TRANSPORTATION EXPERT WITNESSES

Expert Witness: E-329556
This highly qualified expert has over fifteen years of experience researching, teaching and consulting in the transportation industry. He earned his Bachelors of Technology degree from the Indian Institute of Technology, his MS and PhD in transportation systems and civil engineering from the University of Illinois and The University of Texas at Austin, respectively. This expert is a member of the American Society of Civil Engineers and the Transportation Research Board ...
Expert Witness: E-070096
This well credentialed expert earned his B.S. in Mechanical Engineering from George Washington University, his M.S. in Mechanical Engineering from Virginia Tech, and his Ph.D. in Mechanical Engineering from George Washington University. He has held academic positions at various levels dating back to the 1980s and currently serves as a Professor of Mechanical Engineering and the Department Head for a leading public research university in Virginia. His areas of engineering ...
Expert Witness: E-088983
This expert is a training consultant for CTAA (Community Transportation Association of America). He certify trainers in wheelchair securement, and passenger safety and sensitivity. When working with State he would develop specifications of paratransit vehicles for agencies receiving funds from the FTA (Federal Transportation Administration). For the last two years this expert has served as Safety &Security Program Manager, reviewing accident and incident reports from ...
Expert Witness: E-008360
This qualified expert has over 35 years of experience in the transportation industry. His expertise includes public transport, transportation management, DOT regulations, and driver and safety training. He formerly worked as Assistant General Manager for New York City Transit, where he managed training of employees including drivers. He currently works as Area Safety Director for a transportation services contractor.
Expert Witness: E-026068
This highly qualified expert has years of experience in transportation safety and trucking accident reconstruction. He received his BA degree from Western Baptist College and received a journeyman certification from Consolidated Freightways. He is a former transportation safety specialist at Safety Solutions and at the Oregon Department of Transportation, where he was involved in numerous accident reconstruction projects. Currently, he is a transportation safety ...
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-008790
This expert has over 50 years in the trucking business, and has worked in unloading and loading freights with trucks. He is a member of the American Society of Transportation and Logistics, and has published several papers on trucking manuals. He is the former Traffic Manager for IBM and is a current consultant for a private consulting firm.
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-072599
This expert has over 45 years of experience in the field of Traffic Engineering. He earned his BS at St. Louis University and his MA in Civil Engineering at the University of Arizona. He is a Licensed Civil Engineer and a Certified Traffic Operations Engineer. He is active in his field as a member of several professional societies including the Institute of Transportation Engineers. He has previously served as traffic engineer for the City of Albuquerque, Maricopa County ...
Expert Witness: E-006990
This expert has had a lifetime of employment in the railroad service and his post railroad efforts are focused in railroad safety operations. During his forty-three years of railroad service in Transportation and Operations Departments he was responsible for safe and efficient movement of trains over entire divisions and regions. He was also responsible for planning, policy development in safety and operations fields as well as fiscal management. He specializes in ...
Expert Witness: E-077552
This logistics executive has over 30 years of experience providing transportation and intermodal solutions. He spent over 27 years with J.B. Hunt, one of the leading third-party logistics companies in the United States. Currently, he works as a Management Consultant at a transportation consultancy. The expert has experience managing budgets in excess of $250 million and is highly knowledgeable of fleet management, operational efficiencies, and safety/maintenance procedures.
Expert Witness: E-076020
This logistics professional currently works for a freight services company in Arkansas. He entered the industry in 2003 and has spent 12 years dealing with customers, carriers, and insurance companies. The expert is a Certified Transportation Broker by the Transportation Intermediaries Association. He is also on the Board of Directors of the Transportation & Logistics Council.

TRANSPORTATION EXPERT WITNESS CASE STUDIES

Farming Equipment Accident Caused By Allegedly Defective Safety Device TRANSPORTATION Expert Case

This case involves a plaintiff who was crushed by a truckload of equipment. The plaintiff was driving an open-bed truck that was transporting heavy-duty agricultural equipment. When the plaintiff picked up the truck at the facility, there were no instru …

Financial Advisor Fails To Adequately Support Development Project TRANSPORTATION Expert Case

This case involves a railroad company that hired a financial advisor to support a project to develop a high-speed bullet train. To develop the railroad, the company partnered with foreign technology companies and banks for financial support, along with dom …

School Bus Management Company Fails To Remove Reckless Driver TRANSPORTATION Expert Case

This case involves a wreck between a passenger car and a school bus. The school bus driver made a left-hand turn from a stop sign onto a superior roadway without properly observing oncoming traffic. The school bus turned in front of the driver and collided …

Ambulance Accident Causes Transported Patient To Suffer Additional Injuries TRANSPORTATION Expert Case

This case involves a 46-year-old man who suffered severe injuries while being transported by EMS. The ambulance was traveling at 65 mph and made a sharp right turn and overturned. The patient who was on the stretcher was thrown against the ambulance wall.  …

Municipal Shuttle Bus Runs Over Morning Commuter TRANSPORTATION Expert Case

Municipal Shuttle Bus Runs Over Morning Commuter

This case involves a commuter who was run over by a municipal shuttle bus that was en route to a train station around 7:45 am. The commuter was running late and saw the bus arrive at the stop. As he approached the bus, the driver shut the doors in his face …

Defective Transportation Trailer Design Blamed For Significant Injuries TRANSPORTATION Expert Case

 This case involves a product liability claim against the manufacturer of a liquid tanker trunk. The driver of the truck had pulled off the highway and parked the tanker trailer at a rest stop. While the driver was standing beside the trailer, it suddenly …

International Trade Expert Comments on Manufacturing Equipment Importation Suit TRANSPORTATION Expert Case

This case involves a man in California who worked as an independent dealer for an Asian manufacturer of industrial measuring equipment used in manufacturing for several years. Eventually, the manufacturer of the equipment terminated their relationship with …

Loose Manhole Cover Causes Fatal Traffic Accident TRANSPORTATION Expert Case

Loose Manhole Cover Causes Fatal Traffic Accident

This case involves a manhole cover that was located on a high speed and high traffic section of road in the suburbs of a major Northwestern city. At the time of the incident in question it was noted that the stretch of road surrounding the manhole cover ha …

Passenger in Wheelchair Suffers Serious Injuries Due to Negligent Bus Driver TRANSPORTATION Expert Case

This case involves a disabled, elderly male plaintiff who suffered extensive injuries after a bus that was chartered by his nursing home in Wisconsin made an abrupt stop. On the date of the incident in question, the man was riding the bus in order to go to …

Transportation Expert Opines on Trip and Fall Accident During Bus Tour TRANSPORTATION Expert Case

This case involves an elderly man in Minnesota who was injured while disembarking from a bus. The man was more than 90 years old; he fell and broke his hip when exiting a tour bus type vehicle at the end of the tour. He had a walker with him, and had bee …