Find a Products Liability Expert
Experts in product hazards, recalls, consumer complaints, product testing, service bulletins, warnings and product labeling, defect and failure investigations and accident reconstruction. Products Liability experts serve as expert witnesses and forensic consultants in Illinois legal matters, and provide expert reports and testimony for judges, attorneys, lawyers, law firms, insurance companies and government agencies in Federal and state court trials and arbitrations in Illinois.
The listings below are of Products Liability experts serving Illinois.
Featured ListingsApollo Business Solutions/The Taormina Group
I am a consulting and testifying expert in products liability and organizational negligence. While other experts are attempting to prove causes and origins, we provide scientific evidence that the defendant company did or did not exercise and appropriate standard of care.
Causey Engineering LLC
Gerald Hietpas, PE
Our Experts are professionals with hands-on Industrial and Construction, office and field experience. They are trained in Forensic Engineering,have a broad scope of knowledge in Product Design, Function, and Reliability - and apply their knowledge to assist the Trier of Fact.
Alpine Engineering & Design, Inc.
Fred P. Smith, David G. Smith, Nathan H. Morrill, Cameron C. Orr
Our experience designing and analyzing products across dozens of different industries makes our experts a great fit for many product liability cases. When you are looking for a good product liability expert witness, you want someone who can easily understand the equipment involved in your case, who can format test scenarios to better understand what happened in your case and can present their findings clearly. When someone gets injured by a machine or a piece of equipment, there are a number of things that need to be taken into account when evaluating the case. Our experts have been retained in hundreds of product liability cases over the years. Request one of our experts https://alpineeng.com/our-experts/ or call 801-763-8484
Core Devices Inc.
Saint Louis, MO
Dr. Izuchukwu is an expert in product liability and patent infringement cases. His areas of expertise include endoscopic surgical staplers, skin staplers, ligation devices, clip appliers, linear and circular cutters, graspers, suturing devices, respiratory devices, anesthesia machines, drug delivery devices, compressed gas containers, pressure regulators, oxygen conservers, oxygen concentrators, cryogenic oxygen devices, breathing circuits, sleep diagnosis and monitoring devices, sleep apnea products, sleep masks and sleep therapy devices, such as CPAP machines, BPAP machines, and portable ventilators. During his industry career, he designed more than two dozen commercially successful medical devices, manufacturing process and quality control procedures, in compliance with FDA and CE Quality Systems Regulations. With 19 utility patents issued to him, Dr. Izuchukwu has successfully testified as an expert witness on product liability prosecution and defense cases, and has served as a consultant as well as expert on patent litigation cases. His forensic skills includes ability to pin-point causes of device and equipment failures, whether attributable to design or manufacturing defects, operator misuse or error. Attorneys have found Dr. Izuchukwus unique educational, professional and life experience to be useful, when arguing their cases. In fact his expert testimony has led to several uncontested positive conclusions.
Expert ListingsAgosti & Associates, Inc.
State-certified Fire/Arson Investigator with over 30 years Fire Dept. experience and thousands of Fire Scene Investigations. Plaintiff/Defense and Criminal/Civil cases. Federal and State-qualified Expert Witness; Fire Cause/Origin; Building/Fire Codes. Fire Department Practices and Operations.
Bradley Consulting Services
Arlington Heights, IL
He is a recently retired licensed PhD materials engineer with over 40 years of experience in performing failure analyses and identifying the root cause. Areas of expertise include refinery chemical and petrochemical failures. He is a Fellow of ASM and ASTM and a board member of the Failure Analysis Society with over 60 technical publications.
Moseley Vocational Consulting, LLC
Trey Moseley, MA, CRC
Trey Moseley, MA is a Certified Rehabilitation Counselor (CRC) with extensive experience providing forensic vocational consulting, vocational assessments, loss of earning capacity calculations, transferable skills analysis, labort market surveys, individual job analysis, psychometric testing, and litigation support in Personal Injury, Workers Compensation, Long Term Disability, Product Liability, Medical Malpractice, Discrimination, and Marital Dissolution cases
Rimkus Consulting Group, Inc.
