WELDING EXPERT WITNESSES

Expert Witness: E-172750
This expert is a full professor of Mechanical Engineering at a prominent university in the Western US. He received his PhD in Welding and Materials Engineering from The Ohio State University. Prior to joining academia, he worked as a research assistant at Edison Welding Institute and as a materials engineer at Westinghouse-Power Generation. His research interests are in the area of materials joining, materials characterization, and the relationships between ...
Expert Witness: E-009211
This expert received his B.S. in Engineering/Metallurgical Engineering from the Fenn College of Engineering at Cleveland State University. He has spent the entire 29 years of his industrial metalworking career as a metallurgical and quality assurance specialist. He has completed more than 25 continuing education and technical conference courses and seminars on various metallurgy and quality science topics. He has worked in several metallurgical and quality assurance ...
Expert Witness: E-006404
This expert has been a leading force nationally and internationally on Alzheimer's research and discovery. He has over 35 years experience conducting research in the epidemiology of neurological diseases and am the author of over 200 scientific publications. He has been called as an expert witness before on a series of cases alleging causation of Parkinson's disease by welding exposure. He regularly reviews for many neuroscience publications. Prior to his current ...
Expert Witness: E-052274
This expert is a Professional Engineer and possesses over 30 years of engineering experience. He specializes in Failure Analysis, Metallurgical Testing, Fatigue Testing, Welding and Brazing Qualification. Prior to founding his current professional engineering consulting firm, he was the successful owner of a mechanical testing laboratory in Cincinnati, OH. This firm was a mechanical & metallurgical testing laboratory, handling clients from the Aerospace, Medical, ...
Expert Witness: E-006606
This highly qualified expert holds both a Bachelors and a Masters degree in Mechanical Engineering from the University of South Carolina where he was summa cum laude. He is a Certified Plant Engineer and a Certified Training Instructor for Aerial Work Platforms and Rough-Terrain Forklifts. He was enlisted in the United States Navy for 12 years where he was responsible for operating, repairing, and managing nuclear power plants and personnel. He has also served as ...

WELDING EXPERT WITNESS CASE STUDIES

Crane Welder is Killed By Falling Steel Beam WELDING Expert Case

Crane Welder is Killed By Falling Steel Beam

This case involves the death of a crane welder who was crushed by a steel beam at a crane manufacturer and structural steel facility. The welder was operating an overhead crane by remote control when a steel beam fell and killed him. It was alleged that t …

Welder is Killed by Damaged Electrical Connection on Welding Generator WELDING Expert Case

…  killed by an improperly insulated cable running from a welding generator to an electrode. At the time of the incident in question, the welding cable was being fed through a ventilation shaft, with the generator and …

Mechanical Engineering Expert Opines on Unsafe Power Tool WELDING Expert Case

Mechanical Engineering Expert Opines on Unsafe Power Tool

This case takes place in Massachusetts and involves injuries that were sustained by a construction worker due to alleged manufacturing defects in a large angle grinder. At the time of the accident, the worker was using the grinder to cut a large section of …

Fall from Ladder Seriously Injures Woman WELDING Expert Case

Fall from Ladder Seriously Injures Woman

This case involves a woman falling from a ladder possibly due to a deformity in the ladder. The plaintiff was fixing a deck and had the ladder propped up against the floor of her deck, which stood twelve feet above the ground. The ladder was thirteen feet …