Who is Industrial Accident Reconstruction Engineers?
We are a forensic engineering firm that provides forensic engineering services for our legal and insurance clients. Our forensic engineers travel throughout the United States to investigate industrial accidents, product defect and failure claims and causes of action resulting in OSHA violations, machine failures, machine safety concerning personal injury or death.
The Mission of Industrial Accident Reconstruction Engineers:
Our mission is to provide to you forensic engineering services that are dedicated to the application of the art, science and methodology of engineering and the scientific method in order to answer questions of fact in the jurisprudence system to assist the trier of fact concerning accidents and product defect and failure claims. We utilize our engineering knowledge, skill, experience, training and education to give you an objective professional opinion that is thorough and comprehensive, understandable and timely. Our engineers have submitted written expert reports in state and federal court and have given sworn expert testimony under oath during both deposition and trial.
Industrial Accident Reconstruction Engineers Provides Forensic Engineering Services in Industrial Accident Reconstruction:
• Workman’s Compensation Cases.
• OSHA Industrial Safety Regulation 29CFR1910, 1926, 1928.
• ANSI, ASME, ISO, UL, ASTM Standards and Codes.
• Machine Guard Engineering and Machine Guard Safety Requirements.
• Industrial Process Machine Failures.
• Personal Protective Equipment Requirements/Failures.
• Lockout/Tagout Safety Requirements/Issues.
• Kinetic Energy and Hydraulic Punch and Forming Press Accidents Reconstruction.
• Scaffold, Ladder and Work Platform Accident Reconstruction.
• Forklift Accident Reconstruction.
• Material Handling and Warehouse Storage Rack Accidents Reconstruction.
• Shipping/Receiving/Loading Dock Accidents Reconstruction.
• Manlift and Vehicle Mounted Work Platform Accident Reconstruction.
• Crane Accident Reconstruction.
• Conveyor Accident Reconstruction.
• Machine Hydraulic System Design and Accident Reconstruction.
• Machine/Component Product Defect and Failure Analyses.
• Amusement Park Ride Product Defect and Failure Analyses.
• Model Building
• Laboratory Testing Support
• Computer Aided Design (CAD)
• Training and Professional Development
Who are the clients of Industrial Accident Reconstruction Engineers?
We work with law firms and insurance companies on civil plaintiff, civil defendant and insurance claimant cases.
How can you contact Industrial Accident Reconstruction Engineers?
Our corporate office is located in Jamestown North Carolina. Please feel free to contact us any time at 336-841-6354. Please visit our website at: www.industrialaccidents.expert. We look forward to meet with you to discuss your case.
Areas of Expertise
- Accident Investigation
- Accident Reconstruction
- Burn Injury
- Elevator & Escalator
- Equipment & Machinery
- Failure Analysis
- Forensic Engineering
- Hazardous Materials
- Industrial Engineering
- Labels & Warnings
- Ladders & Scaffolds
- Machine Guarding
- Personal Injury
- Premises Liability
- Professional Engineering
- Ramp & Stairs
- Safety Engineering
- Wrongful Death
- Q: Please list your professional accreditations, degrees, licenses, and certificates granted:
- A: Bachelor of Science Degree in Mechanical Engineering.
Licensed Professional Engineer in MD, TN, NC, SC, GA, FL, VA, WV, NJ, MI, LA, MS, Wash DC
- Q: Please list your affiliations or memberships in any professional and/or industry organizations:
- A: ?National Society of Professional Engineers (1999).
?American Society of Mechanical Engineers (2002).
?National Academy of Forensic Engineers (2002).
?Society of Automotive Engineers (2008).
?International Association of Amusement Parks and Attractions (2016).
- Q: Please list any teaching or speaking experience you have had, including subject matter:
- A: Mathematics Teacher For Koyo Corporation (1996-1997)
Taught basic math to potential hourly employees for the purposes of screening
for future employment. Created math text and testing materials for classroom use.
Society of Manufacturing Engineers – Subject Forensic Engineering (2004).
Professional Engineers of North Carolina – Subject Forensic Engineering (2007, 2008, 2014).
Raleigh-Wake County Paralegal Association – Subject Forensic Engineering (2007).
Guilford County Paralegal Association – Subject Forensic Engineering (2007).
Casualty Insurance Adjusters Various Chapters – Subject Forensic Engineering (2007).
