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Rapperport Associates Inc
Lexington, Massachusetts
8 Wallis Ct, 02421


Contact:  Dan Rapperport
www.rapperport.com
781-862-9001 Or Toll Free
dan@rapperport.com
8 Wallis Ct
Lexington, Massachusetts 02421

Contact:  Dan Rapperport
www.rapperport.com
781-862-9001
dan@rapperport.com

Rapperport Associates, Inc. CV

CELL NUMBER ~ 339-222-2822
Dan Rapperport & Associates has provided failure analysis, fire and explosion investigation and accident reconstruction services for losses totaling billions of dollars since 1974. Rapperport & Associates’ engineers offer a level of expertise in failure analysis that is matched by few firms. Our success can be credited to an extraordinarily talented team – a team with impeccable credentials and a wealth of experience. Rapperport & Associates has earned the trust of over seventy five insurance companies and hundreds of law firms. Our team of engineers and scientists is drawn principally from Stanford University, Massachusetts Institute of Technology and University of California Berkeley. Many of our engineers are nationally recognized experts in their fields and as a team we provide exceptional capability in all aspects of failure analysis. Our use of stunning graphics to present solutions to complex analyses sets us apart. We have been engaged on many large loss accidents and have an enviable track record. 100% of our cases over the last ten years have resulted in favorable settlements for our clients.
Information:  
Accident Investigations,  Accident Reconstruction,  Failure Analysis,  Fire and Explosions,  Fire Forensics,  Fire Origin and Cause,  Fire Protection Investigations,  Structural Failure, 


Rapperport Associates, Inc. CV

CELL NUMBER ~ 339-222-2822
Dan Rapperport & Associates has provided failure analysis, fire and explosion investigation and accident reconstruction services for losses totaling billions of dollars since 1974. Rapperport & Associates’ engineers offer a level of expertise in failure analysis that is matched by few firms. Our success can be credited to an extraordinarily talented team – a team with impeccable credentials and a wealth of experience. Rapperport & Associates has earned the trust of over seventy five insurance companies and hundreds of law firms. Our team of engineers and scientists is drawn principally from Stanford University, Massachusetts Institute of Technology and University of California Berkeley. Many of our engineers are nationally recognized experts in their fields and as a team we provide exceptional capability in all aspects of failure analysis. Our use of stunning graphics to present solutions to complex analyses sets us apart. We have been engaged on many large loss accidents and have an enviable track record. 100% of our cases over the last ten years have resulted in favorable settlements for our clients.

Safety Through Engineering, Inc.
New Carlisle, Ohio
9363 Detrick Jordan Pike, 45344


Contact:  Michael C. Wright, MSCE, PE, CSP, CPE, President
www.ste4u.com
937-964-1900 Or Toll Free
mikewright@ste4u.com
9363 Detrick Jordan Pike
New Carlisle, Ohio 45344

Contact:  Michael C. Wright, MSCE, PE, CSP, CPE, President
www.ste4u.com
937-964-1900
mikewright@ste4u.com
Information:  
Amusement Parks,  ANSI Standards,  Code Compliance,  Confined Space,  Construction Accidents,  Construction Defects,  Construction Safety,  Cranes,  Engineering,  Failure Analysis,  Fall Protection,  Job Safety Analysis,  Machine Safety,  OSHA,  Product Liability,  Safety,  Safety Audit,  Safety Engineering,  Slip, Trip, and Fall,  Structural Engineering,  Structural Failure,  Training Programs,  Wrongful Death, 



Vincent Ettari PEPC
Shrub Oak, New York
1065 Spillway Road, 10588


Contact:  Vincent Ettari PEPC
www.ettari.com
914-245-6320 Or Toll Free
ettari@ettari.com
1065 Spillway Road
Shrub Oak, New York 10588

