Richard Arlington, III, CSP, CLP Expert Witness

Contact Information

  • Company: Rich Arlington & Associates
  • Phone: 814 490 4700
  • Fax: 814 866 8952
  • Website: www.richarlington.com
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Specialties & Experience

General Specialties: Slip Trip & Fall and Premises Liability

Specialty Focus: Snow and Ice Management, Snow Plow Safety, Snow and Ice Operations, Ice Related Slip and Fall, Snow Related Slip and Fall, Snow Science, Ice Control, Snow Response Plan, Certified Snow Professional Snow Risk and Liability, Snow Storage, Snow Clearing for Parking Garages

Education: Certified Snow Professional, Snow & Ice Management Association; Certified Landscape Professional, Professional Landcare Association

Years in Practice: 25+

Number of Times Deposed/Testified in Last 4 Yrs: 14+


Additional Information

Rich Arlington is a Certified Snow Professional (CSP) and Landscape Industry Certified Manager (LICM). There are less than 250 CSPs in the United States. Rich possesses over 25 years of experience providing landscape and snow and ice maintenance services; he is still actively involved in snow and landscape operations. For over three decades he has owned and operated a viable Landscape Snow and Ice Management Company. For over two decades he is the National Director and CFO for a National Exterior Services Company with operations in multiple states dealing with snow and ice issues. Examples of snow & ice management cases: Salt usage for ice control Site plan to establish best snow storage areas Data provided to establish possible liability for accidents Contractor safety and training procedures as compared to industry standards Contractor practices and methods as compared to industry standards Was the contract proper for the snow and ice industry Weather patterns to establish correct ice control methods The site snow response plan to establish procedures requested were followed If a scope of work is written for this case, does it give proper directions to the contractor Were financial constraints established that limited the proper procedures for snow and ice management