Products Liability Expert Witness Listings

Welcome to our Products Liability expert directory. Browse the profiles below to find the right expert witness in Products Liability for your case. Our SEAK Expert Witness Database is always free to search.

SEAK, Inc. is The Expert Witness Training Company. We have trained thousands of expert witnesses, through our seminars, on-site corporate training, assisting retaining counsel to prepare their witnesses, and one-on-one training for individual experts. For additional information please visit testifyingtraining.com

Unable to find the right expert? For personalized assistance in locating an expert witness, please click here.

JOHN E COCHRAN, PhD, JD, PE Eaglemark, Inc.

Auburn, Alabama
Aviation & Aerospace Expert Witness, Engineering Expert Witness - Intellectual Property, Dynamics, Stability and Control, Helicopters, Airplanes, Products Liability, Accident Reconstruction, Technology, Segways, Spacecraft, Missiles
President and CEO, Eaglemark, Inc, Professor and Head)Emeritus of Aerospace Engineering, Auburn University, Professional Engineer, Attorney at Law (Alabama). Thirty plus years experience in aircraft (airplanes and helicopters) accident reconstruction, products liability, Segways,and intellectual property.

Bill Miko American Motorcycle Forensics

Scottsdale, Arizona
Motorcycle Expert Witness, Products Liability Expert Witness - American Motorcycles, Motorcycle Braking and Stopping, Motorcycle Maneuverability, Motorcycle Movements and Inputs, Motorcycle Reconstruction, Motorcycle Speed, Motorcycle Safety, Motorcycle Properties and Characteristics, Repair Fraud, Motorcycle Tire Defect, O.E.M vs. Aftermarket Parts, Training
A certified expert in all aspects of motorcycle operation including Chassis Service, Electrical Diagnostics, Fuel Injection, Powertrain, Motorcycle Operation and Function. Pre-impact and Post-impact Velocities Vehicle Trajectory Cause Analysis Lamp Analysis Human Factors Motorcycle Inspection Component Failure Determination Motorcycle Handleability Testing and Analysis Motorcycle Safety Motorcycle Tire Defect Litigation Repair Fraud O.E.M vs. Aftermarket Parts Training

Randy L Phares Dr. Box Consulting, Inc.

Peoria, Arizona
Manufacturing Expert Witness, Products Liability Expert Witness - packaging, freight, load securement, pallets, boxes, packaging machines, cargo transportation, industrial injury, industrial safety, packaging design, packaging testing, corrugated
Randy Phares is an expert in packaging, especially corrugated and folding carton packaging. He is also an expert on pallets, crating, warehousing and transporting products by semi-truck. He does forensic analysis of packaging failures that caused damage or injury. He has bought, sold operated, supervised, removed and installed packaging machinery. He has managed many warehouses and a fleet of trucks.He has run a packaging testing lab and held almost every job in a packaging operation over his 28 year career. These include manufacturing, distribution, sales, design, and transportation. He has completed Expert Reports on packaging failure, load securement, freight transportation, intellectual property, crating, packaging design, and pallets. He has given Depositions, testified at Trial and consulted with attorneys in a variety of cases. He is an esteemed consultant in the packaging field and has don consulting projects all over the world. He was a Regional Safety Champion for a Fortun...

Lydia B. Kam Lyew, MBA REnamics, LLC

SAN DIEGO, California
Insurance Expert Witness, Products Liability Expert Witness - Insurance, Reinsurance, Underwriting, Claims, Premise, Products, Professional, Directors & Officers Liability, Errors&Omissions, Facultative, Treaty, Umbrella Liability, Excess, Asbestos, Pollution, Environmental, Allocation, Medical Malpractice, Bad Faith, Workers Compensation, Aggregation, Captives, Casualty
Ms. Kam Lyew has 42 years of property/casualty insurance & reinsurance experience. She is former President & Chief Operating Officer of three U.S. international reinsurance firms. Experience includes Executive, Underwriting & Marketing positions. She is a Certified Arbitrator & member of AIDA U.S. Reinsurance & Insurance Arbitration Society(ARIAS). Arbitrator/expert witness experience includes industry custom & practice; underwriting;coverage issues;asbestos;pollution;claims; aggregation;allocation;declaratory judgments;defense expense;occurrence;bad faith;misrepresentation,rescission. M. Kam Lyew’s technical expertise is UNDERWRITING. Her experience includes overall responsibility for underwriting profitability and operations of the various companies she worked for. As Chief Operating Officer, she led and managed various sectors within the company including Underwriting,Actuarial, Claims, Underwriting Services, Marketing, Audit, etc During her career, Ms. Kam Lyew engaged...

Kenneth Nemire, PhD, CPE HFE Consulting, LLC

Campbell, California
Human Factors Expert Witness, Warnings & Labels Expert Witness - Products Liability, Slip Trip, and Fall, Vehicle Accidents, Auto Accidents, Perception/Reaction Analysis, Driver Behavior, Distracted Driving, Motorcycle Accidents, Pedestrian/Bicycle Accidents, Night Vision and Lighting, Retail Safety, Workplace Safety
Expert in human factors and ergonomics with extensive experience testifying in motor vehicle accidents; product liability; and slip, trip, fall cases in state and federal courts. Retained by both plaintiff and defense attorneys. Specializes in forensic personal injury causation involving premises, product, vehicle, pedestrian, and workplace accidents. Human factors/ergonomics specialties include: Driver perception & behavior; Pedestrian perception & behavior; Perception response time; Night vision; Lighting, visibility & conspicuity; Slip, trip, misstep & fall (including falls from heights such as ladders & platforms); Product design & liability (including medical, consumer, industrial, agricultural); Human-machine interaction; Control/display layout; Warnings, signs & instructions. PhD in Experimental Psychology, Certified Professional Ergonomist, Certified XL Tribometrist, and OSHA authorized to teach 10 and 30 hr. courses in General Industry Safety. Designed and conducted human f...

