RETAIL STORE EXPERT WITNESSES

Expert Witness: E-060649
This expert specializes in safety/loss prevention, training and facility maintenance, safety program design & development, and retail management. He has more than 20 years of experience serving with retail/wholesale industry leaders, including The Home Depot, Sears, Kohl's, and C&S Wholesale Grocers. Currently, this expert is the owner of a private retail safety consulting firm.
Expert Witness: E-023913
This highly qualified expert has been responsible for hiring and training thousands of people and dozens of service providers for the companies that he has been in charge of and he has 20+ years of experience with big box retail establishments. He has been trained at Stanford University and at the Harvard Negotiation Institute and is a Director at the National Retail Federation. He is the former CEO at United Retail Group and the former Executive Vice President and Chief ...
Expert Witness: E-010216
This highly qualified and experience gemologist is a Graduate Gemologist (GG) from the Gemological Institute of America and an Accredited Senior Appraiser (ASA) with the American Society Appraisers. He is one of the few Master Gemologist Appraisers in the U.S. He has served as an expert witness in many high profile cases and observes the Code of Ethics of the American Society of Appraisers and all documents and services offered are provided in conformity with the Uniform ...
Expert Witness: E-009330
This expert specializes in gas station and convenience store operations, management, and safety, with specific focus on site valuations, operating procedures, capital and expense management. He earned a BS in Chemical Engineering from Cornell University and a MBA in Finance from Drexel University. He has 37 years of experience in the downstream petroleum refining and marketing industry with ARCO and BP. As President of BP West Coast Products, LLC and Vice President ...
Expert Witness: E-055442
This expert is a specialist in vehicle incursion accidents. He has led studies on how frequently they occur, their common causes, and the most frequent design or construction failures which lead to them. Has worked to create the largest national database for accidents on private property outside of the insurance industry. For almost twenty years, he has worked closely with people in government, industry, academia, and the commercial property/retail market to ...
Expert Witness: E-060461
This visual merchandising professional recently served as the Vice President of Visual Merchandising & Store Design for all Carter's and OshKosh B'gosh stores. He held this role from 2007 until 2016 and was responsible for the design and visual merchandising in 400 new stores. He also developed and trained field leaders in store merchandising standards. Previously, the expert served as an Associate Vice President of Visual Merchandising for Victoria's Secret and as the ...
Expert Witness: E-011654
This highly qualified gas station expert has 25+ years of industry experience. Currently, he is the founder and owner of a gas station consulting service that specializes in service station construction, conversion of bays to c-stores, and franchise valuation. He served for 20 years as a Mobil Oil retailer with whom he earned the 42nd highest gasoline volume service station ranking as well as numerous awards for excellence and station appearance. This expert is a member ...
Expert Witness: E-058443
This licensed, WA pharmacist currently practices in the community setting at a large retail establishment. A member of the American Pharmacists Association, he has previously worked for commercial enterprises such as Walmart, Target, Walgreen's, and CVS, as well as in clinical environments such as St Luke's Episcopal Hospital in Texas. In addition to his current role as a pharmacy manager, he also lectures on pharmacy regulation at a WA community college.
Expert Witness: E-045034
This expert was employed by USDOL/OSHA for 20 years. Following that federal service, he became a self-employed safety consultant in 1992. He is in the 25th year of that practice. He is the author of a textbook on OSHA and safety regulations. More than 350 of his articles, columns, and Q&As have been published in newsletters, magazines, etc. This expert specializes in hazard recognition and abatement, site inspection, accident/incident investigation, and citation ...

RETAIL STORE EXPERT WITNESS CASE STUDIES

Seasoned Retail Safety Expert Usurps Role Of Trial Judge RETAIL STORE Expert Case

Seasoned Retail Safety Expert Usurps Role Of Trial Judge

…  she tripped and fell on a display platform at a Target store. The plaintiff retained a retail architecture and safety expert who opined that Target’s display was …

Employment Expert Discusses Retail Training Protocol RETAIL STORE Expert Case

Employment Expert Discusses Retail Training Protocol

…  case involves an incident that occurred in retail pharmacy. The day before the incident, a woman wearing a hoodie and …  baby formula walking in the family planning aisle of the store. Without consulting the supervising pharmacist, the technician called the police. When law enforcement arrived at the store, they attacked the woman, putting her into handcuffs. The woman resisted …

Unsafe Retail Display Injures Customer RETAIL STORE Expert Case

Unsafe Retail Display Injures Customer

…  for a customer to hold or position back into place. A retail safety expert was sought to review the case and opine on proper display …

Grocery Store Employees Fail To Correct Safety Hazard RETAIL STORE Expert Case

Grocery Store Employees Fail To Correct Safety Hazard

…  cane who tripped over the corner of a carpet at a grocery store in Nevada. The corner of the carpet had been flipped up and the man …  wrists. Video surveillance of the premises shows several store employees passing by the carpeted area in the hour and a half before the …

Woman Loses Toe In Retail Store Escalator Accident RETAIL STORE Expert Case

Woman Loses Toe In Retail Store Escalator Accident

…  an injury that occurred on an escalator at a department store. A woman who was wearing sandals was ascending to the third floor of the store. As she was getting off the escalator, the escalator suffered a sharp …

Child Slips On Mixed Surface Flooring In Department Store RETAIL STORE Expert Case

…  injury after a slip and fall incident in a department store. The child was running in the kitchen and bath section of the store which had combination flooring. From the base of the main aisle inwards …

Grocery Store Staff Fail To Promptly Clear Spill RETAIL STORE Expert Case

Grocery Store Staff Fail To Promptly Clear Spill

…  vision who was seriously injured from a fall in a grocery store. A group of rowdy children had dropped a gallon of milk and …

Toddler Seriously Injured By Improperly Stacked Boxes At Large Retailer RETAIL STORE Expert Case

…  case involves a toddler at a large bix box retail store who wandered into an aisle where boxes were being unloaded. There were 6 …  serious injuries and subsequent brain damage. An expert in retail safety was sought to discuss best practices for stacking, leaving stacks …