Transportation Expert Witnesses
Consultants and expert witnesses who may provide testimony regarding transportation issues may be found here. This page includes admiralty & maritime, railroad, trucking, and aviation experts. Transportation experts found here may provide reports regarding transportation brokering, automotive issues, bus & truck safety, highways, transit, bridges, transportation engineering, and transportation infrastructure. They may also provide expert witness testimony on transportation technology, transportation safety, railroad accident investigation, seat belts, airbags, driver behavior, ATVs, motorcycles, and bicycles, as well as related issues.
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- Accident Investigation
- Accident Reconstruction
- Admiralty & Maritime
- Alcohol, Drug & DUI Testing
- All Terrain Vehicles (ATV)
- Armored Transport
- Automobile Dealerships
- Automobile Finance
- Automobile Mechanical & Body Repair
- Automotive Engineering
- Black Box/Data Recorder
- Bus & Truck Safety/Accident
- Car & Truck Rental
- Child Safety
- Cruise Lines
- Disabled Access
- Driver Behavior
- Infotainment & Telematics Systems
- Logistics/Freight Forwarding
- Lost Profits
- Manufactured Homes
- Parking Lots/Garages
- Seat Belts & Air Bags
- Tourism & Travel Industry
- Traffic/Highway Safety
- Transportation Construction
- Transportation Engineering
- Transportation Safety
- UTV (Utility Vehicles, Side by Sides)
- Warehouse Operations
What is a transportation expert witness?
A transportation expert witness is a person who can provide testimony about transportation-related issues in a legal setting. This might include issues related to traffic accidents, public transportation, or private transportation companies.
What is the role of a transportation expert witness?
A transportation expert witness provides testimony on issues related to transportation safety, regulations, and industry standards.
How much can a person make as a transportation expert witness?
Transportation expert witnesses can earn anywhere from $175 to $450 or more per hour, depending on the case. Experts usually receive compensation for travel time, and more for deposition and trial testimony.
What are the qualifications of a transportation expert witness?
A transportation expert witness should have knowledge and experience in transportation regulations, safety, and best practices to offer opinions in lawsuits related to transportation incidents, including accidents, injuries, and property damage.
For a case, how is evidence gathered by a transportation expert witness?
A transportation expert witness gathers evidence through site inspections, data analysis, and interviews with witnesses. They may also use simulations and models to recreate the accident or incident in question.
What type of cases typically require the testimony of a transportation expert witness?
Cases involving accidents, injuries, or property damage related to transportation, such as car accidents, trucking accidents, aviation accidents, and railroad accidents, typically require the testimony of a transportation expert witness.