North Carolina Paralegal Association – Subject Forensic Engineering (2008).
Local Middle Schools – National Engineer’s Week – Subject Engineering Profession (05-09).
North Carolina State University ASME Student Section. Subject Forensic Engineering (2009).
Piedmont Community College – Subject Forensic Engineering (2009).
National Engineer’s Week – Subject Careers in Engineering and What Engineers Do (04-09).
Professional Engineers of North Carolina – Subject NASA’s Saturn V Moon Rocket (2010).
- Q: Have any of your accreditations ever been investigated, suspended or removed? (if yes, explain)
- A: No
- Q: On how many occasions have you been retained as an expert?
- A: 150+
- Q: For what area(s) of expertise have you been retained as an expert?
- A: Amusement Ride Accidents/Standards of Maintenance/Standards of Care and
Operation/Product Defect and Failure Analysis.
Industrial Accidents/OSHA Safety/Machine Gurading/Hazard Investigations/ Product Defect and Failure Analysis Investigations:
»Workman’s Compenstation Cases.
»Machine Guarding Accidents.
»Poultry Process Equipment Accidents.
»Fabric Rollup Machines Accidents.
»Construction Equipment Accidents: Scaffold Failures, Scissor Lift Failures,
Ladder Failures, Folding Benches, Belt Sanders, Saws.
»Automatic Storage and Retrieval Systems (AS/RS)(AGV) Accidents.
»Scissior Lift Accidents.
»Pallet Jack Accidents.
»Loading Dock Accidents - Dock Lift, Dock Leveler and Dock Plate Accidents.
»Power Plant Accidents.
»Power Tool Accidents: Belt Sanders, Radial Miter Saws.
»Exercise Strength Training Equipment Accidents.
»Lawn Mower Accidents.
»Lawn Aerator Accidents.
»High Voltage Power Line Tower Structures Failure Accidents.
»Product Safety Signs, Symbols, Warnings and Labeling.
Product Safety Information in Product Manuals, Instructions and Other Collateral
»Wood Working Machine Accidents.
»Abrasive Shotblaster Accidents.
»Motor Vehicle Coil Spring Compressors.
- Q: In what percentage of your cases were you retained by the plaintiff?
- A: 80%
- Q: In what percentage of your cases were you retained by the defendant?
- A: 20%
- Q: On how many occasions have you had your deposition taken?
- A: 25
- Q: When was the last time you had your deposition taken?
- A: 6/15/16
- Q: On how many occasions have you been qualified by a court to give expert testimony?
- A: 25
- Q: On how many occasions have you testified as an expert in court or before an arbitrator?
- A: 3
- Q: For how many years have you worked with the legal industry as an expert?
- A: Since 2003.
- Q: What services do you offer? (E.g.: consulting, testing, reports, site inspections etc.)
- A: • Workman’s Compensation
• OSHA Industrial Safety Regulation 29CFR1910, 1926, 1928
• ANSI, ASME, ISO, UL, ASTM Standards and Codes
• Machine Guard Engineering and Machine Guard Safety Requirements
• Personal Protective Equipment Requirements
• Lockout/Tagout Safety Requirements
• Kinetic Energy and Hydraulic Punch and Forming Press Accidents Reconstruction
• Scaffold, Ladder and Work Platform Accident Reconstruction
• Forklift Accident Reconstruction
• Material Handling and Warehouse Storage Rack Accidents Reconstruction
• Loading Dock Accidents Reconstruction
• Manlift and Vehicle Mounted Work Platform Accident Reconstruction
• Crane Accident Reconstruction
• Machine Hydraulic System Design and Accident Reconstruction
• Machine/Component Product Defect and Failure Analyses
• Amusement Park Ride Product Defect and Failure Analyses
- Q: What is your hourly rate to consult with an attorney?
- A: $200/hr
- Q: What is your hourly rate to review documents?
- A: $200/hr
- Q: What is your hourly rate to provide deposition testimony?
- A: $300/hr
- Q: What is your hourly rate to provide testimony at trial?
- A: $300/hr
- Q: Please list any fees other than those stated above (E.g.: travel expenses, copy fees, etc.)
- A: All out-of-pocket expenses such as motel fees, meals, parking fees, toll road fees, document copying fees etc.
References Upon Request