Ship Expert Witness

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Ship expert witnesses and consultants listed here may be able to form expert opinions, draft expert witness reports, provide expert witness testimony at deposition and/or trial as or serve as consulting (non-testifying) experts on ship. The ship expert witness listings on this page are typically from fields/areas of expertise such as: Engineering, Maritime, and Slip Trip & Fall.

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Capt. David G. Bacon

Santa Barbara, California
Maritime, Slip Trip & Fall - boat, boating, ship, yachts, seaworthiness, captain, crew responsibilities, marine electronics, navigation, equipment failure, vessel collision, damage, sinking, drowning, vessel operations, safety, sport fishing, charter boat, jet ski, kayak, SUP, surfboard, marina safety, marina operations
Captain David G. Bacon, a U.S. Coast Guard licensed vessel captain, is available as an expert witness on cases involving; boating accidents, slip & falls, personal injuries, issues of responsibilities and liabilities aboard vessels and on gangways and docks and piers, drowning and vessel grounding or sinking. Passenger interaction and education is an area where many liabilities are generated and I can help with those issues. I have served as a vessel charter captain for 30 years, specializing in; crew training, safety procedures, crew drills and practice, passenger safety orientation, boating accidents, slip & fall, seaworthiness, marine electronics, navigation and rules of the road, expert report writer and public speaker. During that lengthy career I have had no accident or injury claims because I am a diligent seafaring professional and I know what dangers to look for and remedy before they cause problems. I drove passenger buses and vans for 2 years with no accidents nor inj...

John M Walker, CEng,CMarEng,FIMarEST, SAMS AMS AqualisBraemar LOC Group

New York, New York
Maritime, Engineering - Marine,Ship,Shipyard,Ship building,ship repair, maintenance,Yacht,super yacht,engine,Boilers,Turbines,Bunkers,Salvage,Hull,Machinery,Cruise Ship,Maritime,accident investigation, root cause,fuel,lubricants,failure analysis,ISM,SOLAS,USCG,tug,barge,classification society,marine diesel, azipod
Has acted as an expert for shipowners, engine/equipment manufacturers and insurance Underwriters in high profile marine and energy casualties, both in the United States and worldwide. Prominent speaker at marine industry events. Course lecturer marine casualty and salvage. • Experienced hands-on Marine Engineer and Chartered Engineer(CEng), Surveyor and Consultant with 27 years in the marine industry • Project management, fleet maintenance, and new construction; cruise ships, mega-yachts and refrigerated cargo ships • Design and construction planning of marine power plants and propulsion systems • Fellow of the Institute of Marine Engineering, Science and Technology (FIMarEST) SPECIALIST KNOWLEDGE: • Cruise ships and superyachts; new building and repair management • Marine Casualty Investigation • Root cause analysis of major incidents and failures • Diesel-electric and azipod propulsion • Gas turbines propulsion, large crosshead type, medium, and high-speed diesel engines • ...

Reginald E. McKamie, MBA, CPA, JD

Houston, Texas
Maritime - Captain, Seaman, Gangway, Master Mariner, Seamanship, Boat, Ship, Collision, Deck, Shipboard Safety, Allision, Cruise
Captain McKamie has 48 years of experience in the maritime industry both at sea and ashore. Captain McKamie is a licensed Unlimited Master Mariner for over 33 years and is a retired U. S. Navy Captain. At sea Captain McKamie was Captain of a very large crude carrier that traded on U. S. domestic and international voyages. While in the Navy Captain McKamie taught shiphandling to Prospective Commanding Officers and Prospective Executive Officers at the Navy School for Shiphandling. Ashore Captain McKamie has management experience in vessel manning, crew training and marine insurance. McKamie, a graduate of the U. S. Merchant Marine Academy, Kings Point, New York might assist you in matters involving marine cargo, marine insurance, marine casualties, marine collisions, marine navigation, marine seamanship, deck seamanship, marine allisions, marine rules of the road, seamanship, seaman claims, marine radar, International Safety Management Code (ISM) application, SOLAS, marine safet...