Contact:  Vincent Ettari PEPC
www.ettari.com
914-245-6320
ettari@ettari.com
Vincent A. Ettari, P.E., P.C. serves New York City & the counties of Westchester, Dutchess, Putnam, Orange, Rockland, Ulster, Suffolk (Long Island), Nassau, Bronx (N.Y.), Queens, Brooklyn / Kings County, Manhattan / NY and Staten Island / Richmond. As a NY Authorized Firm (NYS Department of Education) which offers services in all of the boroughs of N.Y.C. (including the Borough of Manhattan), our engineers can provide all the individual attention and professional expertise your project requires. This firm specializes in many fields of Civil, Structural, Coastal, Safety, Environmental, Site, and Forensic Engineering
Information:  
Building Code Compliance,  Construction Claims,  Environmental Engineering,  Parking Lots,  Parking Lots,  Sewer,  Slip, Trip, and Fall,  Structural Engineering,  Structural Failure,  Water and Flood Damage, 


Vincent A. Ettari, P.E., P.C. serves New York City & the counties of Westchester, Dutchess, Putnam, Orange, Rockland, Ulster, Suffolk (Long Island), Nassau, Bronx (N.Y.), Queens, Brooklyn / Kings County, Manhattan / NY and Staten Island / Richmond. As a NY Authorized Firm (NYS Department of Education) which offers services in all of the boroughs of N.Y.C. (including the Borough of Manhattan), our engineers can provide all the individual attention and professional expertise your project requires. This firm specializes in many fields of Civil, Structural, Coastal, Safety, Environmental, Site, and Forensic Engineering

Knight Consulting Engineers, Inc.
Williston, Vermont
183 Commerce Street, 05495


Contact:  Martin Hain, PE
http://www.kcevt.com/
802-879-6343 Or Toll Free
mwhain@kcevt.com
183 Commerce Street
Williston, Vermont 05495

Contact:  Martin Hain, PE
http://www.kcevt.com/
802-879-6343
mwhain@kcevt.com
Structural, Civil and Geotechnical Engineering. Construction Materials Testing and Inspection. Providing services in New England, New York and nationwide since 1964. Engineers licensed in Vermont, New York, New Hampshire, Maine, Massachusetts, Connecticut, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Georgia and Florida.
Information:  
Building Code Compliance,  Civil Engineering,  Concrete and Masonry,  Construction Defects,  Forensic Engineering,  Geotechnical Engineering,  Reinforced Concrete and Masonry,  Slip, Trip, and Fall,  Structural Engineering,  Structural Failure, 


Structural, Civil and Geotechnical Engineering. Construction Materials Testing and Inspection. Providing services in New England, New York and nationwide since 1964. Engineers licensed in Vermont, New York, New Hampshire, Maine, Massachusetts, Connecticut, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Georgia and Florida.

Josephson Werdowatz & Associates, Inc.
San Diego, California
6370 Lusk Blvd., Suite F200, 92121-2753


Contact:  Carl Josephson
www.jwa-se.com
858-558-2181 Or Toll Free
cjosephson@jwa-se.com
6370 Lusk Blvd., Suite F200
San Diego, California 92121-2753

Contact:  Carl Josephson
www.jwa-se.com
858-558-2181
cjosephson@jwa-se.com
Josephson-Werdowatz & Associates (JWA), founded in 1988 and with licenses in twenty-three states, has provided Structural Design and Construction Defect investigations/evaluations across the United States from Connecticut to Hawaii.

JWA Services:

• Structural Engineering Services - JWA offers full structural engineering services for the design of commercial, institutional, industrial, and residential projects.

• Investigation Services - In addition to traditional design services, JWA has conducted structural investigations on literally thousands of buildings throughout the United States. Their investigations have been conducted for insurance adjusters, property managers, homeowner associations, developers, and building owners, to name a few.

• Graphics / Multimedia Services - JWA incorporates a variety of graphics tools to best meet their clients’ needs including inventive multimedia presentations, 2D and 3D stills, animations, physical models, and computer models to simplify complex concepts.

