SAFETY EXPERT WITNESSES

Expert Witness Directory: E-348063
This highly qualified expert has over 45 years of experience in the industrial hygiene and occupational health field. He earned his BS in chemistry and biology from the University of Alabama followed by an MS in environmental health engineering from the University of Cincinnati. He is a certified safety professional and certified industrial hygienist, as well as a licensed professional engineer. He is active in his field as a member of numerous professional societies, ...
Expert Witness Directory: E-294585
This highly qualified, seasoned stone professional has over 30 years of experience in the stone industry. His skills include geology and stone identification, material sourcing, handling and transporting of fabricated stone, international business, OSHA compliance, business administration and management, as stone forensics. He received his BA from Syracuse University and is an accredited fabricator by the National Stone Institute. He is a member of the National Stone ...
Expert Witness Directory: E-180725
This expert has over 40 years of experience in maritime safety. He earned his BS in nautical science at the maine maritime academy, and has completed a number of advanced maritime safety training courses. He holds several licenses and certifications, including one as a Management and Vessel Responsible Carrier Program Auditor. He previously spent over 20 years as a master aboard numerous ocean vessels working worldwide, and then served as the principle surveyor at ...
Expert Witness Directory: E-328995
This expert has nearly 30 years of experience in safety management specializing in the maritime and construction industries. After serving with the US Coast Guard for 6 years, he went on to work as a safety engineer for U.S. Marine, Powerwave Technologies, Zee Medical, and PTI. He also served as a forensic investigator for the Maryland Office of the Chief Medical Examiner. He is certified as an OSHA maritime instructor, as well as an authorized OSHA instructor for the ...
Expert Witness Directory: E-346465
This highly qualified occupational safety and health expert has over thirty years of experience. He earned his BS in occupational safety and health from Columbia Southern University. He is a board certified safety professional, environmental safety and health trainer, and construction health and safety technician. This expert is also a certified hazardous materials manager. He is a member of the American Society of Safety Engineers, the National Safety Management ...
Expert Witness Directory: E-320735
This highly qualified expert earned his BSEd from Louisiana State University, his MEd from Southeastern Louisiana University, and his PhD from Louisiana State University, as well. He is a member of the Louisiana Association of School Executives and the International Association of Laboratory Schools and has been published over ten times. Formerly, he served as an assistant professor in the department of educational foundations, leadership, and technology at Auburn ...
Expert Witness Directory: E-311404
This highly qualified expert has over 28 years of waste management operational and safety expertise. He earned his BA in business and managerial leadership from Washington State University and his MBA in managerial leadership from City University of Seattle. He is a FEMA certified disaster management, waste, and transportation program responder. This expert is a member of the Solid Waste Association of North America and the National Industrial Transportation League. He ...
Expert Witness Directory: E-300743
This qualified expert received his BA from Valparaiso University and is a licensed OSHA trainer for numerous courses. He has managed various construction safety projects including the installation and modification of industrial equipment valued at over a billion dollars. Formerly, he served as a night safety manager for Gallagher Kaiser at General Motors and as a safety manager for NKC American at Toyota Motor Manufacturing. He currently is the safety manager for a ...
Expert Witness Directory: E-085764
This expert has hove 40 years of experience in the field of trucking. He studied automotive technology a the College of the Canyons, and served as an apprentice automotive mechanic at Volkswagen, Porsche, and Audi. He has continued to participate in in ongoing trainings offered in his field. He has previously served as a heavy equipment mechanic for the California Division of Highways, and as a Motor Carrier Specialist for the California Highway Patrol. He currently ...
Expert Witness Directory: E-118797
This martial arts expert graduated from Nottingham Trent Universitywith a BS in Sports Science, Administration and Coaching and went on to earn a Master’s degree in Applied Sports Science at Indiana University, where he later served on the faculty. He began his martial arts career in England, where he gained rank in Western Kickboxing. During his time with the Indiana University Martial Arts Program he began training Hapkido and Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu and received his ...
Expert Witness Directory: E-016419
This expert has extensive experience in general contracting, plumbing, electrical/mechanical construction, and demolition. He is currently a Manager & Safety Officer for a consulting and general contracting business. The expert previously served as a Vice President & Safety Officer in the Mechanical Division at PM&M Electric. He maintains an active California Contractor's License and an active Arizona Commercial Electrical Contractor's License.
Expert Witness Directory: E-098683
A certified leisure professional and playground safety inspector, this expert is also a nationally acknowledged expert in the area of playground safety. She has made presentations both nationally and internationally on playground design and safety, and is the author /co author of over 150 articles on playgrounds and children’s play. This expert has held numerous leadership and committee assignments in national professional organizations, including the American ...

SAFETY EXPERT WITNESS CASE STUDIES

Child Is Fatally Crushed By Gym Weight In Retail Store Accident SAFETY Expert Case

This case involves a child who was fatally crushed by a gym weight in a retail department store. The child was roughhousing in the fitness section of the store with another child. The child was then pushed into the shelves in the aisle and the force caused …

Improper Parking Of Commercial Truck Causes Multi-Car Crash SAFETY Expert Case

This case involves a commercial truck that caused a multi-car crash on a highway. The commercial truck driver had parked the vehicle on the side of the highway within less than 100 feet of an intersection. Upon parking, the truck driver did not p …

Amusement Park Ride Malfunction Kills Young Woman SAFETY Expert Case

Amusement Park Ride Malfunction Kills Young Woman

This case involves the death of a 25-year-old female amusement park patron. The patron was riding one of the most popular rides roller coasters in the park along with 29 other amusement park patrons when suddenly the ride malfunctioned. The gondola filled  …

Defective Escalator Prematurely Resumes Service Causing Injuries SAFETY Expert Case

This case involves an elderly woman that was injured on an escalator while shopping with her granddaughter. When they arrived at the mall, the escalator at the main entrance was out of order. When they were returning to their car, the escalator was back i …

Freight Broker Allegedly Liable For Truck Collision SAFETY Expert Case

Freight Broker Allegedly Liable For Truck Collision

This case involves a vehicle collision that occurred when the driver of a large rig hauling 2 overloaded trailers of freight lost control of the vehicle causing it to roll. The driver and the passenger were both killed in the incident. The truck, which all …

Construction Site Fails To Reroute Pedestrians Causing Two Fatalities SAFETY Expert Case

This case involves two 8-year-old girls who were struck by a dump truck in the crosswalk near their elementary school. Several hours after the school day ended, the girls were riding scooters on the sidewalk. At the time, half of the street was blocked off …

Forklift Driver Without OSHA Training Causes Fatal Accident SAFETY Expert Case

Forklift Driver Without OSHA Training Causes Fatal Accident

This case involves a construction site manager that was working at a luxury apartment complex in California. At the time of the incident, the site manager was on the third floor of the building, which did not have windows yet. A forklift was used from  …