Ellis Fall Safety Solutions

Ellis Fall Safety Solutions

Nigel Ellis, Ph.D., Principal, CSP, P.E., CPE

306 Country Club Drive Wilmington, DE 19803

About the Expert

Ellis Litigation Support (ELS) is headed by Dr. J. Nigel Ellis a leading authority on fall protection. Dr. Ellis has more than 40 years of safety engineering experience. Based upon his unsurpassed experience and knowledge, Dr. Ellis has performed fall hazard assessments in hundreds of facilities and construction sites and has been retained as an expert witness in approximately 1000 fall-related cases nationwide. Dr. Ellis’ participation has led to multi-million dollar settlements/awards in a number of cases and exoneration of defendants in others.

Areas of Expertise

Amusement Parks
Confined Space Rescue
Elevator & Escalator
Ergonomics
Fall Protection
Human Factors
Hunter’s Tree Stand Cases
Ladders & Scaffolds
Railroads
Safety Engineering
Safety OSHA
Slips and Falls
Structural Engineering

Expert's Profile

Through his work with OSHA and as an ANSI and ASTM committee member, including providing comments and testimony before OSHA hearings, Dr. Ellis has been instrumental in the development of various OSHA regulations and ANSI standards. Dr. Ellis has written the seminal textbook, Introduction to Fall Protection currently in its fourth edition and published by the American Society of Safety Engineers and available for purchase on the ELS web site www.FallSafety.com.

Dr. Ellis is a founder and board member of the International Society for Fall Protection and is a frequent speaker at the national conventions of the American Society of Safety Engineers and the National Safety Council. Dr. Ellis also is a published member of the National Academy of Forensic Engineers and is a regular contributor to Compliance Magazine the Greyhouse Safet Directory.

ELS also draws upon its sister company, Ellis Fall Safety Solutions (EFSS), to offer expertise in a wide range of engineering related matters.

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Listed in the Following States

Ellis Fall Safety Solutions is listed with ExpertPages in the following jurisdictions: All US Regions and States, Canada (all Provinces).