Curtis R. Brown, President and CEO
A world-class Consulting and Engineering firm with 39 offices and over 300 professionals experienced in all phases of forensic engineering and consulting, including Construction Problems & Disputes, Fires & Explosions, Industrial Problems, Vehicle Accidents, Financial Forensic issues, and Environmental damages.
Moore Consulting, LLC - A Legal Nurse Consulting Firm
Tamara Moore, RN, CLNC
La Salle, MI
Tamara Moore is an experienced legal nurse consultant - working with plaintiff and defense attorneys. Medical record review record organization location of experts literature research and the creation of timelines/chronologies are but a few of the many services offered. Your time is important - rush cases accepted at no additional charge.
Real-World Forensic Engineering, LLC
As the founding president of RWFE, Dr. Rasty is assisted by a staff of Masters and PhD-level Mechanical & Electrical Engineers. Dr. Rasty has 30+ years of experience in investigating over 750 accidents, and testifying as an expert witness in over 250 depositions and 12 court appearances on behalf of both Plaintiffs (60%) and Defendants (40%). As a full-time professor of mechanical engineering, as well as the director of the post-graduate forensic engineering program at Texas Tech University, Dr. Rasty has taught over 25 upper level and graduate courses in the areas of Failure Analysis, Metallurgy, Design, Safety Engineering, Materials Science, Dynamics of Motion, and Stress Analysis. Dr. Rasty's expertise areas have been effectively utilized in Products and Premises Liability cases involving design, manufacturing, or marketing defects. Dr. Rasty has successfully served as a technical expert in cases involving Fire & Explosion, Safety Engineering, Warning/Marketing Defects, Slip & Fall Incidents, Boilers and Pressure Vessels, Fasteners,Ladders, Tree Stands, Chairs, Medical Devices ..... and much more.
Richard Collins, Ph.D., M.Sc., B.Sc.
Cranberry Township, PA
Accurate research & scientific analysis in mechanical and biomedical engineering & regulatory assessments. Litigation support in: Accident reconstruction, Injury biomechanics and Medical device product liability. Consultation in Biomedical & Human Factors Engineering; Former Professor of Medicine; Professor of Mechanical/Aerospace Engineering.
Palm Beach, FL
I am an accomplished versatilist who has been involved in bringing beneficial technology solutions and options to business and industry for my entire 35+ year career.
Madden Accident Analysis & Forensic Engineering
James D. Madden, P.E.
For 28 years we have specialized in the investigation, analysis, and reconstruction of accidents and incidents causing injury, death or property damage, and the analysis of the safety of products, equipment and facilities. This work includes investigation, analysis, and reconstruction of accidents involving consumer products.
J.M. Miller Engineering Inc.
Ann Arbor, MI
Dr. Miller is an Emeritus Professor at the University of Michigan College of Engineering and a registered professional engineer and consultant with over 30 years of experience as an engineering expert witness. He specializes in warnings, labeling and instruction manuals, consumer product design, machine guarding, process safety, fire science, vehicle visibility, tractor egress/ingress, pedestrian and worker slip and fall prevention, COF testing, recreational vehicle safety (boats, ATVs and personal watercraft), compliance with occupational safety and consumer safety standards (OSHA, MSDS, ANSI, ASTM, UL, CPSC). Dr. Miller has recently authored a chapter titled Hazard Communication Compliance in the Safety Engineering Handbook for ASSE. Dr. Miller has authored five books on the topic of Warnings and Safety Instructions and hundreds of journal articles. He is also currently a committee member of the ASTM Technical Committee F15 on Consumer Products. Dr. Millers experience includes the following: Bachelor of Mechanical Engineering (1963), M.B.A. (1965), and Ph.D. in Industrial Engineering (1971), Ohio State University. Owens-Corning Fiberglass (1964-1967): Corporate Methods Engineer. The University of Michigan (1970-present): Industrial and Operations Engineering (IOE) Professor, teaching courses in human factors/ergonomics, safety, engineering law, and labor relations. U.S. Department of Labor (1975-1977): Special Assistant for Safety, Assistant Secretary of Labor.
