TRANSPORTATION EXPERT WITNESSES

Expert Witness: E-313992
This expert has over 50 years of experience in commercial motor carrier and trucking industry. His work in the industry has focused on customary practices, standard of care, tractor-trailers, and compliance and safety training and practices for drivers, motor carriers, warehouses and forklifts. He received his certificate in traffic & transportation law & management from the University of Virginia and is active in his field as a member of the Association of ...
Expert Witness: E-009260
This highly-qualified expert has extensive experience in the field of rail and transit operations. He completed courses at Northeastern University before earning his AS in transportation from University College at Northeastern University. He completed a bus operator and management trainee internship with the Chicago Transit Authority, a vendor warranty enforcement internship with the City of Philadelphia's Department of Public Property, and a metro LRV quality control ...
Expert Witness: E-171940
This expert has almost two decades of first-hand commercial driving experience. He has over 15 years of experience driving semi-trucks, boasting over 1.5 million miles accident-free. After receiving his AS from Shasta Junior College, he worked as a security guard for North State Security until beginning his career in the commercial driving industry as a bus driver for the Redding Area Bus Authority. He has served as a truck driver for companies such as Swift ...
Expert Witness: E-411977
This highly qualified expert has over 30 years of experience in the trucking industry, with experience in areas relating to trucking safety, FMCSA, recruiting, operations, and risk management. He earned his BS in resources management from Troy University and completed training in advanced avionics with the United States Navy. He began his career in the trucking industry as an operations manager for E. Ray Watson Company before moving on to Alabama River Companies. During ...
Expert Witness: E-110443
This expert has over 30 years of experience within the trucking industry. He completed his training in trucking at the Rialto California Truck Driving School, as well as a plethora of engineering and quality engineering courses. This expert is active in his field as a member of organizations such as the American Society of Transportation and Logistics and the Owner Operator Independent Driver Association. Before working in the trucking industry, he worked in such ...
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-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 ...

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 …