Principals, Carl H. Josephson PE, SE and Dan R. Werdowatz PE, SE have over 39 years and 34 years of Structural Engineering experience respectively. They are active in numerous professional organizations and Mr. Josephson has served as the Structural Engineer member of the California Board for Professional Engineers, Land Surveyors, and Geologists. Mr. Josephson, Mr. Werdowatz and their team provide special studies, investigations, code review and analysis, and have conducted structural investigations on 1,000s of buildings throughout the United States for a diverse group of clients.

Main Office: San Diego, CA. Satellite Offices: Sacramento, CA; Las Vegas, NV; Scottsdale, AZ
Information:  
Construction Defects,  Earthquake Damage,  Forensic Engineering,  Structural Engineering,  Structural Failure, 


Josephson-Werdowatz & Associates (JWA), founded in 1988 and with licenses in twenty-three states, has provided Structural Design and Construction Defect investigations/evaluations across the United States from Connecticut to Hawaii.

JWA Services:

• Structural Engineering Services - JWA offers full structural engineering services for the design of commercial, institutional, industrial, and residential projects.

• Investigation Services - In addition to traditional design services, JWA has conducted structural investigations on literally thousands of buildings throughout the United States. Their investigations have been conducted for insurance adjusters, property managers, homeowner associations, developers, and building owners, to name a few.

• Graphics / Multimedia Services - JWA incorporates a variety of graphics tools to best meet their clients’ needs including inventive multimedia presentations, 2D and 3D stills, animations, physical models, and computer models to simplify complex concepts.

Principals, Carl H. Josephson PE, SE and Dan R. Werdowatz PE, SE have over 39 years and 34 years of Structural Engineering experience respectively. They are active in numerous professional organizations and Mr. Josephson has served as the Structural Engineer member of the California Board for Professional Engineers, Land Surveyors, and Geologists. Mr. Josephson, Mr. Werdowatz and their team provide special studies, investigations, code review and analysis, and have conducted structural investigations on 1,000s of buildings throughout the United States for a diverse group of clients.

Main Office: San Diego, CA. Satellite Offices: Sacramento, CA; Las Vegas, NV; Scottsdale, AZ

Robertson Engineering Investigations LLC
Mesilla Park, New Mexico
P.O. Box 820, 88047


Contact:  Cale Robertson, MSME, PE, CFI-IAAI, ACTAR
http://www.reifire.net
575-644-9595 Or Toll Free
rei@reifire.net
P.O. Box 820
Mesilla Park, New Mexico 88047

Contact:  Cale Robertson, MSME, PE, CFI-IAAI, ACTAR
http://www.reifire.net
575-644-9595
rei@reifire.net
Robertson Engineering Investigations, LLC (REI) is a private forensic engineering firm that provides forensic engineering services to both the insurance and legal communities. REI experts are court qualified Licensed Professional Engineers with extensive training, experience and certifications related to fire investigation, fire science, accident investigation and reconstruction, and general product failure analysis. REI investigators hold the distinguished Certified Fire Investigator (CFI-IAAI) certification and are also certified accident reconstructionists through the Accreditation Commission for Traffic Accident Reconstruction (ACTAR). REI is dedicated to providing accurate, complete and timely investigations that are based on scientific principles. Identifying the root origin and cause of incidents, which have significant cost in terms of either pain and suffering or monetary loss, is the only way for society to correct, improve and/or remove defective products from harms way. This is why REI is dedicated to identifying the facts and the root cause of such incidents and will not become an advocate for one party or another. REI Location Google Maps Zoomed Out REI's regular service areas include New Mexico, Texas and Arizona, including Albuquerque, Santa Fe, Las Cruces, El Paso, Dallas, Phoenix, and Tucson. REI staff are fluent in Spanish.
Information:  
Accident Investigations,  Accident Reconstruction,  Commercial Vehicle Accident Reconstruction,  Construction Accidents,  Construction Claims,  Construction Defects,  Electrical Engineering,  Engineering,  Failure Analysis,  Fire and Explosions,  Fire Origin and Cause,  Fire Protection Investigations,  Forensic,  Forensic Engineering,  Hail Damages,  Lab Testing and Analysis,  Mechanical Engineering,  Motorcycle Accident Reconstruction,  Product Failure,  Reconstruction,  Roofing,  Roofing and Waterproofing,  Slip, Trip, and Fall,  Structural Engineering,  Structural Failure,  Stucco, 