Thomas Shellenbarger, PE, MBA
NY & PA PE License, Mechanical Engineer, Failure Analysis, Product Liability, Safety Signs & Labels, Design, Valves, Pressure vessels, Piping, Pipe Couplings, Tanks, High Pressure, Elastomers, Composites, Rubber to Metal Bonding, Equipment & Machinery, Fluid Leaks, Design & Manufacturing Defects, Slips and Falls, Structural Defects, Corrosion defects
Expert In Intellectual Property And Product Liability
South Lyon, MI
Michael Nranian has over 30 years of experience focusing in Product Development, Intellectual Property, Patent Litigation, Legal and Technical Compliance, & Product Liability Litigation. He is a Professional Engineer, & Certified Project Management Professional. He has an in-depth background and education in Law, Intellectual Property, Electrical, Chemical, & Computer Engineering, Product Liability, & Business.
James G. Rice, PhD
Mechanical Engineering, IP/Patent Litigation
Experienced expert witness working with top law firms on patent litigation in the area of mechanical engineering. Over 40 years experience in industry and academia. Has provided litigation support in over 75 patent cases over the last 18 years.Dr. Rice has been deposed more than 40 times and has testified at trial 9 times.
Dr. I. U. Ojalvo & Kristopher Seluga M.S., P.E.
Our staff of PhDs and Licensed Professional Engineers has provided expert services to attorneys and claims representatives in thousands of cases over the past thirty years. We have engineering experts who can handle a wide range of Mechanical, Civil and Electrical cases. Extensive experience in motor vehicle, biomechanics, product liability and safety cases, preparation of forensic animations, as well as numerous other capabilities. Locations in CT and NY.
Burl Daniel, CPCU, CIC, CRM - Insurance Expert Witness
Burl Daniel, CPCU, CIC, CRM
Ft Worth, TX
Insurance Expert Witness, Products Liability expertise includes: Contractors Completed Operations, Pharmaceuticals, Plastics, Automotive, Aviation, Steel Fabricators, Oil & Gas, Retail, Wholesale, Import/Export, Occurrence vs. Claims Made policy forms
Engineering Associate Services
Michael Plunkett Offices: NC and RI
South Kingston, RI
Thirty five years experience in the design analysis, inspection and auditing of piping, pipe supports structural and other mechanical components. Extensive experience performing design reviews, safety and hazards & engineering risk analyses. Office: Homosassa, Florida Office: Wakefield, Rhode Island
Michael Motley, Ph.D.
Santa Rosa, CA
Michael Motley, Professor Emeritus, University of California at Davis, provides expert opinion on the most likely or most reasonable interpretations to expect for a particular communication message (or set of messages). The message in question might be a warning label, a set of instructions, an advertisement, a contract, or any of several other possibilities.
Webster Engineering LLC
Mark Webster, PE, MSME, MBA
Registered Professional Mechanical Engineer in Wisconsin 30 years of experience in machine design including conveyors and material handling equipment lifts and elevators shopping cart conveyors and custom engineered machinery, automated control systems. Vice Chair of ASME B20.1 Safety Standard for Conveyors, Chair of the ASME Board on Safety Codes and Standards.
A.D. Taveira LLC
Professor Alvaro D. Taveira, PhD, CPE
UW Professor & Dept. Chair, PhD, Certified Safety Professional, Certified Professional Ergonomist, safety and human factors/ergonomics, occupational safety, premises safety, product safety, warnings and instructions, musculoskeletal disorders, OSHA, job/workstation analysis/design, slip trip & fall, machinery & equipment safety.
American Motorcycle Forensics
A certified expert in all aspects of motorcycle operation including Chassis Service, Electrical Diagnostics, Fuel Injection, Powertrain, Motorcycle Operation and Function. Pre-impact and Post-impact Velocities Vehicle Trajectory Cause Analysis Lamp Analysis Human Factors Motorcycle Inspection Component Failure Determination Motorcycle Handleability Testing and Analysis Motorcycle Safety Motorcycle Tire Defect Litigation Repair Fraud O.E.M vs. Aftermarket Parts Training.