Commercial Vehicle Expert Witnesses

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Commercial vehicle expert witnesses practice in a variety of fields, including transportation safety, vehicle maintenance, fleet operations, trucking regulations, and accident reconstruction. Some of the most common specialties for commercial vehicle expert witnesses also include driver training, cargo loading and unloading procedures, vehicle inspection standards, hazardous materials transportation, and commercial driver's license (CDL) requirements. They can opine on the effects of driver fatigue, improper vehicle maintenance, non-compliance with safety regulations, negligent hiring practices, and the impact of road conditions on commercial vehicle accidents.

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Trucking – Transportation Expert Witness | FloridaView profile


Trucking – Transportation Expert Witness | Florida

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This experienced trucking expert has been trained in safety supervision and accident investigation by the American Trucking Association and the North American Transportation Management Institute. He is a certified Director of Safety and a certified Driver Trainer. He has held a number of transportation safety, training, and management positions throughout his career and has specialized in...

Construction Equipment Expert Witness | New JerseyView profile


Construction Equipment Expert Witness | New Jersey

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New Jersey

This expert has been the President of his own heavy truck and equipment inspection and consulting firm for more than a decade. He specializes in functionality, safety, quality, and performance inspection reports for all types of construction equipment and commercial vehicles. Throughout his career, he has operated commercial vehicles and supervised the operation of these vehicles extensively. He...

Truck Maintenance Expert Witness | New JerseyView profile


Truck Maintenance Expert Witness | New Jersey

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New Jersey

This expert has 40+ years of experience in the trucking and logistics industry, with the bulk of his experience in fleet maintenance. He has consulted for actors in the logistics space and is comfortable working with attorneys. For two decades he served as the director of maintenance for what was at the time the country's fourth largest freight tucking company: A-P-A Trucking. Later in his...

Trucking Safety Expert Witness | OhioView profile


Trucking Safety Expert Witness | Ohio

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This expert has been working with commercial vehicles for over 40 years. He has directed multiple freight trucking companies, and currently he runs his own transportation service company, offering consulting services as well as training for maintenance, operation, performance, safety, and regulations related to commercial vehicles. This expert has published numerous articles on commercial truck...

Recreational Vehicles Expert Witness | ArizonaView profile


Recreational Vehicles Expert Witness | Arizona

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This expert has 27+ years of experience in specialty vehicle engineering and design. Currently, he works as the Manager of the Vehicle Engineering Group for a large scientific advisory company. The expert earned his B.S. in Mechanical Engineering from Purdue University and has authored multiple publications in his field. Previously, he was the Director of Engineering for Capacity Trucks and the...

Commercial Driving Standards Expert Witness | CaliforniaView profile


Commercial Driving Standards Expert Witness | California

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This expert has almost two decades of first-hand commercial driving experience. He has over 15 years of experience driving semi-trucks, boasting over 1.5 million miles accident-free. After receiving his AS from Shasta Junior College, he worked as a security guard for North State Security until beginning his career in the commercial driving industry as a bus driver for the Redding Area Bus...

Commercial Motor Carriers and Trucking Expert Witness | VirginiaView profile


Commercial Motor Carriers and Trucking Expert Witness | Virginia

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This expert has over 50 years of experience in commercial motor carrier and trucking industry. His work in the industry has focused on customary practices, standard of care, tractor-trailers, and compliance and safety training and practices for drivers, motor carriers, warehouses and forklifts. He received his certificate in traffic & transportation law & management from the University of...

Commercial Vehicle Expert Witness FAQs

What is a Commercial Vehicle expert witness?

A Commercial Vehicle expert witness is a professional with extensive knowledge and experience in the commercial vehicle industry. They can provide testimony on issues related to safety standards, maintenance, operations, and regulations.

What types of cases does a Commercial Vehicle expert witness handle?

These experts often handle cases involving accidents, mechanical failures, regulatory compliance, driver training, and fleet management. They can also assist in product liability cases.

How can a Commercial Vehicle expert witness help in an accident case?

They can analyze accident reports, inspect vehicles involved, assess driver behavior, evaluate road conditions, and determine if there were any violations of safety standards or regulations.

Are there subspecialties within the Commercial Vehicle expert witness field?

Yes, some experts may specialize in specific areas such as trucking regulations, bus operations, vehicle maintenance, transportation safety, or hazardous materials transport.

Why is it important to hire a Commercial Vehicle expert witness with experience in fleet management?

An expert with fleet management experience can provide insights into proper vehicle maintenance procedures and protocols which could be crucial in determining negligence in an accident case.

How does Expert Institute select its Commercial Vehicle 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.

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