TRAILER 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-220217
This expert has more than 25 years of experience in the paratransit field. Her work was fundamental to the LIFT Paratransit Service operated by the Tri-County Metropolitan Transportation District (TriMet) in Portland, Oregon. Before her career in paratransit, she worked as a long haul truck diver and a district maintenance manager for a trucking company operating in several US states and western Canada. She earned her Bachelor's degree from Marylhurst University 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-069885
This expert is a professional engineer specializing in the investigation and reconstruction of motor vehicle collisions, with a background in mechanical and a civil engineering. He has been working in the engineering and accident reconstruction fields since 1982. He has analyzed in excess of 800 accidents involving cars, tractor-trailers, pedestrians, bicyclists, motorcycles, heavy trucks, etc. He has considerable experience with leading edge technology in the field, ...
Expert Witness: E-068554
This engineering expert has over 30 years of experience in the field. He earned his Bachelor of Engineering and his Master of Engineering Science in Ireland before coming to the United States while working for Bendix Commercial Vehicle Systems, where he designed electronic hardware and system software for air braked truck / trailer ABS and traction control systems. He then worked on ABS and traction control for passenger cars and subsequently started the Electronics ...
Expert Witness: E-000844
This expert has published extensively in magazines, in-house journals, and textbooks. He is a participating member of numerous societies. He has over 40 years personal experience in management, consulting and expert services in the fields of design, manufacturing, testing of hydraulic, pneumatic and electro-mechanical lifting and load bearing machines, equipment and devices: industry experience including automotive, construction, industrial, material handling, ...
Expert Witness: E-009599
This highly qualified expert has 36 years experience as a tractor trailer driver ans 28 years of experience as a driving instructor. He is trained in OSHA Safety regulations and Departmnent of Transport compliance guidelines, He is a member of numerous professional organizations including the American Driver and Traffic Safety Education Association and serves on the board of directors of the New England Traffic Safety Education Association. He is currently Director of ...

TRAILER EXPERT WITNESS CASE STUDIES

Poor Truck Maintenance Allegedly Causes Brake Failure TRAILER Expert Case

Poor Truck Maintenance Allegedly Causes Brake Failure

…  the driver and parayzing the passenger. The truck had a trailer that was hooked up to the back. Allegedly, the brakes on the trailer failed due to improper harnessing. The brake pads and rotors were …

Fleet Management Experts Discuss Lack of Underride Guards in Fatal Accident TRAILER Expert Case

…  a result of a motor vehicle accident involving a tractor trailer. At the time of the accident, the defendant truck was pulling out of a …  so that its lights were facing the plaintiff while the trailer portion of the truck rested across lanes of oncoming traffic, waiting …

Truck Operator is Killed by Dangerous Equipment TRAILER Expert Case

Truck Operator is Killed by Dangerous Equipment

…  drywall. The plaintiff had gone to the side of the flatbed trailer in order to examine the straps which secured one section of the drywall …

Accident on Highway Leads to Serious Injury TRAILER Expert Case

Accident on Highway Leads to Serious Injury

…  rotated 180 degrees before it came to a stop. The tractor-trailer in the adjacent lane did not stop in time and struck the plaintiff’s vehicle. The driver of the tractor-trailer claimed that when the vehicle rotated 180 degrees, he saw that it was …

Engineering Expert Witness Opines on Defective Trailer Strap TRAILER Expert Case

Engineering Expert Witness Opines on Defective Trailer Strap

…  defective strap. The plaintiff was preparing a flatbed trailer to haul a load of cinder blocks. In order to ensure that none of the …  plaintiff successfully hooked several straps to the trailer before attempting to secure the last remaining strap. He successfully …

Employee is Injured While Offloading Freight From Truck TRAILER Expert Case

Employee is Injured While Offloading Freight From Truck

…  in the unloading of a pallet of goods from a freight trailer while at the place of his employment. While in the process of unloading the trailer as per the instructions and under the direction of the defendant , the …

Chemical Contamination Produces Poisonous Gas TRAILER Expert Case

Chemical Contamination Produces Poisonous Gas

…  the defendant transported it. The defendant used a trailer that had been previously used to transport another, different chemical. However, the trailer was not properly cleaned before it was used. As a result, during the …