R. Kevin Smith P.E., BSME, MMAE, R. K. Smith Engineering Inc.

1539 Chalone Ct.

Crown Point , IN  46307

Phone: (219) 226-9510 - Alt. Phone: Cell - (708) 790-1938


Mr. Smith, P.E., is a forensic mechanical engineer/design/safety expert since 1982:

Forklift trucks (past designer and tester of lift trucks for a major manufacturer), aerial work platform lifts (boom and scissor type), product testing, material handling/lifting/rigging equipment, accident reconstruction, machine guarding, safeguarding, warnings, agricultural and construction equipment, skid steer loaders, stability testing, loading dock safety, consumer products/testing, OSHA citations, codes & standards, standard of care in design.

Member (ANSI B56.1, B56.6) forklift trucks, (ANSI A92.5, A92.6) aerial work platforms booms and scissors.

Has consulted in over 1000 matters. Equipped with a testing laboratory and is networked to provide trial exhibits (physical and computer models, animation). Member of ASME, ASSE, NSPE, SAE, UL Standards Technical Panel.

Bachelor of Science Mechanical Engineering
Master of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
Registered Professional Engineer

Primary Area of Expertise:
Forensic Engineering

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