William L. Dunlop

Mr. William L. Dunlop

Construction Safety Forensic Engineering
17851 Comstock Road
Wayzata , MN 55391
Office: 952-935-0235

Introduction

CONSTRUCTION ACCIDENTS ONLY William Dunlop has 25 years of forensic engineering experience related to construction job site safety. Mr. Dunlop, a former Compliance Officer and Construction Expert Witness for OSHA, is a Registered Professional Safety Engineer(PE)and is Nationally Certified based on his membership in the National Academy of Forensic Engineers. Dunlop has completed over 600 Forensic investigations and has given testimony in more than 100 cases. 60/40 Defense/Plaintiff. See attached cv and references


Areas of Expertise

  • Construction
  • Construction Safety
  • Labels & Warnings
  • Ladders & Scaffolds
  • Materials
  • Occupational/Environmental Health
  • OSHA
  • Personal Injury
  • Safety
  • Safety Engineering
  • Safety Equipment
  • Slip, Trip & Fall
  • Walking & Working Surfaces

Expert Background

Q: Please list your professional accreditations, degrees, licenses, and certificates granted:
A: BS Engineering, North Dakota State
PE California, Safety Engineering
Diplomat of Forensic Engineering by Nat'l Council of Engineering Specialty Boards
Q: Please list your affiliations or memberships in any professional and/or industry organizations:
A: NSPE-National Society of Professional Engineers
NAFE-National Academy of Forensic Engineers
ASSE-American Society of Safey Engineers
Q: Please list any teaching or speaking experience you have had, including subject matter:
A: Occasional presentations for professional groups related to construction safety
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: Over 600
Q: For what area(s) of expertise have you been retained as an expert?
A: 75 percent construction job site accidents
20 percent fall accidents other than construction
Q: In what percentage of your cases were you retained by the plaintiff?
A: 40
Q: In what percentage of your cases were you retained by the defendant?
A: 60
Q: On how many occasions have you had your deposition taken?
A: over 100
Q: When was the last time you had your deposition taken?
A: 02/16/2009
Q: On how many occasions have you been qualified by a court to give expert testimony?
A: Over 100
Q: On how many occasions have you testified as an expert in court or before an arbitrator?
A: over 100
Q: For how many years have you worked with the legal industry as an expert?
A: 25
Q: What services do you offer? (E.g.: consulting, testing, reports, site inspections etc.)
A: Forensic consultation, investigation, analyis, causation, reports and testimony
Q: What is your hourly rate to consult with an attorney?
A: $265
Q: What is your hourly rate to review documents?
A: $265
Q: What is your hourly rate to provide deposition testimony?
A: $265
Q: What is your hourly rate to provide testimony at trial?
A: $265
Q: Please list any fees other than those stated above (E.g.: travel expenses, copy fees, etc.)
A: Travel Expenses


References

Mr. John E. Varpness
Gislason Martin & Varpness
7600 Parklawn Avenue South
Minneapolis, MN. 55435
952-831-5793

Mr. Steven E. Tomsche
Tomsche, Sonnesyn & Tomsche, P. A.
610 Ottawa Ave N.
Minneapolis, MN 55442
612-520-8615

Mr. Michael S. Rowley
Goetz & Eckland
615 1st Ave NE. Suite 425
Minneapolis, MN 55413
612-874-1552

Mr. Anthony J. Colucci III
2000 Liberty Bldg, 424 Main St.
Buffalo, NY 14202
716-854-4070

Mr. Michael J. Tricarico
Kennedys, CMK
120 Mountain View Blvd
Basking Ridge, NJ 07921
646-625-3952

Mr. Palmer G. Vance II
Stoll Keenon Ogden PLLC
300 West Vine Street, Suite 2100
Lexington, KY 40507
859-231-3935