TRUCKING 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-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-499435
This qualified expert has nearly 30 years of experience in the trucking industry. He is a Smith System certified driver trainer, a certified forklift operator, a certified sUAS remote pilot, and a certified Bosch CDR technician. He is currently licensed as a Class AM commercial driver with tank endorsement. He has also completed courses in DOT compliance and safety and vehicle accident reconstruction. He has worked as a commercial driver for a multitude of companies, ...
Expert Witness: 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: E-098517
This expert has 27+ years of experience in specialty vehicle engineering and design. Currently, he works as the Manager of the Vehicle Engineering Group for a large scientific advisory company. The expert earned his B.S. in Mechanical Engineering from Purdue University and has authored multiple publications in his field. Previously, he was the Director of Engineering for Capacity Trucks and the Chassis Development Leader for Thor Motor Coach. He is also a member of the ...
Expert Witness: E-061535
This expert specializes in design, maintenance, construction observation, surveying for design, utility coordination, and design of storm sewers / sanitary sewers / water mains / roadways / parking lots. He brings over 40 years of engineering design and project management experience from positions held in both the public and private sectors. He has worked for a railway company managing track and utility construction/maintenance, for City Government doing infrastructure ...
Expert Witness: E-111252
This highly-qualified expert has extensive experience in the transportation industry as a driver, driver trainer, and safety manager. She received her AAS in business administration from Erie Community College before earning her BS in business administration and marketing from the State University of New York at Fredonia. This expert holds a CDL Class A license and is certified as a director of safety and driver trainer. She is active in her field as a member of several ...
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-069396
This qualified expert of Trucking Inspection obtained his Technical Diploma in Auto Diesel Technology from the Nashville Auto Diesel College and currently pursuing a BA in Business at Ashworth College. He is Certified in CDL A Truck Driving, DOT Inspection, ASE (Auto Service Excellence) in A/C repair, TWIC (International Transportation) and is currently an Assistant Service Manager for a Trucking Company.
Expert Witness: E-000398
This expert has been working with commercial vehicles for over 40 years. He has directed multiple freight trucking companies, and currently he runs his own transportation service company, offering consulting services as well as training for maintenance, operation, performance, safety, and regulations related to commercial vehicles. This expert has published numerous articles on commercial truck safety as well as training manuals. He is a frequently invited guest speaker ...

TRUCKING EXPERT WITNESS CASE STUDIES

Negligent Axle Repairs Allegedly Cause Truck Accident TRUCKING Expert Case

Negligent Axle Repairs Allegedly Cause Truck Accident

Court: United States District Court for the District of Minnesota Jurisdiction: Federal Case Name: Vigilant Ins. v. North Suburban Towing Citation: 2018 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 163031 Facts In December of 2014, an employee of Relay House, Inc. contacted  …

Allegedly Negligent Automotive Repair Causes Fatal Accident TRUCKING Expert Case

This case involves a truck that had been recently undergone repair at an automotive repair shop for an axle issue. When the owner retrieved the truck from the shop, he was assured by the mechanics that the issue had been completely resolved. The next day  …

Poor Truck Maintenance Allegedly Causes Brake Failure TRUCKING Expert Case

Poor Truck Maintenance Allegedly Causes Brake Failure

This case involves a paving truck in Arkansas. The truck failed to brake in time and rear-ended a car, killing 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 t …

Improper Parking Of Commercial Truck Causes Multi-Car Crash TRUCKING 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 …

Negligent Forklift Operation Causes Severe Workplace Injury TRUCKING Expert Case

Negligent Forklift Operation Causes Severe Workplace Injury

This case involves an industrial worker who was standing on a ground loading trailer helping to load the flatbed with long pieces of PVC pipe. The pipes were being transported to the trailer by a front end loader with forks. Several pipes were positioned o …

Lack Of Safety Equipment Causes Traumatic Truck Accident TRUCKING Expert Case

Lack Of Safety Equipment Causes Traumatic Truck Accident

…  case involves a worker who was picking up a load from a trucking company. The plaintiff went to their location and was required to put …  trucks was sought to review the case and determine if the trucking company was negligent in its duty to protect the safety of its …

Commercial Logging Train Causes Fatal Highway Accident TRUCKING Expert Case

Commercial Logging Train Causes Fatal Highway Accident

This case involves the passengers of a midsize SUV who were struck by a log that fell off the side of a commercial timber train. As the train was passing through the main thoroughfare of a large town, the chain that was securing the logs broke causing a  …

Commercial Trucking Accident Leaves Pedestrian In Coma TRUCKING Expert Case

Commercial Trucking Accident Leaves Pedestrian In Coma

This case involves a pedestrian who was struck by a delivery truck making a left turn into a warehouse. The truck driver did not realize he had hit the pedestrian and consequently, the truck dragged the pedestrian 20 yards before arriving at its destinatio …

Truck Driver Allegedly Fails To Stabilize Concrete Pump TRUCKING Expert Case

This case involves a laborer who was killed by a concrete boom after a concrete pumping truck was called to a construction site. The driver pulled the truck up to the designated area and began to stabilize the pump. When the outriggers were placed, one …