Robertson Engineering Investigations, LLC (REI) is a private forensic engineering firm that provides forensic engineering services to both the insurance and legal communities. REI experts are court qualified Licensed Professional Engineers with extensive training, experience and certifications related to fire investigation, fire science, accident investigation and reconstruction, and general product failure analysis. REI investigators hold the distinguished Certified Fire Investigator (CFI-IAAI) certification and are also certified accident reconstructionists through the Accreditation Commission for Traffic Accident Reconstruction (ACTAR). REI is dedicated to providing accurate, complete and timely investigations that are based on scientific principles. Identifying the root origin and cause of incidents, which have significant cost in terms of either pain and suffering or monetary loss, is the only way for society to correct, improve and/or remove defective products from harms way. This is why REI is dedicated to identifying the facts and the root cause of such incidents and will not become an advocate for one party or another. REI Location Google Maps Zoomed Out REI's regular service areas include New Mexico, Texas and Arizona, including Albuquerque, Santa Fe, Las Cruces, El Paso, Dallas, Phoenix, and Tucson. REI staff are fluent in Spanish.

Stone Consulting, Inc.
Warren, Pennsylvania
324 Pennsylvania Avenue West PO Box 306, 16365


Contact:  Harvey H. Stone, PE
www.stoneconsulting.com
814-726-9870 Or Toll Free
harvey@stoneconsulting.com
324 Pennsylvania Avenue West PO Box 306
Warren, Pennsylvania 16365

Contact:  Harvey H. Stone, PE
www.stoneconsulting.com
814-726-9870
harvey@stoneconsulting.com
More than 25 years of railroad experience with shortline railroads and streetcar systems. Provided track design, bridge design, and all types of inspection services to railroads and industrial clients. No affiliations with Class 1 Railroads. Have provided written testimony to the STB for coal rate cases on behalf of power companies and have provided expert reports for derailments, accidents and many other types of claims against and on behalf of railroads. Licensed as Professional Engineer in 31 states. Company employees licensed in 45 states.
Information:  
Railroads,  Structural Engineering,  Structural Failure, 


More than 25 years of railroad experience with shortline railroads and streetcar systems. Provided track design, bridge design, and all types of inspection services to railroads and industrial clients. No affiliations with Class 1 Railroads. Have provided written testimony to the STB for coal rate cases on behalf of power companies and have provided expert reports for derailments, accidents and many other types of claims against and on behalf of railroads. Licensed as Professional Engineer in 31 states. Company employees licensed in 45 states.

Alvia Services, Inc.
Rancho Murieta, California
6541 Via Sereno, 95683


Contact:  Steven P. Viani
http://www.alviaservicesinc.com/
916-952-8503 Or Toll Free
spviani@aol.com
6541 Via Sereno
Rancho Murieta, California 95683

Contact:  Steven P. Viani
http://www.alviaservicesinc.com/
916-952-8503
spviani@aol.com
Mr. Viani is a registered Civil Engineer in California, Washington and Arizona and a contractor in California. He has over 37 years of environmental remediation, construction, geotechnical construction and forensic engineering experience. He knows site characterization, design and remediation of Superfund and RCRA sites. He developed technical documents supporting claims by contractors and reviewed claims from contractors in many fields of construction and project types. He is experienced in forensic investigation, construction defects, scope of damages, cost estimating, project management, accident investigation and reconstruction, structural failure and other related areas of expertise. As a contractor, he has performed geotechnical construction, waste remediation construction and civil construction. He has investigated, reported and testified for attorneys and insurance companies on a wide variety of files.
Information:  
Civil Engineering,  Construction Accidents,  Construction Claims,  Construction Defects,  Construction Safety,  Failure Analysis,  Forensic Engineering,  Hazardous Materials,  Insurance,  Structural Failure, 


