Ms. Traci K. Campbell, P.E., CXLT

BEC Consulting, LLC
3660 Hartsfield Road
Tallahassee , FL 32303
Office: 850-558-3135
Fax: 850-575-8454

Introduction

Ms. Campbell is a professional licensed engineer in the states of Florida, Georgia, Alabama and South Carolina and has a B.S. in Industrial Engineering with specialties in Industrial accident reconstruction, including Slip, trip and fall investigation and analysis; OSHA standards; ANSI and ASTM standards; building codes; product failure analysis and workplace safety related issues; forklifts, construction machinery, appliances, and manufacturing equipment; vehicular accident reconstruction including automobile, trucks, tractor-trailers, and recreational vehicles; product failure analysis and workplace safety related issues. Special interests include amusement park and theme park accidents and safety related issues. Ms. Campbell is also a CXLT - Certified XL Tribometrist (slip index evaluation) and a certified counter balance forklift operator.

BEC Consulting, LLC focuses on forensic engineering (accident reconstruction) and consulting engineering and is also involved in the research, development and design of products and systems. Our engineering team represents a variety of engineering disciplines; mechanical, biomechanical, biomedical, civil, safety, industrial, metallurgy and materials. This diversity enables us to reconstruct a variety of types of accidents; automobile, truck, aircraft, boat, train, bicycle, ATV, product, roadway design, electrocution, fire and explosion, slip/trip and fall, "black box" (EDR),and more. The BEC services include investigation and documentation of the scene, engineering analysis, and creating all types of graphics in-house to support the engineering analysis during testimony in deposition and trial.


Areas of Expertise

  • Accident Investigation
  • Accident Reconstruction
  • Amusement Parks
  • Automotive
  • Bicycle
  • Biomechanics
  • Black Box/Data Recorder
  • Bus & Truck Safety/Accident
  • Child Safety
  • Conveyors
  • Driver Behavior
  • Elevator & Escalator
  • Environmental & Science
  • Equipment & Machinery
  • Ergonomics
  • Failure Analysis
  • Fatigue
  • Fire
  • Forensic Engineering
  • Forklifts
  • Human Factors Engineering
  • Industrial Engineering
  • Labels & Warnings
  • Ladders & Scaffolds
  • Machine Guarding
  • Mapping & Surveying
  • Materials
  • Materials Engineering
  • Motorcycles
  • Occupational/Environmental Health
  • OSHA
  • Packaging
  • Playground Safety
  • Products Liability
  • Railroad
  • Safety
  • Safety Engineering
  • Safety Equipment
  • Seat Belts & Air Bags
  • Slip, Trip & Fall
  • Sports & Recreation
  • Store Operations & Retail
  • Tires
  • Tractors
  • Traffic/Highway Safety
  • Transportation Safety
  • Walking & Working Surfaces
  • Warehouse Operations

Expert Background

Q: Please list your professional accreditations, degrees, licenses, and certificates granted:
A: Florida State University - Bachelor of Science in Industrial Engineering

State of Florida Professional Engineer No. 63873
State of Georgia Professional Engineer No. PE032296
State of Alabama Professional Engineer No. 28799-E
State of South Carolina Professional Engineer No. 28337

Certified XL Tribometrist (Slip, Trips, Falls)
Certified Counter Balanced Forklift Operator
Q: Please list your affiliations or memberships in any professional and/or industry organizations:
A: American Society of Safety Engineers (ASSE)
American Society for Testing and Materials (ASTM)
Florida Engineering Society (FES)
Human Factors and Ergonomics Society (HFES)
Institute of Industrial and Systems Engineers (IISE)
National Association of Professional Accident Reconstruction Specialists (NAPARS)
National Society of Professional Engineers (NSPE)
Society of Automotive Engineers (SAE)
Society of Manufacturing Engineers (SME)
Toastmasters International (TI)
Q: Please list any teaching or speaking experience you have had, including subject matter:
A: Multiple presentations and training given on Industrial Engineering, Slip, Trip and Fall Accidents, and Accident Reconstruction concepts and techniques

Toastmasters International - Distinguished Toastmaster
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: Working in this field since 2001
Q: In what percentage of your cases were you retained by the plaintiff?
A: 50%
Q: In what percentage of your cases were you retained by the defendant?
A: 50%
Q: On how many occasions have you had your deposition taken?
A: Rule 26 testimony list available upon request
Q: When was the last time you had your deposition taken?
A: Rule 26 testimony list available upon request
Q: On how many occasions have you been qualified by a court to give expert testimony?
A: Rule 26 testimony list available upon request
Q: On how many occasions have you testified as an expert in court or before an arbitrator?
A: Rule 26 testimony list available upon request
Q: For how many years have you worked with the legal industry as an expert?
A: Since November 2001
Q: What services do you offer? (E.g.: consulting, testing, reports, site inspections etc.)
A: BEC Consulting, LLC focuses on Forensic Engineering (accident reconstruction) and consulting engineering. We are also involved in the research, design, and development of products and systems.
Q: What is your hourly rate to consult with an attorney?
A: $200/hour
Q: What is your hourly rate to review documents?
A: $200/hour
Q: What is your hourly rate to provide deposition testimony?
A: $200/hour
Q: What is your hourly rate to provide testimony at trial?
A: $200/hour
Q: Please list any fees other than those stated above (E.g.: travel expenses, copy fees, etc.)
A: Travel time is billed portal to portal, travel expenses are billed. Private aircraft may be used for travel. All copies are billed, evidence storage is billed, and usage of specialized equipment is billed.

References

Plaintiff

Mr. James (Jim) Kelleher
Morgan, Colling & Gilbert
20 N Orange Ave
Orlando, FL 32802
Phone #: 407-420-1414

Mr. William (Bill) Stone
Law Offices of Boone & Stone
107 College Street
Blakely, GA 31723
Phone #: 912-723-3045

Mr. Willie Gary
Mr. Lorenzo Williams
Gary, Williams, Parenti
320 S Indian River Drive.
Ft. Pierce, FL 34948
Phone #: 800-330-2832

Mr. Don Hinkle
Hinkle & Foran
1545 Raymond Diehl Road
Tallahassee, FL 32303
Phone #: 850-205-2055


Defense

Mr. Scott Dutton
Santos, Dutton, Lynott & Henry, PA
777 Harbour Island Blvd, Ste 950
Tampa, FL 33602
Phone #: 813-229-1111

Mr. Eric Hoecker
Law Offices of Figueroa Gonzalez & Hoecker
Comeau Bldg, Ste 609
319 Clematis Street
W Palm Beach, FL 33401
Phone #: 561-659-4417

Mr. Wesley (Wes) Catri
Catri, Holton, Kessler & Kessler, PA
Litigation Bldg, 3rd Floor
633 S Andrews Ave
Ft. Lauderdale, FL 33301
Phone #: 954-463-8593

Ms. Christina Adcock
Ms. Helen Alford
Carr, Alford, Clausen & McDonald, LLC
One St Louis Centre, Ste 5000
Mobile, AL 32202
Phone #: 251-432-1600

Mr. Jack Janecky
Janecky, Newell, Potts, et al
3300 AmSouth Bank Bldg
107 St Francis St
Mobile, AL 36602
Phone #: 251