Randy Gray, CHST, CSHM, GSP, OHST, BS, MS Expert Witness

Contact this Expert Witness

  • Company: Grayhawk Advantage, Inc., dba. Grayhawk Safety & Health Consulting Company
  • Phone: 270-703-8282
  • Website: www.grayhawksafety.com

Specialties & Experience of this Expert Witness

General Specialties:

OSHA and Safety

Keywords/Search Terms:

OSHA, Industrial Accidents, Safety, Industrial Hygiene, Loss Control, Risk Management, Slip Trip & Fall, Construction Accidents, Manufacturing Accidents, Insurance, Investigations


B.S., Murray State University; M.S. , Murray State University

Years in Practice:


Additional Information

Mr. Gray provides expert witness services in defense and plaintiff litigation matters, safety and health on-site audits, customized OSHA safety and health training, OSHA 10 and 30-hour construction and general industry training, and assistance for employers who have been issued citations that they need assistance with obtaining better citation settlement agreements and working in conjunction with legal counsel with litigation assistance contesting OSHA citations. Highly-experienced OSHA Forensic Expert Witness with 75 separate fatality and more than 150 non-fatal work-related accidents. 25+ years of OSHA compliance with 29 CFR regulations related to construction and general industry. 8 years of private Safety and Health Consulting specializing in Defense and Plaintiff's occupational injuries, conducting safety and health audits, Authorized OSHA Outreach Trainer for construction and general industry, and employer assistance with settlement of OSHA citations, and testifying in OSHA Contest cases on behalf of employers. Construction Health and Safety Technologist (CHST), Certified Safety & Health Manager (CSHM – Board Member), Graduate Safety Practitioner (GSP), Occupational Health and Safety Technologist (OHST). Approximately 55% of my litigation cases are related to slips, trips, and falls. 45% are related to caught-in, struckby, and electrical. My litigation average is 40% defense and 60% plaintiff. 59 submitted reports, 34 depositions, one (1) arbitration, and three (3) jury trials. During my 25 year career with OSHA Compliance, I testified in numerous OSHA contest hearings. Specialties Include; Agricultural Accidents Construction Accidents Manufacturing Accidents OSHA Styled Agricultural Safety & Health Audits OSHA Styled Construction Safety & Health Audits OSHA Styled General Industry – Manufacturing Sectors Acoustical Aerial Lifts Amputations American National Safety Institute “ANSI” Standards Bloodborne Pathogens and Related Diseases Burn Injuries Chemical Burns Chemical Exposures Conveyors Cranes Electrical Safety Employers Affirmative Defenses, the (also The Employee Conduct Defenses) Excavation (Trenching) Explosion Investigations Fall Protection Fall Arrest Systems & Failures Fire Investigations Hazardous Materials & Substances Human Factors Job Hazard Analysis Job Safety Analysis Ladders – Fixed & Portable Manufacturing Accidents Manufacturing Assessments & Evaluations Manufacturing Safety & Health Materials Handling NFPA 70E Electrical Arch Flash Accident Investigations NFPA 654 Combustible Dust Accident Investigations Noise Assessments & Engineering Controls OSHA Citation Evaluations OSHA Contest Hearings OSHA Regulations & General Duty Clause Evaluations OSHA Styled Safety and Health Audits Personal Protective Equipment & Assessments Process Safety Management “PSM” Product Safety Labels – Lack of Adequate Warnings Roofing Scaffolding Telecommunications – Tower Safety Walking & Working Surfaces Work Zone & Flagger Safety Workplace Violence