Mr. Viani is a registered Civil Engineer in California, Washington and Arizona and a contractor in California. He has over 37 years of environmental remediation, construction, geotechnical construction and forensic engineering experience. He knows site characterization, design and remediation of Superfund and RCRA sites. He developed technical documents supporting claims by contractors and reviewed claims from contractors in many fields of construction and project types. He is experienced in forensic investigation, construction defects, scope of damages, cost estimating, project management, accident investigation and reconstruction, structural failure and other related areas of expertise. As a contractor, he has performed geotechnical construction, waste remediation construction and civil construction. He has investigated, reported and testified for attorneys and insurance companies on a wide variety of files.

Crane Experts International Inc.
Fairhope, Alabama
PO Box 461, 36533


Contact:  James Pritchett
www.craneexpert.com
251-928-6262 Or Toll Free
pritchettj@aol.com
PO Box 461
Fairhope, Alabama 36533

Contact:  James Pritchett
www.craneexpert.com
251-928-6262
pritchettj@aol.com
Crane Experts International, Inc. is proud to include the following distinctions:

James Pritchett

- James Pritchett has been in business since 1987 under the name of Crane Inspection Services, Inc., my main business. Crane Inspection Services, Inc. is a recognized private agency, accredited by the U.S. Department of Labor under 29 CFR Part 1919, to inspect, test, and issue documents/papers of certification where required on shore-based material handling devices, without limitation, and floating cranes and derricks under the OSHA Maritime Safety Regulations 29 CFR Parts 1915 (shipyards), 1917 (marine terminals), and 1918 (longshoring). Crane Inspection Services, Inc. is capable of load testing, inspecting, and performing training/schools for all types of cranes that are general industry and construction related.

- James Pritchett is past accredited by OSHA to teach courses in Construction Safety and Health Regulations

- James Pritchett is a past instructor for the U.S. Department of Labor and provide training in the 1910 Standards as they apply to cranes.

- James Pritchett is one of a small number of delegates from the United States of Americato the Technical Advisory Group (TAG) within ISO, Technical Committee for Cranes TC96. This committeeformulation of crane safety guidelines.

- James Pritchett is Past President of the Crane Certification Association of America(CCAA). This is a national association that is made up of the maritime agencies nationwide.

Information:  
Accident Injury,  Aerial Lifts,  ANSI Standards,  Construction Safety,  Cranes,  Equipment and Machinery,  Expert Witness at Trial,  Expert Witness Testimonies,  Forklifts,  Industrial Accidents,  Job Safety Analysis,  Labels and Warnings,  Ladders and Manlifts,  Litigation Consulting,  Litigation Support,  Material Handling,  OSHA,  Safety,  Safety Audit,  Safety Engineering,  Ships,  Structural Failure,  Technical,  Training Programs,  Trial Consultants,  Trial Preparation, 


Crane Experts International, Inc. is proud to include the following distinctions:

James Pritchett

- James Pritchett has been in business since 1987 under the name of Crane Inspection Services, Inc., my main business. Crane Inspection Services, Inc. is a recognized private agency, accredited by the U.S. Department of Labor under 29 CFR Part 1919, to inspect, test, and issue documents/papers of certification where required on shore-based material handling devices, without limitation, and floating cranes and derricks under the OSHA Maritime Safety Regulations 29 CFR Parts 1915 (shipyards), 1917 (marine terminals), and 1918 (longshoring). Crane Inspection Services, Inc. is capable of load testing, inspecting, and performing training/schools for all types of cranes that are general industry and construction related.

- James Pritchett is past accredited by OSHA to teach courses in Construction Safety and Health Regulations

- James Pritchett is a past instructor for the U.S. Department of Labor and provide training in the 1910 Standards as they apply to cranes.