Ryszard (Richard) Szymani, PhD DBA Wood Machining Institute

Walnut Creek, California
Products Liability Expert Witness, Equipment & Machinery Expert Witness - Safety and hazard analysis, accidents, woodworking, wood industry, sawmills, furniture factories, personal injury, safety standards, power saws, table saws, chain saws, gang saws, band saws, planers, molders, wood chippers, conveyers, guarding, warnings.
Founder/Director and Technical Consultant, Wood Machining Institute, an international information center for the wood industry and machinery and cutting tools manufacturers, Berkeley, California, 1984-Present. Over 37 years of experience in industrial and home accidents investigation with woodworking equipment and cutting tools. These include: • Safety and hazard analysis in woodworking and the wood industry: design, manufacture, use and maintenance of wood processing machinery; guarding, warnings, training, codes, standards, customs and practices. • Personal injury with portable power saws, table saws and chain saws and machinery related accidents including gang saws, band saws, planing and molding machines, wood chippers and conveyers • Assistance with Patent applications and infringements. • Attending international trade shows and conferences for the wood industry and reporting on safety issues in the WMI international newsletter, Wood Machining News. • Made presentations ...

David R. Lenorovitz, PhD, CPE LENPRO Services, Inc.

Littleton, Colorado
Human Factors Expert Witness, Warnings & Labels Expert Witness - Human Factors Engineering, Ergonomics, Hazard Analysis, Safety Procedures, Warnings, Warnings Adequacy, Warning Systems, Product Liability, Perception-Memory-Cognition, User Distractions/Diverted Attention, Task Analysis, Industrial Accidents
Dr. Lenorovitz is a Board Certified Ergonomist / Human Factors Professional with extensive experience in developing and applying knowledge regarding the ways in which human capabilities and limitations can materially effect a user's performance (i.e., success or failure) when interacting with a variety of products or equipment. He has performed HF-related work evaluating, designing, developing, and testing user-interactive-systems for a wide range of industrial, governmental, and individual clients. His forensic experience has included applying HF scientific principles, preparing analysis reports, providing expert opinions, and testifying in cases involving: hazard analysis; evaluating safety systems; assessing the necessity for and adequacy of warnings, instructions, operator manuals, work practices, & organizational procedures; addressing product design and product liability issues; and investigating incidents involving user distractions or diverted attention situations.

Irving U. Ojalvo, ScD, PE Technology Associates, LLC

Stamford, Connecticut
Accident Reconstruction Expert Witness, Products Liability Expert Witness - Accident Reconstruction, Biomechanics, Human Factors, Engineering, Failure Analysis, Warnings & Labels, Slip, Trip, Falls, Safety, Automotive, Forensic Science
We maintain a full staff of mechanical, biomechanical, electrical, and civil engineers, allowing us to handle a large variety of cases for attorneys working for both Plaintiffs and Defendants. Most of our engineers have advanced degrees and are licensed professional engineers. To-date, we have helped over 2,000 attorneys and insurance agents settle or try their cases. Our staff has published hundreds of papers, and remains active in publications in the areas of accident reconstruction and safety. We also have engineering staff members serving on national ANSI standards committees, and several of our engineers are active in safety and accident prevention research.

Robert Hoekstra, Ph.D., M.Des. Hoekstra Design Group. LLC

Oviedo, Florida
Products Liability Expert Witness, Intellectual Property Expert Witness - Patents, Patent Infringement, Automation Safety, Design Defects, Design, Design Flaws/Defects/Failures, Manufacturing, Safety, Trade Secrets, Product Defects, Product Design, Product Liability
Dr. Hoekstra has broad expertise in intellectual property,including patent infringement, trade secrets and trade dress. He also has substantial expertise in product design, product liability and safety from the perspective of consumer products, commercial products and system design. He has over 30 years' experience in manufacturing, design and engineering, for multiple enterprises including as a NASCAR engine researcher and designer with Penske Racing. Bob is a published author of a robotics text and appears in numerous journals and conference papers that include automation systems, alternative fuels and automotive engine design. He has a Master's Degree in Design and a PhD in engineering with course work that spanned product design, safety, industrial systems design, robotics, kinematics and mechanical engineering. He is the holder of six US patents that include alternative automotive fuels and furniture design. He is currently an Associate Professor at the University of C...

Stanley P. Stephenson, PhD Litigation Economics, LLC

Tampa, Florida
Intellectual Property Expert Witness, Economics Expert Witness - Damages Calculations, Lost Profits, Business Interruption, Intellectual Property Infringement, Products Liability, Earnings Loss, Lost Earnings, Patent Infringement, Trade Secrets, Trademark, Wrongful Death, Employment Disputes
Application of economic, accounting and statistical analysis tools to assess damages in products liability, contract breach, wrongful death, personal injury, business interruption, intellectual property, construction defects and employment disputes. Clients in high-tech manufacturing, software development, auto accessories, real estate, hotels, restaurants, retail, and agricultural processing industries. Specialty is damages assessments in complex litigation.

