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Accidents & Safety Expert Witnesses

Accidents fall into two different categories, either physical or non-physical. A physical accident can be a fall or motor vehicle collision, while a non-physical accident would be the divulgence of a secret or accidental deletion of data. There are safety precautions that can be enacted to help prevent most accidents. Our accidents and safety expert witnesses, speakers, and consultants specialize in a broad array of disciplines including health sciences, engineering, transportation, insurance, toxicology, occupational safety, ergonomics, sports, law, forensics, human factors, public health, hotel operations, and more. These experts have specific knowledge of:

  • Workplace design
  • Accidents
  • OSHA compliance
  • Traffic accidents 
  • Boating accidents
  • Fire investigations
  • Product defects
  • Slips and falls
  • Premises liability
  • ADA codes
  • Criminal and police matters
  • Water slides
  • Nuclear power
  • Food safety
Our accidents and safety experts have worked with major corporations such as McDonnell Douglas and RAND as well as government agencies such as the National Security Agency and the U.S. Department of Agriculture, to name only a few. Our accidents and safety expert witnesses have successfully testified for both plaintiffs and defense in a variety of cases and are prolific authors and lecturers worldwide.

Here are a few of our favorite Accidents & Safety Expert Witnesses:

This sample expert has over 20 years of experience and specializes in the field of accident reconstruction and animations with specific knowledge in the areas of motor vehicle crash reconstruction, forensic animations and event data recorders. Published on such topics as school bus acceleration rates. Testified 75 times on topics such as accident reconstruction, forensic animations and event recorders.


I have 20 years of experience, and specialize in the field of medicine with specific knowledge in the areas of radiation physics, radiation safety and gamma knife. I have published on such topics as gamma knife, radiation safety and brachytherapy.


I have 30 years of experience and specialize in the field of gymnastics, with specific knowledge of injuries, proper progressions and facility design flaws.


I have 46 years of experience, and specialize in the field of railroad operations and safety with specific knowledge in the areas of personal injuries; safety training and operations (rule) training. I have published on such topics as railroad operations, railroad safety and operating plans for industrial and short line railroads. I have testified on personal injuries to employees. I have been injury free and with perfect attendance for 46 years of railroad service, as well as having published 20 railroad-related books.


I have 20 years of experience, and specialize in the field of commercial explosives use with specific knowledge in the areas of explosive engineering, commercial blasting techniques and blasting safety.


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I have 37 years of experience, and specialize in the field of traffic collision reconstruction with specific knowledge in the areas of low speed, lamp analysis and emergency vehicles. I have published on such topics as lamp analysis, recreational vehicles and crash data retrieval and black box. I have testified 99 times on topics such as low speed, emergency vehicles and lamp analysis.


I have 25 years of experience, and specialize in the field of transportation safety with specific knowledge in the areas of commercial trucking, trucking operations and truck driving. I have testified 8 times on various topics that dealt with trucking. I accomplished one of my main desires in life and that was to own my own business.


I have 25 years of experience, and specialize in the field of mine safety and operation with specific knowledge in the areas of operations, planning and safety. I have testified 12 times on topics such as civil law suits, Michigan speech-language-hearing association conferences, state and federal and regulatory hearings. As a mine manager, I lead large mining operations of 400 to over 1,000 employees to drastically improve the safety of their working environment.


I have 50 years of experience, and specialize in the field of personal injury with specific knowledge in the areas of biomechanics, cognitive psychology and attention. I have published on such topics as warnings and instructions, personal attention and human error. I have testified 95 times on topics such as warnings and instructions, slip, trip and fall and vehicle operation.


I have 35 years of experience, and specialize in the field of product safety and product recalls with specific knowledge in the areas of the Consumer Product Safety Act, section 15(b) product defect reports and developing strategies for conducting product recalls. I have testified 6 times on topics such as wrongful deaths with consumer products, injuries related to consumer products. I provide attorneys and firms with a unique insight into the Consumer Product Safety Commission that supports findings of product defect.


This expert is a dynamic aviation enthusiast who has flown 305 makes and models of airplanes, helicopters, and gliders while logging more than 16,350 hours of flight time. He has started and/or purchased 19 aviation firms, from small companies to multi-million dollar aircraft manufacturing firms with government contracts. He currently manages several firms that are connected with the aviation industry, including a high-tech manufacturing business in California. In addition to these activities, this expert has been providing consulting services to private individuals, government agencies, Air Carriers, aviation trade organizations, and other parties needing assistance when starting and/or growing existing aviation…


This expert’s Ph.D. thesis evaluates how automobiles collapse during impact. For eighteen years he then worked in industry, focused on structures, tires, soils, foundations, fluid mechanics, and design optimization. For the last seventeen years he has been involved in litigation work centered on vehicular and industrial accidents.


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