This expert has over 30 years of experience working in the toxicology and health risk assessment field. He specializes in evaluating potential human health effects of chemical and microbial agent exposures. In particular, he has experience with evaluation of exposures to asbestos, benzene, carbon monoxide, silica, metals, pesticides, solvents, oil and gas fracking chemicals, other petroleum...
Published on - August 1, 2023
Expert witnesses play a critical role in helping parties prove their cases in court. Experts are often brought in to testify about complex technical...Read more
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Published on - September 11, 2018
This case involves health issues that have arisen from plaintiffs using industrial products that contained asbestos. It was alleged that consumers,...Read more
Published on - October 18, 2018
This case involves asbestos-related workers compensation litigation. Over 20 construction workers working under the same contractor in Iowa alleged...Read more
Published on - January 22, 2019
This case involves an OSHA boiler inspector who worked on these boilers for over 30 years. The inspector allegedly died as a result of repeated...Read more
Published on - February 28, 2019
This case involves a worker that was removing lead paint and asbestos from a facility. She was supplied with gloves to use that extended up to the...Read more
Published on - April 23, 2019
This case involves a group of plaintiffs who were exposed to injurious levels of asbestos in a factory setting.Read more
What is the role of an asbestos expert witness in a legal case?
An asbestos expert witness provides specialized knowledge about asbestos, its uses, health risks, and regulations. They can offer testimony on exposure levels, risk assessment, and compliance with safety standards.
What types of cases might require an asbestos expert witness?
Cases involving occupational exposure to asbestos, personal injury claims due to asbestos-related diseases like mesothelioma or lung cancer, property damage claims, and regulatory compliance disputes often need an asbestos expert witness.
How can an asbestos expert witness help establish causation in a lawsuit?
Asbestos experts can provide scientific evidence linking asbestos exposure to specific health conditions. They can also testify on the likelihood of exposure given certain circumstances or environments.
Are there subspecialties within the field of asbestos expertise?
Yes, some experts specialize in areas such as industrial hygiene, environmental health, occupational medicine, toxicology, and construction safety related to asbestos.
Why is it important for an asbestos expert witness to have a background in medical science?
A medical background helps the expert understand and explain the complex health effects of asbestos exposure. This can be crucial in cases involving personal injury or wrongful death claims.
How does Expert Institute select its Asbestos expert witnesses?
Expert Institute offers a personalized approach to help you find the highest quality experts. We source actively-practicing professionals who match all your requirements for specialty areas, work experience, litigation history, fee range, certifications, location, and more.