Adam K Aleksander, PhD, PE, CSP Aleksander & Associates P.A.

Boise, Idaho
Human Factors Expert Witness, Products Liability Expert Witness - Warnings, Labels, Reconstruction, Visibility, Failure Analysis, Forensic Engineering, Defects, Photogrammetry, Metallurgy, Human Factors, Ergonomics, Construction, OSHA, Safety Engineering, Product Liability, Equipment Failures, Industrial Accidents, Power Utility Accidents, Insurance Claims
Specific Cases: Go cart nip point fatality, washing machine amputation, amputations in punch presses, hydro-pneumatic tank explosion, agricultural truck amputation, airport conveyors, biscuit cutter, amusement rides, water-jet fatality, slips & trips, lead rope snap, exercise machine failures and injuries, document burn injuries, folding chair collapse, concrete anchor system, nail gun injury, prosthesis bolt failure, steam iron electrocution, pool light burn, design of warnings and instructions, ATV rollover, automotive failures and crash related phenomena, measurement of ECDs (TASER®) Farm equipment, failed engines, mining conveyors, power plant systems, belt conveyors, potato processing system, sewer line, tire shredder processing analysis, failed brake die, failed conveyor bearing, RV axle repair failure, trailer suspension system failure, trailer separation, dump truck telescoping cylinder failure, brake system, headlight filament analysis, service station gasoline tank leak, b...

Kenneth H Brown, PhD KHB CONSULTING SERVICES

Evanston, Illinois
Premises Liability Expert Witness, Products Liability Expert Witness - Paint & Coatings, Chemicals & Chemistry, Household Chemical Products, Hazardous Materials, Labels & Warnings, Aerosols & Spray Products, Laboratory Testing & Analysis, Accident Reconstruction, Failure Analysis, Intellectual Property, Chemical Exposure, Chemical Fires & Explosions, Chemical Accidents
Dr. Brown is an experienced expert witness that provides file review, research, site visits, evidence gathering, failure analysis, laboratory testing & analysis, verbal reports, written reports of opinion, testifying at deposition, and testifying at trial. We act as your translator of technical jargon into easy-to-understand language for attorney and juries. Dr. Brown has published in the fields of organic chemistry, polymers, resins, paint & coatings and ultraviolet light curing of coatings; he also has several patents in these fields. Dr. Brown is a former Assistant Professor, Instructor and Adjunct Faculty Member at Loyola University, Roosevelt University and Elmhurst College.

Jason S. Kiddy, PhD Beacon Scientific

Severna Park, Maryland
Mechanical Engineering Expert Witness, Products Liability Expert Witness - Intellectual Property, Sensors, Energy, Oil and Gas, Construction, Vibrations, Hunting Equipment, Manufacturing, Quality Control, Plumbing, Codes and Standards, Falls
Dr. Kiddy is a principle at Beacon Scientific, LLC, a forensics consulting firm located in Annapolis, Maryland. Dr. Kiddy spent over 15 years in various industries prior to becoming a full-time expert witness. Dr. Kiddy has a broad experience base from which to draw extensive knowledge on a wide variety of topics. Dr. Kiddy's work experience includes the fields of aircraft and helicopter design, marine structures, wind turbines, civil structures, telecommunications and the oil and gas industry. From a product design standpoint, Dr. Kiddy's experience includes all aspects of a product life cycle such as early stage R&D, product development and qualification, manufacturing, quality control, and failure analysis. Dr. Kiddy's also has substantial experience in intellectual property matters ranging from invention disclosures, patent prosecution, and continuing through IP disputes. From a technical perspective, Dr. Kiddy has experience in mechanical design, strength analysis, struct...

Alan Lipschultz, PE, CCE, CSP, CPPS Healthcare Technology Consulting LLC

North Bethesda, Maryland
Medical Devices Expert Witness, Products Liability Expert Witness - Patient Safety, Biomedical Engineering, Clinical Engineering, Healthcare Technology, Medical Accident Investigation, Infusion Pumps, Defibrillators, Electrosurgical Units, Insulin Pumps, Joint Commission, Hospital Safety, Patient Safety, Patient Monitoring
37 years of hospital experience as Director of Clinical Engineering at two major hospitals; Responsible for managing all of the medical devices at those institutions; including overseeing the preventative maintenance, repairs, and incident investigation; Active member of Patient Safety Committee, Environment of Care Committee, Technology Management Committee, & Medical Product Implementation Committee. Professional Engineer (PE); Certified in Clinical Engineering (CCE); Certified Safety Professional (CSP); & Certified Professional In Patient Safety (CPPS) Fellow, American College of Clinical Engineering (ACCE) 2006 Recipient, Clinical/Biomedical Engineering Achievement Award from Association for the Advancement of Medical Instrumentation (AAMI) Co-Chair, AAMI Standards Board (1993-2015) Chair, National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) Technical Committee on Medical Equipment (2007-2015). ECRI Institute – Health Devices Advisory Board (2007-2007). M...

Stephen A. Batzer, PhD, PE Batzer Engineering

Fife Lake, Michigan
Intellectual Property Expert Witness, Failure Analysis Expert Witness - Intellectual property, patent infringement, forensic engineering, material failure analysis, mechanical technology, manufacturing, product liability, firearms, expert witness standard of care.
Retired Lieutenant Colonel, US Army. Adjunct professor of mechanical engineering at the University of Arkansas. 65+ Peer reviewed publications. Dr. Batzer has given short courses and invited lectures at universities, private companies and internationally.