- James Pritchett is one of a small number of delegates from the United States of Americato the Technical Advisory Group (TAG) within ISO, Technical Committee for Cranes TC96. This committeeformulation of crane safety guidelines.

- James Pritchett is Past President of the Crane Certification Association of America(CCAA). This is a national association that is made up of the maritime agencies nationwide.


Dexter Varnell, PE, MBA
Southaven, Mississippi
P.O. Box 1470, 38671


Contact:  Dexter Varnell, PE, MBA
http://dextervarnell.com
901-753-7677 Or Toll Free
dvarnell@dextervarnell.com
P.O. Box 1470
Southaven, Mississippi 38671

Contact:  Dexter Varnell, PE, MBA
http://dextervarnell.com
901-753-7677
dvarnell@dextervarnell.com
Serve as expert witness and arbitrator in construction related disputes. Perform pre-purchase inspections and write reports on residential and light commercial buildings. Prepare construction defects reports for attorneys. Prepare probable cause of damge reports for insurance companies. Prepare building condition surveys for the Anti-Neglect division of the Memphis Fire Department. Provide design and inspection services on building foundations. Perform engineering evaluations and write reports on foundation failures, structural cracks, defective roofing, and other types of building defects. Perform drainage, waterproofing and roof consultation services. Provide structural design services for residential renovation projects. Provide repair plans for failed foundations. Provide designs for segmental block retaining walls.
Information:  
Civil Engineering,  Construction Defects,  Mold and Moisture,  Roofing and Waterproofing,  Seismic Risk Assessment,  Structural Engineering,  Structural Failure, 


Serve as expert witness and arbitrator in construction related disputes. Perform pre-purchase inspections and write reports on residential and light commercial buildings. Prepare construction defects reports for attorneys. Prepare probable cause of damge reports for insurance companies. Prepare building condition surveys for the Anti-Neglect division of the Memphis Fire Department. Provide design and inspection services on building foundations. Perform engineering evaluations and write reports on foundation failures, structural cracks, defective roofing, and other types of building defects. Perform drainage, waterproofing and roof consultation services. Provide structural design services for residential renovation projects. Provide repair plans for failed foundations. Provide designs for segmental block retaining walls.

REDI Engineers, Inc.
Columbus, Nebraska
3054 33rd Ave Suite 2, 68601


Contact:  John Thomazin
http://www.rediengineers.com
402-564-3456 Or Toll Free
john@rediengineers.com
3054 33rd Ave Suite 2
Columbus, Nebraska 68601

Contact:  John Thomazin
http://www.rediengineers.com
402-564-3456
john@rediengineers.com

John Thomazin's CV

John Thomazin, MSME, PE is a mechanical engineer with 25 years of experience. John is the owner of REDI Engineering, Inc. and is an adjunct engineering instructor for eight years. John has a Bachelor of Science in Mathematics and a Master of Science in Mechanical Engineering with an emphasis in structural analysis and fluid mechanics using the finite element method. He is an experienced expert witness with over 50 depositions and bench trials working as both a testifying and consulting expert. He has lectured on forensic engineering at conferences and at associations. He is a member of the National Academy of Building Inspection Engineers.
Information:  
Accident Reconstruction,  Appraisers,  Construction Defects,  Mechanical Engineering,  Product Liability,  Structural Failure, 


John Thomazin's CV

John Thomazin, MSME, PE is a mechanical engineer with 25 years of experience. John is the owner of REDI Engineering, Inc. and is an adjunct engineering instructor for eight years. John has a Bachelor of Science in Mathematics and a Master of Science in Mechanical Engineering with an emphasis in structural analysis and fluid mechanics using the finite element method. He is an experienced expert witness with over 50 depositions and bench trials working as both a testifying and consulting expert. He has lectured on forensic engineering at conferences and at associations. He is a member of the National Academy of Building Inspection Engineers.