WINDOWS AND DOORS EXPERT WITNESSES

Expert Witness: E-082058
This former Chief California State Fire Marshal is a consummate expert in fire protection, building codes, and window safety. He has over 40 years of hands-on expertise and currently serves as Executive Director of the National Code Services Association. He also served as the Chair of California‟s Special Arson Task Force and has extensive experience in the investigation of fire origin, cause and spread and also negligence of fire department operations and management. ...

WINDOWS AND DOORS EXPERT WITNESS CASE STUDIES

Automatic Hospital Door Injures Handicapped Man WINDOWS AND DOORS Expert Case

Automatic Hospital Door Injures Handicapped Man

…  case involves a handicapped man that was injured by a newly installed automatic door at a …  door. She pushed the button for the automatic door to open and the man wheeled himself through. As the man was going through the door, it …  him to the ground. The man sustained serious head injuries and was unable to fully recover from his injuries. An expert in medical …

Negligent Rolling Door Installation Causes Permanent Injury WINDOWS AND DOORS Expert Case

…  had become tangled. He attempted to loosen it with one hand while holding up the door with the other. The door was too heavy for him to hold up and came down on his foot. The impact caused a severe injury to the plumber’s …

Child Fatally Falls From Poorly Designed Apartment Window WINDOWS AND DOORS Expert Case

Child Fatally Falls From Poorly Designed Apartment Window

…  window in question extended from the floor to the ceiling and opened directly from the bottom. The window had a safety lock permitting it …  to discuss the safety and efficacy of these particular windows and speak to the recommendations of the contractors to use these …

Rolling Door Installer is Seriously Injured by Oversized Springs WINDOWS AND DOORS Expert Case

…  storage units. Unbeknownst to the employee, the coil and springs provided by the manufacturer were the wrong size, and were meant for a much, much heavier door. As a result, the springs were …