Robert E. Burnham, PE Burnham Engineering Associates, LLC

Lathrup Village, Michigan
Engineering Expert Witness, Products Liability Expert Witness - Failure Analysis, Automotive Design Analysis, Hazard Communication, OSHA Compliance/Industry Standards, Warning Labels, Machine Guarding, Safety of Robotic Installations, Stamping Presses, Injection Molding Presses, Backhoes and Loaders, Industrial Accidents, Industrial and Appliance Fluid Leaks
Robert Burnham, MSE, PE, has 30+ yrs. experience in engineering analysis supporting more than 200 litigation cases. State Licensed Professional Engineer since 1980. Product Design senior engineer and senior manager for design and test of automotive body, electrical, and mechanical components and complete vehicles. In-plant quality manager, Senior Manufacturing Engineer and in-plant Senior Engineer of Manufacturing Process Analysis, including metal stamping presses, assembly processing and robotic welding equipment, injection molding presses, and plastic mold designs. 11 patents. 27 years Adjunct Professor in Manufacturing Engineering, Schoolcraft College. Investigation of mechanical design defects, product and design failure analysis, patent disputes, products liability, product defects. Vice President of Design and Manufacturing Engineering for 3 major corporations. Analysis of machine guarding provisions, operator safeguarding, OSHA compliance, compliance with industry-st...

Bradley T Cook, PE J.M. Miller Engineering, Inc.

Ann Arbor, Michigan
Automotive Expert Witness, Accident Reconstruction Expert Witness - Auto Accident, Accident Causation, Automotive Safety, Black Box Technology, Car Accident, Collision Analysis, Crash Data Retrieval, Failure Analysis, Forensic Engineering, Human Factors, Motorcycle, Occupational Safety, Premises Liability, Product Liability, Safety Engineering, Slip, Trip & Fall
Bradley is a registered professional engineer and consultant with extensive experience in accident reconstruction. He specializes in vehicular accident reconstruction and has investigated hundreds of vehicle accidents involving cars, trucks, pedestrians, bicyclists, motorcycles, etc. The investigations have involved issues of nighttime visibility, downloading of crash data (black box data), reaction time, and blind spots. He holds a Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Michigan and is currently pursuing a Masters of Science in Engineering with a concentration in Biomedical from Purdue University. Bradley has recently co-authored a chapter titled Occupational Health and Safety Management in the Handbook of Human Factors & Ergonomics. He is also currently a committee member of the Underwriters Laboratories (UL) Standards Technical Panel (STP) 2201: Engine, Generator Requirements and the ASTM Technical Committee E58 on Forensic Engineering. Br...

Ann Prewett, PhD

Bloomfield, Michigan
Medical Devices Expert Witness, Products Liability Expert Witness - product development, bone graft, orthopedic, vascular grafts, collagen, biomaterials, FMEA, FDA, CE Mark, Design Control, ISO13485, CAPA, biocompatibility testing, spine product, spine fusion, chemical analysis, polymer characterization, sterilization, ethylene oxide, wear debris, FMEA, 510k
PhD in Chemistry, with 28 years experience in medical device field. Invented and developed many successful medical products in cardiology, spine and orthopedics. Am a named inventor on many patents and have represented law firms both as an expert and fact witness in deposition and at trial leading to successful outcomes in major intellectual property patent cases. Am well-spoken and articulate and can provide convincing and credible testimony. I have authored/co-authored over 60 abstracts and published papers in fields spanning orthopedics, dentistry, cardiology, medical devices and spine. Creative problem solver that can contribute to strategic thinking and approach in legal cases. Key talent is analyzing scientific data and finding strengths or weaknesses in the methods, data and scientific approach. Strong testifier, not easily caught off guard. Have worked in all areas of product development from conception, design, design validation, design transfer, production and comm...

Christopher E. Janson, MS, CSP, CHMM Haines, Janson & Associates LLC

St. Louis, Missouri
Safety Expert Witness, Premises Liability Expert Witness - Engineering, Products Liability, Slip, Trip & Fall, Retail Safety, Equipment & Machinery, Human Factors, Slip Resistance, Accident Investigation/Reconstruction, OSHA, Guarding, Failure Analysis, Construction, Industrial & Premises Accidents
Haines, Janson & Associates provides safety and risk management consulting services. Christopher E. Janson, Board Certified Safety Professional (CSP); Certified Hazardous Materials Manager (CHMM); Certified User of the English XL slip resistance measuring device (CXLT). Mr. Janson has held safety management positions with several Fortune 500 companies. He has also worked with a variety of firms as a consultant for the insurance industry. Mr. Janson is a professional member of the American Society of Safety Engineers.

