TRUCKING EXPERT WITNESSES

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 expert on Trucking Safety obtained her AAS in Business Administration from Erie Community College and her BS in Business Administration from the State University of New York College at Fredonia. She is certified with a CDL Class A License and in Hazmat, and Transportation Safety. She is a member of the New York State and the Pennsylvania Motor Truck Association. She is currently the owner of a truck safety consulting firm. Currently working with an Expert ...
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 ...
Expert Witness: E-058109
This expert has over 40 years of trucking industry management experience in the Midwest region plus five years industry sales experience. He has been the Director of Maintenance for Schneider Transport, Inc., J. B. Hunt, Ruan Transportation, and Prime where he oversaw fleet logistics and maintenance, as well as coordinated all operational aspects from presentation, planning, implementation, on-site training, and MegaQuality Reporting.
Expert Witness: E-036339
This expert has 35+ years of experience providing safety and loss control for the Trucking Industry. He is certified by the National Association of Safety Professionals and the North American Transportation Management Institution. He has completed several courses regarding safety, loss control and compliance issues. Previously, this expert served as the Director of Loss Control and Safety for the Alabama Trucking Association where he was responsible for all loss control ...
Expert Witness: E-033455
This expert has 40+ years of experience in the trucking and logistics industry, with the bulk of his experience in fleet maintenance. He has consulted for actors in the logistics space and is comfortable working with attorneys. For two decades he served as the director of maintenance for what was at the time the country's fourth largest freight tucking company: A-P-A Trucking. Later in his career, his skills have contributed to the fleet operation and growth of several ...
Expert Witness: E-010328
This experienced trucking expert has been trained in safety supervision and accident investigation by the American Trucking Association and the North American Transportation Management Institute. He is a certified Director of Safety and a certified Driver Trainer. He has held a number of transportation safety, training, and management positions throughout his career and has specialized in managing various types of truck drivers and fleets. He is currently the ...

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 …