Mr. David R. Atkins has 40 years of experience in Accidents and Safety with expertise in Safety and Industrial Health, Safety and Quality Audits, Welding and Joining, and Non-Destructive and Laboratory Testing. He earned his AAS in Drafting and Design Technology from the College of DuPage, his BS in Drafting and Design Technology and Industrial Technology, and his MS in Engineering Technology and...
This expert is a full professor of Mechanical Engineering at a prominent university in the Western US. He received his PhD in Welding and Materials Engineering from The Ohio State University. Prior to joining academia, he worked as a research assistant at Edison Welding Institute and as a materials engineer at Westinghouse-Power Generation. His research interests are in the area of materials...
Published on - April 14, 2014
An economics expert witness for the defense advises that there is no general acceptance among economists for measuring the value of an individual’s...Read more
Published on - February 10, 2014
This forensic architecture case involves a construction project on a 10-story apartment building. The building was supposed to have 2 parking levels...Read more
Published on - September 23, 2014
A workplace safety expert witness advises on a case involving a plaintiff who lost his leg in a workplace accident. He was employed as a laborer. His...Read more
Published on - April 21, 2016
This case takes place in Massachusetts and involves injuries that were sustained by a construction worker due to alleged manufacturing defects in a...Read more
Published on - December 9, 2016
This case involves a welder who was killed by an improperly insulated cable running from a welding generator to an electrode. At the time of the...Read more
Published on - October 26, 2017
This case involves an individual employed as a welder at a large scale metal fabricator. On the date of the incident in question, the man was...Read more