Jay H Daily JHD Product Liability Consulting

Plattsmouth, Nebraska
Products Liability Expert Witness, Industrial Design Expert Witness - Testing, Failure Analysis, Ergonomics, Product Design, Manufacturing, Mechanical Engineering, Premises Liability, Structural Engineering, Warnings and Labels, Slip, Trip & Fall, Metallurgy, Machinery/Equipment
I have 32 years of engineering design experience in multiple industries. I have developed designs for aerospace, consumer products, industrial machinery and products for use in retail environments. Strong manufacturing background and familiarity with all types of manufacturing equipment and processes. These include CNC cutting equipment, roll forming, stamping and progressive dies, Mig, Tig, and high frequency welding, robotics and automated manufacturing processes, assembly, finishing and packaging systems. I have the ability and resources to do physical testing of products, materials, including destructive and non-destructive testing. Strong analytical skills to assess product design and performance empirically and theoretically relative to specific industry standards. I am well versed in safety warnings and labels, and the responsibilities these requirements place on manufacturers of products and equipment.

Neal A. Growney, PE Neal A. Growney & Assoc., LLC

Franklin Lakes, New Jersey
Products Liability Expert Witness, Equipment & Machinery Expert Witness - Machine guarding: metalworking, woodworking, food, plastic and rubber, machinery: saws, press-brakes, oxy-acetylene torches, CNC machining, grinders, buffers, mills; printing presses; power tools; ladders; material handling: conveyors, forklifts, truck loading, palletizers; construction machinery.
Rubber/plastic mills, calendars and Banbury style mixers, 2 and 3-roll mills, extruders; vertical post mixers, blenders, power presses, hand tools, drill presses, doors and gates, railings, hoists, lifts, shaker screens, bucket elevators, scrap grinders, V-belt & chain drives, jacks, compressed gas containers, compressors, wire rope, log splitters, lawn mowers, packaging machinery, commercial & industrial washing machines and ironers, racks, flatbed truck unloading, exercise machines, personal protective equipment, strut, warnings, instructions, manuals, training, OSHA, ANSI, ASTM,NFPA, MSHA, BOCA, DOT drivers' logs.

Child Abuse Pediatric Consultants

Mount Kisco, New York
Pediatrics Expert Witness, Products Liability Expert Witness - Child Abuse, Child Abuse Misdiagnosis, Child Abuse Missed Diagnosis, Child Abuse Pediatrics, Child Head Injury, Child Neglect, Child Product Safety, Child Sexual Abuse, Child Strangulation, Pediatrician Malpractice, Pediatrics, Shaken Baby Syndrome
Expertise in sexual abuse, sexual assault, physical abuse, child neglect, distinguishing accidental injury from abuse, child fatalities and near-deaths, choking, drowning. Significant experience in child product development, manufacturing, safety. Expert in evaluating mechanism related to child products. Excellent academic, research and clinical background. Experience with family, criminal and malpractice cases.

Gerald M. Goldhaber, PhD Goldhaber Research Associates, LLC

New York, New York
Products Liability Expert Witness, Warnings & Labels Expert Witness - Failure to Warn, Adequacy of Warnings, Duty to Warn, Personal Injury and Warnings, Hidden Hazards Requiring Warnings, Creation and Evaluation of Warnings, Effectiveness and Costs of Warnings, Product Warnings and Safety Instructions of Warnings, Warnings Codes, Standards and Regulations
Over the last 39 years, Dr. Gerald M. Goldhaber has emerged as the nation's leading safety warnings and communication expert. His client have included over 100 of the top 500 corporations in the U.S., 50 of the top 100 law firms and government agencies including the FDA (consulted on new nutritional label) and CPSC for whom he has helped establish guidelines for products ranging from ATV's to soda bottles to in-line skates. Dr. Goldhaber has designed warnings for dozens of consumer and industrial products including Playtex Tampons, Otis Elevators, Rheem Water Heaters, Nissin Foods, SC Johnson's Raid and Off, Dr. Pepper/7 UP/Cadbury Beverages and Owens Corning Fiberglas. He is the author of 10 books including two of the all-time best sellers in the field of communication (Organizational Communication, the first and leading college textbook in the field of Organizational Communication and Communication Probes, which sold over X million copies). Dr. Goldhaber's 11th book, PROFIT & LO...

Gerard A. Macri, PhD Gerard Macri & Associates

New Windsor, New York
Chemistry & Chemicals Expert Witness, Forensic Science Expert Witness - forensic chemical investigations, chemical accidents and explosions, chemical risk assessment, forensic science, chemical exposure risks, unknown chemical compound identification, chemical incompatibilities, hazardous chemical fires and reactions, products liability, environmental regulations
Dr. Macri brings 40+ years’ experience and a comprehensive understanding of the physical and/or chemical properties and behavior of various substances to assist in the support and vindication of the client’s claim. Previous cases have involved a variety of areas, including: Laboratory sampling & analytical testing measurements, quality control affecting purity of chemical consumer products, industrial inorganics, sources of chemical contamination, chemical reactions and products, inorganic compounds, metals and precious metals, chemical exposure risks, hazardous waste management, wastewater treatment, analysis and risk assessment of airborne chemicals and vapors. Chemical identification of substances causing slip &fall, identification of malodorous chemicals resulting from mixtures of incompatible chemicals: Sporicidin and bleach, oxidizers and flammables or combustibles, and others, application of NYC Fire & Building codes to Loft Law exemptions. Over 23 chemical foren...

Irving U. Ojalvo, ScD, PE Technology Associates, LLC

New York, New York
Accident Reconstruction Expert Witness, Products Liability Expert Witness - Engineering, biomechanics, animation, automotive, human factors, accident reconstruction, low speed collisions, animation, machinery, safety, warnings, falls, ladders, construction, golf carts, parking lots
My staff of Mechanical, Civil and Electrical engineers have helped over 2,000 attorneys pursue their cases. All of our engineers hold advanced degrees from top-rated universities and are licensed professional engineers. Several members of our staff are current or retired university professors. We have engineers that are currently active on two ANSI national standards committees (A14/Ladders and Z130/Golf Carts), and several of our engineers are currently involved in research and publication in accident reconstruction and safety.

