SAFEGUARDING EXPERT WITNESSES

Expert Witness: E-057665
This engineering expert earned his Bachelors Degree in Industrial Engineering from Purdue University. He is a member of numerous ANSI Standards Committees and various prestigious professional societies. His areas of expertise include; design of factories and production efficiency; product and industrial design and warnings; machine guarding; analysis of safety codes and requirements; ladder design; construction workplace safety; human factors; and failure analysis.
Expert Witness: E-029200
This extremely qualified expert has years of experience in human factors, machine design and systems methodologies as they apply to the prevention of injury involving industrial and agricultural equipment. He received his MEA degree from George Washington University and his PhD degree in industrial engineering from West Virginia University. He is a member of multiple professional associations, including the American Society of Safety Engineers and the System Safety ...
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 ...

SAFEGUARDING EXPERT WITNESS CASE STUDIES

Worker Suffers Permanent Injuries in Loading Dock Accident SAFEGUARDING Expert Case

Worker Suffers Permanent Injuries in Loading Dock Accident

This case involves a warehouse employee who suffered permanent and debilitating injuries due to an allegedly defective loading dock design. On the date of the incident in question, the worker had been tasked with unloading a trailer full of avocados that h …

Industrial Safety Experts Discuss Evaporator Tank Cleaning Accident SAFEGUARDING 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 …

Experts Discuss Occupational Exposure to Toxins in Oil Refinery Workers SAFEGUARDING Expert Case

This case involves a number of workers who claimed that they were exposed to a number of highly toxic substances during their employment at a large petroleum processing facility. The facility in question was undergoing an extensive modernization refit thro …

Bank Accused of Abetting Ponzi Scheme SAFEGUARDING Expert Case

Bank Accused of Abetting Ponzi Scheme

The Securities and Exchange Commission asserted that a company and its many affiliates raised nearly $500 million through a Ponzi scheme, scamming their customers into giving them money and ripping them off in the process. The company filed for Chapter 11  …

Hedge fund administrator ignores red flags of Ponzi scheme SAFEGUARDING Expert Case

This case involves an alleged Ponzi scheme at a hedge fund in which approximately 30 investors lost between $250,000 and $300,000 each, for total losses of about $10 million. The fund’s investment manager chose to invest in unknown companies, rather than …