by the International Municipal Signal Association. He spent 8 years as a traffic signal technician at Siemens. In this role, he was responsible for maintaining multiple cities and counties traffic signals, installing and programming video detection cameras, conflict monitor testing, and signal turn-ons. His training in ...
Expert Witness: E-174552
This expert has served as a heavy equipment mechanic and maintenance specialist for over 30 years. He is ASE certified in 8 different areas as a Medium/Heavy Truck Technician and 5 areas as an Automotive Technician. He is a former mechanic for the Utah Transit Authority where he performed maintenance and repairs in a variety of areas including suspensions, rotors, brake systems, and hydraulic systems. He also served as a mechanic at Sunroc Construction and Materials ...
Expert Witness: E-070880
This expert started his aviation career in 1990 while serving in the US Marine Corps as a jet engine mechanic on the CH-53 helicopter. Upon reporting to his duty station, he was selected to fill a security detachment, answered the call of duty and served in the Gulf war. He has since immersed himself into the world of Light Sport Aviation. He is one of very few Rotax engine experts on the continent, this coupled with his talents to problem solve and trouble shoot make ...
Expert Witness: E-058109
This expert has over 40 years of trucking industry management experience in the Midwest region plus five years industry sales experience. He has been the Director of Maintenance for Schneider Transport, Inc., J. B. Hunt, Ruan Transportation, and Prime where he oversaw fleet logistics and maintenance, as well as coordinated all operational aspects from presentation, planning, implementation, on-site training, and MegaQuality Reporting.
Expert Witness: E-033455
This expert has 40+ years of experience in the trucking and logistics industry, with the bulk of his experience in fleet maintenance. He has consulted for actors in the logistics space and is comfortable working with attorneys. For two decades he served as the director of maintenance for what was at the time the country's fourth largest freight tucking company: A-P-A Trucking. Later in his career, his skills have contributed to the fleet operation and growth of several ...
Expert Witness: E-018557
This highly qualified expert currently serves as Director of Facilities at a major casino and hotel. He oversees the facilities maintenance department that is comprised of 100 team members that include 71 EVS attendants, 2 construction & development project managers, 2 waste water technicians, and 20 facilities team members. One of his major accomplishments includes designing, developing, and implementing a safety program for the facilities department. He is a member of ...
Expert Witness: E-019310
This highly qualified expert earned her BA in Government & International Relations from Clark University and has been serving in facilities management for approximately 8 years. She has held various facilities management positions, starting as a facilities representative and working her way up to management. She formerly served as a Facilities Representative with Starbucks, a Facilities Coordinator with Expedia, and currently serves as a Facilities Manager at a major ...

MAINTENANCE EXPERT WITNESS CASE STUDIES

Mason Jar Inexplicably Shatters Prompting Product Liability Lawsuit MAINTENANCE Expert Case

This product liability case involves a man who sliced his right hand while opening up a glass mason jar. He had purchased a set of 6 mason jars at a local wholesale retailer. The jars came with the metal lids and plastic seals already on. The plaintiff ha …

Unsafe Retail Display Injures Customer MAINTENANCE Expert Case

Unsafe Retail Display Injures Customer

This case involves a man who was injured when several boxes fell from a mounted floor display as he was selecting one. As he went to select one of the boxes on the top shelf, several of them follow causing him to suffer severe lacerations to his arm and s …

Faulty Parking Lot Design Allegedly Causes Pedestrian Accident MAINTENANCE Expert Case

This case involves an elderly plaintiff who suffered injuries after being hit by a car that was driving in a supermarket parking lot. The plaintiff was walking through the parking lot owned by the defendant. The parking lot was designed in such a way that …

Poor Truck Maintenance Allegedly Causes Brake Failure MAINTENANCE Expert Case

Poor Truck Maintenance Allegedly Causes Brake Failure

…  multiple times within several weeks.  An expert in truck maintenance was sought to explain whether or not improper maintenance may lead to the increased wear and tear of the brake pads and …

Negligent Forklift Maintenance Causes Fatal Warehouse Accident MAINTENANCE Expert Case

…  defendant warehouse company failed to perform adequate maintenance on the forklifts in use and were negligent in inspecting and replacing tires on the forklift. An expert in forklift maintenance was sought to speak to industry upkeep standard and how to …

Elderly Man Injured After Falling On Freshly Resurfaced Ice MAINTENANCE Expert Case

Elderly Man Injured After Falling On Freshly Resurfaced Ice

This case involves an elderly man suffered severe injuries while ice skating at a public ice rink. The man was skating with his grandchildren during a “free skate” session at the rink in question. The ice had been resurfaced by a Zamboni 5 minutes before …

Woman Loses Toe In Retail Store Escalator Accident MAINTENANCE Expert Case

Woman Loses Toe In Retail Store Escalator Accident

…  potential safety risks. An expert in escalator design and maintenance was sought to examine this escalator and opine on what caused the …