Lawsonline™  Directory  Expert Witness  Industrial Equipment

Eckstine & Associates
Waynesboro, Pennsylvania
10817 Partridge Drive, 17268


Contact:  Dennis Eckstine
www.eckstine.net
717-762-1555 Or Toll Free

10817 Partridge Drive
Waynesboro, Pennsylvania 17268

Contact:  Dennis Eckstine
www.eckstine.net
717-762-1555

Eckstine & Associates, Inc. (E & A) provides litigation support, safety consulting, safety training, and engineering consulting services relating to construction, industrial, and agricultural equipment. Our expertise regarding lifting equipment is unparalleled. Typical clients include equipment owners/users, manufacturers, insurance companies, governmental agencies, and the legal community.
Each (E & A) expert has between 8 and 30 years experience in the product safety or engineering departments of major equipment manufacturers. Dennis Eckstine is our principal consultant and he has over 25 years of experience with products liability litigation. Our personnel are frequently noted authorities in the safety and technical aspects of construction and industrial equipment. They include a former Vice President of a key manufacturer of aerial work platforms, a previous Director in the engineering department of a leading manufacturer of cranes, and a former Chief Engineer of a major manufacturer of construction equipment.
Information:  
Aerial Lifts,  ANSI Standards,  Construction Defects,  Construction Safety,  Cranes,  Equipment and Machinery,  Forklifts,  Hydraulics,  Industrial Design,  Industrial Equipment,  Ladders and Manlifts,  Material Handling, 


Eckstine & Associates, Inc. (E & A) provides litigation support, safety consulting, safety training, and engineering consulting services relating to construction, industrial, and agricultural equipment. Our expertise regarding lifting equipment is unparalleled. Typical clients include equipment owners/users, manufacturers, insurance companies, governmental agencies, and the legal community.
Each (E & A) expert has between 8 and 30 years experience in the product safety or engineering departments of major equipment manufacturers. Dennis Eckstine is our principal consultant and he has over 25 years of experience with products liability litigation. Our personnel are frequently noted authorities in the safety and technical aspects of construction and industrial equipment. They include a former Vice President of a key manufacturer of aerial work platforms, a previous Director in the engineering department of a leading manufacturer of cranes, and a former Chief Engineer of a major manufacturer of construction equipment.

Loeffler Engineering Group
La Marque, Texas
4 South Pintail, 77568


Contact:  Frank J. Loeffler, Jr.
www.loefflerengineering.com
512-267-8700 Or Toll Free
frank@loefflerengineering.com
4 South Pintail
La Marque, Texas 77568

Contact:  Frank J. Loeffler, Jr.
www.loefflerengineering.com
512-267-8700
frank@loefflerengineering.com
Loeffler Engineering Group, specializing in Conveyors and Materials Handling Systems
Loeffler Engineering Group, Frank Loeffler Jr is a Manufacturers’ Representative and an Engineering Firm that specializes in materials handling and conveyor systems. We represent a group of companies that supply turnkey systems and related conveyor accessory products.
Information:  
Code Compliance,  Conveyors,  Design Patent Infringement,  Forensic Engineering,  Industrial Equipment,  Machine Safety,  Machinery and Equipment Appraisal and Valuation,  Manufacturing Accidents,  Material Handling,  Mining,  Product Failure Determination, 


Loeffler Engineering Group, specializing in Conveyors and Materials Handling Systems
Loeffler Engineering Group, Frank Loeffler Jr is a Manufacturers’ Representative and an Engineering Firm that specializes in materials handling and conveyor systems. We represent a group of companies that supply turnkey systems and related conveyor accessory products.