Meyer R. Rosen, CFEI, FRSC, FAIC, CPC, CChE, DABFET, FACFE Interactive Consulting, Inc.

E. Norwich, New York
Products Liability Expert Witness, Fire Expert Witness - Fires, Explosions, hazardous chemicals, Chemical burns, Toxic exposures, chemistry, chemical engineering, consumer products, industrial products, industrial accidents, materials science, cosmetics, hair relaxers, warnings & instructions, OSHA Codes, Standards, SDS, Patent Infringement, Trade Secrets
Experienced Consulting and Testifying Forensic Litigation Expert Witness. Products Liability and Personal Injury. Plaintiff or Defense; Federal and State. Incident Reconstruction, Complex Litigation, International Experience. 25 years Industrial Experience. Consumer & industrial product development. Evaluation of hazardous chemicals & safety issues; Chief Scientific Advisor and Director of Technical & Regulatory Symposia for HBA (Health & Beauty, America), Adjunct Professor Fire Science (15 years); Nationally Certified Fire and Explosion Investigator. Advanced Training (CFEI). Member: National Fire Protection Association, American Chemical Society, American Institute of Chemical Engineers, Contributing Expert for Standards- Making Committees (American Society of Testing Materials), Peer Reviewer Professional Journals, Member:Center for Dermal Research, Rutgers University. Fellow: American College of Forensic Examiners, Fellow: American Institute of Chemists, Fell...

Chris Meadows, MHA, CCDS, CM Meadows and Associates, LLC

Charlotte, North Carolina
Medical Devices Expert Witness, Products Liability Expert Witness - Cardiac Implantable Electronic Device, Cardiac Device, Industry Employed Allied Professional (IEAP), Implantable Cardiac Monitor (ICM), Loop Recorder, Pacemaker, Defibrillator, Remote Monitoring, Magnetic Resonance Conditional Device, Marketing, Vendor Management, Healthcare Administration
Certified and experienced Allied Health Professional. Certification Summary: Certified Cardiac Device Specialist and Certified Manager. The Certified Cardiac Device Specialist designation is awarded by the International Board of Heart Rhythm Examiners in a joint effort with the National Board of Medical Examiners. Candidate eligibility requires demonstration of active involvement in the practice of heart rhythm management. The examination assesses knowledge of 1) basic science; 2) applied science and technology, and 3) technology, clinical practice, diagnosis, interpretation, and management of tachyarrhythmias and bradyarrhythmias. Maintenance requires continuing education and re-examination. The Certified Manager designation is awarded by the Institute of Certified Professional Managers. Candidate eligibility requires an assessment of education and experience. The examination assesses analytical skills, knowledge, and decision-making skills in multiple functional areas through t...

Kevin A Rider, PhD, PE, CPE Forensic Human Factors, LLC

Columbus, Ohio
Human Factors Expert Witness, Engineering Expert Witness - Distracted driving, Driving behavior, Reconstruction, Biomechanics, Maritime, Manufacturing, Mining, OSHA, Premises Liability, Products Liability, Safety, Slips, Trips, Falls, Transportation, Warnings, Conspicuity, Cell phones, Texting, Lighting, Perception, Visibility, Instructions, Human Factors
Dr. Kevin Rider is a human factors expert and owner of Forensic Human Factors, LLC, providing investigations, reports and expert testimony for personal injury cases – plaintiff and defense. His expertise involves investigating how people interact with other people, products and environments in predictable ways, and applying this understanding to effective, efficient and safe products, services and systems. He has been retained as an expert in more than 25 states (+ Puerto Rico). Dr. Rider’s expertise includes: • MVAs and pedestrian collisions, incl. trucks, trains, buses, motor/bicycles • Illumination, nighttime visibility, and conspicuity • DUI/DWIs, where intoxication was not a proximate cause of crash • Adequacy of product designs and warnings • The design and maintenance of safe civil and occupational environments • Premises liability, and slips, trips and falls • Workplace and construction safety Dr. Rider is a Professional Engineer (PE), a Certified Professio...

Robert A Durham, PhD, PE THEWAY Labs

Tulsa, Oklahoma
Failure Analysis Expert Witness, Engineering Expert Witness - Fire, Engineering Mechanical, Engineering Electrical, Building Inspection, Construction, Electricity, Electronics, Laboratories & Testing, Investigation, Products Liability, Plumbing, Forensic Science

John S. Morse, PhD, PE John S. Morse, PE

Westville, Oklahoma
Accident Reconstruction Expert Witness, Products Liability Expert Witness - Ladders, scaffolds, shopping carts, fires & explosions, oil & gas industry, guarding, warnings, heavy trucks, brakes
Investigated over 450 ladder/climbing equipment accidents involving step, fixed, extension, articulated, combination, rolling, and telescoping ladders, folding attic stairways, fixed stairways and scaffolds. Appeared on television three times to discuss shopping cart safety. Investigated fires and explosions, heavy truck accidents, industrial accidents, oil & gas industry, guarding, warnings, and plumbing failures.

The TASA Group, Inc., Expert Referral Over 10,000 Categories of Technical and Medical Experts

Blue Bell, Pennsylvania
Expert Witness Referral Expert Witness - Accounting, Automotive, Biomechanics, Computers, Construction, Employment, Engineering, Intellectual Property, Medical, Personal Injury, Product Liability, Safety, Security. All relevant advanced degrees. Experts available locally and nationally.
The TASA Group's skilled referral advisors match your criteria with topflight local, regional, & national independent consulting and testifying experts. We offer over 11,000 expertise categories, including 1000+ medical specialties. TASA provides targeted referrals, forwards resumes, and arranges your initial expert phone interviews. Save valuable time. **You can also request one of our indispensable expert background research products: the Challenge History Report 2.0, which details the challenges to an expert's testimony or credentials; the Professional Sanction Search, which relays sanctions brought against experts by their professional associations and licensing boards; and the Expert Witness Profiler, the most comprehensive background report available, that includes references on social media, memberships, publications, education, challenged testimony, and much more. **The TASA Group also offers free expert witness-led webinars (CLE-eligible in certain states) relevant to you...

Thomas R Shellenbarger, PE, MBA

Erie, Pennsylvania
Products Liability Expert Witness, Equipment & Machinery Expert Witness - NY & PA PE License, Mechanical Engineer, Failure Analysis, Product Liability, Safety Signs/Labels, Control Valves, Valves, Pressure vessels, Piping, Pipe Couplings, Tanks, High Pressure, Elastomers, Composites, Equipment & Machinery, Fluid Leaks, Design & Manufacturing Defects, Patent Infringement.
Mr. Thomas Shellenbarger, PE is an engineering consultant with over 35 years of Mechanical Engineering experience. Licensed Professional Engineer in NY and PA. Services include consulting and expert witness in the following areas: Product Safety Signs and Labels, Guards and Barriers, Mechanical Engineering & Design, Forensic Engineering, Structural Engineering, Materials Engineering, Safety Engineering, Pipeline Safety, Valve Sealing, Hydraulic Components, Pressure Vessels, Tanks, Piping Systems, Pipe Joining, Failure Analysis, Patent Disputes, Product Liability including Failure to Warn, Machinery Defects, Stress & Stability Analysis, Testing, Calculations, Oilfield, Industrial, Construction, Mining, & Power Plant Equipment Failure, Valves including Control, Safety, Relief, Globe, Gate, Ball, Check. Experienced Using Metallic Materials including Carbon and Stainless Steels, Alloy Steels, Aluminum, Titanium, Bronze, Brass, Ductile Iron Types and Grades, Metal Matrix Design and C...

Scott J. Taylor, CDP Accident Reconstructions and Animations

Greenille, South Carolina
Accident Reconstruction Expert Witness, Products Liability Expert Witness - 3D Trucking Accidents Reconstructions Animations, Accident Reconstructions Animations, Night Lighting Accidents, 3D Crime Scene Reconstructions, Whiplash Accidents, Products Liability, Pedestrian Accidents, Motorcycle Accidents, Cranes Accidents, Dart Out Accidents, Slip and Fall, Fires Simulations
PLEASE CALL TO RECEIVE ANIMATIONS LIKE YOUR CASE Scott is likely America's most experienced all around reconstructions animator, including admissibility, and testifying in court, due to the following 12 experience reasons: 1- 26 years experience of 276 retained cases in 38 states and 37 specialties, 25 testimonies, for plaintiffs or defendants 2- Since 2009 he was retained for 39 new Animations of Reconstructions (5 criminal) 3- He is 50% more cost effective than competitors, according to attorneys, articles, and experts 4- 36% are repeats animations by attorneys or experts in prior cases 5- 87% of his cases settled before trial (if finished 1 month before trial), 9% "won" in trial 6- Trucking cases were 61% of animations programming hours prior to a 2009 study 7- Scott wrote 2 Papers suggesting Amercan Judge's animations admissibility questions, based on 12 Law books of "Federal Evidence Rules" precedents, for Attorney J. Kendall Few to present live to the National Institu...

Reza A Mirshams, PhD, PE Materials Engineering Services, LLC

Frisco, Texas
Metallurgy Expert Witness, Failure Analysis Expert Witness - Corrosion, Failure Analysis, Products Defect, Products Liability, Galvanized Steel, Welding, Materials Selection for Design, Forensic Engineering, Accident Investigation, Manufacturing, Tubular Products, Oil and Gas, Pipeline, Vehicle, Construction, Equipment and Machinery, Failure Inspection.
Dr. Reza Mirshams has Ph.D. and M.S. degrees in Industrial Metallurgy and Metallurgical Engineering and is a Licensed Professional Engineer with 40 years combined industrial and academic experience. Dr. Mirshams is a tenured full professor in engineering technology and has taught courses in the areas of mechanical metallurgy, manufacturing processes of materials, corrosion, galvanized steel, failure analysis of materials, fatigue, creep, engineering product design and development, materials selection in engineering design, and mechanical behavior and fracture mechanisms. His research interests include mechanical metallurgy, fracture analysis, corrosion assessment and mitigation for construction industry and energy industry, heat treatments of steel, mechanical behavior of materials-microstructure relations, fracture mechanics, fatigue and creep of metals, nano and micro scales properties, and the study of advanced materials for structural applications in design of mechanical systems...