Eugene R. Camerota, PE., Consulting Engineering Specializing in Accident Reconstruction & Product Liability
Syracuse, New York
P.O. Box 15486, 13215


Contact:  Eugene R. Camerota PE
www.eugenecamerota.com
315-676-5187 Or Toll Free
camerote@twcny.rr.com
Specializing in Accident Reconstruction & Product Liability
P.O. Box 15486
Syracuse, New York 13215

Contact:  Eugene R. Camerota PE
www.eugenecamerota.com
315-676-5187
camerote@twcny.rr.com
Analytical and experimental studies of engineering problems dealing with accident reconstruction and product liability. Accident reconstruction techniques include classical application of the laws of physics in conjunction with engineering principles to perform the most accurate reconstruction possible. Certified to perform crash data retrieval from conforming vehicles. Product liability analysis includes engineering design evaluations of consumer and industrial products to ascertain safety of the design.
Information:  
Accident Reconstruction,  Crash Data Retrieval,  Failure Analysis,  Industrial Equipment,  Mechanical Engineering,  Product Liability, 


Analytical and experimental studies of engineering problems dealing with accident reconstruction and product liability. Accident reconstruction techniques include classical application of the laws of physics in conjunction with engineering principles to perform the most accurate reconstruction possible. Certified to perform crash data retrieval from conforming vehicles. Product liability analysis includes engineering design evaluations of consumer and industrial products to ascertain safety of the design.

Innalytical Solutions Inc.
Janesville, Wisconsin
5807 W. Fenrick Rd., 53548


Contact:  Paul Terpstra, P.E.
www.innalytical.com
877-622-4369 Or Toll Free
pterpstra@innalytical.com
5807 W. Fenrick Rd.
Janesville, Wisconsin 53548

Contact:  Paul Terpstra, P.E.
www.innalytical.com
877-622-4369
pterpstra@innalytical.com
Paul D. Terpstra, PE, is a Mechanical Engineer who provides forensic engineering litigation support services. He has over 30 years of experience in Mechanical Design, Programming, Electrical Design, and Troubleshooting of Automated Machinery. He applies his Root Cause Analysis skills to reconstruct events and mitigate the consequences of accidents and failures which give rise to insurance claims and sometimes legal action. Mr. Terpstra served as Director of Research & Development for Gilman Engineering & Manufacturing, a major supplier of custom assembly equipment, before founding Innalytical Solutions Inc. He has designed equipment used by major manufacturing companies such as Ford, GM, GE, Potter & Brumfield, Borg Warner, Caterpillar, Siemens, and Rolls Royce. He has been granted seven United States patents, three foreign patents, and has two additional US patent applications pending. Mr. Terpstra's expert witness services are available to insurance companies and attorneys.
Information:  
Conveyors,  Equipment and Machinery,  Forensic Engineering,  Industrial Equipment,  Mechanical Engineering, 


Paul D. Terpstra, PE, is a Mechanical Engineer who provides forensic engineering litigation support services. He has over 30 years of experience in Mechanical Design, Programming, Electrical Design, and Troubleshooting of Automated Machinery. He applies his Root Cause Analysis skills to reconstruct events and mitigate the consequences of accidents and failures which give rise to insurance claims and sometimes legal action. Mr. Terpstra served as Director of Research & Development for Gilman Engineering & Manufacturing, a major supplier of custom assembly equipment, before founding Innalytical Solutions Inc. He has designed equipment used by major manufacturing companies such as Ford, GM, GE, Potter & Brumfield, Borg Warner, Caterpillar, Siemens, and Rolls Royce. He has been granted seven United States patents, three foreign patents, and has two additional US patent applications pending. Mr. Terpstra's expert witness services are available to insurance companies and attorneys.

Alpine Engineering & Design, Inc.
Alpine, Utah
111 West Canyon Crest Road , 84004


Contact:  Heather Smith
www.alpineeng.com
801-763-8484 Or Toll Free
hsmith@alpineeng.com
111 West Canyon Crest Road
Alpine, Utah 84004

Contact:  Heather Smith
www.alpineeng.com
801-763-8484
hsmith@alpineeng.com
Alpine Engineering and Design, Inc. has been providing expert witness services for over 20 years. We have some of the most experienced mechanical engineering and patent expert witnesses available. Our experts personally have over 75 patents and have been retained in more than 500 lawsuits. Our experts have testified in front of the Federal Trade Commission (FTC), International Trade Commission (ITC), and Patent Trial and Appeal Board (PTAB). If you are looking for an expert witness who understands mechanical engineering and patents, Alpine Engineering and Design is a great option!
Information:  
Accident Investigations,  Amusement Parks,  Exercise Equipment,  Industrial Equipment,  Intellectual Properties,  Mechanical Engineering,  Patents,  Product Liability, 


Alpine Engineering and Design, Inc. has been providing expert witness services for over 20 years. We have some of the most experienced mechanical engineering and patent expert witnesses available. Our experts personally have over 75 patents and have been retained in more than 500 lawsuits. Our experts have testified in front of the Federal Trade Commission (FTC), International Trade Commission (ITC), and Patent Trial and Appeal Board (PTAB). If you are looking for an expert witness who understands mechanical engineering and patents, Alpine Engineering and Design is a great option!

Switalski Engineering Inc
Glenview, Illinois
4228 Commercial Way, 60025


Contact:  William G. Switalski, P.E.
Switalski Engineering Inc WEBSITE
847-297-8447 Or Toll Free
billswit@earthlink.net
4228 Commercial Way
Glenview, Illinois 60025

Contact:  William G. Switalski, P.E.
Switalski Engineering Inc WEBSITE
847-297-8447
billswit@earthlink.net
Mr. Switalski has consulted in matters involving industrial and consumer products, industrial work practices, and premises liability since 1980. He has been retained on several hundred occasions by both Defense and Plaintiff attorneys, Workers Compensation law firms, Claims Investigators, Risk Management personnel and Product Manufacturers. Mr. Switalski is a Registered Professional Engineer in the State of Illinois. He completed his Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering from the Illinois Institute of Technology in 1980 and earned a Master of Mechanical Engineering degree in 1989 from the same institution. He has consulted in several hundred personal injury and property loss incidents that have led to deposition testimony as an Expert Witness on approx. 125 occasions and trial testimony approx. 25 to 30 times. Mr. Switalski's loss investigation and consulting background includes product safety, consumer and industrial machinery & equipment design analysis, construction safety, premises liability, failure analysis, machine operator safety, maintenance practices, use of personal protective equipment and safety philosophy topics. As a result of over 40 years of personal experience in the commercial/industrial maintenance field, Mr. Switalski is uniquely qualified to address issues involving industrial maintenance practices, machine repair techniques, use of hand and power tools and safety device reliance. Mr. Switalski has also been active on ANSI A14 Ladder Safety committees since 1995. He is the current Chairman of the Mobile Ladder Stands and Mobile Ladder Stand Platforms (A14.7) standard in addition to serving as a member on the Ladder Accessories (A14.8) standard, the ladder Labeling Task Force and Steering Committee.
Information:  
Aerial Lifts,  Construction Safety,  Conveyors,  Cranes,  Equipment and Machinery,  Failure Analysis,  Industrial Accidents,  Industrial Equipment,  Ladders and Manlifts,  Machine Safety,  Mechanical Engineering,  Product Liability,  Slip, Trip, and Fall, 


Mr. Switalski has consulted in matters involving industrial and consumer products, industrial work practices, and premises liability since 1980. He has been retained on several hundred occasions by both Defense and Plaintiff attorneys, Workers Compensation law firms, Claims Investigators, Risk Management personnel and Product Manufacturers. Mr. Switalski is a Registered Professional Engineer in the State of Illinois. He completed his Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering from the Illinois Institute of Technology in 1980 and earned a Master of Mechanical Engineering degree in 1989 from the same institution. He has consulted in several hundred personal injury and property loss incidents that have led to deposition testimony as an Expert Witness on approx. 125 occasions and trial testimony approx. 25 to 30 times. Mr. Switalski's loss investigation and consulting background includes product safety, consumer and industrial machinery & equipment design analysis, construction safety, premises liability, failure analysis, machine operator safety, maintenance practices, use of personal protective equipment and safety philosophy topics. As a result of over 40 years of personal experience in the commercial/industrial maintenance field, Mr. Switalski is uniquely qualified to address issues involving industrial maintenance practices, machine repair techniques, use of hand and power tools and safety device reliance. Mr. Switalski has also been active on ANSI A14 Ladder Safety committees since 1995. He is the current Chairman of the Mobile Ladder Stands and Mobile Ladder Stand Platforms (A14.7) standard in addition to serving as a member on the Ladder Accessories (A14.8) standard, the ladder Labeling Task Force and Steering Committee.