Jahan Rasty, PhD, PE, MBA Real-World Forensic Engineering, LLC

Lubbock, Texas
Engineering Expert Witness, Metallurgy Expert Witness - Failure Analysis, Accident Reconstruction, Slip, Trip & Fall, Products Liability, Human Factors, Intellectual Property, Forensic Science, Fire, Equipment & Machinery, Electricity, Biomechanics, Premises Liability
Jahan Rasty, PhD, PE, MBA is a tenured full professor of Mechanical Engineering at Texas Tech University (since 1988) where he also serves as the Director of newly established post-graduate Forensic Engineering Certificate Program, as well as the director of Materials Performance Characterization and Failure Analysis Laboratory. Dr. Rasty is also the founding president of Real-World Forensic Engineering, LLC, which is a boutique-style engineering consulting firm. He is an experienced engineering expert and has successfully testified in more than 250 cases and has conducted over 1,000 engineering investigations in the areas of consumer products and industrial machinery failures involving design, manufacturing and marketing defect issues. Professor Rasty is a licensed professional engineer in the state of Texas, and holds various forensic certifications in the fields of fire and explosion investigation (CFEI, CFII), as well as vehicle Crash Data Retrieval (CDR). He received his BS,...

Johnie P. Spruiell, P.E. Integrity Forensics and Engineering, LLC

Sanger, Texas
Mechanical Engineering Expert Witness, Forensic Science Expert Witness - Chemistry & Chemicals, Electrical Engineering, Energy, Equipment & Machinery, Failure Analysis, Fire, Laboratories & Testing, Oil and Gas, Products Liability, Product, Plumbing, Leak, Warnings & Labels, Guarding, CSST, Gas Explosions, Natural Gas, Propane, LPG, Forensic Engineering, Expert Witness
LICENSURE: -Texas Professional Engineer License #57023 -Colorado Professional Engineer License #24555 -Alabama Professional Engineer License #35693 -Mississippi Professional Engineer License #17888 EDUCATION: -BSME, University of Texas at Arlington, 1978 AFFILIATIONS: -MEMBER, American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME) -MEMBER, NCEES - National Council of Examiners for Engineering and Surveying -MEMBER, National Society of Professional Engineers (NSPE) -MEMBER, Texas Society of Professional Engineers (TSPE) -Pi Tau Sigma -Tau Beta Pi PRIMARY AREAS OF EXPERTISE: -Fire and Explosion Analysis Fuel Gas Fires and Explosions Residential, Commercial, Industrial Gas-Fired Equipment and Household Appliances Engineering Assistance for Fire Investigators -General Products and Equipment - Mechanical and Electrical Determination of Cause of Failure and Accidents Evaluation of Safety, Guarding, Warnings Compliance with Standards Analysis/Evaluation - ...

Scott W. Beckwith, PhD BTG Composites, Inc.

Taylorsville, Utah
Failure Analysis Expert Witness, Products Liability Expert Witness - Composite Materials, Plastic Materials, Composite Manufacturing, Composites Design & Analysis, Composites Test Methods, Impact Damage, Environmental Effects, Pressure Vessels, Adhesives/Joining Methods, Sports/Recreating Products, Structural Composites, Failure Criteria
Over 45 years technical experience with composites and plastic materials. Numerous technical publications (325+). Recognized international technology expert. Appointed to US Government, industry committees and professional society advisory boards. Experience in over 40 litigation and insurance cases. International Technical Director of SAMPE (Society for Advance of Material & Process Engineering).

Dale M Gumz, PE Inductive Engineering

Cadott, Wisconsin
Engineering Expert Witness, Safety Expert Witness - Accident Reconstruction, Products Liability, Slip, Trip & Fall, Agriculture, Human Factors
Over 40 years of engineering, safety, manufacturing and farm experience. Our firm is associated with several other engineering firms with a broad range of skills, with both practical and academic experience. My experience includes: equipment design, equipment use and misuse, safeguarding devices design, warnings design, work procedures and safety responsibilities.

Mark R Webster, PE, MSME, MBA Webster Engineering, LLC

Hubertus, Wisconsin
Mechanical Engineering Expert Witness, Equipment & Machinery Expert Witness - Conveyors and Systems, Elevators, Material Lifts, Industrial Controls, Dynamic Analysis, Animations, Forensic Engineering, Intellectual Property, Freight Lifts, ASME B20.1 Standard, ASME Safety Standards, Equipment and Machinery, Failure Analysis, Hydraulics, Manufacturing, Products Liability
Licensed Professional Engineer with 32 years of experience with conveyors, and a wide range of industrial machinery and control systems. conveyor systems, material handling systems, elevators, material lifts, vertical conveyors, shopping cart conveyors (adjacent to escalators), automated car parking systems, custom engineered machinery and systems. Board Certified Forensic Engineer. Vice Chair of ASME B20.1 Safety Standards for Conveyors and Related Equipment, Vice Chair of ASME Board on Safety Codes and Standards, member of the National Academy of Forensic Engineers. Engineering specialties include machine design, dynamic system analysis and animation (multi-body physics, motion analysis), hydraulic lifts and systems, heavy mechanical drives for and lifting and other material handling applications, finite element analysis. Very active in ASME safety codes and standards.
You can also find Products Liability Expert Witnesses in:
New York, Idaho, Utah, Illinois, Michigan, Nebraska, New Jersey, Florida, California, Maryland, North Carolina, Arizona, Oklahoma, Connecticut, Pennsylvania, and South Carolina